Minnesota’s leading the charge in clean energy generation and usage. But it will take compromise and dedication to keep the edge, while the economic benefit remains only theoretical.
Don Jacobson is a veteran business writer who has worked for UPI, Minnesota Real Estate Journal, Twin Cities Business, Star Tribune, and others.
What if instead of just reading pitches from entrepreneurs, you told them what you wanted in your neighborhood and where they could build it?
Regulators, restaurateurs and residents agree the city’s ‘70/30’ food-to-booze ratio is antiquated. What will keep eateries from turning into saloons if the rule goes?
An unprecedented cable switch has plenty of critics, and political hurdles may keep superfast broadband from saving consumers.
On the heels of a 2013 income tax hike, Minnesota cut the ‘death tax’; the state isn’t convinced more rich people will leave.