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Greater Minnesota groups to get $1.5 million to grow child care access
Volunteer open house at food shelf Jan. 22
City offices closed Jan. 21 for MLK Day
Sons of Norway meeting set for Jan. 20
Middle School to hold Spelltacular event Jan. 22
WATCH: Live shows streaming from Hockey Day Minnesota
Dosunmu, Illinois cruise past Minnesota
HOCKEY DAY MINNESOTA: Embracing the game: HDM will be spread out over several days in Bemidji
Bemidji Aerials gymnasts compete in Twin Cities
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Beavers return home after eye-opening weekend
Patricia Ann Tiffany
Richard Clyde Steele
Genevieve Ann Swanson
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Schlecht: Enjoying a Montana winter in North Dakota
Swift: Here’s why your New Year’s resolution may have floundered
Fielding Questions: Tips for houseplants with brown leaf tips, redbud trees and lights for seedlings
Veeder: January is a little too good at loneliness
Growing Together: And the winner is... All-America Selections names top vegetables and flowers for 2019
Around the Arts, Dec. 30
Major bug in Fortnite gave hackers access to millions of player accounts
Broadway legend Carol Channing dies at 97
WATCH: Fargo group recruiting contestants for local web reality show
Chris Pratt announces engagement to Katherine Schwarzenegger
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
PAUL NELSON FISHING: It is all about the ice conditions
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
New Minn. DNR commissioner outlines challenges, priorities and opportunities as she begins new job
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
Funding for the future: Checkoff groups continue to fund ag research
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
Schlecht: Enjoying a Montana winter in North Dakota
Netflix raises prices $1 to $2 to pay for original content
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Carol E. Priest
Orlan And Linda Lauderbaugh
Daniel & Bonnie Grundmeier
Elect Stu Lourey to Senate
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Abortion is the inconvenient truth of our time
Commentary: This is why the federal government will have a hard time regulating prescription opioids
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January 4, 2019
A strong finish to 2018: US economy adds 312,000 jobs in December, unemployment rate is 3.9%
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy added 312,000 jobs in December, smashing expectations for year-end growth, and the unemployment rate crept up to...
January 4, 2019 - 11:00am
December 9, 2018
Tesla may consider buying idle GM plants
Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk told CBS's "60 Minutes" that he may be willing to buy some of the five factories General Motors Co. will...
December 9, 2018 - 11:38am
November 26, 2018
GM layoffs, plant shutdowns suggest US economy may be starting to slow
And they may dent President Trump's claim of an industrial renaissance.
November 26, 2018 - 7:27pm
October 19, 2018
A brave new world of work
FARGO — We're a long way from the science fiction realms of Westworld, Blade Runner or Star Wars, where robots, androids and artificial...
October 19, 2018 - 4:29pm
October 10, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: I hope Trump’s critics are wrong. Don’t you?
Well, our economy continues to roar ahead. The September jobs report Oct. 5 showed that the jobless rate has decreased to 3.7 percent, with Minnesota...
October 10, 2018 - 7:20am
September 7, 2018
US economy adds 201,000 jobs in August as strong hiring continues
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy added jobs for the 95th straight month in August, a record-setting streak. The nation added a robust 201,000 jobs...
September 7, 2018 - 9:14am
August 15, 2018
White House economists apologize after Huckabee Sanders' false statement about black employment under Trump
President Donald Trump's economics team apologized on Tuesday after press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders wrongly stated that Trump has created...
August 15, 2018 - 9:46am
August 3, 2018
US economy adds 157,000 jobs in July, slightly below expectations
WASHINGTON - The U.S. hiring spree continued in July as the economy added 157,000 jobs and unemployment fell slightly to 3.9 percent, the Labor...
August 3, 2018 - 8:15am
July 15, 2018
Career 2.0: Passion, necessity drive many career changes
DULUTH — After decades as a small business owner, Annette Beaufeaux had reached a pressure point. It was time for a change. "I don't want...
July 15, 2018 - 6:05am
July 6, 2018
US economy added 213,000 jobs in June as unemployment rose to 4 percent
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy added 213,000 jobs in June, the Labor Department reported Friday, as the unemployment rate rose to four percent....
July 6, 2018 - 11:02am
June 14, 2018
Minn. employers add more than 10,000 jobs
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.1 percent as employers added 10,200 jobs in May. The seasonally adjusted rate is less...
June 14, 2018 - 5:46pm
June 10, 2018
Can I help you? Teen employment is falling, leaving a future workforce less prepared
DULUTH — For high school students, having a job is less a rite of passage than a novelty these days. In Minnesota and across the country,...
June 10, 2018 - 6:00am
May 27, 2018
ND losing thousands in state tax revenues with unfilled jobs
WILLISTON, N.D.—The jobs bubble in North Dakota has grown much larger than has been reported, but no one is certain how much bigger it's...
May 27, 2018 - 6:38pm
As court reporters age, demand for replacements is high
BRAINERD, Minn.—Their fingers are fast, their lingo is their own and their hearing is precise.
May 27, 2018 - 8:35am
May 24, 2018
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
ST. PAUL—Boosted by strong sales and customer demand, Andersen Corp. officials on Thursday morning, May 24, broke ground on a $40 million window extrusion factory on the northern end of their Bayport campus. Forty new full-time production jobs are being created as a result of...
May 24, 2018 - 7:08pm