The Week's Top Business Stories

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Here are the week's top business stories from the Editors of Twin Cities Business:

MN Dec. Jobs Numbers Disappoint, Unemployment Still Falls

Noting the discrepancy, an official said December’s job declines may get revised away.

Forbes: Code42, HighJump Software Among ‘Most Promising Cos.’

Strong growth helped both Twin Cities firms make the list.

UnitedHealth Group, U.S. Bancorp Report Strong Financials

Both quarterly and fiscal year numbers look good for two of Minnesota’s largest corporations.

Details Emerge For Superior Plating Site Plans

An 18-story redevelopment stands a good chance of getting support, as it aligns with the neighborhood’s goal of increased density.

Construction In Duluth Quadruples As Economy Improves

It’s the best year for construction since 2011, when the school district overhauled its facilities.

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Human remains found at Albert Lea building where 3 people where shot

Authorities say the human remains are not related to the shooting.

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DirecTV subscribers could lose KARE 11 on Tuesday

A new contract needs to be agreed upon by 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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Inmate from Rush City prison dies after COVID-19 diagnosis

The man is the fifth incarcerated person in Minnesota to die from COVID-19.

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Belle Plaine man dies after duck boat capsizes on lake

One man was found sitting on the overturned boat while another man was in the water.

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Watch: Adam Thielen watches end of Vikings/Panthers just like all of us

The Vikings receiver looked like a true fan on Sunday afternoon.

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Chad Beebe's roller-coaster fourth-quarter keeps Vikings playoff hopes alive

A muffed punt and a game-winning touchdown helped defeat the Panthers on Sunday afternoon.

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West-central MN cops warn kids to stay off ice, or 'Santa won't come'

This comes amid repeated ice warnings across the state.

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Nov. 29 COVID-19 update: 57 deaths, nearly 9,000 more cases

Nearly 100,000 tests were included in Sunday's report.

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Watch former Rep. Jim Ramstad's memorial service online

The ceremony will be live-streamed for the public on Sunday.

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How high can Rashod Bateman go in the 2021 NFL Draft?

The Gophers star receiver has plenty of praise heading into next April.

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15 more from Gopher football team test positive for COVID-19

That brings the total number of cases from this outbreak to 40.

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