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Consumers that have rustic log furniture which was manufactured out of the country should look for several signs of insect infestation. Sawdust around the furniture – This may be a sign that insects are active in the wood.  Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Bugs in your bungalow? Buyers of imported rustic log furniture should look for signs
1 hour 14 min ago
Minn. woman accused of keeping heroin in bra to change plea
3 hours 9 min ago
January 16, 2017
Ganley family members who have worked at the family restaurant include Pat (left), Luke’s father who originally bought the restaurant; and current owners Luke and Chrissy with four of their children - Clare, Mirjana, Rita and Catherine. Pete Mohs/Echo Journal
Third generation now working at Ganley's - Pat Ganley purchased restaurant in 1984
13 hours 33 min ago
Years ago when life was less hectic, Kathy Deuel would create wedding gowns. The specially tailored dress took 500 hours of hand time. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Home-based sewing business reaches 40th year
13 hours 42 min ago
Air quality alert issued in Twin Cities until midnight Wednesday; it's good in Moorhead area
13 hours 49 min ago
Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
Crosslake council member Dave Nevin presents Todd Lyscio, Crosslake Community School director, with a plaque recognizing Jan. 22-28, 2017 as City of Crosslake School Choice Week during the council meeting Monday, Jan. 9.
Crosslake: Council approves appointments, tables city engineer designation
13 hours 56 min ago
Submitted Photo Emily Hanneken (back row from left), Rebecca Weber, Jason Cadwell and Brandon Wolske; and Kelsi Willis (front row from left), Nathan Nelson, Madison Abraham and Jasmin Ellsworth, along with Bradley Rudquist (not pictured), were named Pine River-Backus Students of the Month for December.
Pine River-Backus Students of the Month
14 hours 7 min ago
Breezy Point: Council swears in new members, approves annual appointments
14 hours 8 min ago
Submitted Photo Leslie Rowland, husband Andrew and daughter Avalyn were presented a nursing scholarship by the local Forty & Eight group, also pictured.
Forty & Eight give scholarship
14 hours 9 min ago
Tiger Talk: Booster club supports PR-B student growth
14 hours 10 min ago
Pine River-Backus School District: Board reorganizes
14 hours 13 min ago
Moses Karngbaye, a junior, spoke about his experience with racism at Maple Grove High School as part of Martin Luther King Day celebrations at the Ordway Theater in St. Paul on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. The Governor’s Council held a Day of Service and Celebration with the theme: “The time is always right to do what is right.” (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
On MLK Day, Minnesota speakers say answers to justice, equality still not settled
15 hours 35 min ago
Minnesota congressman joins 30 others in skipping Trump inauguration
18 hours 25 min ago
Elaine Bilben, owner of Ideal Boarding Kennels in Ideal Corners, gives one of her canine guests a treat. Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
Ideal Boarding Kennels nears 50 years in business
20 hours 47 min ago
Jesse Grant (left) and his brother Tony Grant pause for a photo in the warehouse of Jim's Electric Company in Baxter. Their father, Jim Grant, founded the company in 1976. 
Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Family ties power electrical business
20 hours 49 min ago
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