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September 2, 2016
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LuLu Bean's promotes two
September 2, 2016 - 9:07am
June 29, 2016
Landmark Minnesota restaurant reduced to ashes
June 29, 2016 - 2:41pm
June 27, 2016
The Dixie Bar, Grill and Bottle Shop north of Two Harbors caught fire early Monday morning. The restaurant portion of the building is a complete loss. (Adelle Whitefoot / Lake County News-Chronicle)
Fire destroys landmark Minnesota restaurant popular with fishing crowd
June 27, 2016 - 2:17pm
May 26, 2016
Linda Bendickson started working as a waitress at Trailways Cafe in Montevideo in 1976. Many of her customers don’t even have to announce their menu selections. She knows what they want. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Popular Montevideo restaurant to close after 54 years
May 26, 2016 - 12:15am
December 16, 2015
Bail set for Juba arson suspect
December 16, 2015 - 9:18pm
December 15, 2015
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Minnesota man faces charges for fire at Somali restaurant
December 15, 2015 - 8:41pm
December 10, 2015
Somali restaurant fire triggers FBI probe
December 10, 2015 - 10:51pm
December 8, 2015
Juba Coffee House, a popular Somali restaurant in Grand Forks, North Dakota, was heavily damaged by a fire Tuesday. (Lori Weber Menke | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Marshals say fire at Somali shop intentional
December 8, 2015 - 11:47pm
October 19, 2015
The Lighthouse at Emily’s on Scenic Highway 61 in Knife River will close Sunday. The building — built in 1929 as a general store with a rear addition added later — has been for sale since September 2014. The owners of Emily’s have been leasing it, but their lease isn’t being continued beyond the end of October. FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Owners say popular North Shore restaurant will close for good Sunday
October 19, 2015 - 11:37am
August 25, 2015
LuLu Bean’s names Akerman kitchen supervisor
August 25, 2015 - 4:17pm
July 28, 2015
Cornerstone Coffee co-owner Lisa Liebl, right, and bakery manager Leah Beckman prepare a box of fresh pastries Tuesday for overnight shipment from Willmar to U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar’s office in Washington. The 50 assorted muffins and scones, plus complementary “Charlene’s Double Chocolate Chunk Cranberry Cookies” will be served Monday at the senior senator’s  weekly “Minnesota Morning” event. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)play button
Scones for a senator
July 28, 2015 - 11:35pm
June 16, 2015
As Ben Mattern, left, drills through a cement wall to a Municipal Utilities junction box, Andrew Christensen, both of Gatewood Electric Inc., handles conduit to update power to Foxhole Brewhouse on Fourth Street Southwest in downtown Willmar. The activity lends credence to the window’s declaration “Coming Soon.” (Rand Middleton | Tribune)
Power to the Foxhole
June 16, 2015 - 11:21pm
November 6, 2014
Naomi Gunnink will reopen Naomi’s Kitty Corner Café in Raymond Dec. 2. It has been closed since her husband Michael’s died Sept. 27. (TRIBUNE/Tom Cherveny)
Recently widowed single mother to reopen Naomi’s Kitty Corner Café
November 6, 2014 - 11:43pm
October 2, 2014
Jon Emami, owner of Cafe Persepolis, poses in the restaurant during its last week of business. (Tribune photo by Nicole Hovatter)
Cafe Persepolis closes its doors Tuesday
October 2, 2014 - 11:33pm
May 12, 2014
Jason Mueller, owner and executive chef of the new Bello Cucina in Spicer, also operates Italian restaurants of the same name in Morris, Fergus Falls and St. Joseph. He had been looking for a location in this area and also is developing plans for restaurants in Marshall and Red Wing. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Chef/owner brings Italian menu to Spicer with his fourth Bello Cucina restaurant
May 12, 2014 - 11:36pm