The Business Journal reports the consulting firm wants to add hundreds of new employees to its Minneapolis office. That would make the metro area one of the firm's fastest-growing markets in North America.
Charges: Teen hid inside vehicle trunk after shooting man at compost site
Prosecutors believe the shooting was a targeted act.
Cody Fohrenkam found guilty of Deshaun Hill Jr.'s murder
The 15-year-old was fatally shot on Feb. 9, 2022.
Gov. Tim Walz proposes $3.3B for aging infrastructure
Walz's borrowing plan comes days after the release of his two-year state budget proposal.
Police: Sartell fire that left man, baby dead investigated as murder-suicide
Police found a four-month-old baby inside.
Authorities seek answers after dog found shot near Garfield, Minnesota
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Woman pleads guilty to 2003 murder of her baby, found on Mississippi River shore
The baby was found nearly 20 years ago.
Murder charge unsealed in man's killing outside Brooklyn Park market in 2021
Prosecutors have not indicated a motive.
Children's Theatre Company actors lose belongings in damaging house fire
The fire broke out Tuesday morning shortly after the dryer had been started.
Biden Admin. imposes 20-year mining ban near Boundary Waters
The moratorium is the maximum the Department of the Interior can implement without congressional approval.
Police identify 2 deputies shot by suspect in Winsted, Minnesota
The BCA is still investigating the incident.
Historic St. Paul building to be removed, put in storage after public outcry
The building was set to be demolished before community members spoke out against it.
Minnesota's COVID update for the week ending Tuesday, Jan. 24
Hospitalizations dipped for a second week in a row.
Hardee's plans big expansion in Twin Cities
The California-based fast food chain is hoping Minnesotans are hungry for more Hardee's restaurants. The Business Journal reports the company plans to open at least 59 new locations in the Twin Cities market over the next several years. There are currently 21 Hardee's restaurants in the metro area.
Best Buy wants to hire more than 200 tech staffers
The company says it’s looking for people from all backgrounds for a wide variety of technical jobs based out of its corporate headquarters in Richfield.
Twin Cities YMCA hires its new CEO
Glen Gunderson will join the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities on June 4. Most recently, Gunderson was the Chief Business Officer at Redbrick Health Corporation. Co-CEOs Harold Mezile and Tom Brinsko are both retiring after working for the "Y" for nearly 40 years.
Protest modeled after Wall Street demonstrations planned for Twin Cities
KSTP-TV reports a group of protesters calling themselves OccupyMN is planning to draw hundreds of people to Government Plaza in downtown Minneapolis on Friday.
Target, Kohl's announce holiday hiring plans
Minneapolis-based Target plans to hire 80,000 to 90,000 temporary employees nationwide for the Christmas shopping season, Fox Business reports. That is slightly fewer than last year, but Target notes 30 percent of the seasonal workers it hired last year stayed with the retailer permanently. Meanwhile, Wisconsin-based Kohl's plans to boost its temporary workforce by more than 10 percent from last year.
Nearly 1 in 5 Twin Cities homeowners owe more than homes are worth
Almost 18 percent of metro area homeowners were underwater in the third quarter, according to data from a California research firm. As the Pioneer Press reports, that's slightly higher than in the previous quarter.
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