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Hautala speaks at National Bicycle Tourism Conference
Much Obliged: Sixth annual Zonta Christmas House
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Area Girls Hockey: Blue Devils lose to Marshall
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Citing excessive cost, Mills stops recount push
November 16, 2016
Commentary: What You Must Know Before Converting Universal Life Insurance Cash Value to an LTC Policy
We're big believers in long-term care insurance (we both own policies), but the premiums can be quite expensive. One relatively recent innovation...
November 16, 2016 - 5:58pm
PIMCO'S JOACHIM FELS: Unclear if Trump will be Jekyll or Hyde for economy
NEW YORK, Nov 16 (Reuters) - The U.S. economy could face a recession as soon as 2020 even if lawmakers agree on a spending plan that stokes short-term growth, a top economic adviser to Pacific Investment Management Co said on Wednesday. Joachim Fels, global economic adviser for Pimco,...
November 16, 2016 - 2:13pm
November 15, 2016
Ford CEO: Going forward with moving Focus production to Mexico
LOS ANGELES, Nov 15 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co is moving ahead with plans to shift production of small cars to Mexico from Michigan, while "two very important products" will be built in its U.S. factories, Chief Executive Officer Mark Fields told Reuters on Tuesday. President-elect...
November 15, 2016 - 2:53pm
November 14, 2016
American Apparel files for second bankruptcy in just over a year
NEW YORK, Nov 14 (Reuters) - American Apparel LLC filed its second bankruptcy in just over a year on Monday, after struggling to overcome mounting losses, intense competitive pressures among U.S. teen retailers and a rocky chapter under its controversial founder Dov Charney. As part...
November 14, 2016 - 2:14pm
UPDATE: UPS air maintenance workers vote 98 percent to authorize strike
CHICAGO, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Air maintenance workers at United Parcel Service Inc have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike against the world's largest package delivery company as contract talks remained deadlocked over health-care benefits, the workers' union said on Monday....
November 14, 2016 - 11:12am
November 13, 2016
Toyota to settle U.S. truck rust lawsuit for up to $3.4 billion
(Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp <7203.T> has agreed to a settlement of up to $3.4 billion for a federal class action brought by U.S....
November 13, 2016 - 2:43pm
November 11, 2016
Judge orders Amazon refunds for children's in-app purchases
By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday directed Amazon.com Inc to set up a year-long process to reimburse parents whose...
November 11, 2016 - 10:38am
November 10, 2016
Wal-Mart boosts online holiday inventory for Black Friday
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc
will boost its online inventory for Black Friday by more than half this year and...
November 10, 2016 - 9:44am
November 4, 2016
Commentary: The presidential election and your portfolio: What you need to know before Election Day
If you're anything like us, you're probably exhausted from the 24/7 spectacle that is the presidential election.
November 4, 2016 - 8:41pm
Holiday shopping trends
Shoppers may be looking at a holiday where there are more options for shopping that mingle brick-and-mortar with online ease. Holiday sales are...
November 4, 2016 - 8:39pm
Biz Buzz: More development projects in Baxter's future
Another retail development is being proposed in Baxter—this time north on Highway 371 near Menards. An applicant is proposing two, 6,000-square-foot,...
November 4, 2016 - 8:30pm
Samsung recalls 2.8 million washing machines over injury risk
(Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, already reeling from a global recall of its Note 7 smartphones, said on Friday it would recall about...
November 4, 2016 - 9:37am
November 2, 2016
Valeant sued for botching marketing of female libido pill
WILMINGTON, Del., Nov 2 (Reuters) - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc was sued on behalf of former investors in Sprout Pharmaceuticals Inc, which it bought last year for $1 billion, over its alleged failure to market the female libido pill Addyi successfully. According to...
November 2, 2016 - 4:33pm
October 31, 2016
Bauer ice hockey gear maker files bankruptcy
Performance Sports Group Ltd , the maker of Bauer ice hockey gear, said on Monday, Oct. 31, it has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Canada to facilitate a restructuring and sale of almost all of its assets. The company listed assets in the range of $500 million-$1...
October 31, 2016 - 12:17pm
October 28, 2016
New recruitment program helps businesses hire key personnel
The Brainerd Lakes Area Economic Development Corporation launched a new program to help area companies fill professional-level positions. The...
October 28, 2016 - 8:57pm