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It’s only a matter of time until opioid addiction becomes big problem for Minnesota's workforce

The nationwide opioid addiction epidemic is seeping into the workplace — and its potential impact on the labor force is staggering.

Do the Twin Cities really need another Target store?

The company certainly thinks so. It’s newest local location, in Uptown Minneapolis, is one of 11 small-format Target stores opening this week. 

non-full-time jobs

Why Minnesota has so many non-full-time jobs — and why that’s both good and bad for the economy

Of the state's job vacancies in the second quarter of 2017, 44 percent were part-time (less than 35 hours per week), and 15 percent were temporary or seasonal.