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Man killed in Otter Tail County tornado identified
Prominent artists and writers including J.K. Rowling, Noam Chomsky, Wynton Marsalis warn of an ‘intolerant climate’
Walz allocates $12M to food shelves as Minnesotans face food insecurity
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July 1, 2020
Congress extends small business loan program for 5 weeks
The House on Wednesday agreed to extend for five weeks a popular pandemic relief loan program for small businesses, sending President Donald Trump legislation to give companies more time to apply for federal help under an initiative created by the stimulus law.
July 1, 2020 - 9:27pm
June 23, 2020
Pandemic proves need for rural groceries in North Dakota
NEW SALEM, N.D. -- Allan Tellmann and his employees sanitize their New Salem, N.D., grocery store, Tellmann’s Market, many times a day. They...
June 23, 2020 - 7:12am
June 21, 2020
Duluth booksellers discuss demand for racial equity titles
DULUTH, Minn. -- For Northlanders looking to educate themselves about racism, privilege and equity, there’s a sea of titles to choose from...
June 21, 2020 - 7:00am
June 13, 2020
Dickinson winery offers summer yoga classes
DICKINSON, N.D. -- In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, many western North Dakotans are eager to leave their homes and enjoy the warm summer...
June 13, 2020 - 2:15pm
ND popcorn manufacturer focuses on family, flavor and fostering compassion
VALLEY CITY, N.D. — It’s about more than just popcorn. Colorado Jack Popcorn, which is popped and flavored in Valley City and Devils Lake,...
June 13, 2020 - 9:15am
May 31, 2020
After unrest, some businesses will remain closed despite Monday’s reopen
ST. PAUL — Like so many businesses up and down West Seventh Street in St. Paul, Cafe Astoria lined their doors and windows with plywood over...
May 31, 2020 - 8:51pm
May 25, 2020
Pandemic has led to surge in business for bike shops
ST. PAUL — You have reached Bicycle Chain at Lexington and Larpenteur. We are open. If you want to check out our hours, they are on bicyclechain.com....
May 25, 2020 - 6:45pm
May 18, 2020
Supporters of Stearns County bar reopening say it should be the owner's decision
ALBANY, Minn. — Dozens of people came out to support business owner Kris Schiffler at his bar and restaurant in Albany on Monday, May 18, after...
May 18, 2020 - 5:05pm
May 12, 2020
Small-town Minnesota gift shop reopens early, defying state order
PERHAM, Minn. -- The Back Porch gift shop opened for in-store sales on Monday, May 11, a week before Gov. Tim Walz’s emergency stay-at-home...
May 12, 2020 - 3:01pm
Business booming for 'My Bike Guy'
ROCHESTER — Hauling four bikes into a bike shop to get fixed can be an infuriating and annoying task. So, Charly Tri has changed the game....
May 12, 2020 - 6:00am
April 28, 2020
$1 Million Community Commitment Grant aims to help businesses and nonprofits leverage advertising dollars
Understanding the need to help locally owned businesses and nonprofits get back on their feet in the wake of the pandemic, Forum Communications...
April 28, 2020 - 4:26pm
April 20, 2020
North Dakota Mill cleaned, reopened as 10 workers remain quarantined
GRAND FORKS -- No new cases of COVID-19 are being reported at the North Dakota Mill after it was announced Sunday, April 19, that one employee...
April 20, 2020 - 5:42pm
April 17, 2020
Funeral webcaster hustling to keep up with demand for services during pandemic
FARGO — When Shane White and Kyle Fogarty started their funeral webcasting business in 2013, they felt they were bringing an essential service...
April 17, 2020 - 12:55pm
April 16, 2020
North Dakota officials say programs have run out of money during weekly business briefing
BISMARCK — Some pandemic assistance plans have already run out of money. The news was disclosed Thursday, April 16, by North Dakota Commissioner...
April 16, 2020 - 4:45pm
March 31, 2020
Minneapolis distilleries team up to make hand sanitizer amid pandemic-driven shortage
ST. PAUL — Three Minneapolis-area liquor distilleries are stepping up to make and donate a hygiene product that has lately been in short supply:...
March 31, 2020 - 2:35pm