The Week's Top Business Stories


From the editors of Twin Cities Business:

City Of Mpls. To Seek Development Proposals For A Key Downtown Property

The downtown Minneapolis site known as the Nicollet Hotel property is in the thick of new development.

Twin Cities Law Firm Earns Victory In U.S. Supreme Court Case

The high court sided with Air Wisconsin Airlines, a client of Fafinski Mark & Johnson, and overturned a $1.2 million verdict in a defamation case.

MN Firms Raise Millions Of Dollars In Recent Investments

See which Minnesota companies have recently landed new capital.

General Mills Debuts 50 New Products

The new products include protein- and fiber-heavy snacks as well as variations on the company’s iconic Cheerios and Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal brands.

Mpls. Taps Help Of Business Leaders As It Tries To Lure Super Bowl, Final Four

Doug Baker, Marilyn Carlson Nelson, and Richard Davis will lead efforts to attract the 2018 Super Bowl to Minneapolis, which is also a contender for attracting a future NCAA Final Four tournament.

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Any sign of snow in the forecast for Minnesota?

The stars could align for some flurries in northern Minnesota this week, but that's about it.

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Walz announces $200 reward for kids 12-17 who get COVID shots

Those ages have the lowest vaccination rates among all eligible age groups.

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Police still searching for suspect who opened fire at Plymouth movie theater

It sparked a partial evacuation of the Emagine Willow Creek theater.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Monday, October 18

Hospitalizations have surpassed 1,000 in the latest update.

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Mpls. band Gully Boys' van stolen, with all their gear inside

They're asking Twin Cities residents to be on the lookout for the silver van.

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2 girls from St. Cloud injured in ATV crash

Neither girl was wearing a helmet, the sheriff's office said.

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Kirk Cousins has turned into a late-game killer for the Vikings

Cousins has given the Vikings a chance to tie or win the game 7 times in 6 games.

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Watch: The absurd ad 'Last Week Tonight' wrote for a MN car dealership

Host John Oliver described the commercial as a "tense domestic psychodrama."

Car driving

Minnesota is on track for the most road deaths since 2007

Minnesota has recorded 384 traffic deaths as of Oct. 14.


1 dead, 1 airlifted following Goodhue County crash

The crash happened around 6:15 a.m. Sunday.