Business

Falcon Farming

Farmers near Phoenix are getting some help ridding their fields of pests without using pesticides to do so. Small birds and other animals are a real problem for one family strawberry farm in…

MN Sunday Liquor Sales Close to a Done Deal

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota lawmakers have officially given their approval for the sale of liquor on Sundays in the state. The House approved the bill 88 to 39 and sent the bill to Governor Dayton, who has said he…

Tree Trimming Begins in the City of Fargo

FARGO, N.D. -- Winter is just about over, but, before the leaves of spring appear, city crews are finishing up another season of tree trimming. Spring officially arrives later this month, and,…

Rick Perry Confirmed as Energy Secretary

WASHINGTON D.C. -- The Senate has confirmed former Texas Gov. Rick Perry to serve as energy secretary. The vote was 62-37. Perry, who once pledged to eliminate the department, has repeatedly…

Burglary at Fargo Islamic Center

  FARGO, N.D. -- Fargo police are investigating a burglary at the Islamic Center. Money was from taken from the center at 601 28th Street South. The break-in was discovered Wednesday and it appears the burglary took place earlier. Fargo…

ND Lawmakers Battle Over State-Owned Casino Proposal

  BISMARCK, N.D. -- Some North Dakota lawmakers say a proposal to allow state-owned casinos is retaliatory. They say the proposal by House majority leader Rep. Al Carlson of Fargo risks angering American Indian tribes even more when relations have…

Subpoena Withdrawn in Wilansky DAPL Case

  MORTON COUNTY, N.D. -- Prosecutors have withdrawn a subpoena for a man ordered to testify about a violent late-November clash between police and Dakota Access pipeline protesters. Steve Martinez, 42, a protester from Williston, had been ordered to testify…

Gov. Dayton Recovering After Surgery for Prostate Cancer

  ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Minnesota Gov. Dayton has gone under the knife to treat his prostate cancer. The Democrat had surgery this morning at Mayo Clinic in Rochester. A spokesman says Dayton's surgery went as planned and concluded around 11:30…

Moorhead Man Charged in Bar Altercation in Dent

  DENT, Minn. -- A Moorhead man is facing a charge of making terroristic threats after an incident at a bar. Authorities arrested 23-year-old Cody Ridley after he was thrown out of the Dugout Bar in Dent last weekend. They…

Fargo Man Identified in Fatal Work Accident

  FARGO, N.D. -- Authorities release the name of the worker killed in an accident at a south Fargo business on Tuesday. Nathan Martinson, 41, of Fargo, was pinned between two trucks at Custom Truck and Auto Shine in the…

Boston's Coming to West Fargo

  WEST FARGO, N.D. -- Boston's Restaurant & Sports Bar is coming to West Fargo. The first North Dakota location is expected to open this year with plans for expansion in Fargo, Bismarck and Minot. Boston's offers a contemporary, sit-down…

Local Business Owners Share Key to Success

FARGO, N.D. -- If you're not sure what direction your company is headed, there's a prescription for small business success. A local group of professionals with years of experience hosted a Business…

YouTube Announces YouTube TV Cable Free Subscriptions

NATIONAL -- YouTube has officially entered into the television streaming business. Company officials announced a way users can watch their favorite shows LIVE and on-demand without a cable or satellite subscription and be able to choose from up to 40…

Lawsuit May Halt Construction on Dakota Access Pipeline

  MORTON COUNTY, N.D. -- A federal judge says he'll likely decide within a week whether to temporarily halt construction of the final section of the Dakota Access pipeline. U.S. District Judge James Boasberg held a hearing in a lawsuit…

City of Fargo Incorporates Mandatory Social Media Training

  FARGO, N.D. -- A city of Fargo worker has been issued a written reprimand for an inflammatory social media post about the Dakota Access protesters. A spokesman says the employee, a 17-year veteran of the city, apologized for writing…

Most Popular

Categories: Business