Minnesota’s Economic News — W/E 1/26/24

Labor market

Willmar Radio: Minnesota unemployment rate dips below 3%

Lakes Area Radio: December Employment Numbers For Minnesota Released

Duluth News Tribune: Unusually warm December caused job market changes in Minnesota

Red Lake Nation News: Minnesota Gains 800 Jobs in December for Sixth Straight Month of Job Growth

Wahepton Daily News: Minnesota gained 800 jobs between November-December ’23

State and local taxes and spending

New Ulm Journal: New Ulm has lower house taxes than other Brown County towns

WDAY: Wisconsin lawmakers want to reestablish income tax deal with Minnesota

Sun Sailor: Editorial: Minnesota’s upcoming 2024 session, taxes and budget

Economic growth

Star Tribune: What’s the ‘X-Factor’ that helps Minnesota thrive?