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September 25, 2017
A packed Gorecki Alumni center listen to Neel Kashkari, president of the Minnesota Federal Reserve, talk about how the fed worked its way through the great rescession and took questions in a town hall style forum. Joshua Komer/Forum News Service
Federal Reserve president answers economy questions in Grand Forks
September 25, 2017 - 9:26pm
September 22, 2017
Montevideo, population 5,383, is the county seat of Chippewa County in southwestern Minnesota. Mike Dvorak / MinnPost
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
September 22, 2017 - 12:53pm
September 14, 2017
The plains of North Dakota are seen from an aircraft about 45 miles from the North Dakota and Canada border. (Bridget Bennett/The New York Times)
Think rural areas are falling behind? Think again.
September 14, 2017 - 11:39am
September 12, 2017
Derek Mathis, 23, of Hazelwood, Pennsylvania. Median household income in America was $59,039 last year, surpassing the previous high of $58,655 set in 1999.  Jeff Swensen for The Washington Post.
Middle-class income hit highest level on record in 2016, Census Bureau reports
September 12, 2017 - 3:37pm
July 24, 2017
Minnesota gains 4,400 jobs in June
July 24, 2017 - 5:26pm
July 13, 2017
Special to The Forum
Shopping habits are hurting American jobs, especially today
July 13, 2017 - 8:55am
June 29, 2017
A customer inspects a new iPhone 7 plus smartphone inside the Apple Covent Garden store in London on Sept. 16, 2016. Bloomberg photo by Chris Ratcliffe.
The app economy is about to explode
June 29, 2017 - 11:08am
June 28, 2017
MovetoNWOntario.ca, an immigration portal and job-search website supported by the provincial and federal governments.
Help wanted, eh? Northwestern Ontario recruiting American workers
June 28, 2017 - 5:27pm
June 26, 2017
Wheat stalks stand at a farm near Drysdale, Australia.  Bloomberg photo by Carla Gottgens.
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
June 26, 2017 - 2:59pm
June 22, 2017
Jim Lucachick, Beltrami County Commissioner and owner of Lucachick Architecture Inc., was one of the speakers Thursday during a Jobs for Minnesotans press conference at the Bemidji Eagles Club in support of Enbridge’s Line 3 Pipeline Replacement Project. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Labor group urges support for Line 3 project
June 22, 2017 - 6:41pm
June 16, 2017
Owners Bob and Judy Herington and longtime employee Jenni Carroll, left, at Herington’s Shoe Store Friday. The store will be closing soon after 70 years of business and all three agreed that the people they met was the best part of working there. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Ready for a new chapter: After 40 years of running downtown shoe store, owners are looking to new interests
June 16, 2017 - 4:52pm
June 14, 2017
Mike Block, Bemidji resident and BSU grad, speaks of starting his own 3D printing business in Bemidji at an entrepreneurs meetup at the LaunchPad. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Bemidji resident shares 3D printing startup idea with business leaders
June 14, 2017 - 6:46pm
May 23, 2017
SURVEY: Optimism abound for Minnesota manufacturers
May 23, 2017 - 5:56pm
May 14, 2017
Correcting the course: Beltrami County, Red Lake working to reverse unemployment, poverty trends
May 14, 2017 - 7:03am
May 12, 2017
BELTRAMI COUNTY: Unemployment, poverty remains regional challenge
May 12, 2017 - 4:21pm
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