Bob Ulrich

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2013

    Endorsement scorecard: Ranking Minneapolis's wannabe mayors by support

    The race is on for outgoing Mayor R.T. Rybak's office. Facing a crowded field of candidates, the six leading mayoral contenders are relying on a key measure to help them stand out from the pack: Who they can get to endorse them. See Also: - Who's in the race? A guide to the six candidates for Minne ... More >>

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    August 23, 2010

    Mendoberri delays opening; Sage Wine Bar seeks new digs

    Robert UlrichEat healthy and local on the go​Well, Chef Robert Ulrich didn't quite make his target date of Labor Day, but two weeks out from what should have been opening day, Mendorberri Cafe & Wine Bar looks like it will have eager locals waiting a little longer to try its eats, accordin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2010

    Mendoberri: Coming Soon

    ​The PiPress reports that Sage Wine Bar and Market in Mendota Heights (owned by he Kowalski family) is being sold to chef Robert Ulrich who was exec. chef at the Marquette Hotel in Minneapolis in the 90s and is currently living in Washington D.C. Ulrich plans to turn the space into a full-serv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2008

    Target's New CEO Faces Immediate Challenges

    New boss Gregg Steinhafel gets the top job during an economic low point. From a former employee of Target under outgoing CEO Bob Ulrich, here is a list of ... More >>

  • News

    February 19, 2003


    A new computer database system called CriMNet is supposed to revolutionize crime fighting in Minnesota. Cops, politicians, big business, and the media love it.

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    May 22, 2002

    Coffer It Up

    Norm Coleman's new job, by the numbers

  • News

    October 8, 1997

    Target: Target

    "[Dayton-Hudson CEO] Bob Ulrich got a 200 percent raise after the value of the company stock doubled," says one Target employee. "We got a 2.7 percent raise. And for Christmas I got a box of candy."

  • News

    November 1, 1995

    Separate But Equal

    "Neighborhood schools" are coming to Minneapolis packaged with talk of responsibility and community empowerment. But the bottom line is that the age of integrating public schools is over.