Mar 2, 2015 Business leaders say the region's cold weather creates a climate for innovation.
Sep 17, 2014 Minnesota utility couldn't get enough coal by rail to keep four plants operating
Sep 10, 2014 Outside Duluth, Minnesota, a greenhouse grows tilapia and lettuce side by side.
Jul 1, 2014 They're public schools, funded by taxpayers, but they don't go by the usual book
Jul 2, 2014 A group founded by angel investors seeks efficiency in developing new batteries.
Jun 10, 2014 Ambitious goals for energy conservation are turning blue collar jobs "green"
Jul 29, 2013 Non-profits are working with state governments to increase use of cost-benefit analyses to learn whether programs and policies are worth it.
Jan 1, 2013 Educators continue to experiment -- trying to find formats that engage kids and help prep the workforce of the future. One new private school near Minneapolis offers a particularly "Minnesota"-style approach.
Oct 19, 2012 Minnesota officials have told online learning companies they're not allowed to teach state residents unless they get a license.
Apr 6, 2012 The Environmental Protection Agency's regulations have long been a object of contention for their impact on jobs. A new report from the Institute for Policy Integrity's hopes to wrap job considerations into the EPA's analyses.