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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Man with Parkinson's lights up Plymouth with synchronized light show

"The best medicine I have for my disease is what I try to do with the light show," Mike Justak said.

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Watch: Drunk squirrel in Minnesota captures the world's attention

The squirrel was immediately cut off after nearly tipping over.

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Small town gym refusing to close facing lawsuit from attorney general

The gym is facing a lawsuit and a temporary restraining order to halt their operations.

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Money Gal Coaching: Bouncing back after living your best life

Kelly Blodgett started Money Gal Coaching after paying down nearly $50K in debt in 18 months.


When do stores open on Black Friday this year?

Many major retailers will be open Black Friday, some for extended hours.

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Man found dead outside home near Cass Lake

The man was reportedly shot outside the property.


Gov. Walz announces $1M in grants to boost Minnesota tourism

The money will be used for marketing efforts to attract people to Minnesota's hard-hit tourist spots.

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Nov. 25 COVID-19 update: 72 deaths ties Minnesota's single-day high

A COVID-19 update will not be provided on Thanksgiving Day.


Revival to open its fourth Twin Cities location

The fried chicken and smoked meat maestros are moving to St. Louis Park.