A National Labor Relations Board says a Twin Cities Jimmy Johns sandwich franchise illegally fired and threatened workers for pushing for a union.
Video: Voyageurs camera captures remarkable footage of wildlife trail
There were wolves, moose, bears, lynx, a fisher, marten and other animals.
Minnesota taking another dip in Old Man Winter's cold tub this week
The worst of it will be Wednesday through Friday.
Town Hall Brewery in Minneapolis closes temporarily
The owner cites the omicron variant and impending vaccine/testing requirements in Minneapolis.
2 shootings in Brooklyn Park minutes apart; 1 injured
One person was almost hit, while a second person suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
Police: Suspect arrested in Willmar after firing gun at officer
The incident led to a manhunt that lasted into early Sunday morning.
Vikings lead off general manager interviews with Monti Ossenfort
Several candidates will interview for the job this week.
Firefighters respond to smoke-filled cabin to find man asleep inside
A wood stove was determined to be the cause of the smoke.
MSP snowplow drivers reach contract agreement after threatening strike
Teamsters Local 320 reached an agreement with the Metropolitan Airports Commission Saturday.
What you should know about the Vikings' head coach candidates
Seven candidates were revealed on Saturday morning.
A look at other states shows no clear path for daycare unions
An increased state subsidy and help with health care premiums are two key issues a unionized day care workforce would push for. MPR touched in with other states that have union child care workers and finds no solid consistency in their structure or operation.
Labor board says Delta didn't tamper in union vote
A federal board has ruled Delta Air Lines did not interfere with an election in which the company's baggage handlers rejected an option to unionize. The Associated Press says the ruling will clear the way for Delta to set pay and benefits for former Northwest workers, who belonged to a union under that airline.
Local photographer shows up 'tossing a foot long' on Jimmy Fallon
Kare 11 Photographer Nate Anderson showed up in a Subway promotion on the Jimmy Fallon show last night throwing a long sandwich in front of the famous 'Welcome to Minnesota' sign ...
Dayton, Republicans clash over child care unionization
About 11,000 self-employed providers who run child care businesses in their homes want the ability to unionize. But it has pitted Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton against legislative Republicans seeking to curb organized labor.
Crystal Sugar CEO will not attend union meeting
American Crystal Sugar Co. officials say the company's chief executive officer will not be attending a proposed meeting with locked-out union workers, the Associated Press reports. The union has invited Crystal Sugar CEO Dave Berg to an Aug. 16 gathering that union negotiator Steven Bertelli described as an "informative, constructive discussion that could contribute to productive negotiations."
Ex-Viking Jimmy Kennedy says Goodell is lying about bounty case
Former Vikings defensive lineman Jimmy Kennedy is accusing NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell of lying about his involvement in the Saints bounty scandal. In a recent memo distributed to all NFL teams, Kennedy is identified as the "whistleblower" in the case. Kennedy issued a statement Friday in response claiming Goodell is lying.
Legislative hearing applies heat to day care union debate
Supporters on both sides of the union issue packed a hearing in St. Paul to argue allowing home child care workers to organize. Opponents of the idea say it will change the profession for the worse and make it harder for employers. Supporters say a union will help workers get a wage that matches their skills.
Unions plan to pack Capitol to protest 'right to work' proposal
Union members are coming by the busload to protest a constitutional amendment that would end a requirement that some workers belong to unions. Labor leaders say it would only mean fewer jobs and lower pay.
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