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September 7, 2018
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
Indiana-based technology firm CSC Generation was named the successful bidder in acquiring the intellectual property of Bon-Ton, court documents...
September 7, 2018 - 2:54pm
June 28, 2018
Herberger’s stores in Minnesota to stay open longer
MINNEAPOLIS -- Herberger’s locations throughout Minnesota will stay open until August, according to company officials. Bon Ton Inc. announced...
June 28, 2018 - 7:49pm
June 2, 2018
Brekken to challenge Thiede for Crow Wing County seat
Crow Wing County voters will see a familiar name on the ballot among those running to represent District 2 on the county board, but it may not...
June 2, 2018 - 6:00am
May 26, 2018
Biz Buzz: Summer season spurs economy
So it begins—a summer-like weekend with the promise of a strong season bringing in travelers, tourists and summer residents for the local...
May 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 3, 2018
Reader Opinion: Sad to see it go
Well worded article on Herberger's ("A Herberger's-shaped hole in my heart" on Page C1 in Sunday's Dispatch). I am also very sad to see it go - there is something special about seeing real clothing and being able to touch the fabric versus reading about it online. Order it, doesn't...
May 3, 2018 - 9:30am
April 28, 2018
A Herberger's-shaped hole in my heart
It all makes perfect sense. Changing consumer habits, shifting heavily toward online retailers, mean the writing's been on the wall for quite...
April 28, 2018 - 9:00am
April 24, 2018
Reader Opinion: Herberger's
Recently we were informed that Herberger's department store was closing in Brainerd. They're just another victim in a fast changing world, when it comes to retail shopping. I can complain about it and I can write about it but there seems to be no stopping it. All over this nation...
April 24, 2018 - 8:30am
April 20, 2018
Herberger's begins going out of business sales - Those with gift cards advised to act quickly to redeem
Going out of business sales begin Friday, April 20, as Herberger's ends its run. It's parent company, the Bon-Ton Stores, made the announcement...
April 20, 2018 - 11:00am
April 19, 2018
Herberger's to close in Brainerd
Cathy Brutger came all the way from Little Falls where she lives to shop at Herberger's at the Westgate Mall in Brainerd Wednesday, April 18....
April 19, 2018 - 2:23pm
April 18, 2018
Herberger's, other Bon-Ton Stores, to close
Confirming what had been feared since a bankruptcy filing earlier this year, Bon-Ton Stores, the parent company of the Herberger's brand, will...
April 18, 2018 - 8:51pm
February 8, 2018
Brainerd's Herberger's store to remain open; Bon-Ton restructures with Chapter 11
Herberger's owners, Bon-Ton Stores Inc., plans to close 47 stores in 17 states, but Brainerd's store is not on that list. Bon-Ton operates stores...
February 8, 2018 - 4:00am
February 6, 2018
47 retail stores closing as parent company struggles with debt, slumping sales
Bon-Ton Stores Inc., which operates stores carrying names including Herberger’s, Younkers, Boston Store and others, plans to close 47 locations...
February 6, 2018 - 8:50am
December 16, 2017
Ringing a Salvation Army kettle bell as easy as a drop in the bucket
This winter, I thought volunteering would be a good way to get in the holiday spirit during a season traditionally associated more with consumerism,...
December 16, 2017 - 7:00am
November 24, 2017
Brainerd crowd lines up for Thanksgiving deals
A large crowd lined up at the mall late Thursday morning for a display of capitalism unprecedented in Brainerd: a store open as early as 11 a.m....
November 24, 2017 - 4:00am
December 18, 2016
Herberger's launches Close to Home shop
The Herberger's store at Westgate Mall in Brainerd announced the opening of a new in-store shop that offers a selection of specialty products and gifts sourced from local artisans. The Close to Home shop is launching just in time for the holidays but will remain open year-round.
December 18, 2016 - 3:48pm