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Will Wisconsin businesses flock to Minnesota after right-to-work bill signed?

On Monday, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker signed a bill into law that prevents unions from requiring their workers to pay dues or fees. Minnesota’s eastern neighbor became the 25th state in the...

March 10, 2015

'Move to Minnesota!' Rep bids to lure Wisconsin firms unhappy with law change

A message has been sent to companies unhappy with “right-to-work” laws set to be introduced in Wisconsin: Come to Minnesota! Minnesota Rep. Pat Garofalo hopes to get one-up on those...

March 04, 2015

Up and Up

Federal Suit Filed Against Target For Mislabeled, Adulterated Supplements

Target and three other national retailers became the latest at the center of debate over more regulation in a $32 billion industry.

February 26, 2015

Looking to pay off debt, Twin Cities archdiocese could sell some of its buildings

In the midst of both bankruptcy and a bevy of sex abuse lawsuits, the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will consider selling some notable properties as a way to help pay off debt. MPR...

February 25, 2015

William Mitchell

Why William Mitchell And Hamline Law Had To Merge

The merger of Hamline's law school and William Mitchell College of Law makes sense for a lot of reasons. But it’s also clear that they didn't have much of a choice.

February 18, 2015

Hennepin County's new e-cigarette ban is more strict than state law

People will no longer be allowed to smoke e-cigarettes inside most public places in Hennepin County. The county board of commissioners voted 6-1 Tuesday to restrict the use of e-cigarettes in work...

February 11, 2015

ND oil worker claims she was demoted and paid less for being a woman

An oil field worker in North Dakota claims she was demoted and paid less than her male colleagues because she’s a woman, and was threatened with the sack when she complained. In a lawsuit...

February 10, 2015

Players union, NFL go to court over Adrian Peterson's suspension

Adrian Peterson’s immediate future in the NFL returns to Minnesota Friday morning, but his fate won’t be decided on a football field. Instead the battle over Peterson’s playing...

February 05, 2015

Minnesota stops accepting TurboTax returns due to possible fraud

Minnesota’s Revenue Department announced Thursday evening that it has stopped accepting tax returns that were prepared using TurboTax because of potential fraud. The department’s...

February 05, 2015

Charges: Tax preparer cost Minnesota $1.4M by lying on clients' returns

A Minneapolis tax preparer is accused of costing the state of Minnesota more than $1.4 million in lost revenue after she lied on hundreds of her clients’ tax returns. Rona Estelle Griffin, 51...

February 05, 2015

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