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July 14, 2018
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Minnesota's prevailing-wage laws a 'win-win-win,' researcher says; critics call for changes
July 14, 2018 - 9:19am
July 6, 2018
Minnesota a trade war battlefield
July 6, 2018 - 3:31pm
June 28, 2018
$641M in Minnesota-made exports could be impacted by tariffs, report says
June 28, 2018 - 7:22pm
May 14, 2018
A truck owner sits by his custom rig among entrants in the "Pride and Polish" competition during the 16th annual Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on Aug. 22, 2014.  Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
With truckers in control, money talks and toilets better sparkle
May 14, 2018 - 1:27pm
May 4, 2018
Workers on a production line build modular homes at a factory in Vallejo, Calif., April 27, 2018. U.S. employers continued to expand their payrolls in April, according to the Labor Department, adding 164,000 workers, with the jobless rate falling to 3.9 percent, the lowest since 2000. (Christie Hemm Klok/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Unemployment rate falls to 3.9 percent as US economy adds 164,000 jobs
May 4, 2018 - 1:50pm
May 1, 2018
U.S. economy hits milestone as Fed tries to keep growth rolling
May 1, 2018 - 6:59am
April 30, 2018
Despite tax cuts, U.S. economic growth slowed in first quarter of the year
April 30, 2018 - 5:00am
April 27, 2018
A retail corner in New York, April 12, 2018. With an uptick in inflation and forecasts that economic growth will accelerate later this year, some Federal Reserve officials are calling for faster increases in interest rates. Photo by Karsten Moran / copyright 2018 The New York Times
US economy grew faster than expected in first quarter, the first since Trump's tax cuts
April 27, 2018 - 8:03am
April 22, 2018
The Essentia Duluth Heritage Sports Center is seen in the Lincoln Park neighborhood in 2017. Lincoln Park is one of the Duluth areas that could see benefits from the "Opportunity Zones" initiative. File / News Tribune
Opportunity knocking: Zones could spur investment in poor neighborhoods
April 22, 2018 - 7:53pm
April 4, 2018
Soybeans are unloaded at dusk during harvest in Buda, Illinois, on Sept. 29, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Brewing trade war compounds woes of Midwest farmers
April 4, 2018 - 12:11pm
April 3, 2018
Neel Kashkari, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, answers questions from the audience during the Regional Economic Indicators Forum Tuesday morning at the DECC. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Business leaders discuss economic climate with Fed president
April 3, 2018 - 8:21pm
April 2, 2018
Attendees' trucks are parked outside of the Dallas Convention Center during the 16th annual Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on Aug. 22, 2014. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
Trucking prices set for new surge as U.S. keeps tabs on drivers
April 2, 2018 - 1:10pm
April 1, 2018
Neel Kashkari
Q&A with Neel Kashkari, president of the Minneapolis Fed
April 1, 2018 - 7:45pm
March 28, 2018
Regional report shows the most people working, rejoining labor market in nearly 30 years
March 28, 2018 - 7:14pm
February 27, 2018
Tyler Krogen, with Roofers & Waterproofers Local 96, describes the training program to become a roofer along with expected pay and benefits to a group of interested Duluth East High School students Tuesday morning at the annual Construct Tomorrow event at the DECC. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Building, construction trades woo Northland high school students
February 27, 2018 - 6:15pm