Jennifer Bjorhus

Reporter | Watchdog and data team
Phone: 612-673-4683
Jennifer Bjorhus is an investigative reporter on the Star Tribune’s watchdog and data team. Got a tip? Contact me at 612-673-4683 or

Recent content from Jennifer Bjorhus

Clean reviews preceded Target's data breach, and others

Critics say company that assessed Target has been sloppy in past.

Updated: March 31, 2014, - 09:27 AM

Wells Fargo wins second part of securities lending case

Judge’s order, however, shows he disagreed with the jury’s decision.

Updated: March 28, 2014, - 09:25 PM

Business coalition urges action against 'patent trolls'

Troll firms send letters claiming that businesses are violating patents on technology.

Updated: March 27, 2014, - 09:43 PM

Minnesota unemployment rate rose in February

As Minnesota lost a net 100 jobs, the unemployment rate ticked up to 4.8 percent, still well below the national...

Updated: March 27, 2014, - 09:08 PM

Target missed multiple data breach warnings, Senate report says

As Target prepared for its third Capitol Hill appearance to discuss a massive hacking of its computer system, a Senate committee released a report that charged the company with missing multiple opportunities to stop one of the nation’s worst consumer data breaches.

Updated: March 27, 2014, - 08:44 AM

KleinBank to acquire Prior Lake State Bank

Merger would give KleinBank a strong base in Prior Lake.

Updated: March 25, 2014, - 08:29 PM

Blogger who broke Target data breach goes Hollywood

Who will play blogger Brian Krebs? Brad Pitt? Guy Pearce? Edward Norton? Gary Sinise?

Updated: March 22, 2014, - 06:24 AM

Target missed crucial internal warnings about lurking malware

Detection software’s alerts about malware didn’t result in immediate action.

Updated: March 14, 2014, - 05:33 AM

Pension cuts gaining political momentum

Supporters say a pension crisis requires drastic measures; opponents say reform idea goes too far.

Updated: March 13, 2014, - 08:02 PM

Pohlads' Marquette Financial expands banking foothold in Texas

The company is interested in making more acquisitions in the state, an official said.

Updated: March 12, 2014, - 08:20 PM

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