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.
More than 2 years after announcing, Duck Donuts finally opens at MOA
The grand opening of the new location took place Wednesday.
St. Paul is closing 6 schools amid declining enrollment
The board revised the plan after the school communities voiced concerns.
Pedestrian dies after being struck by motorist in Rosemount
It happened around 5 p.m. Wednesday.
X-rays negative after Karl-Anthony Towns takes scary fall
Towns crashed hard to the ground late in the game Wednesday night.
2 more homicides push Minneapolis closer to record set in 1995
The deadly shootings happened on the city's North Side Wednesday night.
KAT sets a franchise record, leaves early in loss to Wizards
Towns fell on his back in the final minutes of a loss in Washington.
Man shot by police in Forest Lake dies from injuries
It was one of two police shootings in the Twin Cities on the same day, both of which proved fatal.
'Everyone should really be masking up' in public, Malcolm says
The health commissioner said residents have gotten "a little bit lax" with some protective measures.
Byron Buxton believes he's the best player in baseball
"Nobody [does] the things that I do. I know that."
Edibles coming to Minnesota's medical marijuana program
MDH also announced it will not add anxiety as qualifying condition.
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.
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.
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.
Survey: More Twin Cities employers plan to hire in 2012
A new employment survey out Monday has some good news. Fifteen percent of 140 companies surveyed said they plan to hire more workers next year. That's up from about 12 percent earlier. Eight percent of employers surveyed said they plan to trim their workforce.
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