The changing face of Minnesota

Why do more people move to Houston than to Minneapolis?

Census data shows the Twin Cities are growing, but mostly through new births and international immigration. Meanwhile, sunbelt cities like Houston are attracting a lot of new residents from elsewhere in the country.

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Guerrilla Girls hit town to fight gender, race bias in art Even when women run the art museums, the collections they oversee are likely dominated by male artists.
55101 as hipster haven. Um, seriously? A report out today has named ZIP code 55101 as the top hipster market for real estate in the country.
For U.S. children, minorities will be the majority by 2020, Census says The agency also says the overall U.S. population will grow older -- and grow more slowly -- in coming years.
A push for harmony among workers, young and old There's a sense of urgency to the quest for workplace harmony, as baby boomers delay retirement and work side-by-side with people young enough to be their children -- or grandchildren.

Statewide Stories

Minneapolis Star Tribune, June 25, 2016, 5:46 PM
Minnesota a national leader in telecommuting trend
Minneapolis Star Tribune, June 25, 2016, 5:33 PM
Stories deep beneath Centennial High School
KARE, June 25, 2016, 5:31 PM
Bill Cunningham, legendary fashion photographer, dies at 87
Minneapolis Star Tribune, June 24, 2016, 10:58 PM
South-metro briefs: New, bigger MyPillow factory to create 500 jobs in Shakopee
Minneapolis Star Tribune, June 24, 2016, 9:37 PM
After Brexit, the future is as clear as London fog for Minnesota firms
Minneapolis Star Tribune, June 23, 2016, 10:24 PM
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