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Reality Check: Minn.’s Minimum Wage Is Worth Less Now Than It Was In 1974

Thousands of Minnesota workers earn a minimum wage that’s less today than it was in 1974 — that’s among the findings of a new state report on the minimum wage from the state Department of Labor and Industry.

01/24/2014

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Charge: Trucking Company Boss Swindles Workers, Pockets Money

The owner of a trucking company faces a felony charge of theft by swindle for allegedly building a scheme network that allowed him to avoid paying employees the wages they earned.

03/29/2012

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I-TEAM Report On Electrical Inspections Getting Results

An I-TEAM investigation that sparked concerns about the risk of fire in hundreds of homes is getting results.

02/24/2011

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I-TEAM: Money For Home Inspections Used To Plug Budget

Minnesota is trying to dig itself out of a massive financial hole. The I-TEAM discovered some creative budgeting at the capitol in St. Paul could be putting your family’s well-being and your biggest investment at risk.

02/10/2011