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February 23, 2017
People attend the Tesla and Space X booth at TechFair LA, a technology job fair, in Los Angeles Jan. 26, 2017. Lucy Nicholson / Reuters
U.S. labor, housing markets data underscore economy's stamina
February 23, 2017 - 10:54am
February 22, 2017
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, center, listens to President Donald Trump speak during a "strategic initiatives" lunch at the White House Feb. 22, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Trump seeks jobs advice from some firms that offshore U.S. work
February 22, 2017 - 3:10pm
February 20, 2017
Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
February 20, 2017 - 9:31pm
February 16, 2017
Construction workers build a single family home in San Diego Feb. 15, 2017. Mike Blake / Reuters
US housing starts drop; permits rise to one-year high
February 16, 2017 - 10:19am
February 15, 2017
Scott Green, Market President of Starion Bank, speaks on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, during the Chamber of Commerce’s annual Economic Outlook Forum at Fargo’s Ramada Plaza & Suites. David Samson / Forum News Service
Economist: New recession unlikely for now as America enters 'bunny market'
February 15, 2017 - 5:44pm
January 30, 2017
A family shops at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Springdale, Ark., June 4, 2015. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File Photo
U.S. consumer spending, housing data bolster economic outlook
January 30, 2017 - 4:57pm
January 26, 2017
A construction site of new homes is seen at Leyden Rock in Arvada, Colo., Aug. 30, 2016. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File Photo
U.S. new home sales fall; weekly jobless claims rise
January 26, 2017 - 12:14pm
January 15, 2017
State manufacturers optimistic about 2017 economy
January 15, 2017 - 9:26am
January 10, 2017
The Wal-Mart logo is pictured on cash registers at a new store in Chicago, January 24, 2012.  REUTERS/John Gress
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of jobs this month
January 10, 2017 - 1:18pm
January 8, 2017
Reader Opinion: It's the economy
January 8, 2017 - 7:46pm
November 21, 2016
8% earned money by using the web to find paid jobs, or "gigs," while 18% have earned money by selling things online and another 1% rented out their homes or apartments on a sharing site. Some have engaged in more than one of those activities so that, all told, 24% made money from one form or another of online commerce, the study found. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Nearly a quarter of Americans earn money from digital platforms
November 21, 2016 - 2:23pm
October 15, 2016
DFL candidate Quinn Nystrom (left) and incumbent Republican Rep. Josh Heintzeman debate Friday night in the Brainerd studio of Lakeland Public Television. The two are vying for the House 10A seat in the Minnesota Legislature. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Election 2016: Nystrom, Heintzeman show differences
October 15, 2016 - 12:23am
October 13, 2016
DFLer Jason Weinerman (left) and Republican Sen. Paul Gazelka debate Thursday night at the studios of Lakeland Public Television. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Election 2016: Senate candidates debate wide array of issues
October 13, 2016 - 10:45pm
September 30, 2016
Q2 regional reports predict steady statewide economic growth
September 30, 2016 - 6:11pm
July 8, 2016
Madden's Resort on Gull Lake near Brainerd. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd lakes micropolitan summit set Friday
July 8, 2016 - 10:03pm
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