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Minnesota's Young Millionaires 2015

These business leaders have achieved more success by age 40 than most people do in their whole careers. Here’s how they did it.

by Andre Eggert, Gene Rebeck, and Sam Schaust

Minneapolis Public Schools to lay off more than 100 staffers

The Minneapolis Public School system will be eliminating dozens of positions in order to relocate funds back into the schools, reports note. Officials are expected to eliminate roughly 120...

March 22, 2015

Uber could leave Minnesota if new auto insurance laws are passed

Minnesota lawmakers are debating a bill that would increase costs for many popular rideshare companies in the Twin Cities – which has one of those companies saying they might just leave the state...

March 20, 2015

Jobs

Minnesota Adds Jobs, Unemployment Steady

While state unemployment figures remain lower than the rest of the country, growth has been slower.

March 19, 2015

Dayton to spend extra $866M from budget surplus on free pre-K care, tax cuts

Gov. Mark Dayton has revealed an extra $866 million in state spending proposals over the next two years as a result of a higher-than-expected budget surplus. At a news conference Tuesday, the...

March 17, 2015

CenturyLink

Minneapolis Contends With Differing Laws, Equity Issues As It Moves To Add Cable Competition

CenturyLink has applied to compete with Comcast for cable customers but its application might force the city to choose between following state law or following federal law.

March 17, 2015

Dayton calls for review of MNsure; House panel votes to drop it

Gov. Mark Dayton said Monday he wants a top-to-bottom review of MNsure, the statewide health care insurance exchange, and would be open to a variety of solutions to make it work better – up to and...

March 16, 2015

Beer run to Wisconsin protests Minnesota's Sunday sales ban

Minnesotans who want to buy alcohol in their own state on Sundays made a politically motivated beer run across the border to Wisconsin Sunday to make their point. About 50 people rallied at the...

March 15, 2015

With oil prices dropping, ND could lose thousands of jobs and billions in revenue

The real-life cost of dropping oil prices isn’t limited to lower profits for oil companies. In North Dakota, jobs are being cut and the state has to rethink its budget plans, as oil producers...

March 13, 2015

400-plus workers face being furloughed as U.S. Steel idles Keewatin plant

Minnesota has been dealt another jobs blow with news that over 400 people could be temporarily out of work in the Iron Range. U.S. Steel has announced it will temporarily shut down one of its...

March 12, 2015

Unemployment rate stays at 3.7 percent, but MN employers cut jobs in January

The unemployment rate in Minnesota remained steady in January, but there were fewer jobs to go around as state employers eliminated 7,900 positions during the month. The delayed January figures...

March 10, 2015

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