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  • Blogs

    September 16, 2014

    Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport workers join call for $15 minimum wage hike

    The next time you're waiting for your flight to unload at MSP Airport, look out the window for a bald bag handler with a ZZ Top beard. You see him? That's Eric Wickstrom. He earns $12 an hour and can count himself among the luckier airport workers because he doesn't earn $8. See also:Fast-food ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2008

    More bang for your buck in the Twin Cities

    minneapolis_skyline.jpg In tough economic times, aren't you glad to live in one of the 10 best metro areas to get the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2006

    T Paw's Alternate Universe

    In his hour-long appearance on Minnestoa Public Radio's Mid-Morning show today, Governor Tim Pawlenty displayed two of the gifts that make him an effective politician: a relaxed, confident manner and a wonkish capacity to marshall statistics that bolster his arguments. But in sparring with host Kerr ... More >>

  • News

    November 26, 2003

    What Friends Are For

    Andersen Windows had $2 billion in sales last year. And next year, a new Pawlenty administration program will give the company a big tax break.

  • News

    October 9, 2002

    Magical Misery Tour

    Norm Coleman's "St. Paul miracle" gets a withering report card