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August 6, 2018
Mackenzie Cold Pack Lunch Bag  Photo credit Pottery Barn Kids
Back to school: What's new for lunchboxes? Pixels and sequins and bright colors.
August 6, 2018 - 1:02pm
July 30, 2018
A young girl plays with a Mattel Barbie doll in Tiskilwa, Ill., on July 1, 2015.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Barbie is on a roll: The good news from Mattel's dismal quarter
July 30, 2018 - 9:30am
July 19, 2018
A woman charges her phone outside a Target store in the Brooklyn borough of New York on July 18, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Mark Kauzlarich.
Target's latest sale is aimed at underpaid teachers who buy their own classroom supplies
July 19, 2018 - 8:24am
May 28, 2018
Duluth stores to pull menthol cigarettes: Ordinance restricting sale of flavored tobacco products to kick in June 1
May 28, 2018 - 7:00am
May 11, 2018
Remains of a monkey were found recently in the former Minneapolis Dayton's Department Store. On Thursday, April 12, 2018, Gov. Mark Dayton said a money escaped when he worked at his family's store, but another family also has come forward saying the monkey had been stolen, then returned to the store. Old Minneapolis / Facebook
'Dayton's monkey' to be on display at the Science Museum in St. Paul
May 11, 2018 - 9:15am
May 2, 2018
Gander Outdoors in Bemidji plans grand opening Saturday
May 2, 2018 - 6:04pm
April 27, 2018
The JCPenney store in the Viking Plaza Mall in Alexandria, Minn., will close May 1. J.C. Penney and Herberger's will both vacate the mall. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
Department store closings put Minn. mall on foreclosure notice
April 27, 2018 - 12:28pm
April 17, 2018
t4.10.18 Bob King -- 041818.N.DNT.JUULc2 -- Ross Nasca, general manager of the Smoke Shop and Ecigs in Duluth, displays a Juul. The package includes the battery charger (left) and the unit that holds the battery (right). Users have to purchase a separate Juul pod that holds the e-juice. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Are Juuls in your school? Popular e-cigarettes alarming health officials
April 17, 2018 - 9:14pm
March 28, 2018
FILE -- Ashley VanHorn, a Walmart grocery department manager, stocks shelves at store in Fulton, N.Y., July 17, 2017. (Roger Kisby/Copyright 2018 The New York Times) - XNYT23
Walmart pulls Cosmopolitan from checkout aisles after pressure from anti-porn group
March 28, 2018 - 1:14pm
March 9, 2018
FILE PHOTO: Shoppers form a line Thursday, Nov.28, 2013, before the 5pm opening of Toys "R" Us in south Fargo. David Samson / The Forum
Toys 'R' Us is said to ready liquidation of U.S. operations
March 9, 2018 - 1:45pm
February 16, 2018
Kristi Magnuson Nelson is president and CEO of Hugo’s Family Marketplace and Hugo’s Wine & Spirits, a company that employs about 1,400 people in its 10 supermarkets, three pharmacies, seven Caribou Coffee Shops and five liquor stores across North Dakota and Minnesota. Eric Hylden/ Forum News Service
Regional grocery store CEO earns national recognition
February 16, 2018 - 4:21pm
February 11, 2018
Brandon Kaisersatt, vice president of operations for the Short Stop stations in Duluth, stands next to some of the flavored tobacco products for sale at the Short Stop in Duluth on Feb. 7 as he explains the impact removing the products will have on his business. Kaiseratt says tobacco products account for about 30 percent of his total retail sales. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
Sour taste: Duluth could tighten down on sales of flavored tobacco products
February 11, 2018 - 4:18pm
February 10, 2018
The former American Legion building in downtown Bemidji. The owners of Bar 209 bought the building and are renovating the spot for the new Bar 209 and also a breakfast restaurant. (Matthew Liedke | Bemidji Pioneer)
The ups and downs of downtown: As some businesses close, several more are readying to open in the heart of the city
February 10, 2018 - 8:06pm
February 7, 2018
Lohmann Brown chickens stand outside a barn on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, in Sheffield, Illinois. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Can Americans eat more chicken? U.S. industry bets on growth
February 7, 2018 - 2:24pm
January 16, 2018
Josh Krsnak, left with scissors, with Hempel Companies, and Shelly Buck, President of the Prairie Island Indian Community, cut the ribbon at the Treasure Island Center grand opening in St. Paul on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. John Autey / Pioneer Press
Downtown St. Paul reopens old Macy's for Minnesota Wild, others
January 16, 2018 - 9:54pm
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