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DACA program that protects young undocumented immigrants not likely to get Supreme Court review this term
Congress to pursue divergent paths to reopening government, but stalemate no closer to resolution
Supreme Court allows Trump restrictions on transgender troops in military to go into effect as legal battle continues
Forestview robotics team places in regional competition
Weather drawing: Snowman with a different point of view
Gophers coach Whalen signs endorsement deal with Bell Bank
Pine River Chamber plans with community members
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
The world has loads of sustainable palm oil - but no one wants it
‘What's going on in the world’: Trade negotiations crucial for area agriculture
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Chasing the blood moon: Photographer shares experience
Area Girls Basketball: C-I falls to Annandale
Wild skate through penalties to win
Wild rally, improve to 4-0 against Golden Knights with win in Vegas
Athletics: 'The Weapon' brushes back some tough questions
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Commentary: Trump is dealmaker who can't seem to make deal
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Wealth column: The convergence of health and wealth
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Chasing the blood moon: Photographer shares experience
BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
Couple builds life around mushing at remote Minnesota home
What's Up Outdoors: Good friends, new lakes make for fun fishing
Successful snowmobile rides start with safety mindset
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Adult tobacco use stagnant in ND, Minn., but youth e-cig use rising
How MLMs - multilevel marketing schemes - are hurting female friendships
Boost your immune system and fight colds with probiotics
3 things for better health - Jan. 21
A man's unusual treatment for his chronic back pain: Injecting himself with his own semen every month
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This Was Brainerd
'Roma' and 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nominations with 10 each
Weaving hard work and history: Basket-makers rely on knowledge passed down over years
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CLC alumna to speak on Australia trip
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January 19, 2019
Minnesota unemployment remains steady; 4 straight months at 2.8 percent
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held at 2.8 percent in December, according to data released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, marking the fourth straight month with the same unemployment rate. Minnesota's unemployment...
January 19, 2019 - 4:30am
December 17, 2018
Federal Reserve expected to hike interest rates Wednesday, a move Trump calls 'foolish' and 'incredible'
Trump tweeted Monday morning that it's "incredible" the Fed is even considering raising interest rates this week, but the U.S. central bank is...
December 17, 2018 - 11:34am
November 15, 2018
Minnesota's unemployment rate holds steady
ST. PAUL - Minnesota’s unemployment rate held firm at 2.8 percent in October as the state’s labor market gained thousands of jobs, according...
November 15, 2018 - 3:53pm
October 5, 2018
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969
WASHINGTON - The unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent in September, its lowest level since 1969, the Labor Department reported Friday, Oct....
October 5, 2018 - 8:56am
September 20, 2018
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's unemployment rate fell to 2.9 percent in August, the lowest it has been in nearly 19 years. The rate was 3 percent...
September 20, 2018 - 2:29pm
September 1, 2018
College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want?
College is increasingly seen by high school students as a means to an end: getting a job. Since the Great Recession, surveys of teenagers - and...
September 1, 2018 - 12:30pm
Low unemployment levels recorded across the region
Unemployment numbers in the region as of July. In Brainerd, the number of people unemployed out of the labor force amounted to 268 people out...
September 1, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 6, 2018
US economy added 213,000 jobs in June as unemployment rose to 4 percent
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy added 213,000 jobs in June, the Labor Department reported Friday, as the unemployment rate rose to four percent....
July 6, 2018 - 11:02am
June 15, 2018
State gains 10,200 jobs in May: Unemployment rate drops to 3.1 percent
Minnesota employers added 10,200 jobs in May, according to seasonally adjusted figures released Thursday, June 14, by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. With those gains, the state has added 29,188 jobs in the past year, a 1 percent growth rate. The...
June 15, 2018 - 11:30am
June 14, 2018
Minn. employers add more than 10,000 jobs
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.1 percent as employers added 10,200 jobs in May. The seasonally adjusted rate is less...
June 14, 2018 - 5:46pm
April 22, 2018
State gains 2,900 jobs in March
ST. PAUL — Minnesota employers added 2,900 jobs in March, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department...
April 22, 2018 - 5:30am
March 8, 2018
Minnesota gained 2,500 jobs in January, unemployment steady
ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS—Minnesota added 2,500 jobs in January, according to the latest employment figures released Thursday, March 8, by the state Department of Employment and Economic Development. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for January held steady at 3.3 percent....
March 8, 2018 - 5:03pm
March 1, 2018
Rosenmeier Forum: Panelists tackle issues of lakes area unemployment
The issue of unemployment took center stage at Central Lakes College for the Gordon Rosenmeier Forum Wednesday evening—though, panelists...
March 1, 2018 - 6:00am
Minnesota named 2nd-strongest state
ST. PAUL—Ahead of Tuesday's State of the Union address, POLITICO released a report naming Minnesota the Second Strongest State in the Union. This is the fourth time Minnesota has ranked among the top two strongest states in the nation in the POLITICO study.
February 1, 2018 - 6:30am
January 18, 2018
Minnesota job gains lead to lowest unemployment rate for blacks on record
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's job market has improved to record levels for black residents although their jobless rate remains more than double the state average. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, or DEED, released a jobs report Thursday, Jan., 18, that...
January 18, 2018 - 7:41pm