January 29, 2021

GameStop back on the rise as Robinhood eases trading ban

Shares in the video game store chain and headphone maker Koss Corp. were up more than 50% in premarket trading after slumping on Thursday when […]
January 29, 2021

Albert Lea restaurant faces $9,000 fine as it plans Friday night party

An Albert Lea restaurant is facing a $9,000 fine for a party it plans to throw Friday that will violate Gov. Tim Walz’s COVID-19 restrictions […]
January 29, 2021

Things we like: HotBox food fit for a case of the munchies

Dinner was passed through the car window, came in a handled box folded to a peak and, tucked within the stack of relatively inexpensive food […]
January 29, 2021

Twin Cities construction plunged again in December

Construction starts across the Twin Cities plunged 27% in December as nonresidential building projects continued to decline amid the global pandemic, according to a report […]
January 28, 2021

Accident at Louisiana salt mine leads Cargill to accelerate a closing plan

Cargill Inc. is closing its historic salt mine in Avery Island, La., following a roof collapse there last month that left two miners dead. The […]
January 28, 2021

Michigan Sen. Peters to lead Dem efforts to expand majority

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan Sen. Gary Peters, who won a tough reelection race in the fall, will lead Democrats’ efforts in 2022 to expand their […]
January 28, 2021

Kansas lawmakers put anti-abortion measure on 2022 ballot

TOPEKA, Kan. — Republican legislators in Kansas on Thursday put a proposed anti-abortion amendment to the state constitution on the ballot for the state’s August […]
January 28, 2021

Why is Protolabs' stock going up so much?

Protolabs has one of the fastest growing stocks among Minnesota companies this year. The enthusiasm is fueled by a recent acquisition and promising announcements within […]
January 28, 2021

Apple CEO escalates battle with Facebook over online privacy

SAN RAMON, Calif. — Apple CEO Tim Cook fired off a series of thinly veiled shots at Facebook and other social media companies Thursday, escalating […]
January 28, 2021

Stocks claw back some lost ground; GameStop swings wildly

Major stock indexes clawed back some of the ground they lost a day earlier in their biggest loss since October. Much of the market’s attention […]