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Toyota ordered to pay $11M to victims of St. Paul crash that killed 3

A defect with a Toyota Camry was partially to blame for a St. Paul crash that killed three people, and the carmaker has been ordered to pay almost $11 million in damages to those involved. Koua...

February 03, 2015

Ashley Furniture faces $1.8 million fine for lax worker safety

Federal safety officials accuse Ashley Furniture of Arcadia Wis., of valuing “production and profit over worker safety” and are calling for the company to pay nearly $1.8 million in...

February 02, 2015

More than 2M cars recalled a second time for faulty airbags

More than two million vehicles are being recalled for a second time over concerns involving faulty airbags. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced Saturday that vehicles made...

January 31, 2015

Polaris to recall 1,500 three-wheel Slingshots over safety concerns

Motorcycle and ATV maker Polaris is recalling around 1,577 of its distinctive three-wheel hybrid roadsters, called the Slingshot. The company, based in Medina, Minnesota, said some of its...

January 29, 2015

Minnesota's RyKrisp plant, the only one in the world, is closing

A brand of rye cracker that was created in Minnesota more than 100 years ago, and has been produced here since, is coming to an end. The RyKrisp factory in Minneapolis – which is the brand’s...

January 29, 2015

Polaris

Polaris Takes Full Control Of Electric Motorcycle Business

The company has spent millions on the business since its initial investment in 2011.

January 16, 2015

Polaris

Report: $80M In Incentives Promised To Polaris For AL Plant

Perks range from cash to offset construction costs to the City of Huntsville buying the parcel itself.

January 12, 2015

Is A Shipping-Container Building Coming To The North Loop?

Plans call for a 23,000-square-foot structure at 525 Third St. N. in Minneapolis.

December 17, 2014

Will a solution to stadium's bird hazards take flight? It'd be a feather in 3M's cap

There’s nothing to announce yet, but a couple of state legislators are atwitter about a possible breakthrough in the standoff between bird lovers and the builders of Minnesota’s new...

December 09, 2014

Hormel’s Sales Climb, But Fiscal 2015 Outlook Short Of Expectations

Turkey, refrigerated food sales help offset some losses as company eclipses $9B in revenue for first time.

November 25, 2014

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