Minnesota’s Economic News — W/E 10/15/21

State and local taxes and spending

KSTP: State of Minnesota considering ways to cover unemployment fund debt

Hometown Focus: Minnesota counties receive $36.3 million in PILT revenue

Labor market

KAAL TV: New season has yet to bring good news for employers facing worker shortage

KSTP: Minnesota’s workforce shortage causes headaches for hospitality industry, but good news may be ahead

Economic development

Hometown Focus: Manufacturing is significant to state’s economy

Detroit Lakes Online: Detroit Lakes manufacturing shows its stuff

Detroit Lakes Online: Our opinion: This is a bright spot in Minnesota for manufacturing

St Cloud Times: Line 3 benefits Minnesota families and businesses: Letter


Detroit Lakes Online: Time to push back against farm consolidation

Economic growth

WJON: Gas Prices In Minnesota Up Over 3 Cents in Past Week