work

Roofing

Construction firms to pay $54K in back wages owed to workers

The two firms were working on a roofing project at Camp Ripley.

George Floyd memorial

East Bethel firm fires workers who mocked George Floyd's death

The owner's son is among those who lost their jobs.

coronavirus, covid-19

Coronavirus: What if you're worried about returning to work?

More than 30,000 more workers are expected to return to work on Monday as Stay at Home restrictions expire.

Computer laptop

As videoconferencing becomes the norm, FBI warns of 'Zoom-bombing'

There have been numerous incidents of Zoom chat-rooms being hijacked by trolls.

Minneapolis plans to enforce sick-leave rules on firms based outside city

That's provided an employee spends at least 80 hours a year working inside city boundaries.

Screen Shot 2019-04-03 at 10.47.10 AM

Commuters angry after dozens of cars towed from park-and-ride lot

Many returned from work to find their vehicles gone.

Computer phone

Proposed bill would keep bosses out of your social media accounts

It would be a civil offense to demand an employee give you access to their private social media.

Minnesota's minimum wage to rise on Jan. 1

Minimum wage workers will see a pay rise in 2019.

On-the-job deaths in Minnesota reach highest total since 1993

More than 100 people were killed at work in 2017.

Roseville food company fined for paying women less than men

They were paying men more for doing the same job as women.

St. Paul announces plans for (eventual) $15 minimum wage

It'll follow Minneapolis in passing a $15 wage ordinance.

Wells Fargo announces it will cut 10 percent of its workforce

The bank has seen its reputation tank in recent years.

Attention, Minnesotan workers: Take more time off

Around 13.5 million vacation days go unused every year in Minnesota.

Man killed while working to restore power outages

Damaging winds brought down power lines all over northern Minnesota.

Tree trimmer killed by flying debris in freak accident in Richfield

It happened just before 3 p.m. in south metro suburb.

Twin Cities workers are pretty happy with their salaries

The metro area was 2nd on a list of U.S. cities with the highest pay satisfaction.

Why St. Paul is one of the top U.S. cities for women in tech jobs

The gender gap isn't nearly as wide as other cities and industries.

New study reveals how much work sucks

The American workplace can be intense, unpleasant and even hostile.