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Grand Forks driver strikes traffic signal, arrested under DUI charge
North Dakota museums awarded federal grants
For the love of Fido: Pet-friendly apartments on the rise
From Texas to Minnesota, canines rescued with love
History in stained glass: Community Heritage Wall public art piece tells the story of Badger, Minn.
crime and courts
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Out and about: Greenway Takeover revs up on Thursday
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of fall are everywhere
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Health Matters: What causes acute respiratory distress?
Marilyn Hagerty: The Ranch offers supper club ambience of years past
Vikings QB grounded by faith, family and football
Saturday's local scoreboard
Woodbury native Brennan Menell making the most of his NHL audition for Wild
Ramirez helps Loons storm past reeling FC Dallas
Wild owner Craig Leipold says it's Stanley Cup or bust this season
Michael A. Hamlin
Roman D. Rubbelke
James "Bubs" M. LeVay
Lloyd W. Dyrdal
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Accidents shed light on tree stand safety
From on the air to on the water
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR accepts applications for Lake of the Woods input panel, North Dakota youth pheasant weekend set for Sept. 30-Oct. 1 etc.
Veeder: How I spent an unexpected dose of free time
Port: It's time to change the way we govern the North Dakota University System
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
New resident: Happy to be in Grand Forks
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Friends mourn Wyoming men killed in Saturday plane crash near Thief River Falls
Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
April 14, 2017
Minnesota Chamber lobbies for business-friendly regulations
The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce is hoping to make the state more competitive for business by removing what it says are excessive tax burdens...
April 14, 2017 - 7:46pm
March 31, 2016
DOUG LOON: How lawmakers can keep Minnesota competitive
ST. PAUL—As the new president of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, I've made it my top personal priority to hit the road. For six months,...
March 31, 2016 - 5:00am
February 21, 2016
Jim Pumarlo: Lower taxes, more aid
Q. What is the Minnesota Chamber hoping to accomplish at the Legislature this year? Our No. 1 priority is the statewide business property tax....
February 21, 2016 - 5:00am
February 15, 2016
Minnesota Chamber of Commerce seeks business tax relief
The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce is preparing to push its biggest legislative priority for this year: business tax relief. In a meeting with the Herald's editorial board, the chamber's Director of Communications Jim Pumarlo outlined Minnesota's state property tax on businesses. That...
February 15, 2016 - 8:24pm
December 23, 2015
Doug Loon: Use surplus to boost Minnesota's competitiveness
ST. PAUL—The recent forecast of a $1.87 billion budget surplus is a perfect backdrop to our season of holiday cheer. State coffers continue...
December 23, 2015 - 4:30am
March 22, 2015
Bill Blazar: Let's pause before accepting governor's transportation plan
ST. PAUL -- Gov.
March 22, 2015 - 5:15am
January 4, 2015
Bill Blazar: 10,000 lakes and even more job openings
As Minnesota's growth in the size of its workforce slows dramatically, employers are reporting a talent shortage, the nonprofit Minnesota Civic...
January 4, 2015 - 5:15am
June 8, 2010
David Olson, president, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, column: Bill's fate shows union's hammerlock on DFL
By David Olson ST. PAUL -- I have taken part in many Capitol press conferences. None has been more impressive than when supporters of alternative teacher licensure advanced the measure in the waning days of the 2010 session. The coalition was as broad as I've witnessed. Represented...
June 8, 2010 - 11:00pm
May 22, 2010
Chamber explains Minnesota Legislature session's effect on business
ST. PAUL -- Business is not yet booming at Bennett Office Technologies, but it has improved enough in recent months that Russ Bennett plans to hire one or more employees this year. The Willmar-based provider of information technology services for small- and medium-sized businesses...
May 22, 2010 - 12:00am
February 26, 2010
David Olson, Minnetonka, Minn., letter: Congrats to counties for forwarding ideas
MINNETONKA, Minn. -- Kudos to the Minnesota Association of Counties for offering ideas on government redesign and reform. Everyone talks about it, but the association actually has the courage to put forward some ideas. There are some ideas on the list that Minnesota businesses...
February 26, 2010 - 10:00pm
February 7, 2010
MINNESOTA POLITICS: Pawlenty to DFL: Save unallotment ... Pawlenty speaks to Alabama GOP ... Pawlenty hones comedy ... more
Pawlenty to DFL: Save unallotment
February 7, 2010 - 12:00am
December 17, 2009
Ginny Morris, Minneapolis, column: 'Green jobs' alone won't grow Minnesota
By Ginny Morris MINNEAPOLIS -- Ask a politician about economic recovery, and "green jobs" are likely to surface. After all, who could be against jobs that promote environmental sustainability? Everyone wants those kinds of jobs, and that's part of the challenge. Competition is intense. Witness...
December 17, 2009 - 10:00pm
November 13, 2009
Report: Minnesotans should welcome immigrants
MINNEAPOLIS -- Immigrants are important to Minnesota's economy, especially for rural areas, a new report indicates. "Immigration stimulates job creation," according to the business coalition report. "As industries expand and hire new workers, jobs are created to maintain this larger...
November 13, 2009 - 6:12am