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On Monday, President Donald Trump announced he was imposing a 30% tariff on solar cells made abroad. Clean Energy Economy Minnesota (CEEM) released a statement from its executive director Gregg Mast regarding that decision.

Before the big kickoff, come celebrate the innovation of the Bold North at the Startup Capital of the North Showcase by MN Cup and Greater MSP.

If you’re working Super Bowl LII shuttling football fans around town, take note: Toppers Pizza’s got your back.

The second annual Lifter Award will be presented March 7, 2018 at the annual Minnesota Entrepreneur Kick-off. Now in its eighth year, the kick-off is a statewide gathering of startup founders committed to strengthening our state’s entrepreneur ecosystem.

When you hear the words “social network,” platforms like Instagram and Facebook may come to mind. But a social network that predates them all is right here in the Twin Cities: CaringBridge, a platform focused on health journeys. 

Sara Criger, president of Allina’s Mercy Hospital, is a serial change agent. Her leadership has impacted a number of hospitals in the metro area, including Fairview Ridges Hospital, the University of Minnesota Medical Center and St. Joseph’s Hospital.

An undersized “Edina Realty” marquee adorns the otherwise nondescript Pacific Flats building, a three-story red-brick slab in Minneapolis’s trendy North Loop district. From Washington Avenue, Pacific Flats is just another 19th-century warehouse — one of dozens within walking distance.

Leslie Frécon is managing partner and founder of LFE Capital. As a glass-ceiling-shattering pioneer, she founded the company in 2000 after having served as senior vice president of corporate finance at General Mills (GMI), where she was both the youngest and first female executive in the company’s history.

Growing up in the Highland Park area of St. Paul, Cindy Mori always knew what she wanted to be when she grew up. In junior high, Mori would watch the local morning news programs before school and fell in love with broadcast journalism. She followed her passion with a tremendous drive.