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The New Economics Of Renewable Energy

Costs of wind and solar energy have dropped, making renewable energy a viable option for many businesses.

May 29, 2015

Steel Prairie

Northwestern Minnesota’s manufacturing strength builds on the region's agriculture base.

May 29, 2015


Stratasys Q1 Loss Tops $216 Million

Company reorganizing MakerBot unit amid challenges to 3D printing industry.

May 11, 2015

First look at Minnesota's medical pot: Production facility offers a tour

An unusual “open house” event in Otsego on Tuesday is shedding a little more light on how the Minnesota’s soon-to-be-legal medical marijuana industry is going to work. Tonight at...

May 05, 2015

Iron Range hit by another jobs blow as firm reportedly lays off 100 workers

In another blow to the economy of Minnesota’s Iron Range, reports say 100 workers are being laid off by Cliffs Natural Resources. Steelworkers Union leaders told WDIO around 100 salaried...

May 05, 2015

Medtronic accused of 'repeatedly failing' to fix issues with implantable pump

Medtronic will stop making an implantable pump system, after federal regulators claimed the company failed to fix problems with its manufacturing. In a deal announced Monday, the Food and Drug...

April 28, 2015

The Concrete Shortage That Wasn't

Last year's tight material supply has subsided and a shortage of labor is a bigger concern.

April 27, 2015

Spine and nerve injury to cyclist prompts MN company to recall bikes, fenders

A cyclist suffered spine and nerve damage when the fender on his bike broke – prompting the Minnesota company that sold the product to issue a recall. Civia Cycles, which is owned by Bloomington...

April 21, 2015


Stratasys Subsidiary MakerBot Slashes Jobs

Acquisition from 2013 proves bumpy for 3D printer.

April 20, 2015

Andersen Windows adding jobs, expanding manufacturing at 2 MN facilities

A longtime Minnesota company formally announced plans to add hundreds of jobs at two of its manufacturing facilities in the state. Andersen Corp. will add more than 300 jobs at its operations in...

April 06, 2015

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