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August 14, 2017
The Crossing Arts Alliance is leaving the Franklin Arts Center and moving into a newly renovated storefront in downtown Brainerd—711 Laurel St.
Biz Buzz: Art moves downtown
August 14, 2017 - 4:00am
August 13, 2017
Joe Nayquonabe Jr.
Business Notes - Aug. 13
August 13, 2017 - 9:00am
The Happy Otter, with its wood-fired pizza and other offerings, is expected to open soon giving neighbors in the Riverton and Trommald areas, along with Cuyuna Lakes recreational users a new option. Photo by Jamie Olson
Roadside stand to offer wood-fired pizza and more
August 13, 2017 - 8:00am
August 11, 2017
The freighter Calumet sits aground in the St. Marys River in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., on Thursday. Courtesy photo / U.S. Coast Guard
Grounded cargo ship in passage between lakes Superior and Huron halts marine traffic
August 11, 2017 - 1:58pm
August 9, 2017
2014 Scrambler XP 1000
Polaris issues recall for Scrambler ATV
August 9, 2017 - 5:13pm
August 6, 2017
John Pecarich
Business Notes for Aug. 6
August 6, 2017 - 9:00am
August 3, 2017
Estimate for Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline replacement jumps 9 percent
August 3, 2017 - 4:13pm
August 2, 2017
Bruce Helmer and Peg Webb, financial advisers at Wealth Enhancement Group and co-hosts of “Your Money” on KLKS 100.1 FM on Sunday mornings.
Wealth column: Dreaming of an Early Retirement? Here's How You Can Prepare
August 2, 2017 - 8:47am
July 30, 2017
Michele Palomaki
Business Notes - July 30
July 30, 2017 - 6:00am
July 29, 2017
The Texas brisket at Chameleon Cafe is a house-smoked brisket sandwich with bacon, cheddar and house barbecue sauce on French bread. The soup pictured is beer sausage. All sandwiches come with pretzels or fresh fruit, vegetables or a side salad. Jeremy Millsop/Brainerd Dispatch
Area Dining: A change might do you good
July 29, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 23, 2017
Mark Ronnei
Business Notes for July 23
July 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
Minnesota Job Skills Partnership announces 16 new training projects
July 23, 2017 - 8:30am
Community members and Riverwood employees, board members and volunteers gathered for the groundbreaking ceremony. Click to view the entire photo. Submitted photo
Riverwood breaks ground for Aitkin clinic expansion
July 23, 2017 - 4:00am
July 22, 2017
Barb Housey says there's something for everyone in Poopsie's Unique Boutique in Thief River Falls. Janelle Vonasek / Forum News Serviceplay button
After loss of her husband, woman opens Poopsie's, her dream shop, to showcase art
July 22, 2017 - 8:08am
Company spokesman confirms - Chipotle on its way to Baxter
July 22, 2017 - 5:00am