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April 7, 2018
Liberian immigrants face uncertain fate as temporary status ends
ST. PAUL—His words slurred but resolute, David Birkholz calls medical assistant Sevelle Kamara his "Liberian princess," and with good reason....
April 7, 2018 - 6:23pm
March 30, 2018
Digi-Key plans April construction start for 'massive' expansion
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—Officials at Digi-Key Electronics plan to begin construction next month on a new building that's triple the size of its current facility in Thief River Falls. The $300-plus million, four-story Product Distribution Center will provide an additional 2.2...
March 30, 2018 - 12:03pm
March 22, 2018
Minn. down 1,300 jobs in Feb.; jobless rate still drops to 3.2 percent
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's seasonally adjusted jobless rate fell to 3.2 percent in February, despite a loss of 1,300 jobs in the month. The...
March 22, 2018 - 9:26pm
March 18, 2018
The Amazon HQ2 scramble: Minnesota's failed bid, in 3 short chapters
ST. PAUL—Amazon HQ2 won't be in Minnesota. But not for a lack of trying. On Thursday, Sept. 7, the Seattle-based online retail behemoth publicly announced it wanted to build a 50,000 employee second corporate headquarters in a major North American city and would entertain...
March 18, 2018 - 6:53am
March 8, 2018
Minnesota gained 2,500 jobs in January, unemployment steady
ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS—Minnesota added 2,500 jobs in January, according to the latest employment figures released Thursday, March 8, by the state Department of Employment and Economic Development. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for January held steady at 3.3 percent....
March 8, 2018 - 5:03pm
September 22, 2017
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — In the entryway of Chandler Industries, just north of downtown Montevideo, a framed newspaper clipping from the local newspaper,...
September 22, 2017 - 12:53pm
Labor group urges support for Enbridge Line 3 project
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The connection between petroleum and the economy, pipeline industry standards and employment opportunities were the themes...
June 22, 2017 - 10:49pm
May 8, 2016
Five things today’s job seekers want
When looking to fill a position, most employers have one goal in mind: recruit top talent. Who’s the best fit for the job? Will the person be productive in our company culture? And ultimately, who has undeniable talent that will help our company grow and, therefore, increase revenue?...
May 8, 2016 - 7:35pm
May 1, 2016
Fareway keeps tradition of green beginnings
BOONE, Iowa — Fareway Stores Inc.’s tradition of employing cost saving measures in order to pass along the savings to each customer, has been a common practice since 1938. From the beginning, Fareway’s green initiatives have included recycling, reusing and reclaiming, and these...
May 1, 2016 - 7:51pm
April 10, 2016
New study says pets at work boost morale and productivity
FARGO, N.D. — One of my closest friends frequently sends me pictures from work showing her happy pup sprawled across her desk, lazily snoozing...
April 10, 2016 - 8:11pm
December 2, 2015
‘Rangers need jobs’: Minnesota lawmakers seek White House help for Iron Range
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s highest ranking officials are requesting a personal meeting with President Barack Obama to discuss the international trade practices that are crippling domestic steel production.
December 2, 2015 - 2:52pm
November 15, 2015
As trucking grows, companies fear driver shortages
ST. PAUL — Victoria Kronz was inspired to become a truck driver by her father, who still drives today. “I used to ride along with him,”...
November 15, 2015 - 8:27pm
November 2, 2015
Potential MN job crisis ‘ought to make you nervous’
MARSHALL — Nova Tech Engineering and its 40 employees moved 10 years ago from a pole shed on the west end of Willmar to the park-like setting...
November 2, 2015 - 9:19pm
October 11, 2015
Village Northwest Unlimited marking National Disability Employment Awareness Month
SHELDON, Iowa — Village Northwest Unlimited has announced its participation in National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an annual awareness campaign that takes place each October. The purpose of National Disability Employment Awareness Month is to educate about disability...
October 11, 2015 - 7:43pm
September 17, 2015
Minnesota adds 7,300 jobs in August
ST. PAUL — Minnesota employers added 7,300 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted figures released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), but the jobless rate for the state stayed steady at 4 percent. The August job numbers,...
September 17, 2015 - 9:58pm