FDA to phase out trans fats by 2018 – so which foods will have to change?

Food manufacturers have been given three years to yank all trans fat from human food products, the FDA ruled on Tuesday. The substance, which grew in use after it was first introduced about 100...

June 16, 2015


Stratasys Spins Off Product Development Workshop

Makerbot founder and CEO to lead the new organization.

June 16, 2015


Investment Crowdfunding Legalized In Minnesota

The law, pushed by MNvest, aims to make investing in Minnesota startups easier.

June 16, 2015


Sun Country Negotiations Won’t Delay Airport Expansion

Wages at MSP will also increase to a minimum of $10 per hour.

June 16, 2015

Vikings Stadium

Vikings Stadium Naming Rights Go To U.S. Bank

Stadium to be named after the fifth-largest commercial bank in the U.S.

June 16, 2015

Duluth is studying how to deal with rental properties such as airbnb

The city of Duluth is hitting pause on new permits for all vacation rentals in the city – including hotels and bed and breakfasts – so officials can figure out how to regulate short-term rental...

June 16, 2015

Report: Bird flu likely airborne, but farms could be doing more to prevent it

How has the bird flu been able to spread so rapidly to over a hundred Minnesota poultry farms and kill nearly nine million chickens and turkeys? The answer could be in the air. A preliminary U.S...

June 16, 2015

Caterpillar logo

Caterpillar Paves Way For $3 Million Expansion

The added bonus of 31 new jobs earns the project state financial backing.

June 15, 2015


Target To Sell Pharmacy Business To CVS

The deal is valued at $1.9 billion.

June 15, 2015

Grins for growlers: First Sunday sales at brewpubs in Duluth, Minneapolis

First Sunday growler sold! — Fitger’s Brewhouse (@DuluthBrewhouse) June 14, 2015 Visitors to microbreweries and brewpubs in Minneapolis and Duluth are now permitted...

June 14, 2015

Green Line turns 1: A look back at the light rail line's first year in service

Sunday marks the one-year anniversary of Metro Transit’s Green Line – and to celebrate, dozens of businesses along the light rail line are handing out discounts and free offers. The week of...

June 14, 2015

Dayton signs budget bills and avoids shutdown, despite 'terrible' environment bill

Gov. Mark Dayton has signed all the budget bills hammered out in Friday’s special session of the Legislature, his office said in a news release Saturday afternoon – thus ending the...

June 13, 2015

Nation's first LGBT radio station launches in Twin Cities

The Twin Cities made airwave history Friday as the first-ever radio station in the U.S. dedicated to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) listeners launched. As it kicks off, the...

June 12, 2015

Sold! Home sales in Twin Cities area jump by almost 20 percent

The much-discussed busy spring housing market was for real in the Twin Cities metro last month. According to the monthly statistics released by the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors on...

June 12, 2015

Geek Squad Academy

Geek Squad Academy Engage Students In STEM

More than 20,000 students have attended workshops since Best Buy launched it in 2007.

June 11, 2015

AC Hotel By Marriott

Hotels The Latest Craze In Minneapolis Building Boom

Holiday Inn Express project part of busy pipeline.

June 11, 2015


Industry Vet Named CEO At JAMF Software

Now former co-CEOs Chip Pearson and Zach Halmstad will continue work in new positions at the rapidly growing company.

June 11, 2015

Minnesota's economy is still growing – but slower than it had been

A new report from the federal number crunchers in Washington, D.C. show Minnesota’s economy grew in 2014 – but not as fast as it had been. The growth of Minnesota’s gross domestic...

June 11, 2015

Waterfront parcel in Duluth among $1.5M in forfeited land up for auction

A record value of state-owned, tax-forfeited northern Minnesota land is being auctioned off Thursday in Duluth. There are 36 different parcels in St. Louis County up for auction, with their...

June 11, 2015

Seven Minnesotans Win Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

Former CEO of Carlson Cos., Marilyn Carlson Nelson, also presented with Master Entrepreneur Award.

June 10, 2015

     |   |   |   |  5  

Current Issue


Read this month's issue of Twin Cities Business.

More Stories

Most Popular