Dan Gunderson Feature Archive

Kurdish residents in Fargo-Moorhead who fled Iraq and resettled in Fargo-Moorhead over the past 20 years are trying to reconnect their children with traditional language and culture. (12/27/2011)
A Minnesota organization is suing the Food and Drug Administration over regulation of nanotechnology. (12/22/2011)
A federal grant to expand early childhood education will target the White Earth Reservation. (12/20/2011)
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is sending plans for a Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion to Congress. (12/20/2011)
The Plains Art Museum in Fargo announced plans Thursday to open a "Center for Creativity" that will teach art to thousands of local elementary school students. (12/15/2011)
Stalled labor talks between American Crystal Sugar Co. and its factory workers are taking a toll in Hillsboro, N.D., a town of 1,600 between Fargo and Grand Forks where the sugar beet factory is the largest employer. (12/14/2011)
International business giant Hitachi is partnering with Microsoft to develop a new software business in Fargo within a year. (12/05/2011)
Gov. Mark Dayton met with an American Crystal executive and listened to locked out workers stories during a Saturday visit to Moorhead. Union workers have been locked out of jobs there since Aug. 1 on a contract dispute. (12/03/2011)
The president of American Crystal Sugar Co. said company shareholders are telling management to not back down in a labor dispute with union workers. (12/01/2011)
Researchers are studying ways to turn wasted natural gas from oil wells into farm fertilizer. (11/30/2011)
Locked-out American Crystal Sugar workers are gathering Wednesday evening for a prayer vigil in Moorhead. (11/30/2011)
After $60 million has been spent to buy and replace flood-prone homes along the Red River with permanent levees and floodwalls, Moorhead officials hope to kick-start the local housing market early next year with a mix of marketing and financial incentives. (11/29/2011)
Many Minnesota residents expect a bigger bill when their property tax statements arrive this month. But across the border, North Dakota residents are considering a proposal to make the state the first in the nation to abolish property taxes. (11/25/2011)
American Crystal Sugar Co. has begun advertising that it's seeking workers for its sugar factories, signaling a new phase in the company's lockout of its 1,300 union workers, which is in its fourth month. (11/22/2011)
Several small communities near Fargo-Moorhead are joining forces in an effort to stop a proposed Red River diversion. (11/17/2011)