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RoboChair designer seeking investors to get production started

July 20, 2012 in DL-Online

Thanks to online fundraising giant Kickstarter, Brad Benke of Stahl Architects already has donations from people around the world in support of his furniture design called the RoboChair. Continue Reading

Swenson Motor employees wait to assess fire damage

April 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Employees of Swenson Motor Company at 1301 Highway 12 East in Willmar are waiting for approval to assess damage done to the showroom, shop and vehicles from a fire early this morning. Continue Reading

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Status Update: Facebook to go Public, Raise $5B

February 1, 2012 in WDAZ

NEW YORK (AP) Facebook made a much-anticipated status update Wednesday: The Internet social network is going public eight years after its computer-hacking CEO Mark Zuckerberg started the service at Harvard University.
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Best Buy cancels online orders, says can’t fill in time for holidays

December 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The largest U.S. specialty electronics retailer says overwhelming demand for some products has led to a problem redeeming online orders made in November and December. The Minneapolis company declined today to specify how many orders are affected or which products are out of stock. Continue Reading

North Dakota small businesses gain national acclaim

June 5, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Five years ago, Paul Holje and George Kelley opened Dakota Harvest Bakers in downtown Grand Forks, seeking to fill a need in the marketplace for an artisan bakery. Continue Reading

FDIC orders Rosemount National Bank to close

April 15, 2011 in Rosemount Town Pages

The federal government has closed the doors at a Rosemount bank.
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s Office of the Comptroller of the Currency on Friday ordered Rosemount National Bank to close. Continue Reading