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September 7, 2016
Progress: More than just a TV set
Home audiovisual systems have gotten much more complex since Tom's TV in northeast Brainerd opened in the fall of 1979. Today, the business doesn't...
September 7, 2016 - 3:24pm
Progress: Investing in 2016
The long recovery following the Great Recession found a hiring boom last year and in 2016, and construction and development plans followed. This...
September 7, 2016 - 3:05pm
Progress: American Institute of Nondestructive Testing - Thriving school of the future
BAXTER—At first sight "nondestructive testing" seems like an alarming phrase to someone unfamiliar with the terminology. However, it is...
September 7, 2016 - 3:01pm
Woman-owned business earns top honors in technology
Ever-changing and fast-paced is the world of technology. Individuals and businesses alike strive to keep up with the constant advancements. Elise...
September 7, 2016 - 1:39pm
Progress: This old Barn - Brainerd restaurant has made it right for 7 decades
For 70 years, the restaurant known as the Barn has persevered in Brainerd, largely by remaining consistent. It's probably pretty close to what...
September 7, 2016 - 10:43am
September 5, 2016
Progress: Morey's is more than seafood
Along Highway 371 in Baxter, an iconic giant rainbow trout alerts drivers to the presence of fresh seafood from around the world. Morey's Seafood...
September 5, 2016 - 12:56pm
Progress: Mining metals through recycling: Crow Wing Recycling reclaims past for the future
An average car has $2 in coins stuck between seats or hidden in crevices. Adding that up between vehicles headed for an industrial shredder could...
September 5, 2016 - 9:05am
BLAEDC: Attracting Tech Ready companies to the lakes area
Crow Wing County is reaping the rewards of an initiative to attract more technology-related companies to the Brainerd lakes area. During the past year, several tech firms have either opened offices in the area or expanded their operations, adding good-paying jobs and helping the area's...
September 5, 2016 - 8:58am
September 4, 2016
Progress: Growing a movement - Local food hub connects people with what they eat
LITTLE FALLS—Earlier this summer, Krystal Katzenberger tried bok choy for the first time. Her family received it as part of a community-supported...
September 4, 2016 - 11:56am
Progress: 3 Cheers continues to spread joy and good food
Emerging from the steam of a fast-boiling batch of penne could be the next crop of recognizable chefs in the Brainerd lakes area. The vessel...
September 4, 2016 - 8:34am
September 3, 2016
Many spokes of cyclenomics revolving in the lakes area
When Russell Frey opened what he describes as his micro-bicycle shop in 2011, he had no idea what to expect as far as longevity. Each year built...
September 3, 2016 - 8:53am
August 29, 2016
Coming Labor Day: Reader submitted stories regarding old equipment
Read the submissions from area businesses about some of the old office equipment still in use in Labor Day's Progress Edition.
August 29, 2016 - 8:39pm
September 7, 2015
Petal to the metal: Bloom Designs turns unique niche into budding business opportunity
BAXTER - Kate Kuepers was doing interior design work, before going back to school to get a master's in education. She began a wedding floral...
September 7, 2015 - 9:00am
April 27, 2015
Reader Opinion: Humanize or monetize
Societies make choices about priorities. Often that choice is between focusing on people and the quality of human life, or focusing on wealth and possessions. A focus on wealth and possessions tends to treat people as monetized resources and tends to use wealth as a measure of value...
April 27, 2015 - 10:12am
September 19, 2014
Simonson Lumber: More than 100 years of service
When Nels Simonson, grandfather of Richard Hobbs, owner of Simonson Lumber Companies, was 8 years old in the 1800s, his family moved across the...
September 19, 2014 - 1:13pm