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April 11, 2017
A mountain of grain sits in a storage pile, as midwestern grain farmers and merchants struggle to find storage space after three years of record harvests, near Minburn, Iowa, U.S., March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Scott Morgan
Global surplus leads to grain piled on runways, parking lots and fields
April 11, 2017 - 8:22am
April 7, 2017
Job growth slows as U.S. unemployment rate drops to 4.5 percent
April 7, 2017 - 8:07am
March 20, 2017
Tourists and visitors crowd the Reflecting Pool and the Washington Monument (C) with the U.S. Capitol in the background, in the days prior to Donald J. Trump's inauguration, in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
Travel ban, strong dollar could put a damper on tourism
March 20, 2017 - 8:37am
March 10, 2017
People wait in line to enter the Nassau County Mega Job Fair at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York, U.S. October 7, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/File Photo
Strong job growth, rising wages set stage for Fed rate hike
March 10, 2017 - 9:51am
March 7, 2017
A mule truck moves a container in the Port of Miami in Miami, Florida, U.S., May 19, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Oil imports lift U.S. trade deficit to near five-year high
March 7, 2017 - 1:10pm
March 6, 2017
Frayne Olson, an extension crops economist for the NDSU Extension Service, was one of many experts that gave presentations during an ag conference sponsored by the Extension Service on Monday, October 24, 2016 at the Ramada Inn in Grand Forks, N.D. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
Focus on efficiency
March 6, 2017 - 7:00pm
March 4, 2017
Don Wille, owner of Wille Logging Lumber and Timber in Puposky, leans on timber he logged out of Itasca State Park after storms this past summer.  Forum News Service photo
Milder temperatures in Minnesota bring a new challenge to timber industry
March 4, 2017 - 5:19pm
February 23, 2017
People attend the Tesla and Space X booth at TechFair LA, a technology job fair, in Los Angeles Jan. 26, 2017. Lucy Nicholson / Reuters
U.S. labor, housing markets data underscore economy's stamina
February 23, 2017 - 10:54am
February 22, 2017
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, center, listens to President Donald Trump speak during a "strategic initiatives" lunch at the White House Feb. 22, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Trump seeks jobs advice from some firms that offshore U.S. work
February 22, 2017 - 3:10pm
February 20, 2017
Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
February 20, 2017 - 9:31pm
February 16, 2017
Construction workers build a single family home in San Diego Feb. 15, 2017. Mike Blake / Reuters
US housing starts drop; permits rise to one-year high
February 16, 2017 - 10:19am
February 15, 2017
Scott Green, Market President of Starion Bank, speaks on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, during the Chamber of Commerce’s annual Economic Outlook Forum at Fargo’s Ramada Plaza & Suites. David Samson / Forum News Service
Economist: New recession unlikely for now as America enters 'bunny market'
February 15, 2017 - 5:44pm
November 29, 2016
Greater Minnesota struggling economically, data shows worst-hit areas cast ballots for Trump
November 29, 2016 - 8:45pm
November 24, 2016
In rural Minnesota, residents facing economic challenges, opportunities
November 24, 2016 - 8:33pm
August 25, 2016
Column: Minnesota's economy faces a turning point
August 25, 2016 - 9:05pm