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Star Tribune

Glen Taylor: How I Bought The Star Tribune, And What I Paid

Glen Taylor: "I will buy it, and there will be enough money generated for it to pay for itself. But it is not going to be the best deal I ever got into."

April 17, 2014

Who's Giving Big To Minnesota Gubernatorial Campaigns?

Governor Mark Dayton’s list of donors includes Marilyn Nelson and John Noseworthy.

April 17, 2014

Minnesota Lottery's Online Push Hits Bipartisan Legislative Wall

This February, the Lottery's online presence advanced to the point that players could purchase instant scratch-off tickets online.

April 08, 2014

Governor Mark Dayton

Dayton, Lawmakers Agree To Boost Pay For Care Workers

The $14 million provision included in Governor Mark Dayton’s budget funds the equivalent of about 218 full-time employees in the Department of Human Services.

April 02, 2014

Mike Elias

New Kids On The Vinyl Block: Barely Brothers Records And HiFi Hair And Records

The healthy local record store scene reflects what’s happening worldwide, with vinyl LP sales spiking 33 percent and 6.1 million albums sold in 2013.

March 24, 2014

Move To Raise State’s Minimum Wage Held Up By Debate Over Indexing

At the crux of the delay in passing an increase is the question of whether to index a new, higher wage to inflation.

March 21, 2014

Mayo Square

Mayo Takes A Big Step In Growing Sports-Medicine Field With Pro Teams, Block E Clinic

Last month, Mayo announced a partnership with the Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx in a basketball practice facility and sports medicine clinic inside the former Block E in downtown Minneapolis.

March 12, 2014

Computer binary

After Target And Snowden Revelations, Privacy Protection Emerges As A Top Issue At Legislature

From private businesses to law enforcement and state agencies, lawmakers have introduced more than a dozen bills this year to curtail growing concerns over surveillance and personal data privacy.

March 10, 2014

Governor Mark Dayton

Untax The Rich? Dayton Offers Different Tone This Year With Gift, Estate Tax Proposals

It appears that Gov. Mark Dayton is set to eliminate the gift tax, which he signed into law last spring.

March 05, 2014

After $585 Million For Destination Medical Center, Will Rochester Get More Bonding Money?

DFL state Representative Kim Norton said she's heard that Rochester already got so much that they shouldn't ask for any more.

February 18, 2014

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