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How to make sure your donated items aren't burdening charities
Sleigh bells ring, the air is crisp, and the urges both to help fellow humans and to rack up a tax deduction by year's end overwhelm. In the...
2 hours 15 min ago
Goats become electrician's side business. No kidding!
When Talis Johnson and his sons aren't working for their business, Builders Electric in Sioux Falls, they're tending a growing herd of goats....
3 hours 15 min ago
December 6, 2019
Bethesda Rehab Hospital in St. Paul to cut half its beds as Fairview drops 340 workers system-wide
ST. PAUL, Minn. — M Health Fairview will dramatically reduce operations at Bethesda Rehabilitation Hospital near downtown St. Paul, eliminating...
14 hours 4 min ago
Cybersecurity 'has to be in your DNA' to fend off hacking threats
WEST FARGO, N.D. — Small- to mid-sized businesses may not face the tens of thousands of daily cyberattacks directed at big corporations or...
21 hours 45 min ago
Spirit Mountain to ask Duluth for $235K to stay afloat
DULUTH -- Unless the city of Duluth agrees to provide Spirit Mountain with a $235,000 subsidy, the ski hill will have only about enough money...
23 hours 30 sec ago
Twitter wanted to be the town square. Now it's also grappling with being a cemetery
Aaronekia Williams still visits her brother's Twitter page, even though he died in 2014. She'll read though his old jokes for a laugh, occasionally...
December 6, 2019 - 10:31am
December 5, 2019
UND analyst expects regional economy to feel effect of 2019 crop losses
GRAND FORKS — The ripple effect of what likely will be multibillion-dollar crop losses will be felt in many sectors of the Grand Forks regional...
December 5, 2019 - 5:57pm
American Crystal Sugar looks to get past this year's 'bump in the road'
FARGO — As a grower for American Crystal Sugar Co. and chairman of the co-op’s board, Curt Knutson tried to look for a bright side to a miserable...
December 5, 2019 - 4:22pm
Mayo closes two more facilities, blames rural health care crisis
Mayo Clinic on Wednesday announced it will close facilities in Springfield and Lamberton in southwestern Minnesota early next year, continuing...
December 5, 2019 - 2:18pm
Duluth's Aerial Lift Bridge reopens to shipping
DULUTH — The Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth reopened to shipping traffic Thursday, Dec. 5, after closing due to excessive ice weight Monday....
December 5, 2019 - 2:03pm
North Dakota oil pipeline spill cleanup continues
EDINBURG, N.D. -- TC Energy crews worked through the holiday weekend as cleanup efforts continue at the oil spill site outside Edinburg. A company...
December 5, 2019 - 10:55am
Sioux Falls VA got snap inspection. Here's what it found
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A snap inspection of the Sioux Falls VA showed the health care system got a mostly clean bill of health. The report of the...
December 5, 2019 - 10:11am
Italian pasta increasingly is made of wheat from the U.S. and Canada
Italy, the world's biggest pasta consumer, can't abandon the North American wheat used to make spaghetti and macaroni after smaller plantings...
December 5, 2019 - 9:02am
December 4, 2019
JBS to buy Minnesota beef plant, saving 145 jobs
PIPESTONE — The September announcement that J&B Group would close its beef processing operation in Pipestone brought a cloud of worry over...
December 4, 2019 - 6:27pm
Analysis: Trump's $28 billion trade war bailout may be overpaying some farmers
President Donald Trump's $28 billion farm bailout may be paying many growers more than the trade war with China has cost them. The U.S. Department...
December 4, 2019 - 12:31pm