STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Notebook: State gets jobs back
By Don Davis
Minnesota regained 1,200 jobs in August, pushing the state past the high mark it reached before the recession.
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development announced Th... Posted on 9/19/13 at 5:05 PM
SMARTMOVEFARGOMOORHEAD: A BLOG BY THE GREATER FARGO/MOORHEAD ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC Releases June Economic Indicators
The unemployment rate for the Fargo Moorhead MSA sits at 3.1% compared to a national unemployment rate at 7.3% (not seasonally adjusted). North Dakotas unemployment sits at 2.8% (May 2013).
Housing s... Posted on 7/17/13 at 3:01 PM
NEW PLATEAUS Give and Take
In this season of giving, here are two counter-intuitive truths about how Internet music piracy and product knock-offs benefit the original creators.
#1: In November, TechNewsDaily published a story ... Posted on 12/27/12 at 9:48 AM
RENEW ND Fargo ranks as top city for employment, but........
Fun to see Fargo as a lead story in Wall Street 24/7 and Yahoo for our high rate of employment, however I think they need a few more stock pictures so folks know it's not always blizzarding here. Here... Posted on 12/11/12 at 9:14 AM
NIE ROCKS! The Fiscal Cliff
What is the fiscal cliff? It is a term first used by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke to describe the impact on the economy of about $502 billion in expiring tax cuts and spending reductions, bot... Posted on 12/5/12 at 2:11 PM
NEW YORK — Upbeat news from the housing industry and luxury retailer Tiffany & Co. nudged the stock market higher Tuesday. Investors also got another market milestone when the Nasdaq composite closed above the 4,000-point mark for the first time in 13 years.
BISMARCK — The number of people reporting seven-figure incomes in oil-rich North Dakota nearly doubled last year and residents' average incomes rose 22 percent to an all-time high, boosted by the state's booming oil economy, state tax officials said.
James MacPherson, Associated Press
, November 20, 2013
NEW YORK — Investors pushed stocks higher Tuesday and drove the Dow Jones industrial average close to an all-time closing high on expectations that the Federal Reserve will keep its economic stimulus program in place.
NEW YORK — The stock market rose Thursday but it was a glitch on the Nasdaq exchange that became the day's big talking point. Trading on the Nasdaq was interrupted just after midday because of problems with a quote dissemination system.
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