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Minneapolis-St. Paul has 118th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas

The number of vacant homes in the Minneapolis-St. Paul was more than 8,500 in the third quarter of 2018, a 10-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Minnesota ranked No. 43 in 2019 business climate index

Minnesota finished at No. 43 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

THE FAMILY PARTNERSHIP: Great Start for All Minnesota Children Act

We're proud to sign this letter in support of the direction of H.F.1 and #GreatStartMN.

TWINWEST CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Legislative Breakfast Series Pass | 2018-2019 to be held February 8

The TwinWest Chamber of Commerce's Legislative Breakfast series is Minnesota?s premier legislative and political forum.

Charlotte Russe files Chapter 11; will close 94 stores in U.S., including 2 in Minnesota

Charlotte Russe Holdings Corporation, the parent company for women’s clothing retailer Charlotte Russe, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and announced that it intends to close two of its nine stores in Minnesota.

Analysis: St. Paul, Minn., ranks 51st among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts

St. Paul, Minn., ranks 51st worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

Analysis: Minnesota ranked least affected by government shutdown

Minnesota ranked No. 51 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

State institution: These 2-year Minnesota schools attract the most in-state students

Summit Academy Opportunities Industrialization Center, Leech Lake Tribal College and Minnesota School of Cosmetology-Plymouth Campus enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year Minnesota schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of

UNITEDHEALTH GROUP: UnitedHealthcare to Serve People in North Carolina State Medicaid Program

The State of North Carolina, which is partnering with local health plans to improve people's health and well-being and reduce health care costs.

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA: University of Minnesota announces new partnership with African Institute for Mathematical Sciences

The University of Minnesota and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) announced a new partnership today for exchanging knowledge and accelerating educational opportunities for talented African mathematicians.

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

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