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Sports bar under construction in Grand Forks

January 11, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota-based Wild Bill’s Sports Saloon has begun remodeling the Big Daddy’s bar location at 1405 DeMers Ave. in Grand Forks. The owner hopes to have the restaurant ready to open by early April. Continue Reading

BIZ BUZZ: China Garden has new owner … PS Doors buying land to expand

November 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The China Garden restaurant in Grand Forks is changing hands. Shirley Luk said she ran the restaurant at 2550 32nd Ave. S. for 19 years and was ready for a break. She is selling the business to Yi Ai Lin but still owns the building the restaurant is in. Continue Reading

BIZ BUZZ: New smoothie shop… New restaurants… Airport boardings

October 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Shrink Tank, a business selling “meal-replacement” shakes and smoothies has opened in Grand Forks… The owner of a new Asian restaurant in downtown Grand Forks expects to be open by the end of October or early in November… Commercial airline boardings in Grand Forks were up nearly 10 percent in September compared to one year earlier. Continue Reading

BIZ BUZZ: Small business seminar in Grand Forks … Steffes holds open house near Grand Forks

October 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Chamber of Commerce and SCORE are offering a seminar with presentations on running a small business Oct. 24. Continue Reading

BIZ BUZZ: Clothing store to open in downtown GF … Women’s store opens in GF mall

September 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Rachael Hammarback said that Grand Forks has been without a locally-owned clothing store and tailor shop for too long, a gap she plans to fill. Hammarback is opening RH Standard at 615 First Ave. N., in the commercial space of the Northern Heights apartment building downtown. Continue Reading

BIZ BUZZ: Grocers elect board, award members

September 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota Grocers Association recently held their 2012 convention and trade show in Fargo and elected its board of directors. Continue Reading

BIZ BUZZ: Store caters to med workers … New thrift shop … Restaurant changes owners

September 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Newly opened in downtown Grand Forks, the Uniform Unit focuses on apparel for medical workers. Continue Reading

BIZ BUZZ: Grand Forks land developed for Bakken Initiative … Digi-Key signs distribution deal

September 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A Grand Forks contractor is trying to attract a piece of the oil boom by developing land northwest of the city. Continue Reading

BIZ BUZZ: Britton buys Scott’s Express… Altru recognized for technology…

August 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

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BIZ BUZZ: Grand Forks store expands in Bismarck … Allergy and obesity clinic

August 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The owners of Kittson & 3rd, a shop selling women’s clothes, gifts and accessories in downtown Grand Forks, plan to open a second store in downtown Bismarck. Continue Reading