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U Of M Regents To Vote On $122M Medical School Expansion, Renovation

New East Bank building seeks to align curriculum with changing healthcare market.

February 08, 2017

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MNsure Special Enrollment Period Ends Wednesday Night

The organization is extending its call center hours to help Minnesotans get signed up before the midnight deadline for coverage.

February 08, 2017

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Longtime TCF Bank CEO Bill Cooper Dies At 73

Cooper passed away from complications related to cancer.

February 08, 2017

The Escape Game To Open In Mall Of America This Summer

The experiential concept has proven to be a popular choice for friends, family and even as a corporate outing.

February 07, 2017

Mosaic Profits Fall $143M In Q4

A sluggish farming economy has pushed fertilizer prices down over the past several years.

February 07, 2017

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GovDelivery Rebrands As Granicus, Names New CEO

The company assumed the name of the company it merged with last October.

February 07, 2017

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Former Target Employee Rep. Erik Paulsen Is Working On A Tax Plan The Company Hates

The so-called “border adjusted tax” overhauls the way U.S. companies pay taxes by easing the tax burden on exports while making companies pay up for imports.

February 07, 2017

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Gravie Expands To Medicare With Breitenfeldt Group Acquisition

The deal grows Gravie’s customer reach by more than 50 percent.

February 07, 2017

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Honeywell, Twin Cities Union Workers Reach New Contract

The threat of a labor lockout and strike pushed both parties to agree on the addition of paid sick days and pay raises, but a limitation on health care assistance.

February 07, 2017

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Boston Scientific Profit Jumps 15 Percent In Q4, Topping Analyst Predictions

The medtech company’s sales rose 11 percent year-over-year during the three-month period.

February 02, 2017

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Mayo Seeks Patent On Non-Invasive Drug Delivery For Brain Cancer, Alzheimer’s

It would allow therapies to bypass ‘blood-brain barrier’ to treat neuro conditions.

February 01, 2017

Cost Of Minnesota Health Insurance Premiums Below National Average

Minnesotans pay $32 less than the national average for single coverage.

February 01, 2017

Geneticure Entrepreneurs Return To Rochester Roots With Mayo Accelerator Spot

The Brothers Snyder laud hometown’s buzzing bio-business startup scene.

February 01, 2017

Entellus Medical Nets $37M In Stock Sale

Medtech firm went public in 2015.

February 01, 2017

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Vascular Solutions Shareholder Seeks Class Action Suit Over $1B Teleflex Deal

Howard Root, CEO of the medtech company, said the accusations have “no merit and we’ll prove it.”

February 01, 2017

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Medtronic To Sell Its Medical Supplies Business, Sources Claim

The unit could sell for as much as $5 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.

February 01, 2017

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Vibes Unable To Make ‘Shark Tank’ Investors Bite On Deal

The Minneapolis startup was looking for a $100,000 investment in exchange for 20 percent stake.

January 31, 2017

High-Speed Train To Rochester Might Be Derailed

There's been no contact between developers and state officials in months.

January 31, 2017

Hormel Suspends Pork Supplier Following Animal Cruelty Investigation

It marks the second time Austin-based Hormel has suspended Maschhoffs for animal cruelty claims in the last year.

January 31, 2017

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Examining The Life Of John Bravis, Medtronic’s ‘Employee Number Three’

Although the humble Minnesotan may be reluctant to admit it, Bravis’ contributions helped save thousands of lives and launch the largest medtech company in the world.

January 30, 2017

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