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Company keeps Twin Cities’ geese populace under control

July 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. — The Canada geese were treasures once — majestic, rare, nearly hunted into oblivion. Tom Keefe spent the late 1970s on a farm in North Dakota, coaxing them back from the brink. Every prime specimen he raised was a thrill, ev…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Banking on growth: Trend of fewer small banks continues across the country

March 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A mix of increased competition and regulations are contributing to a decades-long trend of fewer small banks across the country.
That trend was exemplified by Choice Financial Group’s recent acquisition of Great Plains National Ban…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Businesses worry Delta rewards plan will raise travel costs

March 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Corporate travel managers worry that changes to Delta Air Lines’ frequent-flier program will cost their companies money, with employees booking higher-priced tickets to nab bigger rewards.
A survey conducted by the Business Travel Coalition found …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Banking on growth: Trend of fewer small banks continues across the country

March 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

By John Hageman
Forum News Service
GRAND FORKS — A mix of increased competition and regulations are contributing to a decades-long trend of fewer small banks across the country.
That trend was exemplified by Choice Financial Group’s recent acq…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Banking on growth: Trend of fewer small banks continues across the country

March 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

By John Hageman
Forum News Service
GRAND FORKS — A mix of increased competition and regulations are contributing to a decades-long trend of fewer small banks across the country.
That trend was exemplified by Choice Financial Group’s recent acq…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Mall of America launches $325M expansion for hotel, office tower

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — In a shower of confetti, Mall of America on Tuesday launched a $325 million expansion aimed at adding glitz and new elements of luxury to the nation’s largest mall.
The expansion will add a new Food Hall, underground valet p…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Mall of America launches $325M expansion for hotel, office tower

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — In a shower of confetti, Mall of America on Tuesday launched a $325 million expansion aimed at adding glitz and new elements of luxury to the nation’s largest mall.
The expansion will add a new Food Hall, underground valet p…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Three college students killed in Twin Cities-area collision

March 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

NORTHFIELD, Minn. — Three Carleton College students died on an icy road near Northfield on Friday after the SUV they were riding in spun out of control and crashed into an oncoming semi truck, the Minnesota State Patrol said.

James Adams, 20, of …continue reading on dglobe.com

Obama draws a big crowd in St. Paul: President outlines $302 billion transportation improvements plan

February 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — President Barack Obama came to St. Paul on Wednesday to showcase the city’s refurbished Union Depot transit hub as an example of the kinds of transportation development he wants for the rest of the nation.
“This project symbo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Obama draws a big crowd in St. Paul: President outlines $302 billion transportation improvements plan

February 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — President Barack Obama came to St. Paul on Wednesday to showcase the city’s refurbished Union Depot transit hub as an example of the kinds of transportation development he wants for the rest of the nation.
“This project symbo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com