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Bespoke office space for changing times, courtesy of Redbrick Commercial Real Estate

Redbrick Commercial Real Estate specializes in innovative and sustainable office spaces.

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Spyhouse Coffee acquired by Kansas City-based company

The coffee chain will continue to operate independently in the Twin Cities.

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MN is one of the top states in the US for business, CNBC says

Minnesota is among the top 10 overall, and the highest-ranked Midwestern state.

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Cabela's offers $750 bonus for new employees at 2 MN stores

The new hires will have to remain in good standing for a few months though.

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International Falls Journal, 111-year-old paper, to shut down

It will officially cease publication on June 24.

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Target quarterly sales rise again after historic year of COVID sales

Target's profits rose from $284 million in Q1 last year to $2.1 billion this year.

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Amazon to open new facility in St. Cloud this year, creating 'hundreds' of jobs

St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis shared the news in his State of the City address this week.

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Valleyfair food workers getting a pay raise for 2021 season

The starting wage will increase from $11.25 an hour to $15 an hour.

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Environmentalists, PolyMet both claim victory after Supreme Court ruling

Both sides are claiming a win after the Supreme Court issued a ruling related to the proposed mine in northeastern Minnesota.

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Punch Pizza announces it's raising starting wage to $15 an hour

The chain says current employees are also getting a raise.

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Minnesota breweries saw sales, revenue drop in 2020

The report underscores the industry's push to change Minnesota's liquor laws.

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Faribault Woolen Mill opening fourth retail store

The new shop is just a few blocks from Lake Minnetonka.

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Minnesota AG settles with gym that defied COVID-19 orders

The Plainview Wellness Center stayed open despite Gov. Tim Walz ordering a shutdown during the November COVID peak.

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Minnesota mom turns down deal on 'Shark Tank,' sales still spike

Her Busy Baby Mat caught the attention of the Sharks, but she's glad she "stuck to her guns."

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Pohlads sell downtown Minneapolis jewelry business to Iowa group

The jewelry store has been in Minneapolis since the 1880s.

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After bumper earnings, Target will accelerate new store openings

The retailer has revealed its plans for the next few years, which includes an investment in Minneapolis.

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Target sales grew by $15B in 2020, more than past 11 years combined

The pandemic led to a historic year for the Minneapolis retailer.

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Best Buy confirms it has recently laid off 5,000 workers

The retailer has seen business boom since the pandemic started, particularly online.

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Sun Country is going public, will list its stock on the Nasdaq

The airline is looking to raise cash through an IPO.

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3 Minnesota TV news stations sold to Atlanta company

Quincy Media, the parent company of KBJR 6 and CBS 3, has been sold to Georgia-based Gray Television.