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Loss Narrows For EVINE Live

Sales up 5.3 percent in 2014 for former ValueVision Media.

March 18, 2015

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

Governor 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...

March 17, 2015

Target

Target Snags $1.6B Tax Break For Canadian Exit

Annual filing also tallies data breach costs at $252 million.

March 17, 2015

Duluth Pack joins with Target as part of 'lumbersexual' men's line

At Target, they’re suddenly focusing on the “lumbersexual.” The Minneapolis-based retailer is teaming with the Duluth-based Duluth Pack (and five others) for a collection aimed at...

March 17, 2015

Minnesota velodrome to reopen; private funds to pay for repairs

The velodrome cycling track at the National Sports Center in Blaine will open again soon, after supporters raised enough money to pay for some much needed repairs to the structure. A group called...

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

Twin Cities Rent Growth Outpacing National Average

Minneapolis, Eden Prairie post strongest growth.

March 16, 2015

1 worker injured in coal fire at Burnsville power plant

A coal fire at Xcel Energy’s Black Dog power plant injured at least one person Monday morning, and fire crews are working to put out the blaze. Information so far is sparse, but Xcel Energy...

March 16, 2015

Life Time Fitness

Life Time Fitness Sold For $4 Billion

The company did not mention if it’s dropping plans to form an REIT.

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

Dayton: Target CEO found it 'very difficult' to see images of laid off staff

Tough day in downtown Mpls. Seeing a lot of this outside Target HQ this morning. #targetlayoffs pic.twitter.com/Z35zODMMgz — Rob Olson (@RobOlsonFOX9) March 10, 2015 The fallout from Target’s...

March 13, 2015

General Mills exposes illegal dairy product price-fixing scheme

Yogurt price-fixing is apparently a thing – an illegal thing, to be more precise. And a case of such collusion got 11 French dairy companies in huge trouble, thanks to the whistle blowing of a...

March 13, 2015

Dayton to farmers: Support buffer zones, or watch our waters become cesspools

Governor Mark Dayton has laid down the gauntlet to farmers, telling them to support his plans for “buffer zones” – or watch Minnesota’s waterways becoming “cesspools.”...

March 13, 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

Agency Pulls All Nighter For Nonprofit Rebrand

StoneArch's “RedEye Rebrand” challenge helped kick off the all-night, pro bono marketing trend.

March 12, 2015

Housing

Three Years of Housing Price Gains

Median Sales Price Climbs to $202,000.

March 12, 2015

Valspar Pledges $36M To Habitat For Humanity

Five-Year Deal Extends Role as “National Paint Partner”

March 12, 2015

Minnesota United

Report: Minnesota United Secures Stadium Site, MLS Expansion

League officials have thrown their support behind the NASL team and their idea for an outdoor stadium over the Vikings bid, sources say.

March 12, 2015

Metro Transit wants your help naming its new mascot

Metro Transit is asking for the public’s help to launch its new mascot. The Twin Cities’ biggest transit operator released an image of the mascot on Wednesday, which prominently...

March 11, 2015

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