Olive Garden, which is under construction now in Baxter just off Highway 371 and Glory Road by J.C. Penney Co., reported it expects to open in early October.
October will be a busy month in Baxter.
Costco Warehouse is also opening that month.
It's been two years to the day since a tornado cut a path through Wadena neighborhoods, destroying homes, devastating parks and dealing a mortal blow to the high school.
The community continues to move forward in its recovery.
Just after 5 p.m.
Crow Wing County received a petition for the establishment of a lake improvement district (LID) on Ruth Lake.
Tuesday, the board set the public hearing on the LID - which typically works to combat invasive aquatic species - for July 10.
FORT RIPLEY - Students who visit Audrey and Jerry Majerus' rural homestead don't have to imagine what going to school was like for their counterparts 110 years ago.
All they have to do is look inside the one-room school house. No iPods. No calculators.
Dunham's Sports hosted its grand opening June 1.
The addition in the Westgate Mall is the chain's 138th store. Store Manager Andrew Rakow said they are on pace to have more than 200 stores by the end of the year.
BAXTER - Everyone may love a parade, but Baxter City Council noted it now has a growing number of events on the calendar - from Fourth of July to thousands of churchgoers and, later, hundreds of motorcycles.