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December 9, 2018
Tesla chief Elon Musk speaks during a Boring Co. event in Los Angeles, California.  Bloomberg photo by Patrick T. Fallon.
Tesla may consider buying idle GM plants
18 hours 35 min ago
November 29, 2018
Employees work on a Ford Expedition sports utility vehicle on the assembly line in Louisville, Kentucky, on Oct. 27, 2017.  Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg
Why Ford will keep plants humming and Trump happy
November 29, 2018 - 11:28am
November 28, 2018
Cottage Grove, Minn., houses one of the east metro's 3M sites. Katie Nelson / Forum News Service
Minnesota-based 3M keeping close eye on group representing those born after 2000
November 28, 2018 - 4:53pm
November 27, 2018
Signage at the General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant in Detroit on Nov. 26, 2018. Anthony Lanzilote/Bloomberg
Thousands lost their homes in epic fight to build GM's Detroit plant. Now it's closing.
November 27, 2018 - 10:39am
November 26, 2018
The GM metal fabricating division stands at the Oshawa Assembly Plant in Oshawa, Ontario. The plant is part of the larger GM Autoplex and is one of the largest plants in the world. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Brent Lewin
GM layoffs, plant shutdowns suggest US economy may be starting to slow
November 26, 2018 - 7:27pm
November 18, 2018
St. Paul’s Pearson Candy Co., best known for its Salted Nut Roll and Nut Goodie candy bars, will be sold to Minneapolis-based Spell Capital. This photo of the company’s building in the Highland Park neighborhood, was taken Saturday, Nov. 17. Deanna Weniger / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Pearson’s Candy locally owned again: Minneapolis firm acquires 109-year-old maker of the Salted Nut Roll
November 18, 2018 - 2:58pm
November 15, 2018
A rendering of the Moline Machinery expansion planned at 114 S. Central Ave. in West Duluth. The industrial bakery equipment maker is spending $9 million on the facility and machinery over the next two years. (Courtesy Moline Machinery)
Duluth’s Moline Machinery plans $9 million expansion
November 15, 2018 - 4:11pm
November 1, 2018
This is the exterior of the Morgan Park expansion of Ikonics in the Atlas Industrial Park. (file / News Tribune)
Record quarterly sales at Duluth’s Ikonics Corp.
November 1, 2018 - 5:38pm
October 18, 2018
American Crystal Sugar among businesses cited for pollution
October 18, 2018 - 6:17pm
September 2, 2018
Chad Anderson, journeyman machinist, adds lubricant to a drill inside a CNC milling machine at Northern Engineering Company in Superior Friday afternoon. He was finishing a part for a pneumatic cylinder. The firm fabricates and replaces parts for large material handling systems. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Manufacturing, service-sector employment trending up in the Twin Ports
September 2, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 29, 2018
Newspapers are bundled after being printed in Louisville, Ky., June 26, 2018. (Hilary Swift/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Newspapers get a reprieve as trade commission nullifies tariffs on newsprint
August 29, 2018 - 2:37pm
August 14, 2018
Stanley Black & Decker to acquire Genesis
August 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 10, 2018
(From left) Chris Hahn, Brady Adams and teacher Mike Shrode stand behind the engine they built and are now raffling off to raise money for the Sam Kelderman Technology and Engineering Scholarship. Michael Johnson / Forum News Service
Engine project helps raise funds in memory of late classmate
August 10, 2018 - 10:17am
August 6, 2018
Red pine logs that were later made into boards. (2006 file / News Tribune)
Minnesota looking to attract 'mass timber' producers
August 6, 2018 - 6:38pm
he Tembec newsprint and saw mill in Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada. The Commerce Department said on Aug. 2, 2018, that it would proceed with tariffs on Canadian newsprint, a blow to an already-struggling American newspaper industry. (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Newspapers caught up in trade war see tariffs pushing them off cliff
August 6, 2018 - 10:49am
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