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Bobcat, NDSU ink $600,000 R&D pact

September 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WEST FARGO Bobcat Co. is pledging to continue its support of research and development with North Dakota State University via NDSU’s Technology Incubator, where Bobcat is an anchor tenant. Continue Reading

Bobcat Co. breaks ground on $20M Bismarck facility

May 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Bobcat Co. is investing $35 million in an expansion and renovations in Bismarck, about 3½ years after closing its manufacturing plant and laying off nearly 500 workers. Continue Reading

New bobcat season opens

December 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Option for East River hunters and trappers is first of its kind.
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Bobcat expanding in Bismarck, creating 200 jobs

April 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Bobcat Co. said it plans to expand its operations in Bismarck and to eventually hire about 200 more workers, almost 2½ years after the construction equipment maker closed its manufacturing plant in the North Dakota capital and laid off nearly 500 people. Continue Reading

Bobcat to transfer new line to Litchfield and move compact line to N.D.

April 17, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Bobcat Company announced Tuesday the company will transfer its compact attachments line production from its Litchfield plant to a North Dakota facility and then will relocate its heavy equipment attachment operations from Doosan equipment facility in North Carolina to Litchfield.
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GF&P eyes East River bobcat season

December 7, 2011 in The Daily Republic

The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department will consider creating a bobcat hunting season for all or parts of East River if public support can be found for the idea. Continue Reading

Bobcat union donates $10,000 to locked out Crystal workers

September 15, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Members of the United Steelworkers Local 560 at Bobcat’s Gwinner, N.D., manufacturing facility have donated $10,000 to locked out American Crystal Sugar Co. union workers and their families. Continue Reading

Minnetonka man arrested for Meeker County skid loader theft

March 11, 2011 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD A 42-year-old Minnetonka man was arrested and booked into the Hennepin County Jail last week on stolen property charges for allegedly stealing a Bobcat skid loader in Meeker County. Continue Reading

N.D. keeps low unemployment after Bobcat’s closing

February 13, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Employment in Bismarck-Mandan was up or steady in 2010, with job growth in several sectors, including construction, health services and government.
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Bobcat pioneer Keller dies at 87

July 13, 2010 in West Central Tribune

Louis Keller, a self-taught tinkerer who helped invent the loader that made Bobcat a household name, died on Sunday at age 87. Continue Reading