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January 12, 2018
An auction-goer for the BMO Harris Bank bankruptcy collateral sale in Manvel, N.D., for the McM Inc. farm waits in the shade of a row of wagons. The sale brought an estimated $1.3 million to help satisfy the bank’s $42 million debt. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Lake trustee of McM farm denies fraud, says banker BMO was informed
January 12, 2018 - 5:25pm
January 6, 2018
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AgweekTV: A Voice for FFA
January 6, 2018 - 8:30am
December 28, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based at St. Thomas, N.D., says he has no plans of quitting farming, despite false rumors. He's endured rumors of financial collapse and even that he'd committed suicide. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
Judge approves McM Inc. farm bankruptcy payout of $9.1 million to secured creditors
December 28, 2017 - 6:44pm
December 23, 2017
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AgweekTV: McMartin Bankruptcy Update
December 23, 2017 - 8:00am
September 29, 2017
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St. Thomas farmer McMartin discloses financials
September 29, 2017 - 11:17pm
September 21, 2017
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Bankrupt Toys R Us is hiring for the holidays
September 21, 2017 - 2:44pm
September 18, 2017
Cities archdiocese bankruptcy costs mount
September 18, 2017 - 8:22pm
August 30, 2017
Doug Murch (right) a Fargo lawyer representing BMO Harris Bank of Chicago, is present for bidding at the McM Inc., in a Manvel, N.D., lot on Aug. 30. Prices for potato equipment were fair to “light” while the farm’s livestock equipment sales were strong. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Bankrupt North Dakota farm giant McM sells off equipment collateral
August 30, 2017 - 7:35pm
August 14, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based at St. Thomas, N.D., says he has no plans of quitting farming, despite false rumors. He's endured rumors of financial collapse and even that he'd committed suicide. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
August 14, 2017 - 4:26pm
July 10, 2017
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Former Twins SP Livan Hernandez files for bankruptcy
July 10, 2017 - 5:39pm
May 8, 2017
Kenny Johnson and his cousin, Al Johnson, have started Elkhorn Farms, a 20,000-acre farming venture based in an old bank building in the business district of  Walhalla, N.D. Mikkel Pates/ Forum News Serviceplay button
Meet Elkhorn Farms: Landlords formed it to farm 20K acres from McM Inc.
May 8, 2017 - 6:37am
April 10, 2017
Susan Bala, with her attorney Mark Beauchene on July 14, 2005, comments to the media about her sentence of 27 months for her part in the Racing Services Inc. scandal at the Federal Courthouse in Fargo. Forum News Service file photo.
North Dakota Senate votes to set aside $15.2 million for Bala case
April 10, 2017 - 3:39pm
April 3, 2017
Gordmans will stay open in Grand Forks, three other ND cities
April 3, 2017 - 7:26pm
An early view of the Gordmans store in Fargo, 5100 14th Ave. S., which opened in March 2001. Special to Forum News Service
Gordmans will stay open in four ND cities, close in five Minn. locations
April 3, 2017 - 5:31pm
March 17, 2017
The Catholic Diocese of Duluth has been under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection since December 2015. File photo / Forum News Service
Duluth Diocese gets bankruptcy extension
March 17, 2017 - 5:05pm