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Life Time urges members to get vocal about impending COVID closures

Life Time urged its members to get vocal as Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is expected to close gyms for a second time, citing coronavirus...

Dakota Access Pipeline decision reversed in Court of Appeals

The U.S. District of Columbia Court of Appeals has reversed an order that could have shut down the Dakota Access Pipeline for over a...

Minneapolis Federal Reserve president calls for another six-week lockdown

The president of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve said that a “really hard” six-week lockdown may be the best path towards economic recovery. Neel Kashkari, CEO...

Minnesota to face projected $4.7 billion shortfall for fiscal years 2022-23

Minnesota is facing a grim next few fiscal years. Minnesota Management and Budget (MMB) Commissioner Myron Frans on Friday warned legislative leaders of a $4.7...

Northeast Minnesota Has Lost 10,500 Tourism-Related Jobs Since March 16th

Mining opponents in Minnesota often argue that instead of developing some of the largest undeveloped deposits of copper and nickel in the world, Northeastern...

Minnesota Shuts Down State Fair, Black Business Fair Announced for August

Despite shutting down the Minnesota State Fair due to Covid-19 concerns, Minnesota officials are allowing multiple Black business events to be promoted. While many events...

Former Obama Official Asks Walz to Reclose All Bars for Indoor...

One of former President Barack Obama’s top health care officials said he asked Gov. Tim Walz to reclose all bars in Minnesota during a...

Dakota Access Pipeline Ordered to Shut Down by Federal Judge

Federal Judge Boasberg has ruled that the Dakota Access Pipeline must be shut down, and not allow oil through for 13 months. The pipeline has...

Unemployment was down nationally in May, Minnesota was one of three...

On June 5th, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) announced that “Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 2.5 million in May, and the unemployment rate...

May Jobs Report: 2.5 Million Jobs Gained, Unemployment Falls To 13.3%

The U.S. economy gained 2.5 million jobs in May, while the unemployment declined to 13.3%, according to Department of Labor data released Friday. Total non-farm...