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September 17, 2018
Council reverses course in favor of pheasant cleaning business
September 17, 2018 - 9:53pm
September 11, 2018
US small business optimism just hit its highest level in history
September 11, 2018 - 6:27pm
September 5, 2018
Gilbert Luis, left, stands proud with his girlfriend Jannice Ray, right, in front of their new restaurant West Coast Tacos. (Sam Fosness /Republic)
L.A. native brings unique West Coast style cuisine to Mitchell
September 5, 2018 - 8:04am
July 27, 2018
Woodland Camo (source: gloryboats.com)
Arkansas company builds boats for your eternal send-off
July 27, 2018 - 11:39am
June 22, 2018
Decision makes 'level playing field' for small businesses
June 22, 2018 - 9:03am
June 4, 2018
With Burr Street and Sanborn Boulevard both under construction, detour signs are up all around Mitchell directing traffic to the businesses around town. (Matt Gade / Republic)
The challenge of construction season
June 4, 2018 - 8:03am
May 31, 2018
Nanette Knecht stands with her 13-year-old daughter Evanna with some of their goats Dakota Dally, from left, Penelope and Dakota Rose. Knecht recently started her own company called Fat Goat Coffee Co. named after the family's goats which are beans that have been roasted and packaged by our family-owned parent company called Maple City Roasters in Indiana. (Matt Gade / Republic)
A new business to buzz about
May 31, 2018 - 7:00am
May 8, 2018
Casey's General Store employees Ken Tredway, from left, Ariel Anderson, Justin Morgan and Heather Weberg pose for a photo in front of the store at the Seventh Avenue and North Main Street northwest corner of the intersection. The Casey's General Store location will close on May 29. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Casey's to close store next to Corn Palace
May 8, 2018 - 10:00pm
April 27, 2018
Katie Pinke
A positive look at those 'annoying' friends in direct sales
April 27, 2018 - 3:50pm
Ryan Browne and his wife Lindsey Baris are busy making maple syrup at Rising Sun Farm outside of River Falls. Rising Sun Farm has been in operation for 40 years; Browne and Baris took over from Ryan's dad Roger. Sara Tischauser / Forum News Service
Maple syrup season begins: Wisconsin couple works together to produce sweet treat
March 27, 2018 - 2:40pm
A worker stands outside the County Fair Banquet Hall, the future location of Thirsty's in Mitchell. (Evan Hendershot / Republic)
Mitchell Thirsty's set to move
March 27, 2018 - 7:00am
March 20, 2018
A look northbound down North Main Street in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Main Street fabric store to close
March 20, 2018 - 8:39am
February 13, 2018
Crow Peak Brewing Co.'s Canyon Cream Ale, out of Spearfish, is sold locally in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Bankrupt of breweries
February 13, 2018 - 8:01am
January 28, 2018
Dan Garrity of North St. Paul looks back over his shoulder as he backs up while plowing snow for Windsor Snow Removal Company outside U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2018. Garrity was one of dozens of workers helping clear the Super Bowl LII site and surrounding areas after a 12-inch snowfall Monday, Jan. 21. (John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Super Bowl LII means good news for her ice cream truck and other side gigs, but not everyone will score
January 28, 2018 - 8:15am
January 20, 2018
Working from his Bobcat, Chad Van Laecken dumps a load of salt  while Josh Frost, center, sprays the salt with a chemical byproduct of rum and vodka that makes for a more efficient deicer than standard salt or sand. (Matt Gade / Republic)play button
Melting Mitchell's ice
January 20, 2018 - 7:00am