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ACLU of Minnesota files lawsuit claiming police have targeted journalists
Trump administration selects 5 coronavirus vaccine finalists
House Democrats unveil $500 billion transportation package
Is Dem-NPL candidate for ND insurance commissioner eligible? Secretary of state seeks clarity
Timberwolves, Lynx join forces with Minneapolis Foundation in pursuit of justice, healing
Former Wild star Jason Zucker calls out racism, wishes more NHL players would do the same
NBA’s reported plan to return leaves Timberwolves out of mix, ends their season
South Dakota commission to consider nonresident walleye season
MLS comes to agreement to avoid lockout; United to return this summer
May 25, 2020
Guest worker program costs ND jobs and revenue, labor group says
FARGO — A report from local worker advocacy group Local Jobs North claims that by the end of 2020, the H-2B temporary foreign worker program...
May 25, 2020 - 2:54pm
April 14, 2020
Daily North Dakota oil output drops by 260K barrels; 2,200 jobs lost
BISMARCK — Plummeting energy demand and a glut from a price war have forced operators in North Dakota’s Oil Patch to curtail daily production...
April 14, 2020 - 6:13pm
March 30, 2020
Essentia Health laying off 500 employees
DULUTH -- Essentia Health is placing more than 3% of its workforce on “special administrative leave,” the health system announced Monday....
March 30, 2020 - 7:45pm
March 22, 2020
Walmart hiring more than 500 in North Dakota
In response to strong demand in stores due to the coronavirus, Walmart plans to hire more than 150,000 associates through the end of May. In...
March 22, 2020 - 10:15pm
Unemployed? Here are some places in Minnesota that are hiring amid COVID-19
ST. PAUL — About 100,000 people across Minnesota applied for unemployment this past week, according to the state’s Department of Employment...
March 22, 2020 - 7:00pm
February 14, 2020
No 4-year degree? No problem in North Dakota where 'good' blue collar jobs are plentiful
FARGO — Ben Spaeth planned on a career in law enforcement after graduating from West Fargo High School. He studied two years at the University...
February 14, 2020 - 10:14pm
January 27, 2020
Minnesota farmer who 'talked too much' as a kid becomes a champion auctioneer
HENDRUM, MINN. — Andrew Jossund turned a trait often frowned upon in the school classroom into a unique skill and livelihood. “I’ve always...
January 27, 2020 - 8:00am
January 19, 2020
Census offering up to $27.50 an hour in ‘urgent’ push for Twin Cities workers
ST. PAUL — As the decennial count gets underway Tuesday, Jan. 21, in remote parts of Alaska, Census Bureau staffers in the Twin Cities are...
January 19, 2020 - 6:56pm
December 18, 2019
3D printer firm being relocated to Fargo; 50 people to be hired
FARGO — A 3D printer manufacturing company is being relocated to Fargo, bringing at least another 50 jobs to the area, Gov. Doug Burgum announced...
December 18, 2019 - 4:12pm
September 2, 2019
Employers turn to people with disabilities to curb labor shortages
DULUTH — Sara Fijalkiewicz’s path to her career as a therapist at Duluth’s Center for Alcohol and Drug Treatment was more difficult than...
September 2, 2019 - 8:10am
August 31, 2019
Commentary: Robots will come for our jobs. Will we love them or loathe them?
Imagine your boss comes to your office and tells you that a junior colleague is better than you, and will replace you, leaving you jobless. Now...
August 31, 2019 - 4:30pm
June 30, 2019
How healthy is the U.S. economy? Here's what 7 key indicators reveal
The U.S. economy is in an odd place. Jobs are plentiful and the stock market is at record levels, but businesses leaders are worried enough about...
June 30, 2019 - 10:51am
May 25, 2019
Trump administration to pull out of rural Job Corps program, laying off 1,100 federal workers
The Trump administration announced Friday that it will kill a Forest Service program that trains disadvantaged young people for wildland fire...
May 25, 2019 - 1:16pm
April 22, 2019
America's elderly are twice as likely to work now than in 1985
Just as single-income families began to vanish in the last century, many of America's elderly are now forgoing retirement for the same reason:...
April 22, 2019 - 1:02pm
April 18, 2019
Minnesota adds 1,300 jobs in March; unemployment rises
Thanks to gains in construction, Minnesota added 1,300 jobs in March. Yet the state’s unemployment rate rose to 3.2%. The state’s jobless...
April 18, 2019 - 8:05pm