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‘It’s not a secret’: Minority unemployment in Duluth remains high even as jobs go unfilled

There aren't "whites only" signs in the windows, but some job seekers in Duluth say it sure seems that way."Because I am of black, African-American descent, it is not as easy to get into the medical industry even with all the experience I have," ...

Different economic realities in Duluth
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Brooks Johnson was an enterprise/investigative reporter and business columnist at the Duluth News Tribune from 2016 to 2019.
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