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Montevideo, population 5,383, is the county seat of Chippewa County in southwestern Minnesota. Mike Dvorak / MinnPost
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
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September 20, 2017
Duluth Mayor Emily Larson, the Port Authority's Vanta Coda, CN's Keith Reardon, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan and Lake Superior Warehousing's Jonathan Lamb (from left) cut the ribbon Wednesday on the 6-month-old container shipping arrangement between Duluth Cargo Connect and CN -- one that has rail shipments into and out of Duluth reaching all of the North American coasts. Brady Slater / bslater@duluthnews.com
Duluth port celebrates rail revival: CN container service opens new possibilities
September 20, 2017 - 5:45pm
September 19, 2017
Dollar General breaks ground in Poplar
September 19, 2017 - 7:12pm
Wisconsin appeals court upholds right-to-work law
September 19, 2017 - 6:56pm
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Twitter suspends 300,000 accounts tied to terrorism in 2017
September 19, 2017 - 12:32pm
September 18, 2017
Spectators watch as the freighter Isa transits the Poe Lock in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., in July, 2015, on its way to Lake Superior. The MacArthur Lock -- in the foreground -- was temporarily closed because one set of gates was not working properly. (file / News Tribune)
Soo Locks rebuild urged: Unexpected closure would produce ‘nightmare scenario,’ Great Lakes Commission member says
September 18, 2017 - 7:46pm
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Duluth YMCA hires new leader
September 18, 2017 - 6:51pm
Minn. developers, homebuyers stand to win after court rules city's road fees are illegal
September 18, 2017 - 2:48pm
A Toys "R" Us store in Totowa, N.J., Dec. 19, 2013. The company brought in Indian immigrants this spring to help export jobs from its headquarters. Some global outsourcing companies are using temporary visas to bring foreign workers to American companies in an effort to later export those roles. (Ben Solomon/The New York Times)
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
September 18, 2017 - 2:16pm
The Equifax offices on Peachtree Street in Atlanta. The company announced in September that up to 143 million people may have had their Social Security numbers and other data stolen.(Kevin D. Liles/The New York Times)
Equifax stock sales said to be focus of US criminal probe
September 18, 2017 - 11:32am
The Rough Rider Center in Watford City, N.D. Joshua Komer / Forum News Serviceplay button
The boom's bill: After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
September 18, 2017 - 6:00am
September 16, 2017
Xcel proposes new transmission line in northern Wisconsin
September 16, 2017 - 6:59am
September 15, 2017
Superior man faces felony charge for drawing in wet concrete
September 15, 2017 - 8:05pm
Choquette owner Sarah Dwyer, left, fills molds with chocolate from a pastry bag at the kitchen she rents in Montgomery County, Maryland.  Michael Robinson Chavez / Washington Post.
She gave up $100,000 a year job in banking to seek 'World chocolate domination'
September 15, 2017 - 3:15pm
Why it's so hard for Americans to save for retirement
September 15, 2017 - 3:03pm
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