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From the editors at Twin Cities Business:

39 New Business Expansions Add 1,500 Minnesota Jobs

Expansions by Emerson Process Management, Magnetation, Stratasys, AGCO, and others were announced during recent months, and they are expected to create many new Minnesota jobs.

Minnesota Orchestra Management Extends New Offer To Locked-Out Musicians

Orchestra management has asked musicians to vote on the new deal—which includes less severe salary cuts and would not eliminate the orchestra’s budget deficit—by September 9.

Two Minnesota Businesses Make Fortune’s Fastest-Growing Companies List

Two companies that call Minnesota home are among Fortune magazine’s 100 fastest-growing businesses based on their annual growth rates for revenue and earnings per share, as well as average total return over a three-year period.

Publicly Traded MN IT Firm Sold For $35M; Stock Climbs 60% On The News

Edina-based tech staffing and consulting firm Analysts International Corporation agreed to be purchased by a Georgia-based IT firm.

Minnesota Cup Names Six Division Winners

The statewide entrepreneurial competition has chosen six divisional winners out of more than 1,000 Minnesota entrees. They already won money, but they will now compete for an additional $40,000 and the Minnesota Cup.

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Karl-Anthony Towns

Timberwolves' winning streak snapped at five games

The Wolves' bid for their longest winning streak since 2014 came up short.

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Teen arrested over fatal shooting of 5-year-old boy in Brooklyn Park

Police say the teen was filming a social media video while handling a gun.

Joe Biden

President Biden coming to Minnesota to promote Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

Tuesday's trip follows passage of the $1.2 trillion Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal.

Kirill Kaprizov

Kaprizov gets into the holiday spirit to rout Jets

Kirill Kaprizov's four points led the Wild to a 7-1 victory.

Kirk Cousins

Coller: Cure to Vikings' disrupted season lies in an explosive passing game

The Vikings go to San Francisco knowing that a win would be a huge boost to their playoff hopes.

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Judge upholds star QBs suspension for state championship game

Sam Backer, of Chatfield Senior High, won't be allowed to play in Friday's title game.

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Another 5,000 lbs. of goldfish removed from Carver County lakes

It all likely stemmed from people dumping their pets into local waters a few years ago.

Rosaleia Shelton

Appeal to find 19-year-old missing from Bloomington

The teen left her home on Monday afternoon.

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Deaths of twin fetuses after woman was shot ruled a double homicide

The woman was shot in the abdomen in mid-September.