We had a surprisingly lively presidential debate last night – NY Times
Here’s a debate transcript – Fox News
Dispelling the myth of Chinese efficiency – Time
Big banks are among the most profitable U.S. businesses – Bloomberg
Thulin retools 3M corporate structure – StarTribune
Recovering from the financial crisis will take 10 years – Reuters
Best Buy brings in Expedia vet as president of online – StarTribune
Minnesota businesses are getting more optimistic – MinnPost
Wait, GDP doesn’t necessarily translate into happiness? – Financial Times
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After our heavy snow late Saturday, I have good news: a fairly quiet week is ahead! Highs will be in the 30s and 40s - allowing for our fresh, new snow to quickly melt. The next chance of precip. - which won't move in until Wednesday Night - looks to be rain and snow. Click for details! - D.J. Kayser
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2 hefty storms in 2 days? Just like the Minnesota I remember back in the 80s, when it snowed with some regularity. Travel tonight will be messy, but I expect fairly rapid recovery on area highways Sunday with a higher sun angle and highs approaching 40F next week keeping roads wet. Time to stock up on windshield solution.