February 5, 2021

Out of this world: Shepard put golf on moon 50 years ago

Fifty years later, it remains the most impressive bunker shot in the history of golf, mainly because of the location. The moon. Apollo 14 commander […]
February 5, 2021

Stocks rise on Wall Street, despite dismal jobs report

Stocks were moving higher in afternoon trading on Friday, despite the fact that Wall Street got a dismal jobs report for January that showed the […]
February 5, 2021

Biden seeks to go big, fast and alone on COVID relief

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden laid out the case Friday for moving fast and without Republicans, if necessary, to pass $1.9 trillion in coronavirus relief, […]
February 5, 2021

A sexy Alexa, Dan Levy's M&M habit: Super Bowl ads to watch

It might not have seemed likely early in the pandemic, but the 55th Super Bowl Sunday is upon us yet again. Each year advertisers pull […]
February 5, 2021

CEO Pay Watch: Toro's Olson made $3.5M, down because of pandemic effects

Richard Olson The Toro Co. Chairman, president, CEO Total compensation: $3,544,459 for the year ended Oct. 31, 2020 Salary: $871,250 Non-equity incentive pay: $307,094 Other […]
February 5, 2021

Tax forms help reveal extent of unemployment fraud in US

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Unemployment agencies across the country became lucrative targets for criminals when they were bombarded with claims last year as millions lost jobs […]
February 5, 2021

Ads with Minnesota ties will make Super Bowl appearance

The Super Bowl is back and so is the trash-talking, retired Viking defensive tackle John Randle with his latest commercial about how a good rest […]
February 5, 2021

Trudeau tries to reassure Canadians vaccines are coming

TORONTO — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried Friday to reassure Canadians his plan to vaccinate them is working despite mounting criticism his government is not […]
February 5, 2021

Crow Wing's eye in the sky put to use 30+ times in 2020

Calls included vehicles through ice, fires, missing children and a vulnerable adult, crash reconstructions, a duck hunter in need of rescue, a burglary in progress […]
February 5, 2021

Cook, Duluth and Hermantown receive DEED broadband grants

St. Louis County broadband projects received around $1 million in grant funding from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development’s Border-to-Border Broadband Development Grant […]