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In New Market, Sky Is Limit For Peterson’s Price

Adrian Peterson seems to be seeing a new, big-money contract being handed out once a week these days.


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American Crystal Sugar Workers Reject Contract

Union workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. have overwhelmingly rejected the company’s final offer for a new five-year contract.


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American Crystal Sugar Workers To Vote On Contract

Union workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. decide Saturday whether to accept a contract that management calls its final offer or risk a lockout at the company’s five sugar beet processing plants.



Nurses At Bemidji Hospital Reject Contract Offer

Nurses at a Bemidji hospital have rejected their employer’s latest contract offer and have authorized a strike.


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Kicker Ryan Longwell Headed Back To Vikings

Minnesota Vikings kicker Ryan Longwell says he has agreed to terms on a contract to return to the Minnesota Vikings.


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Mike Max Talks Football With Adrian Peterson

With the NFL lockout offer, players from the Minnesota Vikings and other teams across the league started reporting to team facilities on Tuesday.


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Ely Hospital Nurses Authorize Union To Call Strike

Nurses at Ely-Bloomenson Community Hospital have voted to reject the hospital’s final contract offer and instead authorize their negotiators to call a strike.


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MSNBC’s Ed Schultz Sued By Ex-Associate

A man who spent three decades in the Fargo area as a sports broadcaster and talk show host is facing a lawsuit from a man who says he’s owed a share of the profits from Ed Schultz’s daily show on MSNBC.


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Metro Transit Workers OK New 2-Year Contract

Metro Transit bus and rail operators have approved a new two-year contract that includes a wage freeze.


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Twin Cities Bus Drivers Vote On Another Contract Offer

A contract covering 2,200 members of the Amalgamated Transit Union expired last July and the rank-and-file have twice rejected offers that included wage freezes and higher payments for health insurance.



MnSCU Agrees To Contract With New Chancellor

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system has reached a deal with the system’s next chancellor that will pay a base salary of $360,000 plus up $50,000 a year in performance bonuses.


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Katie Couric On The Late Show

CBS lead anchor, Katie Couric was on The Late Show with David Letterman last night talking about her contract situation. She confirmed it’s up in June as Letterman implored her to stay with CBS. Check it out.


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Vikings Sign DE Robison To 3-Year Deal

The Minnesota Vikings signed defensive end Brian Robison on Thursday to a three-year contract worth $14.1 million.


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Panel Considers Metrodome Roof Repair Contract

The commission that owns the aging Metrodome in Minneapolis is expected to award a contract Friday to the only firm that bid on replacing the roof that collapsed under heavy snow in mid-December.


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Twins, Young Agree To 1-Year Deal Worth $5.4M

Outfielder Delmon Young and the Minnesota Twins avoided salary arbitration by agreeing Wednesday to a one-year contract worth $5,375,000.



Mpls. Teachers’ Contract Had $3.7 Million Error

The new teachers’ contract will cost Minneapolis millions more than expected.


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Twins Agree To Contracts With Capps And Perkins

The Minnesota Twins have avoided salary arbitration with a pair of relief pitchers, agreeing to one-year contracts with right-hander Matt Capps for $7.15 million and left-hander Glen Perkins for $700,000.


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Alexi Casilla Signs New Contract With Twins

The Minnesota Twins will be bringing back another player, signing infielder Alexi Casilla to a 2011 contract.


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Mpls. Teachers, District Reach Tentative Contract

The Minneapolis teachers’ union and the Minneapolis Public Schools have reached a tentative contract agreement, the two groups said Monday evening.


1,300 Duluth Nurses Voting Today

1,300 nurses in Duluth today vote on whether to ratify a three-year contract with St Mary’s Medical Center and St Luke’s Hospital — or stage a one-day walkout.


Nurses Overwhelmingly Ratify Contract

The Minnesota Nurses Association says nurses have overwhelmingly approved a contract and averted a strike with 14 hospitals in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.