Two big employers have made the city an oasis of job growth. Now housing and schools are trying to catch up.
Updated: May 28, 2013, - 08:57 AM
The National Economics Challenge lets high school students test their knowledge of the dismal science.
Updated: May 23, 2013, - 07:27 PM
While Minnesota's corporate giants get bigger, the number of public companies has shrunk dramatically.
Updated: May 19, 2013, - 09:16 AM
The state’s employers added jobs over the past year at a slower rate than the rest of the nation, an...
Updated: May 16, 2013, - 11:16 PM
The economy is driving more to work longer, which is tough for those with physically taxing jobs.
Updated: May 11, 2013, - 09:55 PM
A highly telegraphed crackdown on drunken driving by police across Minnesota generated about 160 arrests on Friday, more than average...
Updated: May 11, 2013, - 07:01 PM
Struggling economies in Europe and Asia held growth back, but Minnesota still sent $20.6 billion of goods to other countries...
Updated: May 08, 2013, - 08:35 PM
Oil fields in North Dakota and Montana contain twice as much oil and nearly three times as much natural gas as the government had earlier estimated, according to a new report from the U.S. Geological Survey.
Updated: May 01, 2013, - 09:22 AM
The idea behind the Northside Achievement Zone is that education is key to improving economic prospects.
Updated: April 27, 2013, - 05:28 PM