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Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
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October 6, 2018
Downward mobility: Where middle-class kids are worse off than their parents
A team of economists led by Raj Chetty of Harvard University has released a massive new data set on prosperity at the neighborhood level in the...
October 6, 2018 - 5:17am
September 11, 2018
North Dakota ranked fourth-best state to retire early, study shows
FARGO—North Dakota is the fourth best state to retire early, a recent study conducted by HavenLife, a New York life insurance agency, says....
September 11, 2018 - 2:42pm
June 25, 2018
Wealth Column: Things to do your first summer as a retiree
Whether you retired on New Year's Day, or are retiring next week, the first summer as a retiree is an exciting time. All those days sitting at...
June 25, 2018 - 9:27am
June 16, 2018
Wealth Column: Turning family time into financial lessons
As parents, we are tasked with teaching our children about the world around them and take great pride in seeing them succeed. One great way that...
June 16, 2018 - 9:30am
June 9, 2018
Wealth Column: Pros and cons of renting or buying in retirement
There comes a time in the lives of many retirees when it makes sense to sell the family home and downsize to a more appropriately-sized residence....
June 9, 2018 - 10:30am
June 2, 2018
Funding a 529 plan as a retirement tax strategy
When we sit down to create a comprehensive financial plan for our clients, we often hear the desire to help support children and grandchildren....
June 2, 2018 - 9:30am
May 26, 2018
Wealth column: Your summer financial checklist
The weather is warming up and our minds are thinking of long summer days and warm summer nights. In our opinions, there are few things sweeter than those first few summer days, but all the fun we have this summer will come with a cost. Memorial Day weekend is often considered the...
May 26, 2018 - 11:30am
April 19, 2018
State grants expand older adult services
Two local agencies received grants from the Minnesota Department of Human Services to help older residents remain in their homes rather than move to nursing homes or other more expensive settings. Aitkin County CARE in Aitkin received $59,728 to expand access to in-home caregiver...
April 19, 2018 - 5:30am
April 6, 2018
With filing deadline approaching, Minnesota Department of Revenue offers tips for taxpayers
ST. PAUL—This year's income tax filing season ends April 17, and as the date approaches, the Minnesota Department of Revenue offers tips to help taxpayers as they get ready to file their returns. "Thousands of Minnesotans will file their individual income tax returns before...
April 6, 2018 - 1:30am
March 31, 2018
Mega Millions $521 million jackpot has a winning ticket, sold in New Jersey
March 30 has been a good day for minting multimillionaires. Friday night's Mega Millions drawing netted $521 million for a single ticket sold in New Jersey, the game's multistate agency said. The New Jersey Lottery tweeted that the winning ticket was purchased at a Lukoil store in...
March 31, 2018 - 3:30pm
FARGO — Before graduation, area teens have to say "yes to the dress" while parents hope the rising costs of prom won't break the bank or...
March 31, 2018 - 8:20am
March 27, 2018
Abuse victim advocacy center, mentoring program to receive grants
Two local organizations recently received grants from a St. Paul-based private charitable trust, including an advocacy center for victims of abuse and a mentoring program. The Otto Bremer Trust awarded $50,000 to Kinship Partners Inc. of Brainerd "for general operations to grow the...
March 27, 2018 - 5:30am
February 6, 2018
Why the stock market is selling off, explained
The stock market is having a panic attack. The Dow is down almost 1,800 points (7 percent) in two days. CNBC has already dubbed it "selling hell."...
February 6, 2018 - 6:40am
February 5, 2018
All she has to do to collect a $560 million lotto jackpot is make her name public. She refuses.
The winning numbers triple-checked and the lottery ticket signed, the New Hampshire woman knew her life was about to change in a very positive...
February 5, 2018 - 4:59pm
8 ways to prepare for big tax law changes this filing season
The federal tax overhaul put in place by Republicans has produced an unusual show of bipartisanship now that tax season is here: We are a nation...
February 5, 2018 - 11:50am