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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'Please, please, please get vaccinated,' Minnetonka mayor pleads

This comes as the local state of emergency officially ends.

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Can you answer all the Minneapolis questions from this week's 'Jeopardy?'

KARE personalities including Randy Shaver and Rena Sarigianopoulos presented the clues.

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35 counties, including most of Twin Cities, now COVID hotspots

The CDC recommends everyone wear a mask in public, indoor places in these counties.

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CDC document: Delta variant as contagious as chickenpox

Vaccines remain very effective at preventing severe illness from the delta variant, however.

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'Unprecedented': The wildfire smoke isn't going anywhere this weekend

The air quality alert that was supposed to end Friday is now in effect into early next week.

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Charges: Woman killed in horrific Shakopee attack was trying to leave suspect

The shocking incident happened at an intersection Wednesday afternoon.

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Multiple injuries after pickup crashes into shuttle bus at 3M Open

Blaine police listed 25 people as being involved in the collision.

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Teen arrested in connection to recent St. Cloud shootings

The shootings, which occurred on Tuesday and Wednesday, did not result in injury or property damage.

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