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Urgency Centers: A New Kind Of Health Care

The Twin Cities makes room for urgency centers that are a cross between a hospital ER and urgent care.

December 20, 2013

Tim Herbert

This Med-Tech Firm Is An Inspired Endeavor

After raising nearly $60 million, Inspire CEO Tim Herbert is feeling confident about his company’s 2014 commercial launch of a sleep apnea product

December 20, 2013

Minnesota toymaker's innovative product grabs national attention

A Minnesota-based toymaker is getting national media attention for his innovative idea, the Pioneer Press reports. Jeff Freeland Nelson’s YOXO product from his Play from Scratch toy company...

December 09, 2013

How To Keep Minneapolis-St. Paul Prosperous

For Minneapolis and St. Paul to remain prosperous, we should learn from other cities, like Denver.

November 21, 2013

Hands around the globe

MN Cos. Donate To Philippines Typhoon Relief Efforts

Some of Minnesota’s largest companies have committed hundreds of thousands in dollars and services to disaster relief in the Philippines.

November 19, 2013

Caytie Pohlen-LaClare

A Meeting Planner To Know: Caytie Pohlen-LaClare

Owner/President, The LaClare Group, Inc.

November 12, 2013


Turning Minnesota’s Job-Skills Gap Into An Opportunity For Low-Income Families

The International Institute of Minnesota has trained and graduated close to 2,000 nursing assistants over the last two decades.

November 07, 2013


Twin Cities Med-Tech Firm Has Now Raised $251M

CVRx raised $12 million in its latest round, bringing its total investments to $251 million since the company was founded in 2001.

October 31, 2013

Blighted Fridley site among 7 to get state cleanup money

A World War II-era weapons factory site in Fridley is among seven blighted properties that were awarded a total of $2.7 million in state grants, the Pioneer Press reports. The 122-acre Naval...

October 28, 2013

Minnesota second in the nation in young adult 'opportunity index'

Minnesota scored second in the nation for opportunities for young people in a study released Monday by the Opportunity Nation. Time Magazine found the survey’s overall conclusions are rather...

October 21, 2013

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