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Eleven months after a group of investors formed an LLC to purchase and save a grocery store in Bird Island, they report that the store is seeing increased sales and enjoying local patronage. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Small town Minn. grocery store shares tips on how to remain viable
11 min 14 sec ago
Walmart and Google announced Aug. 23, 2017, Google would start offering Walmart products to people who shop on Google Express, the company’s online shopping mall, making the first time the world’s biggest retailer has made its products available online in the United States outside of its own website.(Google Express via The New York Times)
Walmart and Google are plotting to change your shopping habits
4 hours 55 min ago
Cargill offices at 4340 18th Avenue South in Fargo. David Samson / The Forum
Minnesota-based Cargill, Bill Gates bet on startup making meat without slaughter
7 hours 24 min ago
August 21, 2017
The Google logo is pictured atop an office building in Irvine, California, U.S., August 7, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
August 21, 2017 - 5:48pm
Crowds in front of the Macy's store in Herald Square in New York, Nov. 24, 2016. Macy’s has received a takeover approach from Hudson’s Bay Company, the Canadian owner of Saks, people briefed on the matter said on Feb. 3, 2017. Talks between the two companies are at an early stage and may still fall apart or lead to a partnership of some kind rather than a sale. (Alex Wroblewski/The New York Times)
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
August 21, 2017 - 5:04pm
August 20, 2017
Frank and Mary Alice Hansen started Sawbill Canoe Outfitters in 1957. (Sawbill Canoe Outfitters photo)
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
Pro soccer stadium in St. Paul gains last parcel
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
Nelson joins Great River Rescue
August 20, 2017 - 5:45am
August 19, 2017
A truck moves along I-95 outside of Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Bloomberg photo by Victor J. Blue.
'Smokey and the Bandit' charm fades as truck driver hiring lags
August 19, 2017 - 8:38am
August 18, 2017
Joe Borgen of East Grand Forks hangs on the wheel of his father's 1910 Fairbanks-Morse tractor, just like he did when he was little. The tractor that operates with a hit-and-miss engine is one of three of its kind left in the world, Borgen said Friday as he looked over it at the Heritage Village. (April Baumgarten/Forum News Serviceplay button
107-year-old tractor, one of two that is operational, visits northwest Minn.
August 18, 2017 - 6:14pm
Regional, U.S. background checks for guns down from last year, up historically
August 18, 2017 - 4:52pm
August 17, 2017
Founder and CEO Nick Beste with his team clockwise from Nick in front, Haley Newhall, Christy Kramer, Benjamin Collins, Lindsay Schmidt, Brad Thornton, Taylor Mulfinger, Josh Beste, Chelsea Schulz and Dana Wais. (Glen Stubbe/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota-based Man Cave Craft Eats striving to be the 'Mercedes of meats'
August 17, 2017 - 12:58pm
August 16, 2017
Alan Klapmeier
Supreme Court slashes fees owed by ex-CEO to Cirrus Aircraft
August 16, 2017 - 9:28pm
Shopping carts from a Target store are lined up in Encinitas, California May 22, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo
The unlikely reason Americans are shopping at Target again
August 16, 2017 - 3:47pm
Hot Shot Kid, ridden by Alex Canchari, runs for first in the $50,000 Victor S. Myers Stakes on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. The race was for 3-year old Minnesota-bred colts and geldings.  (Aaron Lavinsky/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Horse breeding in Minnesota is a high-risk, high-reward business
August 16, 2017 - 3:30pm
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