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Medtronic Plans $43B Acquisition, Will Relocate HQ

The company said that, while it plans to relocate its headquarters from Fridley to Ireland, it will retain its “operational headquarters” in the Twin Cities.

June 16, 2014

Medtronic Seeks Dismissal Of Shareholder Lawsuits

A two-person committee appointed by the med-tech giant concluded that allegations against Medtronic’s leaders are “without merit”; it’s now seeking dismissal of shareholder lawsuits.

June 10, 2014

CardioMEMS

St. Jude Gains Wireless Sensor Tech In $375M Acquisition

Now that CardioMEMS’ heart-monitoring technology has been approved, St. Jude is executing its option to buy the company, in which it had previously invested.

May 29, 2014

Minnesota is healthiest state for older adults, report says

Minnesota is once again atop a list of the nation’s healthiest states for seniors. For the second year in a row, Minnesota was ranked the healthiest place for older adults, according to the...

May 21, 2014

All the 'Bold' details that helped bring the Super Bowl to Minnesota

That roar you heard at 2:45 p.m. wasn’t anything to worry about. That was just a simultaneous cheer from Minnesotans celebrating the NFL’s announcement that Super Bowl 52 is coming to...

May 20, 2014

Elo pillow

Local Entrepreneur Creates Storytelling Pillow For Kids

Killian Rieder’s “Elo” pillow is equipped with speakers that play music or tell children’s stories, but only when the child’s head is resting on it.

May 15, 2014

Target Center redo: Architects chosen, drawings released

Target Center is one step closer to an upgrade. A Minneapolis City Council committee has approved hiring two architectural firms to lead the $97 million renovation of the downtown basketball and...

May 13, 2014

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Medtronic Settles Lawsuits For $22M But Expects More Claims

Medtronic, which did not admit wrongdoing, expects to record a fourth-quarter charge of up to $140 million to cover its latest settlement and the estimated cost of additional settlements.

May 06, 2014

MN Medical Startups Are Attracting More Money

Industry group LifeScience Alley tallies $60 million raised in the first quarter, a 25 percent increase.

April 29, 2014

Reverse Outsourcing: State Aid Lures India Company To Dilworth

Axis Clinicals' plant will employ 100 workers at a former Wal-Mart site in Dilworth.

April 28, 2014

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