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MN United

Minnesota United: July Stadium Deadline Has “Wiggle Room”

Will legislature act in final days on proposed soccer stadium?

May 14, 2015

SWLRT

Fix—Don't Nix—Southwest LRT, Say Local Officials

Despite the ballooning cost of the project, elected officials say they would rather cut costs than abandon the 16-mile addition to the region’s light rail system.

May 07, 2015

N. Minneapolis named 'Promise Zone' in hopes of invigorating neighborhood

Minneapolis was named a federal Promise Zone Tuesday, which means the neighborhood will have a better chance of getting federal grants to improve public safety and boost the local economy. U.S...

April 28, 2015

Survey: Is The Economy Slowing?

Corporate growth is, compared with last quarter. But business leaders are still spending and hiring at nearly the highest levels in four years.

April 27, 2015

State of emergency declared over bird flu outbreak in MN

Gov. Mark Dayton declared a state of emergency in Minnesota in response to the bird flu outbreak, which has claimed the lives of 2.6 million turkeys and has now spread to a chicken farm for the...

April 23, 2015

Minneapolis plans pay rises of up to $12,000 for its top employees

Gov. Mark Dayton tried it at state level, and now the City of Minneapolis is pushing ahead with plans to increase the salaries of its highest paid staff by up to 8 percent. At a meeting Wednesday...

April 23, 2015

Minneapolis plans pay rises of up to $12,000 for its top employees

Gov. Mark Dayton tried it at state level, and now the City of Minneapolis is pushing ahead with plans to increase the salaries of its highest paid staff by up to 8 percent. At a meeting Wednesday...

April 23, 2015

No Styrofoam takeout boxes for Minneapolis eateries as new rules take effect

If you’re ordering takeout in Minneapolis tonight, you won’t be getting your food served in a styrofoam box. That’s because new rules have come into force Tuesday (coinciding with...

April 22, 2015

Tin Whiskers

MNvest: Kickstarter, But For Equity

A bill going through the legislature aims to make investing in Minnesota startups easier for community members.

April 21, 2015

Streetcar

Why Streetcars Are Losing Their Appeal As A Mass Transit Option

In the wake of a recent report on Portland's extensive system, even some urbanists have begun to question the utility of streetcars.

April 20, 2015

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