Report: Minnesota Jobless Rate Remains At 4 Percent, 1,900 Jobs AddedState officials are reporting a rise in employment numbers over the last two months after initial reports of jobs lost were flipped to gains in August.
New Business: Auto Suppliers Expected To Usher In Hundreds Of JobsAn auto supplier is set to build a new plant in Detroit and create as many as 750 new jobs.
Mall Of America Hosts South Metro Job FairThose looking for a new career should head to the Mall of America. The South Metro Job Fair takes place Wednesday and features representatives from more than 50 local organizations.
U.S. Bank Stadium Hosts Another Job FairAttention job seekers! There's another job fair Thursday for jobs at U.S. Bank Stadium. The fair runs from 2 to 6 p.m. at Summit Academy OIC along Olson Memorial Highway in Minneapolis.
MN Unemployment Rate Holds Steady For 5th MonthMinnesota's unemployment rate held steady for a fifth straight month and continues to beat the national average.
Polaris Lays Off 100 WorkersPolaris laid off 100 salaried workers Monday, half of which are in the Twin Cities. A company spokesperson said Tuesday the demand for snowmobiles and other all-terrain vehicles is down.
Target, FedEx Looking To Hire Thousands Of Seasonal WorkersFor the first time, Target is setting aside two days to interview potential employees. Managers are looking for people to fill cashier, sales floors and stocking positions for the holidays. Target plans to hire 70,000 seasonal workers nationwide.
Chipotle Aims To Hire 4,000 On Sept. 9Chipotle is about to go on a hiring binge.
Study: Stress At Work Can Lead To Physical SicknessYou can now blame taking a mental health day on your workplace. A new study shows stress at your job can make you physically sick.
Minnesota Unemployment Rate Stays At 3.7 Percent But Jobs UpMinnesota's unemployment rate is stuck at 3.7 percent for the eighth straight month.
General Mills Completes Plan To Cut About 800 JobsGeneral Mills says that it has completed a plan to eliminate about 800 positions. The maker of Cheerios cereal, Yoplait yogurt and other packaged foods also reported mixed results for its fiscal third quarter as a stronger dollar pressured sales.
Rally Aims To Highlight Racial Employment Disparities In Metro AreaA report to be released on Thursday aims to highlight employment disparities in Minnesota. The groups Neighborhoods Organizing for Change, the Center for Popular Democracy, and the Economic Policy Institute say they plan to hold a rally.