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Minnesota unemployment rate down, largest employment gains since March

Minnesota saw the largest gain in total employment since March, according to numbers released Thursday by the…

Convention centers, movie theaters get relief grants

Movie theaters and convention centers that have struggled under coronavirus restrictions will now get relief through $13…

Minnesota loses jobs for a second month

Minnesota lost jobs for the second month in a row, according to data released yesterday by the…

Minnesota unemployment rate falls to 8.6% after record high

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State officials said Thursday that Minnesota’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to…

Local communities awarded grants for small cities

(St. Paul, MN) – Several local communities have been announced as recipients of grants for infrastructure and…

Minnesota issues first $600 CARES Act payments – what you need to know

(St. Paul, MN) – Minnesota is one of the first states to issue the additional compensation payments…

Mankato awarded DEED grants for two contaminated sites

(St. Paul, MN) – Mankato will get state grants to clean up two contaminated sites for redevelopment…

Fairmont awarded state grant for water infrastructure project

(St. Paul, MN) – The city of Fairmont will receive a state grant to cover infrastructure costs…

St. James gets $9 million in state funding for water infrastructure improvments

(St. Paul, MN) – The city of St. James has received a state grant and two low-interest…

Springfield gets state loan to demolish elevators

(St. Paul, MN) – The city of Springfield will get a piece of more than two million…



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