Fewer Minnesotans are getting sick with the flu. On Thursday, the CDC downgraded the flu in Minnesota from widespread to regional. The worse cases of the flu are in the metro and central Minnesota.
Several workers unions in the Twin Cities are planning to kick off a series of strikes and protests on Black Friday, one of the busiest shopping days of the year.
Eagan police are asking the public’s help in finding an 82-year-old woman who went missing Tuesday and suffers from significant memory issues.
This year the Black Friday stampede will start earlier than ever. Best Buy , Toys “R” US and JCPenney have all announced they will open at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving Day. Target is joining Sears, Kohl’s and Macy’s with 6 p.m. Thanksgiving openings. Last year those four stores opened at 8 p.m.
Would you rather shop at the Mall Of America or an Outlet Mall?
The Ramsey County Attorney’s Office released evidence in a hit-and-run accident that severely injured an army recruiter. Last fall, Staff Sgt. Travis Torgerson was hit by a jeep and dragged nearly a mile. The driver, Enrico Taylor, pleaded guilty to the charges and will spend nearly 16 years behind bars.
Software engineers wearing jeans and flip flops test the latest smartphone apps. Walls and windows double as whiteboards where ideas are jotted down. And a mini basketball net is in the center of it all. At first glance, this workplace resembles any Silicon Valley startup.
A new holiday shopping survey shows people plan to spend more this holiday shopping season, but for the first time ever, stores are not the first place people are going. Most consumers, who were surveyed by the finance company Deloitte, said the Internet is their top shopping destination.
Where’s your favorite store for Black Friday?
The holiday season will do more than bring presents to good boys and girls this year.
In addition to offering our remembrance on national holidays like Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day, many local businesses and events also offer military discounts as tangible evidence of their appreciation.
Kohl’s Corp. said Thursday that its first-quarter profit dropped 23 percent as it cut prices and indicated it expects earnings in the second quarter will be below analysts’ current expectations.
We always look to celebs to find the latest and greatest fashion trends and Keira Knightly is no exception in this Military Inspired Look.
Kohl’s Corp. will hire 40,000 seasonal workers for the holidays, up 5 percent from last year.
Summer treats, free tunes, and a super clearance sale — all of that in today’s deal’s round-up!