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Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
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Going Dutch: Hodgepodge Potatoes are a cold-weather comfort
How country music has - and hasn't - addressed the #MeToo movement in a difficult year
Some 'Plaid' on the 'Pipes': BSO's Everett to play the pipe organ in special performance at First Lutheran
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Steve Martin, Martin Short coming to stateline amphitheater
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Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We need major urgent reductions in fossil fuel use
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to teach for success
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September 11, 2018
US small business optimism just hit its highest level in history
A measure of optimism among U.S. small-business owners rose to a record and exceeded projections as companies planned the most capital spending since 2007 and hiring intentions hit an all-time high, a National Federation of Independent Business survey showed Tuesday, Sept. 11. Small...
September 11, 2018 - 6:27pm
September 3, 2018
E-Z Chassis gives new life to pickups: Not to mention its small town Minnesota location
WATSON, Minn. — No one knows how many old pickup trucks are out there hidden away in farm groves or under tarps in dusty sheds, barns or...
September 3, 2018 - 10:00pm
September 2, 2018
First-of-it-kind Twin Cities hemp shop heightens curiosities
MAPLEWOOD, Minn.—The Twin Cities metro area's first edible-hemp store is now open in Maplewood, and the owners have a lot of explaining...
September 2, 2018 - 8:01am
August 21, 2018
Puppy owning employees of this Twin Cities company can now work from home thanks to new 'fur-ternity' leave policy
MINNEAPOLIS—A Minneapolis company announced Monday, Aug. 20, a new employee benefits program that allows new pet owners to take what they...
August 21, 2018 - 1:18pm
August 12, 2018
Five years after tragedy, Jim Kowalski's daughter keeps his legacy alive
ST. PAUL — Kris Kowalski Christiansen picked up the phone call from her father, Jim Kowalski, in late August of 2013. The call would change...
August 12, 2018 - 7:00am
July 29, 2018
Child care changes 'a good step forward'
DULUTH — Minnesota family child care providers are embracing some small regulatory changes that could make a big difference in a profession that is shrinking fast. "This was a good step forward," said Julie Seydel, a child care provider and public policy director for the Minnesota...
July 29, 2018 - 10:00pm
July 27, 2018
Arkansas company builds boats for your eternal send-off
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.—A business in Arkansas is taking a new approach to how they design caskets for outdoorsman out there. Glory Boats builds...
July 27, 2018 - 11:39am
July 22, 2018
Ambassadors welcome Northwoods Bait and Tackle
Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recently welcomed the new business Northwoods Bait and Tackle to the Bemidji area. The business,...
July 22, 2018 - 12:15pm
July 2, 2018
Minnesota man invents new way to seal cracks then seals deal with major retailer
SCANDIA, Minn.—Greg Amundson couldn't sleep. His home-building company had collapsed, and he lay awake worrying about how he was going...
July 2, 2018 - 12:38pm
June 26, 2018
Report: Small businesses increasingly wary of fraud
ST. PAUL—Small-business owners are growing more wary of scammers and the impact on their bottom line, according to a report released Tuesday. The Better Business Bureau and the Federal Trade Commission teamed up for a survey of small businesses that found scammers are a growing...
June 26, 2018 - 9:24pm
May 10, 2018
Forgot how to get outside and play? Minn. woman's new venture will teach you
WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn.—Kerri Kolstad has loved spending time outdoors since she was a kid growing up in northern Minnesota. Ten years ago,...
May 10, 2018 - 10:02am
April 27, 2018
A positive look at those 'annoying' friends in direct sales
I'm not here to sell you anything. I've never sold anything through a pyramid-style direct sales business, neither did my mom or grandmothers....
April 27, 2018 - 3:50pm
April 6, 2018
Fiber mill's new felting machine weaves much to be desired
KINDRED, N.D.—Chris Armbrust and her Dakota Fiber Mill in Kindred have been turning all kinds of wool into yarn since 2010, but this winter...
April 6, 2018 - 7:23pm
Report: Minnesota-based grocer Supervalu considers selling
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Minnesota-based retailer Supervalu Inc. is working with an adviser to consider options including a potential sale, according...
April 6, 2018 - 3:39pm
March 27, 2018
Maple syrup season begins: Wisconsin couple works together to produce sweet treat
RIVER FALLS, Wis.—As the temperatures start to warm up and spring is just around the corner, maple syrup producers are out in the woods...
March 27, 2018 - 2:40pm