Business

Atypical restoration

By ASHTON GERARD Staff Writer agerard@minotdailynews.com A group of friends with a passion for brewing beer and good times found an opportunity they couldn’t pass up – taking something that was old and rundown and making it new. Eric Johnson, Nick Holwegner, Brady Dixon and Dylan ...

Jones now full-time at Ackerman-Estvold

Cole Jones has joined the Ackerman-Estvold Minot office as a full-time Civil Engineer. Jones earned a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from North Dakota State University. He has worked in the Minot office as a seasonal intern for the last four summers. Jones will work in the ...

Trinity Health Physicians Receive Awards

Several Trinity Health physicians have been recognized for excellence by Trinity Health and the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Grand Forks. Bahram Nico, MD, and Mark Noel, DO, were named Trinity Health Physician of the Year and Humanitarian of the Year ...

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Meat glut hangs over markets U.S. producers of beef, pork, chicken, and turkey may produce over 100 billion pounds of meat this year, a record that is causing a stomachache for markets. Most U.S. livestock is fed a diet that is heavy in corn and soybeans, and low grain prices over the past ...

Hubrig promoted at United Community to vice president – marketing

United Community Bank has announced that Jennifer Hubrig has been promoted to vice president-marketing. Hubrig has been employed at United Community for four years and has been a marketing professional in the Minot area for six additional years, including director of marketing for the North ...

Acme Tools recognized with Kubota Elite Award of Excellence

GRAPEVINE, Texas– Kubota Tractor Corporation has honored Acme Tools in Minot with Kubota’s Elite Award of Excellence, the company’s most prestigious dealership certification and designation. The certification program was created by Kubota’s senior leadership team in conjunction with ...

A taste of Europe

Minot’s Daily Bread celebrated their grand opening last Monday, bringing European inspired baking to Minot. They are located at 1500 South Broadway. The bakery offers a variety of goods from breads and pastries to coffee and teas. Rezarta Dibra, owner and baker at Minot’s Daily ...

How to stretch summer job money

Toiling behind the ice cream counter or sweating on the lifeguard stand aren't just rites of passage for college students. You might need summer job money to help cover the ever-rising cost of tuition, living expenses and textbooks, plus visits home. Money earned from a summer gig may not ...

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Wheat Market Rising Wheat prices rose to a three-year high this week as traders grew increasingly concerned about drought conditions in the U.S. Great Plains and in northern Europe. Both regions are major producers of the grain, as well as other commodities. One of the hardest hit areas is ...

Bearscat heads North

FInding a crazy addition to throw on a donut is something Bearscat Bakehouse specializes in. Bearscat has made quite a name for itself in the Bismarck and Mandan areas and now brings its delicious treats up north to Minot. The first store was established in Bismarck in 2006. Then, in 2015, the ...

Pankow promoted at First International

First International Bank & Trust announced the promotion of Dave Pankow. Pankow started working at First International last September as a business banker. He was most recently promoted to vice president/director of real estate and construction. With his new role, Pankow will be ...

IRET sells properties in Minot, Williston

According to PRNewswire, IRET has closed on the sale of its interest in a Williston multifamily portfolio for an aggregate sale price of $42.3 million. IRET owned the majority interest in the Renaissance Heights and Williston Gardens properties, which consisted of 433 units and a vacant ...

Microsoft, FFA announce partnership

FARGO – The National FFA Organization and Microsoft Corp. announce a partnership to bring the convergence of innovative technology, science, research and entrepreneurship to classrooms in North Dakota and throughout the United States through a new program, Blue 365. Governor Doug Burgum, ...

Nationwide ‘Miracle Treat Day’ set for Aug. 2

The 13th annual Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day will take place on Thursday, Aug. 2, at area Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill locations. Participating locations will donate $1 or more of the proceeds from the day’s Blizzard sales and Blizzard coupon sales to Children’s Miracle Network ...

It might be time to replace your home’s CO detectors

First Alert, a well-known brand associated with home safety, along with health and safety officials, have issued a timely reminder to the public: the need to replace CO alarms as they approach expiration. According to First Alert, in 2011, North Dakota was among a dozen states that enacted ...

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Brighter outlook for farmers U.S. farmers finally got some good news last week, lifting their spirits and prices after months of dismal news. On Tuesday, President Trump announced that he was invoking a Depression-era program to help bail out farmers hurt by the trade disputes with buyers ...

Mountrail County Abstract Co. sold

North Dakota Guaranty & Title Co. announced it has completed the acquisition of Mountrail County Abstract Co. With the close of this acquisition, NDGT will provide a full range of title insurance, closing and escrow services, 1031 exchange services, tax and lien searches and title reports ...

A creative space

­By ASHTON GERARD Staff Writer agerard@minotdailynews.com Shabby chic styles and reclaimed pieces are a staple in homes throughout the state. The Foundry has been a place to find the perfect rustic addition to the home. With the addition of The Makery, they are encouraging people to make ...

July recipients of the Minot Area Chamber of Commerce Eagle Award Program

July recipients of the Minot Area Chamber of Commerce Eagle Award Program are: Lyle Opland (posthumously), Opland Insurance; Russ Gust, Trinity Health Exercise Physiology; Tanya Gillen, YMCA; Zack Doherty, McDonald’s Restaurants of Minot; Darl Enga, Pinkerton Animal Hospital; Blaize ...