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The new effort aims to understand the economic disparities in the state.
The $4 million project is part of an effort to improve areas near light-rail station.
The group is tasked with advising the city on workplace issues.
Warsame says residents need alternatives to two problem-plagued malls owned by the Sabri family.
Minneapolis says it will still try to collect $274,000.
Under pressure from activists, Mpls. weighs tools to limit increases.
A related lawsuit against a doctor is set for trial.
Frey, an attorney who represents parts of downtown and Northeast, presented himself as a candidate in the mold of R.T. Rybak.
Already an island of blue in the red sea of the Upper Midwest, Minneapolis could double down on that status if riled up progressives prevail.
Junauda Petrus said she wrote the poem in response to President-elect Donald Trump's comments about women.
PART 3: Small towns are good places to raise kids, but more jobs and education opportunities are in the metro area -- where lower-income housing in desirable neighborhoods is hard to find.
The catch is that many of them found success only by moving out of farm country -- and fewer and fewer kids are growing up there.
A mother of six escaped the South Side of Chicago, moved to Minneapolis "for my kids" — and landed in Chaska as part of a social experiment.
The DFL legislator says the city "must do better."
Critics say Hodges' reversal on minimum wage is all about the 2017 election.
The City Hall veteran hopes to fill Elizabeth Glidden's position, joins other candidates of color.
The mayor wants the increase to include tipped workers.
Minneapolis pulled most of its next year's funding for the regional economic development group, as council members questioned what benefit the city gets and raised concerns that Greater MSP pits local governments against each other in the race to offer incentives to companies.
After almost 12 years, she says it's "time for someone new."
Income for Americans in the middle rose at a modest but steady rate over the past 40 years, according to the Congressional Budget Office. And prices for consumer goods have dropped.
A Hennepin County judge did not rule on the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce's request for an injunction to halt the ordinance but did question the scope of the Minneapolis rules.
Mayor Betsy Hodges is seeking new spending to hire 15 new police officers.
Some local leaders are concerned about the bank's investments and its recent scandal.
Letter to Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges says the viability of downtown is at stake.
Neighborhood organizers say it's not the answer; Mpls. council is ready to vote today.
The tilt is the greatest since before the last recession.
High apartment rents are outpricing homes and pressuring the poor.
A long-term drop in crime, combined with a concentration of high-wage jobs and a renewed preference for urban life among highly educated workers, have made the city's core more desirable.
It is another worrying sign for a job market that has been slow-growing for a year and stagnant since July.
Proposal by president of Minneapolis Fed would require too-big-to-fail banks to pay a price for risk.
Sophisticated fraud aimed at energy customers, often small businesses, is a big problem.
Minneapolis Fed chief to unveil a plan to reduce the effect of big bank failures just as political axis shifts.
International Falls group is spending $230 million on Arkansas plant
The Republican nominee is admired in the state for his plainspoken style, his business success and his pledge to shake things up.
Assisted living home says bank unfairly charged $250K for alleged default
SEC ruling is a step forward for Minnesota's fledgling investment crowdfunding community
Minnesota last found itself in the top 10 in 2004. The study has been conducted every two years since 2002.
Obituary: Lawrence Gibson, retired from General Mills, was a lifelong learner, social justice advocate
Lawrence Gibson had much to celebrate when he dropped his car off at the mechanic on Monday afternoon. The 89-year-old was in good health, still…
The state is starting to see real wage growth.
Mothers and fathers are both happier when they're with their children, but 1950s-era parenting roles persist. And it's taking a toll on mom.
Twin Cities area is first major metro to have such workers as part of labor group.
Leadership, not bank size, was issue, Minneapolis Fed chief says.
Mankato and the surrounding towns boast the fastest-growing economic output of any Minnesota metro area. But that prosperity is not creating enough of the high-paying opportunities that would enable Mankato to retain educated, skilled workers.
Minnesota's attorney general weighed in on the Wells Fargo scandal, demanding that the bank end the practice of forcing customers into binding arbitration when they have a dispute with the company.
In China, workers earn about half a Big Mac for the same work that earns an American almost two-and-a-half.
Minneapolis Fed worries that shadow banking could fill in gaps of traditional lending.
Carolyne Giancola knew how to take “no” for an answer, but she says her bosses didn’t. When she worked as lead teller at the Elliot…
Low unemployment, aging workforce push companies to launch new initiative.
He's a fan of low interest rates and the Cleveland Browns.
The Twin Cities economy grew 2.7 percent last year. Here's how it fit in with the rest of the country.
The post-2008 regulatory squeeze on the world's largest banks has a silver lining for U.S. Bancorp: It's boosting the company's national ambitions.
Richard Davis makes clear that his firm's employees are not to exploit scandal.
CEO Richard Davis said this week he doesn't want to be in a market unless U.S. Bank is in the top 3 for market share.
Unemployment overall ticked up, but estimates of black unemployment are falling.
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl had been in the position since 2013 but is moving to the Chicago Fed.
Good-paying jobs still a worry, but residents in central and west-central Minnesota are the most optimistic.
Javier Morillo's brash rise through union ranks earned him enemies in politics, business.
Kashkari met with leaders for update on challenges.
The Minneapolis firm will open checkless "Safe Debit Accounts" for those outside the financial mainstream.
After a slow start to 2016, the state has added 26,900 jobs since the beginning of April.
Jack Lew lauds Minneapolis as prime economic example during visit
When I Work, which makes popular app for job scheduling, has outgrown the Drake Building.
He met with Twin Cities activists on Wednesday.
He said the U.K.'s new trade office in Minneapolis, which he requested a year ago, should open by the end of 2016.
Year 2 of losses strains lenders' patience, farmers' resolve.
The congressman says the trade deal is about more than economics.
The United Kingdom is the ninth-biggest buyer of Minnesota exports.
Unemployment held at 3.8 percent for the fourth straight month.
A businessman who U.S. Bancorp pushed into bankruptcy has fought back in courts and won several victories, but the Minneapolis bank company says it's not over.
Chamber finds they trail in creating new products, exporting and hiring.
The news highlights the fast-moving landscape of services via smartphone.
Construction unemployment in the state fell to 2.1 percent in May, its lowest level since 2001, and the third-lowest rate in the country, according to estimates released Tuesday by Associated Builders and Contractors, a national trade group.
Combined, there will be 7 Twin Cities locations.
Uncertainty descended Friday on Minnesota firms that do business in Europe, as they wrestled with the effects of Britain’s startling decision to exit the European…
Personal income is growing slower here than in the nation, but it's still relatively high.
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