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twin-cities-mapThe Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area is a national leader in finance, advanced manufacturing, agriculture and retailing.

Medical devices, electronics and processed foods are strong suits recognized globally.

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Where IT's At

July 2016 - IT higher wages require higher ed.

Diversity in the Workforce

June 2016 - Diversity in metro workforce zooms.

Leisure and Hospitality

May 2016 - Travel and Leisure Numbers Kickin' Up.

Graduate Employment Outcomes in the Twin Cities

March 2016 - How are new grads doing?

Cost of Living

Feb. 29, 2016 - Where to go for wage stats.

Growing, Diversifying, Aging

Jan. 29, 2016 - Metro aging at faster clip than state.

Growing Diversity - New Population Stats

Jan. 11, 2016 - We're older, but there are ways to make the landing softer.

New Population Stats for Twin Cities

Dec. 24, 2015 - Washington Co. is metro's fastest growing.

The Undisputed Heavyweight Champ

Oct. 28, 2015 - Largest percent of MN manufacturing.

Using LMI - the Big Picture

Sep. 22, 2015 - Analyzing local economies and occupations.

Manufacturing a Closer Look

Aug. 17, 2015 - Highlighted manufacturing.

Minnesota Top State for Business

Jul. 1, 2015 - A cut above the rest.

Earnings and Gender

Jun. 18, 2015 - The Balance of the Sexes - Part Three.

Summertime Employment for Teens

May 13, 2015 - Summer employment is warming up.

More on Occupations and Gender

Mar. 10, 2015 - Part two of our look at male- and female-dominated industries.

The Balance of the Sexes

Mar. 10, 2015 - Part 1: A look at female- and male-dominated industries.

Science and Tech Jobs Shine in the Metro

Mar. 02, 2015 - The Twin Cities is a high-tech employment hotbed.

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