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Anna Armstrong

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Anna Armstrong is an intern covering business for the Star Tribune.

Anna Armstrong hails from a small town in California's Central Valley. She graduated with a bachelor's degree in Legal Studies from the University of California, Berkeley in May 2024. Prior to joining the Star Tribune, Armstrong served as a business reporting intern at the San Luis Obispo Tribune on California's Central Coast and served as the managing editor at her collegiate newspaper, The Daily Californian. At The Daily Californian, she reported on city government, housing, higher education and local schools. When she is not busy reporting, Armstrong enjoys watching live music and taking her little Toyota Prius on roadtrips and camping trips.
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Alexis Gerrish and her son, Benny, 7, from Bloomington, sift through display boxes of candy at Grandpa Joe's Candy Shop in Stillwater on Thursday, Jun

East Coast candy chain expands to Minnesota, taking over Blue Sun Soda Shops

Grandpa Joe's Candy Shop, founded and based in Pennsylvania, has already opened locations in Spring Lake Park and Stillwater, with another in Bloomington on the way.
Tara Peterson, 21, an intern at Target and student at Iowa State chatted with other interns from different companies at Mall of America in Bloomington

Greater MSP, Minnesota companies woo interns in effort to retain talent

The state loses on average more than 10,000 15- to 24-year-olds to other states each year. Companies like Mall of America and Medtronic are encouraging summer interns to consider staying and building careers in the Twin Cities.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen visits Minneapolis on Monday to deliver remarks about new Biden administration affordable housing efforts.

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen unveils $100M affordable housing fund while in Minneapolis

Every state in the country has a shortage of housing to meet needs of low-income renters, she said.
Tamiko French and Atiya Mansfield, left to right, embrace each other during a Juneteenth Festival on Minnehaha Ave. in Minneapolis, MN., on Wednesday,

Minneapolis residents celebrate Juneteenth with annual 'Soul of the Southside' festival

Community comes together with music, art and food to commemorate the end of slavery in the U.S.