Lawmakers Schooled On Aging State, Rural IssuesA wave of senior citizens and slow growth in Minnesota's working-age population will force the state to focus on improving education and productivity in its workforce in the coming decades, state experts told lawmakers Wednesday. More collaboration between businesses and the public sector, especially in rural Minnesota, could help train and retain young workers to thrive in an aging state, speakers at the One Minnesota legislative conference said.
Minneapolis Ranked No. 5 Place To Start Over It should come as no surprise that the financial website CreditDonkey.com ranks Minneapolis number five on a list of the 10 best places to start over. Mary Tyler Moore had a hit TV show doing just that -- playing a single woman who moved here after being dumped by a boyfriend.