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May 8, 2018
 The Equifax offices in Atlanta, Sept. 12, 2017. A new start-up, Truework, will try to compete with an Equifax service known as The Work Number, which helps employers handle requests to verify a person’s employment history and salary. (Kevin D. Liles/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
145 million Social Security numbers, 99 million addresses and more: Every type of personal data Equifax lost to hackers, by the numbers
May 8, 2018 - 1:38pm
May 7, 2018
Ray Szmanda. Courtesy / Charles Szmanda, Facebookplay button
Ray Szmanda, longtime pitchman for Menards, dead at 91
May 7, 2018 - 3:38pm
resident Donald Trump and Republicans celebrate the House's passage of the American Health Care Act, at the White House in Washington, May 4, 2017. Democrats expect that voters will punish Republicans for voting to repeal the Affordable Care Act, even though the law survived. (Stephen Crowley/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Obamacare premiums to surge next year, early rate requests show
May 7, 2018 - 2:45pm
Stensland Family Farms near Larchwood, Iowa, is a family-owned operation that was established in 1915. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Stensland Family Farms promotes farm fresh and local
May 7, 2018 - 7:25am
Locally produced food has been a priority for the BisMan Food Cooperative since it opened in May 2016. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
BisMan Community Food Co-op puts focus on the story of food
May 7, 2018 - 6:43am
Ed Deckard, 74, a North Dakota Plant Science professor on the faculty since 1970, often is joined in the classroom by his wife, Brenda, 62, on staff as director of student services for the department. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Beloved ag prof: NDSU's Deckard cares about minds, hearts
May 7, 2018 - 6:37am
The draft legislation of the $100 billion Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 passed out of the House Agriculture Committee on April 18, but on a party line vote versus the bipartisan support the farm bill usually garners. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
SNAP fight in House could derail farm bill
May 7, 2018 - 6:37am
Students at Farm Safety Day in Steele, N.D., on April 25, 2018, learned about fire safety and got to try out some fire extinguishers under the direction of the Steele Rural Fire Department. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Farm Safety Day highlights ways to stay out of trouble, on and off the farm
May 7, 2018 - 6:07am
May 6, 2018
Pictured left to right are ambassadors Brian Bissonette and Barb Treat, Chamber President Deb Pfaff, Watermark board members Bev Erickson, Patricia Kelly and Trudy Peterson, executive director Lori Forshee-Donnay, Gregg Wilimek, ambassadors Rebecca Olson, Mya Beaulieau, Betsie Curb and Paul Diehl. Submitted photo.
Ambassadors congratulate Watermark Art Center
May 6, 2018 - 9:14am
Pictured left to right are ambassadors Paul Diehl, Sylvia Wildgen, Penny Echternach, Benita Dingman, Mya Beaulieu, staff Doug Karle, owner Dan Haugan, staff Karlee Meyer, ambassadors Paula Howard, Barb Treat, Jerry Downs and Russ Moen. Submitted photo.
Ambassadors congratulate new owner of The Bunkhouse
May 6, 2018 - 8:39am
Pictured left to right in the front row are ambassadors Barb Treat and Sylvia Wildgen, owner Keng Dechawuth and staff member Robert Hullett. In the back row are ambassadors Penny Echternach and Jerry Downs, staff members Sam Tjader, Jacquelin Phelps, Pornpatcharanun Kheethakorpaphan and Clarence Stately, and ambassadors Paula Howard, Benita Dingman and Noemi Aylesworth. Submitted photo.
Ambassadors welcome Bemidji Slurp Ramen
May 6, 2018 - 8:13am
May 4, 2018
At issue in a recent court action in the McM Inc. bankruptcy include transactions between McM and Ronald McMartin Sr. and and the Island Lake Irrevocable Trust property his son, Ron McMartin Jr., developed near Detroit Lakes, Minn. Photo taken Dec. 16, 2017, in Becker County, Minn., northeast of Detroit Lakes, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Trustee goes after McMartin's parents: Alleges fraud, $2M in “insider” transfers
May 4, 2018 - 11:00pm
Thick smoke pours from the fire at the Husky Enery oil refinery in Superior, Wis. on April 27.  Bob King / Forum News Service
Husky requiring liability waivers for northern Wis. refinery fire injuries
May 4, 2018 - 7:41pm
Paul Marvin, president and CEO of The Marvin Companies of Warroad, Minn., is the fourth generation of his family to lead the family-owned firm. Image courtesy of The Marvin Companies.
Marvin Cos.’ president and CEO opens a window on his family’s venerable Minnesota firm
May 4, 2018 - 4:03pm
Katie Pinke
Growing careers 97 miles from a Starbucks
May 4, 2018 - 3:27pm