December 2, 2020

With rink, ice maze, ice-cream social, Stillwater hopes to light up pandemic winter

Heading into this pandemic winter, the city of Stillwater hopes to keep people coming downtown for outdoors, COVID-safe activities, if at all possible. It’s a […]
December 2, 2020

Minnesota health officials approve cannabis use for sickle cell disease and chronic vocal or motor tic disorder

State health officials soon will allow the use of medical marijuana for people with sickle cell disease as well as those with chronic vocal or […]
December 2, 2020

Denver air traffic controller's virus causes flight delays

Flights to and from Denver were briefly halted then delayed for several hours on Tuesday after an air traffic controller tested positive for COVID-19. About […]
December 2, 2020

Minnesota's economic forecast shows $641 million surplus for current budget

Minnesotans are spending more than expected and state government is spending less, leading to a financial about-face Tuesday as economists predicted that a state budget […]
December 2, 2020

Bidder's nearly $2K wins him the big red 'K' from atop the former Lake Street Kmart

A Lake Elmo husband and father of three credits the holiday spirit with inspiring him to spend more than $2,300 on a massive red “K,” […]
December 2, 2020

California paid $400 million in jobless benefits to inmates

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California sent about $400 million in fraudulent unemployment benefit payments to state prisoners, a state official said Tuesday, nearly triple the amount […]
December 1, 2020

Bidder's nearly $2K wins him the big red 'K' from atop the former Lake Street Kmart

A Lake Elmo husband and father of three credits the holiday spirit with inspiring him to spend more than $2,300 on a massive red “K,” […]
December 1, 2020

Hyundai affiliate plans $240M transmission plant in Georgia

ATLANTA — A South Korean auto parts supplier will invest more than $240 million to build a transmission factory in western Georgia with plans to […]
December 1, 2020

Duluth Candy Co. to close at year's end

After 10 years in the business, a downtown Duluth candy shop known for its popcorn will have its last day of business Dec. 31. Duluth […]
December 1, 2020

Kohl's, Micron Technology rise; Zoom, Peloton fall

NEW YORK — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Tuesday: Kohl’s Corp., up $4.32 to $36.52. Sephora will be replacing cosmetics areas in the […]