Nearly two-dozen drivers who deliver donuts and other food to SuperAmerica stores in the Twin Cities have been locked out since Friday. The Pioneer Press reports the stalemate stems from disagreements over wages and overtime rights. SuperMom's bakery and SuperAmerica are both owned by Connecticut-based Northern Tier Energy LP.
St. Cloud suspect now charged in two local murder cases
Both murders happened within a day of each other in June.
Twin Cities police ask for help finding missing 16-year-old
Police say all her family and friends have been contacted, and none of them know where she is.
MPD releases photos of shooting suspect, asks for public's help
The man is wanted in connection with a fatal shooting that happened Wednesday evening.
Support grows for Redmon's Popcorn after shop's sudden closure
The county also commented on the situation, saying it hopes to help owner Zack Redmon.
Prior Lake HS investigating another 'racist' video involving student
The principal said the social media video was reported to them this week.
Walz: Minnesota has secured 1 million rapid, at-home COVID tests for kids
It comes as the delta variant continues to surge in Minnesota, and the omicron variant might follow.
Forest Service limiting permits to BWCAW due to damage, overcrowding
Visitors have been cutting down trees and have been forced to compete for campsites.
Lockdown update: Armed man threatened to go to Kimball High School
A high school and elementary school near St. Cloud went into lockdown as a precaution.
People in Chaska are flushing the wrong crap down the toilet
Water and sewer crews in Chaska have had to clean the same pump four times in the past seven days.
Vikings facing big injury issues ahead of game against Lions
Will it even matter against the winless Lions?
SuperAmerica parent company plans IPO
The owner of the St. Paul Park oil refinery and SuperAmerica stores in Minnesota and Wisconsin hopes to raise $341 million in its planned initial public offering. Connecticut-based Northern Tier Energy LP will offer 16.25 million common shares and hopes to fetch $19 to $21 per unit.
Locked-out union workers agree to sit down with American Crystal Sugar
For the first time since February, talks to end a 9-month contract dispute are scheduled to resume on June 8. About 1,300 workers at Crystal plants in Minnesota, North Dakota and Iowa have been locked out since August.
Union workers picket on 1-year anniversary of Crystal Sugar lock out
A few locked out workers from American Crystal Sugar were back on the picket line Wednesday to mark the one-year anniversary of the union lockout by company. More than 1,300 workers from plants in Minnesota, North Dakota and Iowa have been affected by the lockout.
Locked-out Crystal sugar workers, union reps remain deadlocked
Contract talks between American Crystal Sugar's leaders and union representatives once again ended Friday with no resolution. The meeting marked the fourth time the parties have tried to resolve their dispute with a federal mediator. More than 1,300 union workers have been locked-out of plants in Minnesota, North Dakota and Iowa for the past 10 months.
The show went on: Locked-out orchestra plays to sold-out crowd
The musicians of the Minnesota Orchestra dressed up in their formal concert garb and played to a delighted audience Thursday night, which was to be the opening of their 110th season. But there was a cloud hanging over the gala – the musicians have been locked out by management since Oct. 1 amid a contract dispute, and while they organized this performance themselves through donations, future performances are in question.
Locked-out Crystal Sugar workers set to vote on third contract offer
Locked-out union workers from American Crystal Sugar will try once more to resolve its differences with company owners when it votes on a contract proposal Saturday. The workers, locked out of plants in Minnesota, North Dakota and Iowa for nearly a year, have overwhelmingly rejected two previous contract offers.
Dunkin' Donuts is going places, but it's not coming here
A half-billion-dollar cash infusion has Dunkin' Donuts on the move, but the much-loved chain apparently isn't coming to the Twin Cities, at least not in the foreseeable future. Instead, the Star Tribune steers metro donut-lovers to a couple of delicious alternatives.
Locked-out Crystal Sugar workers plan 6-state tour
Workers from the Red River Valley are teaming up with locked-out Ohio workers from Cooper Tire on what they're calling a "Journey for Justice" tour. The unions say they're trying to draw attention to "the most recent wave of greed-motivated corporate attacks on workers and their unions."
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