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UPS and others warn that holiday deliveries are already falling behind
Brainerd School Board: District 181 approves 3 percent levy increase
Brainerd City Council: Brainerd gets 2018 property tax outlook
The complete guide to holiday gifting among adults
6-year-old made $11 million in one year reviewing toys on YouTube
Wealth Column: How to minimize financial stress during the holidays
Nystrom & Associates, Ltd. of Baxter Now Offers Outpatient Adolescent Chemical Dependency
Nor-Son named 2017 Builder of the Year
Business Notes for Dec. 9
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Wild back home looking to build on West Coast success
Resentment melts away as Jack Morris finally makes the Hall of Fame
Vikings' offensive line starred in Monday's horror film session
Moorhead boys hockey team to be featured in reality series on FSN
Gophers' behemoth recruits from Florida prepped to play right away
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Reader Opinion: A better way
Reader Opinion: Cultural spin spins on
Opinion: How to have a merry Christmas
Weary of the internet, I went back to mail. 108 letters later, here's what I learned.
Reader Opinion: 'Twilight Zone'
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‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
What's Up Outdoors: Let's get out ice fishing
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 10
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Holidays without late daughter are still hard
3 things for better health - Dec. 12
Avoid eye strain by remembering the 20-20-20 rule
Don't go south over the holidays. Head west to South Dakota, instead
Short-term home stay may produce difficult transition
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Magician to perform at Pequot Lakes Dec. 16
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 7
Special Events - Dec. 7-13
Performing Arts - Dec. 7-13
Visual Arts - Dec. 7-13
Her Voice Magazine
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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
Elaine Alice Aune
George L. Crust
Murvin W. Wickham
Andrew Edward Dambowy
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January 29, 2017
DEED: December posts strong job gains
Minnesota employers added 11,900 jobs in December, according to seasonally adjusted figures released from the Department of Employment and Economic...
January 29, 2017 - 10:41pm
January 27, 2017
Conservation Corps offers 700 service opportunities
These "make a difference" opportunities—including in northwest Minnesota—give young people the chance to serve, earn and learn. Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa has started recruiting for more than 700 positions that include summer jobs for high school students and...
January 27, 2017 - 8:54pm
October 22, 2016
Tour offers public inside view of manufacturing jobs
Members of the public are invited to Minnesota Manufacturers Week Tours Thursday. The Little Falls Area Chamber of Commerce and Morrison County Community Development thank local manufacturers who call Morrison County home during the month of October when Minnesota manufacturers are...
October 22, 2016 - 6:11pm
Reader Opinion: Labor Day
Blaming business for the destruction of the middle class is misguided. Business is simple, you make money or you're out of business. I would agree the middle class is being destroyed. However it's because good businesses not only leave Minnesota, but leave the country. Ford is a great...
September 22, 2016 - 9:41pm
September 18, 2016
Employers Cut 1,500 Jobs in August: Unemployment rate at 4 percent
Employment in Minnesota fell by 1,500 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted figures released recently by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The agency said the state has added 40,629 jobs over the past year, a gain of 1.4 percent. U.S. job...
September 18, 2016 - 8:26pm
September 16, 2016
Reader Opinion: Nolan champions workers, veterans
Mills says he'll get good trade deals, bring back jobs and deregulate, ect. Echos of Trump. Neither one realizes a wealthy country trading with a poor country will always have a deficit , no matter what you arrange. This includes China also. Companies have been returning from China...
September 16, 2016 - 6:22pm
June 19, 2016
Stern Rubber Co. to add 10 jobs in Aitkin
Staples-based Stern Rubber Co. on June 15 announced plans to add 10 jobs and double the size of a manufacturing facility in Aitkin, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development said in a release. The company said it will invest $1.26 million to expand its Aitkin...
June 19, 2016 - 8:34pm
April 11, 2016
Parker Hannifin to close Deerwood plant: Deerwood to lose 31 jobs
Parker Hannifin is closing its Deerwood plant and moving those jobs to Wisconsin. Work to shutter the Parker Hose Products Division facility...
April 11, 2016 - 10:09pm
March 4, 2016
Minnesota among 10 states selected for SNAP jobs project
ST. PAUL—Minnesota is one of 10 states that will take part in SNAP to Skills, a first-of-its-kind national effort to help states design improved employment and training programs for adults participating in the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. The program will...
March 4, 2016 - 7:27pm
December 18, 2015
Employers add 7,200 jobs in November
ST. PAUL—Minnesota employers added 7,200 jobs in November, according to seasonally adjusted figures released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. Those figures, combined with October figures that were revised from 1,700 jobs lost to 200...
December 18, 2015 - 11:30pm
November 22, 2015
Unemployment rate drops to 3.7 percent
The Minnesota unemployment rate fell 0.1 percent in October to a seasonally adjusted 3.7 percent, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The U.S. unemployment rate in October was 5 percent. The state lost 1,700 jobs...
November 22, 2015 - 7:23pm
Reader Opinion: Keep kids in school
The legislators are being asked to take up the problem of the growing gap with unemployment statistics between whites and blacks. I find this to be a problem, too, because most of the social issues we have going on between blacks and whites stems from frustrations the black community...
November 22, 2015 - 7:21pm
November 13, 2015
Agricultural education major returns to the U of M Crookston
CROOKSTON—A high demand for teachers of agriculture and a desire to serve the needs of the region have led to the return of an agricultural education major to the University of Minnesota Crookston. The University of Minnesota Board of Regents approved the degree program in...
November 13, 2015 - 8:07pm
November 12, 2015
Aldi to host hiring event Saturday
BAXTER - The new Aldi grocery store in Baxter is hosting a hiring event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The company reports all positions pay $12 per hour to $16.50 per hour with a 50-cent associate raise after six months. Aldi is preparing for a December opening.
November 12, 2015 - 9:52pm
October 5, 2015
Biz Buzz: Jobs are coming
The Aldi grocery store is hosting hiring events Wednesday with jobs in the greater Twin Cities area. Expectations are to hire about 10 people...
October 5, 2015 - 9:35am