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Since reopening under new ownership in May the bar & grill has offered two dining experiences and a saloon, with plans for future expansion.
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Kandi Acres of Hawick, Minnesota, is home to nearly 500 goats, most of them raised for meat production. Owned by Tiffany Farrier, it has been a labor of love. It is the only halal-certified goat farm in the state, meaning the goats are raised in a way acceptable to Islamic tenets.
During National Veterans Small Business Week, held this week, we celebrate the veterans, service members, and military spouses that are starting and growing businesses. These veteran-owned businesses serve to stimulate our local economies and make our communities great places to live and work.
“I don’t know if we’d want to do it again,” said Cuyuna Cove co-founder Kelsey Braun. "It tested us.”
Each year from Sept. 15-Oct. 15, Americans celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month as a time to recognize the many contributions, diverse cultures and extensive histories of the American Latino community.
Nominations should be submitted electronically by Dec. 8; awards will be presented the first week of May 2023.

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Female entrepreneurship is booming in Fergus Falls, thanks to a local economic development initiative and a community of supportive women, business leaders.
“In the initial years, we felt kind of embarrassed that we were the ones to take that leap," said Veronica Gaidelis-Langer, owner of Sweet Land Farm. "I am so proud of how far we’ve come and how much we’ve learned.”
Kool Kreations Shaved Ice was informed by management at the Columbia Mall they would be fined $150 per stain left by customers on the mall carpet, and the kids could no longer sell "damaging products."

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