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As state wants DNA from families of the missing, retired cop remembers the first to come forward
Fargo mayor calls for tolerance as others seek ND law changes in wake of latest cultural confrontation
Western wheat crop down by a third or more
Drug addiction rally kicks off at the Alerus Center
Grand Forks School Board approves teacher contract, ending impasse
crime and courts
Angelina Jolie opens up on life after Brad Pitt and recent diagnosis
Enjoy music, food, wine at upcoming outdoor venues
'Simpsons' creator heads to Netflix with adult comedy
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Health Matters: How to treat an underactive thyroid?
Marilyn Hagerty: Cozy Darcy's draws full house, loyal customers
Marilyn Hagerty: 'Dunkirk' has special meaning for Grand Forks resident
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
This could be final training camp for Vikings' Terence Newman, Joe Berger
Gophers basketball lands top talent in state
Bridgewater to talk for first time about injury, won't practice for now
Awkward double switch catches Molitor off-guard
Vikings rookie DE hampered by freak accident suffered at hotel
Tony E. Swenson
Dorothy (Lindfors) Christen
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ Doug Leier: Expanding bluegill opportunities offer fun alternative to walleyes across North Dakota
Officials seek info on rash of catfish left on stringers in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks
Devils Lake shooters score well in 4-H National Shooting Sports Championship
Brad Dokken: North Dakota angler to fish international tournament in Russia
Goldfinch season arrives in the valley
McFeely: Former ND chancellor Shirvani resigns as president of Iowa College
Great grilling: Soy Basted Pork Chops an easy summer meal
Viewpoint: Making DeMers smooth for you
Hoops on Hops: All about wheat beer, styles, stories and summer
Trust us, there is logic behind wine pricing
56-year-old injured in Walsh County crash dies
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