June 16, 2021

Latinas left workforce at highest rate, see slow recovery

Teresa Marez spent 14 years building a strong clientele base as a hair stylist in San Antonio. When her son, who is autistic, had to […]
June 16, 2021

Companies making Juneteenth a paid holiday say it's the right thing to do

People observe a moment of silence at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington on Friday, June 19, 2020, to mark Juneteenth. (AP Photo/Manuel […]
June 15, 2021

Thinner Mints: Girl Scouts have millions of unsold cookies

The Girl Scouts have an unusual problem this year: 15 million boxes of unsold cookies. The 109-year-old organization says the coronavirus — not thinner demand […]
June 15, 2021

Want a job? Employers say: Talk to the computer

A day after her interview for a part-time job at Target last year, Dana Anthony got an email informing her she didn’t make the cut. […]
June 15, 2021

Eight-day protest and prayer camp at Line 3 disbands

An eight-day occupation of one of the two spots in northern Minnesota where the Line 3 oil pipeline will cross underneath the Mississippi River ended […]
June 14, 2021

It's personal: Zoom'd out workplace ready for face-to-face conversations to return

Amanda Cavallaro’s job is to keep 40,000 different strains of fruit flies alive. She was among a small number of Janelia employees who never stopped […]
June 14, 2021

Worker shortage frustrates MN businesses: 'They're having a hard time filling the demand'

Many businesses are sporting help wanted signs from manufacturers to bars and restaurants.  “All you have to do is look around,” said Teresa Bohnen the […]
June 14, 2021

Fake records of rabies shots prompt U.S. ban on dogs from 113 countries

The infectious and contagious rabies virus, shown here in a colorized micrograph, can be transmitted to humans through the bite or saliva of an infected […]
June 14, 2021

APM documentary: No Place for a Woman

The APM documentary “No Place for a Woman” tells a Minnesota story, but it became well-known nationwide. It’s about the women who worked in the […]
June 14, 2021

State appeals court upholds approval of Line 3 oil pipeline

A Minnesota Court of Appeals panel has upheld the state’s approval of the Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project, dealing a blow to tribes and […]