Business

June 14, 2018 - 8:00 pm
It's a tight labor market with unemployement rates running at 3.8% nationally, and 3.3% in Minnesota. That's great news for recent college graduates who are having no problem finding well-paying jobs. The Univerisity of Minnesota's Carlson School' grads, hundreds of students with BAs, MAs, MBAs,...
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June 01, 2018 - 12:24 pm
Tuesday's announcement about the net economic impact of last February's Super Bowl LII might have reminded you of that very cold but also exciting week of football and related festivities in Downtown Minneapolis. The NFL, and many well-heeled Super Bowl fans came to the Twin Cities to experience...
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May 24, 2018 - 9:38 am
NEW YORK (AP) - A very strong quarter from Richfield-based Best Buy Co. was overshadowed by a profit outlook that left some investors wanting. Profit rose 10.6 percent to $208 million, or 72 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and pretax expenses, were 82 cents per share,...
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May 23, 2018 - 7:59 am
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO= AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Target, which is pushing through a costly period of transition, posted weaker-than-expected profits for the first quarter. While traffic growth in stores reached levels not seen in a decade and comparable-store sales jumped a solid 3 percent,...
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Stock photo of some eggs, which are rising in price. Are these really eggs in this photo? Probably.
April 18, 2018 - 2:09 pm
By Paul M. Valeer There is snow on the ground again in Minnesota. We need a change, and according to Mike "Doc" Lynch, that change is coming and soon. By next week, we'll have sun and 60 plus degree temperatures. Change is (finally!) coming. There's also change a foot in the business world in a way...
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April 04, 2018 - 9:28 am
Greetings to all snow shovelers in 'CCO Land. I want you to know that I was in my driveway at "Zero-Dark 30" doing my part to move the white stuff out of the way. When it's snowing in early April, you really feel like you've earned the right to warmth and sunshine in late April. Well, after this...
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