Minnesota’s Economic News — W/E 10/22/21
Labor market Kare 11: Retailers ramp up hiring for the holiday shopping season KEYC: Childcare shortage impacts southern Minnesota families, economy Bemidji Pioneer: Minimum wage set to increase 2.5% as…
State and local taxes and spending
Duluth News Tribune: Minnesota film tax credit bills could bring movie, TV production boom to Northland
Winona Daily News: Our View: It’s time to end the border battle over taxes
Owatonna People’s Press: Surprised by DFL’s plan to raise fees and taxes
Detroit Lakes Online: Minnesota’s unemployment rate ticks down to 4.2% in March
Wadena Pioneer Journal: Help and hundreds of jobs are available to those looking
Rochester Post Bulletin: Our View: Chamber says small businesses hit hardest by COVID-19
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John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.