Minnesota’s leading business group wants state lawmakers to scrap the new minimum wage law that allows for inflationary increases after the hourly rate reaches $9.50 in 2016.
Here are five good reasons not to stay at home to watch the crystal ball drop in Times Square.
State officials say Minnesota exports have jumped nearly 6 percent in the last year. Minnesota exported a record $5.5 billion of manufactured, agricultural and mining products in the third quarter of 2014, the Department of Employment and Economic Development announced Wednesday. That’s up 5.8 percent from the same period last year.
Relax and go out for brunch on New Year’s Day
Why not make this holiday season a little more personal? These ideas, from local expert Brittany Lepowsky, are simple, beautiful and will represent how much your loved ones mean to you, even if you only have a few bucks in your pocket.
Minnesota families are getting more time to sign up for health insurance. MNsure had set a midnight deadline on Monday if you needed coverage starting on Jan. 1. But Monday afternoon, the agency pushed that back to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday.
A 74-year-old Oronoco, Minnesota, man died Monday in a crash in St. Croix County after his van rolled onto its roof.
Ring in the holidays with fun, décor and gifts at these festive markets.
Minnesotans love Irish pubs, so Jason DeRusha took a drive to Maple Plain, Minnesota, and found a classic pub in an unlikely spot.
Don’t want to spend the money buying expensive equipment, but still want to enjoy the lush Minnesota wilderness? Rent from one of these local stores.
Don’t buy your tree from the store. Get outside and cut down your own at one of these local farms.
These local bands are blowing up the local music scene. Treat your ears to something new and give them a listen.
Authorities say two masked men robbed a Game Stop in St. Anthony Tuesday evening – one armed with a pistol. At 8:35 p.m., two men entered the store and grabbed numerous gaming systems and fled by stealing an employee’s car (picture below). The vehicle is still missing.
Calley Bliss — the founder of Entertainment Jill – has a great tagline that she acknowledges is somewhat cheesy, but it perfectly describes what her new company strives to do: foster talent and give female musicians a voice.
Minnesota regulators won’t adopt a policy that would bar pharmacists from mixing lethal drugs that could be used in administering the death penalty elsewhere.