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April 12, 2018
Alex Byczynski, left, Jason Steffen, Karla Ulloa and Ed Baron of Odra Street Sweeper, LLC, work in the Grand Forks plant of the Canadian Company, Challenger Manufacturing Ltd. building the Broom Badger Street Sweeper that is sold primarily in the U.S. as well as internationally. Eric Hylden / Forum News Serviceplay button
Brewing trade battles complicate North Dakota exporters' business
April 12, 2018 - 2:10pm
April 4, 2018
Soybeans are unloaded at dusk during harvest in Buda, Illinois, on Sept. 29, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Brewing trade war compounds woes of Midwest farmers
April 4, 2018 - 12:11pm
April 2, 2018
Attendees' trucks are parked outside of the Dallas Convention Center during the 16th annual Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on Aug. 22, 2014. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
Trucking prices set for new surge as U.S. keeps tabs on drivers
April 2, 2018 - 1:10pm
March 28, 2018
Cass County sales tax shrinks while state sees growth
March 28, 2018 - 6:19pm
February 7, 2018
Trygve Olson cartoon: The Dow Joneses
February 7, 2018 - 7:59am
February 2, 2018
President Donald Trump arrives on stage to speak to a House and Senate Republican conference at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. (Tom Brenner/ The New York Times / Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
The economy added 200,000 jobs in January
February 2, 2018 - 10:30am
January 31, 2018
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Grand Forks city leaders want to use a million-dollar art project to boost the local economy
January 31, 2018 - 10:01am
January 26, 2018
President Donald Trump listens to a question from a reporter at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Friday, January 26, 2018. When asked if he tried to fire the special counsel Robert Mueller, Trump called it "fake news." Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is behind Trump. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
US economic growth slowed in 2017's fourth quarter, missing Trump's targets
January 26, 2018 - 9:41am
January 3, 2018
 Five ships wait at anchor in the ice and fog on Lake Superior Monday afternoon. Bob King / Forum News Service
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am
January 1, 2018
Natural gas produced from an oil well is burned off in Belfield, N.D. (Jim Wilson/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Oil production booms as new year begins
January 1, 2018 - 2:21pm
December 31, 2017
Dust drifts over a cornfield in Alden, Iowa, on Aug. 28, 2017. Corn dominates the landscape and is primarily used for producing ethanol and feeding hogs. Iowa is the leading U.S. producer of corn and pork. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
'Smothered' and 'shoved aside' in rural America
December 31, 2017 - 9:30am
December 26, 2017
Jennifer Gammell and her son Bryce Lee Garcia, 16, shop for Legos at a Target on Thanksgiving Day in Torrance, Calif., Nov. 23, 2017. More than 174 million Americans shopped from Thursday through Monday, the National Retail Federation said Tuesday, about 10 million more than it had forecast. (Carlos Gonzalez/The New York Times) Copyright 2017 New York Times
Retailers see biggest increase in holiday sales since 2011, report says
December 26, 2017 - 4:37pm
November 28, 2017
Demonstrators hold a banner and flags during a protest against the North American Free Trade Agreement in Mexico City on Aug. 16, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Brett Gundlock.
NAFTA's ugly reality: U.S.-Mexico wage gap is actually widening
November 28, 2017 - 1:44pm
November 22, 2017
37 of 38 economists said the GOP tax plans would grow the debt. The 38th misread the question.
November 22, 2017 - 10:31am
November 7, 2017
Fargo Planning Director Jim Gilmour (left), West Fargo Economic Development Director Matt Marshall and Moorhead Economic Development Authority Executive Director Cindy Graffeo discuss emerging needs for their cities Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, during an event at the Courtyard by Marriott Fargo-Moorhead hotel hosted by the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber / Special to The Forum
City leaders discuss rising population, emerging needs in F-M-WF
November 7, 2017 - 3:16pm