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Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CST
Acting with rare speed, the Minnesota House approved a $500 million package of tax cuts and repeals Thursday in a clear sign of the state's improved fortunes.
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14 hrs ago
Cedar Avenue projects are topic of MnDOT public meeting
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is holding an open house March 19 in Eagan to discuss managed lane projects on Cedar Avenue with the public.
19 hrs ago
Edwards Desserts Bring a Slice of Big City Flavor to Your Table with New York Style Cheesecake
Schwan's Consumer Brands, Inc., is unveiling Edwards A New York Style Cheesecake whole premium pie on National Pi Day, typically celebrated for the mathematical symbol I - but for Edwards A desserts - it's all about "P.I.E." A perfect thaw-and-serve dessert option for the entire family, the new whole pie is made with real cream cheese and baked in ... (more)
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Met Council data show strong growth ahead for Hennepin and Carver counties
Older, close-in suburbs are poised to reverse long-standing population losses and return to robust growth in coming decades, new Metropolitan Council projections show.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Plan for $500M tax cuts, repeals speeds in House
A $500 million package containing middle-income tax cuts and the repeal of some business taxes zoomed Thursday through a key committee in the Minnesota House and could reach a floor vote next week.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Golan the Insatiable's Josh Miller
Set in the fictitious town of Oak Grove, Minnesota, Golan the Insatiable is one of the latest shows to air on Fox's Animation Domination Hi-Def Block -- the same chunk of programming that launched Seth MacFarlane's American Dad! The show, which features the voice talents of Minnesota comedians Mary Mack and Maria Bamford, tells the suburban tale of ... (more)
Pat Mascia, Duke developer behind West End, is leaving to practice law
Pat Mascia, who headed Duke Realty's office in Minnesota for the past decade, is returning to the law practice at Briggs and Morgan where he began his career.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
Milaca teacher, Pequot graduate among 33 Teacher of the Year semifinalists
Andrew Nelson, a band teacher in Milaca, is among 33 semifinalists for this year's Minnesota Teacher of the Year honor.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Demand For High-Interest Payday Loans Soars In Minnesota
Call it predatory lending. Or call it financial service for the neediest. Either way, more Minnesotans are turning to high-interest payday loans and other services outside the mainstream banking system, controversial enterprises that operate through a loophole to dodge state restrictions.
St. Cloud Times
Fatbiking option lends itself to several wintertime uses
Frank popped a wheelie. Curt hefted his bike out of the snowbank where he'd parked it at a 45-degree angle.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Snowplow drivers face a challenging season
Snowstorms like the one on Friday mean school closures and cause some people to stay home from work.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
United Properties offers 494 HQ for sale
Northland Center, an office complex on the I-494 strip that United Properties developed 30 years ago and has owned since, is being marketed for sale.
Winter's wrath takes a toll on retailers. Bargains up to 90% off Sat.
From merchandising and advertising to real estate and technology, business reporters offer insight into the latest trends and people that define today's top retailers.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Chisago County Press
North Branch man gets more than bargained for with online services
North Branch Police were able to stop a suspect vehicle involved in an alleged home robbery and assault Sunday, Feb 9 and make three arrests.
Bloomington solar panel company competing in Duluth for solar supremacy
Solar panels from three different manufacturers -- including two made in Minnesota -- will battle it out on the roof of a downtown Duluth office building to see which can generate the most electricity.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
FAA Won't Install New NAV System For Outbound MSP Flights
The FAA announced Wednesday it will not install a new automated navigation system for flights outbound from Twin Cities International.
Running Room, other new tenants opening at Mall of America
The Running Room, Vom Fass and Cowgirl Tuff all plan to open new stores at the Mall of America this spring.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Minnesota's Ness Collects Big Ten Wrestler of the Week Award
Wrestler of the Week Dylan Ness, Minnesota 157 Jr. Bloomington, Minn. John F. Kennedy Posted three wins over the weekend, helping No.
Western suburbs evaluate city ordinances on breweries
Breweries have been popping up left and right in the west metro. That's because brewpubs and taprooms are wildly popular - and because city ordinances are being changed to allow them.
Mon Feb 17, 2014