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February 22, 2016
Fed economist sees period of ag pain
February 22, 2016 - 1:57pm
Agricultural economist looks ahead
February 22, 2016 - 1:53pm
January 4, 2016
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's economy is a study in contradictions.
So much of the news looks good: near record-low unemployment, overall wage payments rising, few signs of the recession remain.
But there also are warning signs: manufacturing, mining and farm economies lag; some parts of Minnesota enjoy better economies than others; home construction is slowing; finding people for some jobs is becoming difficult.
It is unusual for Minnesota, but the state's residents may find its economy trailing the countr...
The good and bad of Minnesota's economy
January 4, 2016 - 9:54am
December 29, 2015
Retirees see economy glass as half empty
December 29, 2015 - 2:23pm
December 16, 2015
U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen addresses the Economic Club of Washington in Washington December 2, 2015. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Fed raises interest rates, signaling an improving US economy
December 16, 2015 - 4:34pm
December 15, 2015
North Dakota could be headed for recession, group says
December 15, 2015 - 9:46am
December 1, 2015
U.S. manufacturing decreases, but rest of economy humming along
December 1, 2015 - 1:55pm
November 20, 2015
Wage pressures coming? Companies start to sound the alarm
November 20, 2015 - 10:38am
October 19, 2015
Fewer people crossing Canadian border impacts Grand Forks businesses
October 19, 2015 - 9:04am
October 7, 2015
File photo of an oil pump jack pumps oil in a field near Calgary, Sask. REUTERS/Todd Korol/Files
North Dakota economy slumped in second quarter as oil prices plummeted
October 7, 2015 - 10:33am
October 6, 2015
N.D. taxable sales and purchases down 16 percent in second quarter compared with 2014
October 6, 2015 - 11:06am
October 1, 2015
Illustration by Carli Greninger/Forum News Service
Local hotel occupancy rates down on weaker Canadian dollar
October 1, 2015 - 10:07am
September 14, 2015
Export figures down, but data doesn't tell the whole story
September 14, 2015 - 2:10pm
August 27, 2015
U.S. second-quarter GDP growth revised sharply higher to 3.7 percent
August 27, 2015 - 11:11am
July 20, 2015
Turkeys in Minnesota. Forum News Service file photo.
Bird flu's economic toll almost $650 million in Minnesota
July 20, 2015 - 10:07am