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Snow removal on Crow Wing County's agenda
Disgruntled employee who killed five in Illinois had felony record that forbade gun ownership
Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
Weather Drawing: Tasty treats
Business Notes for Feb. 17
Good Samaritan Society - Bethany named a high performer by U.S. News & World Report
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Biz Buzz: Development plan features green design
Boundaries are important when responding to work communication after hours
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Area Male Athlete: Up-tempo Pequot perfect for Schommer
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Beavers get 5-point weekend, move in to 4th in WCHA
Denver goalie Cooley blanks UMD for a second time this season
Bemidji State shuts out NMU, moves into tie for 4th in WCHA
Athlete of the Week
Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
Our Opinion: It's past time to put down our cellphones
Wealth Column: Here's what you need to know if your Valentine manages the money
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
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Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
What's Up Outdoors: In search of sturgeon on Lake Winnebago
CWD found in wild deer in Crow Wing County
Retirement on the horizon for Crookston bait shop owners
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Clergy View: Agree to disagree
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
The pain of Frida Kahlo
TV show delves into Kensington Runestone
'Love Letters' performance to benefit Plut Scholarship
Performing Arts - Feb. 14
Legendary Whitesidewalls to perform in Staples
Her Voice Magazine
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Fred and Karen Nygaard
Paul F. Caquelin
Joel Brian Carlson
Timothy J. McGuire
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Shopko to shut additional tri-state area locations
GREEN BAY, Wis. — A handful of stores in Upper Midwestern states are slated to close after general merchandise retailer Shopko announced it...
January 17, 2019 - 5:34pm
January 5, 2019
Survival of Sears hangs by thread as bid ruling said to be delayed
Eddie Lampert is struggling to convince bankers for Sears Holdings Corp. that his bid to keep the retailer alive is adequate. But he'll have...
January 5, 2019 - 12:04pm
December 28, 2018
Kmart, Sears announce more closings, including Grand Forks
Grand Forks’ Kmart is slated to close in late March 2019, parent company Sears Holdings Corp. announced Friday. The store at Grand Cities Mall...
December 28, 2018 - 2:35pm
December 21, 2018
Healing the holiday hurt: A tough season to avoid overspending
DULUTH — For many, the magic of the holiday season can induce a sort of magical thinking — a belief that our lavish generosity will somehow...
December 21, 2018 - 8:35pm
December 10, 2018
Minnesota apparel firm puts shoplifters to work
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - A Minnesota lakes country apparel wholesaler has taken a different approach to punishing people who shoplift from their...
December 10, 2018 - 10:05am
December 5, 2018
Shopko Hometown closing 39 stores
ABERDEEN, S.D. - Shopko is closing 39 stores in 14 states, including several in the four-state region. Liquidation sales are set to begin Friday,...
December 5, 2018 - 5:23pm
November 30, 2018
Two beer brands are booming while rest of US industry goes flat
It's not all bad news in the sluggish U.S. beer market. Sure, consumers are drinking less brew, increasingly swapping out mainstream brands like...
November 30, 2018 - 11:26am
Pinke: Shop small, shop intentional, shop often
Online shopping is easy. I can shop in my pajamas, using my phone in the comfort of my bed, when my house is quiet and everyone — even the...
November 30, 2018 - 6:00am
November 29, 2018
Starbucks will soon start blocking porn on all of its public Wi-Fi
Bad news for creeps: Starbucks has announced that it will soon block access to porn websites via the company's Wi-Fi network. So pervs have only...
November 29, 2018 - 5:31pm
PBR reaches last-minute settlement with MillerCoors
The fate of Pabst Blue Ribbon was in the hands of a jury. The classic lager - the cheap, light beer of choice among many hipsters and baby boomers...
November 29, 2018 - 9:03am
November 28, 2018
US consumer watchdog to investigate video game loot boxes
Critics say they're a form of gambling. Video game companies disagree. Now the FTC says it's looking into the bundles of digital goods.
November 28, 2018 - 9:57am
November 23, 2018
For crowds that still show up for Black Friday, it's a gray area
Many of the same deals are online, but "a website can't give you goosebumps."
November 23, 2018 - 9:39pm
November 21, 2018
Annual Fish House Parade keeps holiday revelers close to home in Aitkin
AITKIN, Minn. — The year was 1991. Civic and business leaders in the city of Aitkin were tired of living in a ghost town on the day after Thanksgiving....
November 21, 2018 - 3:47pm
November 12, 2018
Amazon borrows holiday tips from retailers it crushed
With Black Friday just around the corner, retailers are revealing their tactics for vacuuming up consumers' holiday gift dollars. And with this...
November 12, 2018 - 4:29pm
October 31, 2018
Mall of America has splashy plans for water park upgrade; nonprofit financing proposed
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - Plans for a large water park attached to the Mall of America have been updated for a special meeting Thursday at which the...
October 31, 2018 - 10:31am