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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
June 19, 2016
Stern Rubber Co. to add 10 jobs in Aitkin
June 19, 2016 - 8:34pm
Minnesota State Economist Laura Kalambokidis speaks at Cragun's Resort Tuesday during a a Minnesota Sparks forum organized by the University of Minnesota. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
U of M research shines during public forum at Cragun's
April 19, 2016 - 11:31pm
March 4, 2016
Rep. Mark Anderson, who announced in February he would not be running again, at one point spoke animatedly against "professional policymakers" in the Legislature who lacked business experience.
Chamber politics event talks gas tax, minimum wage, Sandpiper
March 4, 2016 - 9:27am
November 29, 2015
Commentary: Private-sector Rx for workforce woes
November 29, 2015 - 9:26pm
November 27, 2015
After spending time waiting in line in the cold weather, shoppers rush through the doors at Kohl's Department Store Thursday night. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
Black Friday shows surge of shoppers
November 27, 2015 - 10:00pm
October 23, 2015
Minnesota employers upbeat about current economy
October 23, 2015 - 9:56pm
October 11, 2015
Dayton announces state office to help people of color
October 11, 2015 - 8:29pm
October 2, 2015
Mille Lacs Band wants in on Sandpiper proceedings
October 2, 2015 - 6:19pm
September 29, 2015
Barbara Battiste, director of the Minnesota Legislature's Office on the Economic Status of Women, leads a discussion on how the local economy impacts women Thursday at the Brainerd Public Library. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Forum focuses on Brainerd women's economic issues
September 29, 2015 - 12:31am
September 9, 2015
Minnesota gets $5 million grant
September 9, 2015 - 8:34pm
September 4, 2015
John Edman
Minnesota experiences best summer travel season since 2008
September 4, 2015 - 10:29pm
September 1, 2014
A fourth office building, which will be home for Vercon, is going up in Fairview Office Park in Baxter. This years several offices buildings are being erected in the city. Kelly Humphrey
'The good news is there is a lot going on'
September 1, 2014 - 1:36am
Late last year, Good Samaritan Society announced it planned to purchase the former Pine Meadows Golf Course in Baxter and build a campus there. The 80-acre property is bordered by the Paul Bunyan Trail. Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls
How plans for Pine Meadows unraveled and what could the future bring: Signs point to a better economic outlook
September 1, 2014 - 1:14am
August 29, 2014
Minnesota economy continues to make progress, but challenges remain
August 29, 2014 - 10:15pm