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News Food & Beverage General
April 20, 2020  

JBS shuts down Minnesota pork plant hit by COVID-19 outbreak

The Minnesota Department of Health reported over the weekend that 26 workers and five relatives of workers have tested positive for the coronavirus

News Oil & Gas General
June 4, 2019  

Minnesota pipeline setback more bad news for oilfield workers, says group CEO

Investor confidence in Western Canada’s oil industry is at a low ebb.

News Oil & Gas General
February 13, 2019  

Minnesota governor sides with environmentalists on pipeline

Enbridge wants to replace Line 3, which was built in the 1960s.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 28, 2018  

Minnesota inventor found dead in stadium beer cooler

Was at SunTrust Park to install his patented beer-pouring technology when he died.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
February 21, 2018  

3M to pay $850 million to settle suit over chemical disposal

Company says it was acting legally at the time, will pay the fine in15 days, no admission of liability.

News Chemicals Government Manufacturing General
February 20, 2018  

Minnesota’s $5B case over 3M chemicals heads to trial

Wide-reaching implications if the state succeeds, in part because 3M and other companies legally dumped the chemicals for years.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 22, 2017  

Lawsuit alleges 3M contamination led to more cancer, infertility

Company believes PFCs present no harm at the levels they are observed in Minnesota.

News Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
January 12, 2017  

Six injured in Minnesota truck plant explosion

Blast occurred in paint shop; sheriff says the scene is safe.