March 2, 2021

Shoreview company's 'Small Business Revolution' comes home to help Black-owned firms

Deluxe Corp., a Shoreview-based company that provides business services, produces a reality show that thus far has helped small town businesses help rebuild their Main […]
March 2, 2021

The Latest: WH: Vaccine doses to increase to 15.2M a week

WASHINGTON — The White House is announcing an increase in available coronavirus vaccines to 15.2 million doses a week, up from 14.5 million. White House […]
March 2, 2021

Biden's pick for SEC flags trading app gimmicks for scrutiny

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s choice to head the Securities and Exchange Commission told Congress on Tuesday that the agency should address how to protect […]
March 2, 2021

The Latest: Race missing in half of vaccine records to CDC

ATLANTA — Three leading health organizations say stronger efforts are needed to collect and report race and ethnicity data about Americans receiving COVID-19 vaccinations. That […]
March 2, 2021

The Latest: Vatican defends pope's Iraq trip, stadium mass

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican is defending Pope Francis’ decision to go ahead with his trip to Iraq this weekend despite rising coronavirus infections there […]
March 2, 2021

The Latest: AP source: Merck to help produce J&J vaccine

WASHINGTON — A Biden administration official says drugmaker Merck will help produce rival Johnson & Johnson’s newly-approved coronavirus vaccine. The official spoke Tuesday on the […]
March 2, 2021

Target's sales grew $15B last year, more than in last 11 combined

Sales at Target grew $15 billion last year — more than the 11 previous years combined — as the retailer became one of the top […]
March 2, 2021

The Latest: Pakistan extends flight bans on U.K., S. Africa

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s civil aviation authority is extending restrictions on travel from the U.K., South Africa and some other countries until March 14 to avoid […]
March 2, 2021

There's enough seed to go around as gardening resurgence continues

That’s the word from garden centers and Extension educators to gardeners: Don’t fret if your favorite garden seed variety is sold out right now, it’ll […]
March 2, 2021

EU probes Germany's move to pay for coal plant closures

BERLIN — The European Commission said Tuesday it has opened a probe into whether Germany’s plans to compensate owners for the early shutdown of coal-fired […]