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April 12, 2017
Compass Airlines, which flies for Delta, moving most operations out of Twin Cities
April 12, 2017 - 8:38am
April 2, 2017
Shown are Justin Graddy (Graddy Photography) and Leana Bruer, Christine Iannelli, Rylie Heilman and Frank Soukup, of Grand View Lodge. Submitted Photo
Grand View wins awards
April 2, 2017 - 6:00am
April 1, 2017
The Landing Welcome Center and Marketplace will open in Emily on May 1, as a part of the GoNorth initiative. Submitted Photo
GoNorth to open welcome center, marketplace in Emily
April 1, 2017 - 6:30am
March 22, 2017
Advertising, marketing topic of March 29 session at Brainerd Chamber
March 22, 2017 - 5:00am
March 15, 2017
As a family, Kayla Rono, Julie Rono, Samantha Rono and Halli Knutson decided to purchase Stone Woman Herbal in Pine River. Submitted Photo
Customers become owners of Stone Woman Herbals
March 15, 2017 - 7:00am
March 14, 2017
One city, in a first for Minnesota, votes to ban dog and cat sales at pet stores
March 14, 2017 - 8:54am
MicroNet expands team
March 14, 2017 - 7:00am
March 11, 2017
Ward to be inducted into Holiday Pinnacle Club
March 11, 2017 - 6:30am
March 10, 2017
3 Minn. stores to close as Gander Mountain files for bankruptcy
March 10, 2017 - 3:27pm
March 3, 2017
Brainerd Lakes Chamber names vice president
March 3, 2017 - 10:52pm
Ben Gibbs
BLAEDC: Entrepreneurs find a technology-friendly home in the Brainerd lakes area
March 3, 2017 - 10:47pm
February 24, 2017
Tami and Sandi Zoldey are the new faces of the Community Bowl and Pizzeria in Pine River. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
Pine River: New owners build on bowling alley basics
February 24, 2017 - 10:20pm
February 9, 2017
Submitted Photo
Echo Journal and Brainerd Dispatch staff show the awards won at the Minnesota Newspaper Association convention Jan. 26 in Bloomington.
Echo Journal wins four MNA awards
February 9, 2017 - 10:03pm
Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal 
Jeremy Hultman used to have to send people out of town for their outdoors needs, but after opening BTR Outdoors, he provides many of the things that outdoors customers want.
Outdoor store opens in Crosslake - Ace Hardware owners open laundromat
February 9, 2017 - 10:01pm
Submitted Photo 
Mind's Eye Graphic Design designs promotional materials, print publications, banners, signs and more. Mind's Eye has been serving for 28 years from Backus. Here, owner Deb Gunderson is presented her first dollar of clear profit during a Brainerd Lakes Chamber Ambassador welcome visit. From left are Bruce Meade, Edward Jones; Sherry Gibbons, SERVPRO; Gunderson; Aundra Erickson, Country Financial; and Rachel Granfors, Select Therapy in Crosslake.
Chamber welcomes business
February 9, 2017 - 9:41pm