Economic Impact

Study: Bird Flu's Economic Impact Above $300M In MinnesotaThe discovery of another infected flock of chickens will mean that 2 million birds will have to be destroyed -- the latest casualties of the bird flu. Meanwhile, the economic impact of the flu is just beginning to be felt.
The State H.S. Hockey Tourney's Economy ImpactIt is going to be a busy weekend in St. Paul. The boys state high school hockey tournament continues at Xcel Energy Center Friday with the semifinals in both Class A and 2-A, which is huge for the local economy.
Reality Check: Economic Impact Of Same Sex MarriageDepending on your views, same sex marriage may -- or may not -- change the face of Minnesota. But based what has happened in other states, same sex marriage could have an important economic impact.
What Will The Vikings Stadium Bring To Downtown?People are already talking about the economic impact of the new Vikings stadium, as a $400 million development is in the works to tie the east end of downtown in with the new stadium. The project will include two office towers big enough for 6,000 workers.