Business Beat - MARCH 21 - KXNet.com - Bismarck/Minot/Williston/Dickinson-KXNEWS,ND

Business Beat - MARCH 21

Posted: Updated:

When Kohl's moved into Minot -- plans called for a restaurant of some sort to be constructed in the far northeast portion of the parking lot -- right here -- we now know what that will be. Panera Bread is planned for this site...along with retail space as well on the western portion of the building that will be constructed. Panera is known for, bread of course...along with pastas and other light fare. No word on when construction is slated to begin.

First International Bank and Trust of Minot is almost officially back after the Mouse River flood wiped out their original location at Arrowhead. Last fall, the bank started construction of a new location where the old Burger King stood. President John Drady says building back in this location was important for the bank...being that it is the original location in Minot. Monday is the first day the bank will be open...with an official grand opening celebration slated for next month.

Finally, on North Hill, you may have noticed that ING has changed over to Cognizant. The sale was completed in 2012 and what it means for the 600 plus employees in the Magic City is more opportunity. ING was exclusively dealing with financial matters...now with the Cognizant takeover, employees here are still working with ING as a client...but much much more as well -- including the booming healthcare industry...making training like this necessary.

(Casey Klein - Cognizant) "ING has been very financial oriented and now with Cognizant we are bringing in new customers and with that comes new opportunities. The healthcare industry...we got our first new customer."

Cognizant, as always...is hiring at its Minot location. With Business Beat, I'm Perry Olson.

  • Minot/Williston NewsMore>>

  • MHS Boys Golf Team Preparing for Season Opener

    MHS Boys Golf Team Preparing for Season Opener

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:01 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:01:35 GMT
    The Minot High boys golf team is looking to pick up right where it left off last season. 21 players are out for this years team that returns 4 of its top 6 golfers after finishing 4th last year in the
    The Minot High boys golf team is looking to pick up right where it left off last season. 21 players are out for this years team that returns 4 of its top 6 golfers after finishing 4th last year in the
  • Student Spotlight --- Dunseith

    Student Spotlight --- Dunseith

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:48:49 GMT
    Finally tonight, Student Spotlight - where we focus on a top graduate from a local high school. This time, we're in Dunseith where Molly Allery is at the top of her class. (Molly Allery, Dunseith Senior)
    Finally tonight, Student Spotlight - where we focus on a top graduate from a local high school. This time, we're in Dunseith where Molly Allery is at the top of her class. (Molly Allery, Dunseith Senior)
  • Moldy Homes Reopening?

    Moldy Homes Reopening?

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:55 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:55:38 GMT
    Nearly three years after the flood of the Mouse River, some Minot homes are just now being cleaned up and rebuilt. But some homeowners say the flooded homes that had been untouched until now - what some
    Nearly three years after the flood of the Mouse River, some Minot homes are just now being cleaned up and rebuilt. But some homeowners say the flooded homes that had been untouched until now - what some
Quick Clicks
Closings/Delays
View list
Calendar
What's happening?
Lottery Results
Feeling lucky?
Viewer Photos
Submit yours!
Road Report
Current conditions
TV Listings
See what's on
Gas Prices
Check near you
E-Mail Newsletter
Signup now

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
Powered by WorldNow
General information or questions:
kxinfo@kxnet.com

News:
Bismarck:
Phone: 701-223-9197
News Fax: 701-223-1985

News:
Minot:
Phone: 701-852-2104
News Fax: 701-838-1050
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KXNET. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.