3M Sells Off $20M Pressurized Foam Adhesives Unit

The manufacturer’s latest deal is the third of its kind in about three months.

January 21, 2016

Minnesota added more than 42,000 jobs in 2015

The statewide unemployment rate for December clocked in at 3.5 percent, Minnesota economic officials said Thursday, after gaining 9,100 jobs during the month. The Department of Employment and...

January 21, 2016

Minnesota winery gets leading role at this year's Sundance Film Festival

Four Daughters Vineyard and Winery has gotten a call back for the Sundance Film Festival. Last year, the southeastern Minnesota winery served samples of its wine, and this year it will have a much...

January 21, 2016


The Current Expands To Duluth With New FM Frequency

Much of the Twin Cities station’s programs will broadcast from Duluth, yet the station plans to hire a new radio personality to host a local show.

January 20, 2016

Target shifting to cage-free eggs in stores by 2025

Target is the latest in a growing line of major retailers, restaurants and food companies to move towards cage-free eggs. The Minneapolis-based retail giant announced on Twitter Tuesday morning it...

January 20, 2016

Hundreds of illegal hoverboards seized at Minnesota-Canada border

U.S. border patrol officials have seized thousands of dollars worth of illegal hoverboards at the Minnesota-Canadian border. The merchandise – 1,650 Smart Balance Hoverboard scooters and 90...

January 20, 2016

House sales in the Twin Cities reached a 10-year high in 2015

If you need a sign that the Twin Cities’ housing market has recovered from the financial downturn, this could be it. In 2015, the Twin Cities saw the most closed house sales since 2005 – with...

January 20, 2016


Kickstarting Innovation: Stillwater Co. Develops First Compostable Garden Pot

The company took to Kickstarter and hit its $25,000 goal within 30 hours.

January 20, 2016

Prevent Biometrics

Prevent Biometrics Seeking $2.5M In Equity Financing

$300,000 has already been raised.

January 20, 2016

Here's what the revamped Lake Superior Zoo could look like

Plans for what the revamped Lake Superior Zoo could look like have been unveiled – and now the city wants people to share their thoughts on the proposals. Three plans – all based off a single...

January 20, 2016

Goodbye to Winter Park? Vikings announce purchase of Eagan property

The #Vikings officially purchased land in Eagan for their possible new practice facility: — Ben Goessling (@GoesslingESPN) January 19, 2016 The Minnesota Vikings are...

January 19, 2016

Cirus Controls Acquired By Illinois Manufacturer

Both companies make equipment and parts for clearing snow.

January 19, 2016

Updates for this year's State Fair – and how much tickets will cost

This year, the Minnesota State Fair will be getting some updates. The fair’s board of managers approved a $6.8 million improvements and maintenance budget, according to a news release from...

January 19, 2016

Greater Minnesota a focus in DFL House leaders' new proposals

Investing in broadband Internet, transportation, job creation and property tax relief are among House Democrats’ goals this legislative session. House DFL leader Paul Thissen and other DFL...

January 19, 2016


Sony Indoor Theme Park And Water Park Resort Set For Albertville

The project is estimated to cost $115 million and will create 2,000 jobs in Minnesota.

January 19, 2016

You can officially start filing taxes now – here's what you need to know

It’s the return of everyone’s favorite time of the year – tax filing season! (In case you didn’t know, I was being sarcastic). Yes, starting Tuesday, taxpayers will have just...

January 19, 2016

Teen accused of doing $50K worth of damage to new Duluth Transit Center

A teenager has been arrested in connection with vandalism that left more than $50,000 worth of damage at the new $30 million Duluth Transit Center, which is expected to open next month. The 18-year...

January 19, 2016


Magnet 360 Bought By India-Based Firm For $50M

The Salesforce specialist will be paid $37 million now and $17 million over the next two years by Mindtree.

January 18, 2016

New suburbs-only express bus service set for launch

A “first of its kind” express transit service gets underway on Tuesday and it’s notable because it will run suburb-to-suburb, cutting travel time by avoiding downtown Minneapolis...

January 18, 2016

Gas the cheapest it's been in 8 years – approaching lows of $1.50 a gallon

Oil prices continue to tumble amid a global oversupply, and as a result prices at the gas pumps in Minnesota are the lowest they’ve been for years. According to, the average...

January 18, 2016

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