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September 23, 2018
The Briefcase
September 23, 2018 - 9:29am
September 21, 2018
Jeff Roquette, left, and Kody Thompson, right, started making skidloader attachments in a Garfield shop in 2015. Today, they employ 33 at two locations and are looking to hire more. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
September 21, 2018 - 7:10am
September 20, 2018
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
September 20, 2018 - 2:29pm
September 19, 2018
Jerry Hennessey (Photo courtesy of the Battle Lake Review)
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
September 19, 2018 - 9:00pm
September 18, 2018
Charlie Weaver, executive director of the Minnesota Business Partnership, discusses how the opioid crisis has impacted the state's businesses and workforce during a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 18, in St. Paul. Christopher Magan / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
September 18, 2018 - 8:47pm
September 17, 2018
Grant County Sheriff Troy Langlie in Elbow Lake, met with the Ashby (Minn.) Farmers Cooperative Elevator board on Sept. 14 and has assigned a deputy to investigate whether general manager Jerome “Jerry” Hennessey stole more than $2 million to support his safari hunting lifestyle.(Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service)
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
September 17, 2018 - 8:47pm
The Alexandria Breakfast Club meets twice a month upstairs at Common Ground Coffee House. Its members take turns giving speeches, providing feedback and running the meetings. (Contributed)
The Briefcase
September 17, 2018 - 5:02am
September 16, 2018
Widseth Smith Nolting, Carlos Creek Winery recognized
September 16, 2018 - 8:00am
September 7, 2018
This Herberger's location at West Acres Mall in Fargo, N.D. closed on Wednesday, April 18, 2018. David Samson / The Forum
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
September 7, 2018 - 2:54pm
September 5, 2018
Overall Fashion Review and Conference Judging Champion Clothes You Make, Kendra Massmann. (Contributed)
4-H holds county competition
September 5, 2018 - 7:42am
September 4, 2018
The Briefcase
September 4, 2018 - 7:01am
September 3, 2018
On The Street
September 3, 2018 - 7:00am
August 31, 2018
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Back in business? Herberger’s announces comeback days after closing all stores nationwide
August 31, 2018 - 1:59pm
Clothes, accessories and home goods once covered the now-bare floors and fixtures of Herberger's department store in the Viking Plaza Mall. The store closed Sunday, Aug. 26, and managers turned over the keys to the mall two days later. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Herberger's closing brings sadness, questions
August 31, 2018 - 5:41am
August 30, 2018
State looking into dicamba damage
August 30, 2018 - 8:13am