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St. Paul approves more expensive renovation of American Indian Magnet School
Conservative gun rights activist tailed off campus by mocking protesters
Bloomberg qualifies for Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas
Minnesota legislators push to test, securely store all rape kits
Republican says Minnesota should change same-day voting registration rules
Now or never: Gophers men’s basketball must go on run to make NCAA tournament
UND men's basketball prepares for demanding Summit League stretch
NCAA ponders one-time transfer rule for all sports
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November 8, 2019
UND, other regional universities working on growing retention rates
GRAND FORKS — University of North Dakota calls it the “year of retention.” Over the past decade the school’s retention rate has been...
November 8, 2019 - 5:58pm
February 6, 2017
Tuition waivers don't always attract longtimers to N.D.
GRAND FORKS — Are students who graduate from the North Dakota University System sticking around, or are they setting off for other states?...
February 6, 2017 - 7:32pm
December 28, 2016
F-M college campus retention efforts aim to help students succeed
FARGO—Brooke Feltman has done well in her nursing studies by taking advantage of the spectrum of support services available to students who...
December 28, 2016 - 5:59pm
NDSU awarded $200,000 to help at-risk students
FARGO—North Dakota State University was recently awarded $200,000 to help upperclassmen at risk of not completing their studies overcome obstacles...
December 28, 2016 - 5:56pm
Campus retention efforts aim to help students succeed
FARGO—Brooke Feltman has done well in her nursing studies by taking advantage of the spectrum of support services available to students...
December 28, 2016 - 4:53pm
September 3, 2016
N.D. isn't immune to the difficulties of recruiting and retaining hunters, anglers
Brad Olson spent the afternoon of his 39th birthday in the woods near Grand Forks with his two camo-clad sons, checking trail cameras and deer...
September 3, 2016 - 1:34pm
June 2, 2015
Minnesota job opportunities increase
MONTEVIDEO -- Last winter Julie Redepenning offered to give a presentation on labor market conditions to teachers in the Upper Minnesota River...
June 2, 2015 - 9:35am
May 19, 2015
Young professionals group seeks more involvement in Bismarck business community
The area's young professionals would like to play a larger role in community employee retention and attraction efforts, according to TJ Jerke,...
May 19, 2015 - 11:17am
February 2, 2015
Employers going to great lengths to retain workers, lure new ones
Fargo - It used to be a help wanted ad was enough for local builders to fill open jobs. But in an especially tight labor market - with statewide...
February 2, 2015 - 8:54am
December 10, 2014
Ridgewater students get scholarships Otto Bremer Foundation
WILLMAR, Minn. -- For 42 students on Ridgewater College's Willmar campus, the path to finishing school is a little clearer now. The students...
December 10, 2014 - 11:12am
September 26, 2014
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Workforce campaign shows promising early results
North Dakota continues to have the lowest unemployment rate in the country with literally thousands of jobs available in high-demand industries...
September 26, 2014 - 12:00am
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT: Workforce: What's next?
It's a problem facing nearly every employer in every industry throughout the northern Plains -- not enough workers with the right skills to fill available jobs. Recruitment campaigns have been launched, businesses are offering incentives for new workers, and colleges and universities...
September 26, 2014 - 12:00am
August 29, 2014
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT: Child care as a recruitment tool
Since its launch in 1972, Digi-Key Corp. has grown to become the sixth largest electronic component distributor in the world. It currently employs...
August 29, 2014 - 12:00am
August 11, 2014
Prairie Business magazine announces 50 Best Places to Work
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The September issue of Prairie Business magazine will celebrate the 50 Best Places to Work in the northern Plains. Companies...
August 11, 2014 - 2:14pm
May 27, 2014
Prairie Business magazine announces Best Places to Work contest
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Studies have shown that companies with the best employee morale enjoy lower turnover, better financial performance than industry...
May 27, 2014 - 11:16am