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MnDOT expands interactive bicycle map statewide

Minnesota has been named as one of the most bike-friendly states by numerous publications, and now with an updated bicycling map and an expanding bike-share program, it doesn’t seem like the...

July 27, 2014

Controversial insecticide found in Minnesota rivers, streams

An ever-more-popular type of insecticide, under scrutiny for its effect on the honeybee population, was found in streams and rivers throughout the Midwest – including Minnesota. The findings of the...

July 26, 2014

How Smart Is Alternative Energy?

Minnesota’s leading the charge in clean energy generation and usage. But it will take compromise and dedication to keep the edge, while the economic benefit remains only theoretical.

July 25, 2014

3 MN Cos. That Are Cleaning Up The Twin Cities

Two Bettys, Aaron’s Green Cleaning, and Happy Earth Cleaning Co. are cleaning up the Twin Cities, using environmentally conscious products, one house at a time.

July 25, 2014

Heggies Pizza

How Heggies Pizza Built a Regional Empire, One Bar At A Time

The Milaca-based company's frozen pizzas became a dive-bar standby.

July 25, 2014

Man accused of stealing $113K from youth sports association he co-founded

An Apple Valley man has been charged with felony theft after being accused of stealing more than $113,000 from a youth athletic association he co-founded, KSTP reports. Robert Steven Reischauer was...

July 25, 2014

St. Paul approves $2.5M to repair bumpiest, pockmarked roads

St. Paul approves $2.5 million for road repairs. #potholepatrol http://t.co/MhjIDlIKiE pic.twitter.com/ZZCRpnPa1d — Becky Rohde-Eckblad (@Becky_Eckblad) July 24, 2014 Good news for some of the...

July 24, 2014

Law guide

Law Firm Creates Free Guide To Data Security For Businesses

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development partnered with Gray Plant Mooty for the third time, this time to create a free downloadable guide to help businesses acquaint themselves with security laws and other rules.

July 24, 2014

Law

Investment Advisor Fined For Alleged $2M Ponzi Scheme

Mark Holt, who is also an attorney, is being fined $300,000 for allegedly defrauding investment clients, many of whom were elderly.

July 24, 2014

Sales Surge To Record Highs At Multiple MN Companies

3M, Tennant Company, Graco, Proto Labs, Piper Jaffray, and Deluxe Corporation experienced particularly strong growth in their latest quarters.

July 24, 2014

Dayton: State Technology Overhaul Has Saved $27M

The governor said that changes to the state’s IT operations have cut administrative waste and introduced new accountability measures.

July 24, 2014

Fargo, Mankato rank among Forbes' best small places for business

Fargo, North Dakota, and Mankato, Minnesota, ranked among the nation’s Best Small Places for Business and Careers, according to a new list by Forbes. Fargo came in No. 1 on the list, followed...

July 24, 2014

Twin Cities Premium Outlets

Soon-To-Open Outlet Mall Announces 30 More Tenants

Among the newly announced tenants at Twin Cities Premium Outlets are Armani, 7 for All Mankind, Steve Madden, Vera Bradley, and Ann Taylor.

July 24, 2014

Survey: MN Businesses Are Hiring, But Where Will They Find Employees?

Results from the latest Quarterly Economic Indicator survey show companies are growing, but it’s gotten even harder to find good talent.

July 24, 2014

All-Star Game discounts raise questions about the cost of sporting events

A Minneapolis city council member is demanding greater transparency about the deals and discounts that the city uses to attract major sporting events, such as Major League Baseball’s All Star...

July 24, 2014

Gov. Dayton earned $352,000 last year, gave $10K to charity

Gov. Mark Dayton earned $352,601 last year, according to his 2013 tax return which he released to the public Wednesday.  His income came from three sources: – Salary as governor: $116,092 – Capital...

July 23, 2014

State names first-ever medical cannabis director

Michelle Larson is Minnesota’s first-ever director of the Office of Medical Cannabis. Larson, a longtime Minnesota Department of Health staffer who most recently served as deputy director for...

July 23, 2014

Billion-Dollar Davisco Sold To Canadian Dairy Co-Op

The Davis family, owners of a diverse business portfolio, has divested its largest business unit: Davisco Foods International.

July 23, 2014

Bachmann: Media misunderstood comments on 2016 presidential run

U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann says her comments about running for president in 2016 were wrongly interpreted. Bachmann, who represents Minnesota’s 6th Congressional District as a Republican, was...

July 23, 2014

St. Paul Startup That Created Survey App Lands $500,000

Elevate Research says its customer feedback app is simple for retailers and restaurants to operate, and its cash infusion will “fuel the expansion of its sales and digital marketing efforts worldwide.”

July 23, 2014

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