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Elevator platforms move workers at the Costco site up into the roof supports.

Biz Buzz: Costco begins hiring


Costco: Now Hiring

Prospective employees can now fill out applications as Costco is now hiring for Baxter jobs through its website.

A sign at the Costco Warehouse construction site off Elder Drive in Baxter announced the hiring process has begun for the store. Construction must be ahead of schedule as the company moved the opening date, listed on its website, up two days to Oct. 24.

Previously, Costco listed the opening date as Oct. 26.

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Renee Richardson
Richardson is a Pacelli High School graduate from Austin, Minn., who earned an applied science degree from the University of Minnesota, Waseca, with an emphasis in horse management. She worked extensively in the resort industry. She received an associate’s degree from Central Lakes College, where she was editor of the Westbank Journal student newspaper, as well as a summer intern at the Dispatch. She graduated from St. Cloud State University summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications and interned at the St. Cloud Times covering business while attending SCSU. She's been with the Brainerd Dispatch since 1996.
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