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Manufacturers find niche, in the smallest of towns
West-central Minnesota is home to big manufacturers. The Federal Reserve said jobs here have grown “above and beyond the ... downturn.” On a mild August morning in this town of 300 people in west-central Minnesota, workers at Lowry Manufacturing Co.
Minnesota State Fairgoers can't always choose where they snooze
Weston Hawkins of Alexandria, Minn., takes a rest on the sidewalk outside the Moo Booth at the Minnesota State Fair on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014.
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Brenton Engineering announces another facility expansion
Brenton Engineering , powered by Pro Mach , announced today that it is expanding its Center of Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence in Alexandria, MN.
Writes GopherLink of Dresser
Writes GopherLink of Dresser, Wis.: "In the '70s, before entering the mess hall, cadets at the Minnesota Military Academy were required to spell 'lieutenant' using the military phonetic alphabet.