Minnesota’s Economic News — W/E 11/11/22

Labor market

CBS News: Chaska auto shop sees booming business, but struggles with rising cost of labor

Economic growth

Star Tribune: Minnesota firms see supply chains healing, but still not back to normal

Voice of Alexandria: Deer hunting season is underway, big impact on Minnesota economy

Star Tribune: Deloitte: Twin Cities holiday shoppers predicted to spend more than national average

State and local taxes and spending

KNSI: Two Ballot Questions Seek Tax Hikes In St. Cloud

Duluth News Tribune: Duluth voters reject higher taxes for parks

Duluth News Tribune: Hermantown passes tax increase to support recreation initiatives

WDIO: Hermantown approves an increase in sales tax

Wadena Pioneer Journal: Voters oppose Wadena’s .25% sales tax; Mayor says, no sales tax – no reduction in levy