9/7 First Commercial Bank Republic Bancorp Inc. Republic Bancorp has expanded into the Twin Cities market by Bloomington Louisville, Ky. acquiring substantially all of the assets and liabilities of First Commercial Bank from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
9/10 Multiple targets Unnamed buyer Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc. has agreed to sell three hotels, including the Doubletree Guest Suites Minneapolis, to an unnamed buyer.
9/10 Iowa Dental Supply Patterson Cos. Inc. Patterson Dental, a unit of Patterson Companies, acquired Iowa Des Moines Mendota Heights Dental Supply, which services dental practices in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, Missouri and Illinois.
9/10 Engent Inc. H.B. Fuller Co. H.B. Fuller has acquired Engent, a provider of manufacturing, Norcross, Ga. Vadnais Heights research and development services to the electronics industry.
9/11 Exitcare Reed Elsevier Reed Elsevier has acquired ExitCare, a provider of peer- Lake Elmo Amsterdam reviewed patient education and discharge instructions.