The 144-year-old Faribault Woolen Mill closed in 2009 because of the recession. Work started back up again today at what's believed to be the only fully-integrated mill in North America -- meaning it washes, dyes and weaves wool fiber into finished products.
Revival to close its original Minneapolis restaurant
Don't worry – it's bringing the chicken to its nearby BBQ joint.
Fatal crash under investigation on Hwy 62 in Mendota Heights
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating the crash near Dodd Road.
Gallery: Sale of Minneapolis penthouse marks highest price for condo in MN history
The seller is a member of the Pohlad family.
The former Bachelor Farmer space is sold in Minneapolis
A new restaurant is expected to open next year.
Supercharged atmosphere causing more mega-rain events
There could be a mega-rain event Saturday-Sunday in Minnesota, Wisconsin and/or Iowa.
Massive Burnsville landfill expansion nears final approvals
The City of Burnsville and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency are accepting public feedback on the proposal.
Kyle Rittenhouse attorney to defend accused Apple River killer Nicolae Miu
The attorney who helped Kyle Rittenhouse be acquitted of all charges is defending the alleged Apple River mass stabber.
Minneapolis police trying to ID pair in connection to fatal shooting
Police say the two people pictured are connected to the fatal shooting of Ivan Redday last month.
17-year-old girl killed in southern Minnesota crash
The crash happened early Thursday morning near Lake Crystal.
Ex-Brooklyn Center police chief sues city over resignation
Tim Gannon alleges he was forced to resign following the fatal shooting of Daunte Wright.
Men injured after boat crash sends propeller spinning onto craft
The motor reportedly flew out of the water and severely injured two men on the boat.
Faribault state representative campaigns the 'old fashioned way'
Election season is upon us and while most candidates are campaigning online and taking advantage of social media, Rep. Patti Fritz, DFL-Faribault, is sticking to an old school method.
Verso won't reopen Sartell paper mill
Verso Paper has decided against reopening the Sartell mill that was damaged by an explosion and fire on Memorial Day. 259 people had worked at the plant. A company executive says it was a difficult decision, but the mill had not been competitive in recent years. Verso says it will work with local officials on finding a new use for the site.
Faribault Mill buys Maine blanket maker, drops 'Woolen' from name
Faribault Mill has rebranded after acquiring a cotton blanket maker.
Central Minnesota struggles with loss of historic flour mill
Facebook and Twitter have become places for some in central Minnesota to share their thoughts after a massive fire destroyed the Swany White flour mill last Tuesday. The St. Cloud Times reports the Freeport mill was family-owned and operated for more than 100 years. The mill won't be rebuilt, but the family might continue some of the Swany White products.
General Mills stakes out gluten-free niche
General Mills has been pitching gluten-free products to a niche market. The New York Times Magazine reports in the process the Golden Valley company has become heroes for people with a rare digestive disorder. General Mills has put gluten-free lables on more than 300 of its products and has reformulated others--like Chex cereals, to appeal to people with ciliac disease.
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