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May 22, 2019
BTD has grown substantially over the last 40 years its been in business. The Detroit Lakes location currently holds about 540 employees, quite a few more than they imagined they'd have. Submitted Photo
40 years and counting: BTD celebrates 40 years in business this month
May 22, 2019 - 10:18am
December 18, 2018
Mark Rasmussen and Travis Ballard, owners of Accessories Unlimited stand in front of the new shop they are building in the Detroit Lakes industrial park. The new facility will be able to house their entire operation, so they no longer have to have to be in three different buildings. Kaysey Price / Tribune
Under one roof: Accessories Unlimited constructing new shop in Detroit Lakes industrial park
December 18, 2018 - 5:30pm
November 15, 2018
Caden Schossow, left, and Devin Meyer make custom cribbage boards on the CNC mill in the Career Tech Center at Perham High School. The boards feature custom engravings and are being mass produced by the school's new Jacket Manufacturing class. (Marie Johnson / Perham Focus)
Building business: New company-within-a-school gives PHS students the chance to earn course credit, cash, and some serious job prospects
November 15, 2018 - 2:41pm
October 17, 2018
BTD is one of the manufacturing companies partaking in the Manufacturing Tour next week. File Photo
Inside the industry: Local manufacturers open their doors for tours Oct. 24 and 25
October 17, 2018 - 9:54am
August 10, 2018
(From left) Chris Hahn, Brady Adams and teacher Mike Shrode stand behind the engine they built and are now raffling off to raise money for the Sam Kelderman Technology and Engineering Scholarship. Michael Johnson / Forum News Service
Engine project helps raise funds in memory of late classmate
August 10, 2018 - 10:17am
February 1, 2018
Tri-State Manufacturers' Association to tour Aura Fabricators' new facility in Fergus Falls
February 1, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 19, 2018
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
January 19, 2018 - 8:00am