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June 13, 2019
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Documents show EPA concern over early draft of PolyMet permit
June 13, 2019 - 8:30pm
June 3, 2019
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The deep fake: Our changing faces in the cyber media landscape
June 3, 2019 - 9:00am
May 31, 2019
PJ Severson, known for his Local 218 in Brainerd, is trying to do his magic at the former Arthur's location North of Hackensack.
Severson takes on challenge, opens Headwaters restaurant
May 31, 2019 - 8:00am
Corey Derksen, owner of KV Automotive and Detailing in Pine River decided to expand at the beginning of the year by opening a one-stop mechanic shop in Jenkins. His detailing shop in Pine River will remain.
KV Automotive is Jenkins one-stop shop
May 31, 2019 - 4:00am
May 27, 2019
Business After Hours set Tuesday
May 27, 2019 - 8:30am
May 25, 2019
The Vice recently opened in downtown Brainerd on Eighth Street. The bar and eatery features a large game room and is connected through an interior door with The Last Turn. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Biz Buzz: The Vice opens in Brainerd, Family Dollar to close
May 25, 2019 - 9:00am
May 16, 2019
Forum Communications Company CEO Bill Marcil Jr.
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
May 16, 2019 - 10:08am
May 12, 2019
Manufacturer considering Pine River; Facebook survey participation may help
May 12, 2019 - 10:30am
May 5, 2019
U.S. Department of Labor Announces Job Corps Scholars Grant Program
May 5, 2019 - 4:30am
May 4, 2019
National Small Business Week offers resources, webinars for small-business success
May 4, 2019 - 12:00pm
Bette Mae's, with its kitchen gadgets, nostalgic candy and unique children's toys among other offerings, announced it is closing in the Westgate Mall. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Biz Buzz: A spring of losses and gains: Bette Mae's to close in Baxter. Brainerd General Rental moves into new building
May 4, 2019 - 9:00am
May 3, 2019
Theresa Bourke holds the new Samsung Galaxy S10 moments after it arrived in the mail.
The verdict is in: Thumbs up for the Samsung Galaxy S10
May 3, 2019 - 9:00am
May 2, 2019
Sponsored by the National FFA Organization chapter at Pierz Healy High School, students drive 30 family tractors to school Wednesday, May 1, for the “Drive your Tractor to School Day.” After lining up the machines in the high school parking lot, they drove to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church where the Rev. Ken Popp blessed the tractors and delivered a message about being good stewards of the land. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Gallery and Video   play button
Farm to school: Pierz 'Drive Your Tractor To School Day'
May 2, 2019 - 7:00am
May 1, 2019
Improved broadband coming to rural homes and businesses, FCC says
May 1, 2019 - 3:00am
April 26, 2019
Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
The Family Dollar in Pequot Lakes will be transitioning to become a Dollar Tree. The Pine River store is set to close in mid May.
Family Dollar in Pine River, Pequot Lakes to close: Dollar Tree to open in Pequot Lakes
April 26, 2019 - 6:00am