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Marijuana use is now as common among baby boomers as it is among teens, federal data show
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
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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 5, 2018
Progress: Brainerd business owner breaks glass ceiling - Former employee buys auto glass business from founder
Business owner Karen Pederson is more comfortable with grease under her fingernails than talking about herself or Greenheck Auto Glass Inc. in...
September 5, 2018 - 3:00pm
Progress: Mother-daughter profit from sew-sew work
RANDALL—When Janelle Johnson looked at the former creamery in Randall seven years ago, she didn't see an old building that was used to...
September 5, 2018 - 11:00am
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 31, 2018
Progress: Deerwood ice hockey camp is fun for all - Olympian's dream keeps growing
DEERWOOD—What started out as nothing but a failed figure skating camp and a dream has become a hockey camp and summertime fun destination...
August 31, 2018 - 10:47pm
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
August 10, 2018
School project Yields Shave Ice Business
Brainerd High School graduate Aden Davis pours the flavoring on a jumbo shave ice Thursday, Aug. 9, at Mills Field. Davis prepared a business...
August 10, 2018 - 2:00pm
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 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 19, 2018
Purple Fern opens in downtown Brainerd
Brenda Billman-Arndt, Brainerd's Destination Downtown Business Challenge winner, no longer has to dream to open her own boutique. All she has...
May 19, 2018 - 6:00am
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