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May 14, 2018
A truck owner sits by his custom rig among entrants in the "Pride and Polish" competition during the 16th annual Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on Aug. 22, 2014.  Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
With truckers in control, money talks and toilets better sparkle
May 14, 2018 - 1:27pm
May 4, 2018
Workers on a production line build modular homes at a factory in Vallejo, Calif., April 27, 2018. U.S. employers continued to expand their payrolls in April, according to the Labor Department, adding 164,000 workers, with the jobless rate falling to 3.9 percent, the lowest since 2000. (Christie Hemm Klok/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Unemployment rate falls to 3.9 percent as US economy adds 164,000 jobs
May 4, 2018 - 1:50pm
May 1, 2018
U.S. economy hits milestone as Fed tries to keep growth rolling
May 1, 2018 - 6:59am
April 29, 2018
Pequot Lakes: TCI steering committee disbands, reviews accomplishments
April 29, 2018 - 5:00am
April 27, 2018
A retail corner in New York, April 12, 2018. With an uptick in inflation and forecasts that economic growth will accelerate later this year, some Federal Reserve officials are calling for faster increases in interest rates. Photo by Karsten Moran / copyright 2018 The New York Times
US economy grew faster than expected in first quarter, the first since Trump's tax cuts
April 27, 2018 - 8:03am
April 21, 2018
Entrepreneurs sought for MN Cup
April 21, 2018 - 12:30pm
April 4, 2018
Soybeans are unloaded at dusk during harvest in Buda, Illinois, on Sept. 29, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Brewing trade war compounds woes of Midwest farmers
April 4, 2018 - 12:11pm
April 2, 2018
Attendees' trucks are parked outside of the Dallas Convention Center during the 16th annual Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on Aug. 22, 2014. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
Trucking prices set for new surge as U.S. keeps tabs on drivers
April 2, 2018 - 1:10pm
March 19, 2018
Opinion: Larry Kudlow may have been more wrong about the economy than anyone alive
March 19, 2018 - 10:30am
March 9, 2018
Reader opinion: Vote yes, yes, yes!
March 9, 2018 - 8:30am
February 7, 2018
Joe Mahon, regional outreach director for the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, is the guest speaker at the Feb. 12 Brainerd Lakes Area Economic Development Corp.'s Annual Meeting. Submitted photo
The health, outlook of Brainerd's economy to be topic of keynote speech at BLAEDC's Annual Meeting
February 7, 2018 - 7:00am
February 2, 2018
President Donald Trump arrives on stage to speak to a House and Senate Republican conference at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. (Tom Brenner/ The New York Times / Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
The economy added 200,000 jobs in January
February 2, 2018 - 10:30am
January 31, 2018
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Grand Forks city leaders want to use a million-dollar art project to boost the local economy
January 31, 2018 - 10:01am
January 26, 2018
President Donald Trump listens to a question from a reporter at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Friday, January 26, 2018. When asked if he tried to fire the special counsel Robert Mueller, Trump called it "fake news." Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is behind Trump. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
US economic growth slowed in 2017's fourth quarter, missing Trump's targets
January 26, 2018 - 9:41am
January 3, 2018
 Five ships wait at anchor in the ice and fog on Lake Superior Monday afternoon. Bob King / Forum News Service
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am