Bill Catlin Feature Archive

The Food and Drug Administration has labeled a problem with a Medtronic drug pump a class 1 recall, the most serious type of recall. (09/12/2011)
The U.S. economy doesn't need additional stimulus, despite zero job growth in August, said a banking official. (09/06/2011)
Banks will be scrutinizing their costs, said the new chief of Wells Fargo Minnesota. (08/31/2011)
An Ohio man shot to death in Minneapolis over the weekend has been identified. (08/30/2011)
Amid mounting pressure, 8th District GOP Rep. Chip Cravaack has announced he will hold an open town hall meeting at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Duluth airport. (08/23/2011)
Groceries, store remodeling, and credit cards helped Target boost its net income to $704 million, up nearly 4 percent for the company's second quarter. (08/17/2011)
Sun Country Airlines has been sold, once again, to Minnesota investors. The company says there are no plans to change the Mendota Heights-based airline's operations, management team or frequent flyer program. (07/20/2011)
A Chinese aviation company has closed on its acquisition of Duluth-based plane maker Cirrus Aircraft. (06/28/2011)
This map depicts non-education state government wages as a portion of total wages paid in each county in 2010. (06/24/2011)
This map depicts non-education state government employment as a portion of total employment in each county in 2010. (06/24/2011)
UnitedHealth Group is suing the Pentagon after losing the latest round in a battle to win a 5-year, $24 billion military health insurance contract. (06/21/2011)
Struggling Hutchinson Technology Tuesday issued a more upbeat outlook. (06/14/2011)
The improvement stems, in part, from the end of the federal homebuyer tax credit in April of last year. Sales in May then dropped off. That makes last month's gain appear more dramatic. (06/10/2011)
The Twin Cities real estate market is showing signs of a rebound. The number of pending sales was up 13 percent in May over the same month last year. (06/10/2011)
The company cited eight instances of the tips of coronary imaging catheters breaking off during procedures. The potential risks include heart attack and death. (05/27/2011)