Business Matters - Archive
Business Matters takes you inside local businesses around the Northwest Metro. We’ll find out what makes the business work, what challenges they face, and what are some of the current business trends. It’s a look inside local businesses that you will not find anywhere else. Tune into each Monday for your Business Matters report.
The Liberty part of Golden Valley building boom
There is a building boom underway in the city of Golden Valley. More
than 1,500 new rental apartments and townhomes are being added to the
June 26, 2017
After 25 years, Crystal aquarium business to close
Celebrating 25 years in business is an accomplishment by any measure.
It's a milestone reached last month by Aquatropics Aquarium Center in
Crystal, a small business that has now announced it's closing.
June 19, 2017
New Hope business poised for growth
One of New Hope's most recent business additions is a company founded in
Minneapolis more than 70 years ago. Pioneer Metal Finishing recently moved one of its plants from
Minneapolis to New Hope.
June 12, 2017
Divorce or death creates financial wakeup call for many women
A recent survey finds the loss of a spouse due to divorce or
death can have a significant financial impact especially on women. Though steps can be taken to be better prepared.
June 5, 2017
Plymouth firm president named Entrepreneur of the Year
Mike Bauer, president of Bauer Design Build, has been named 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year by TwinWest Chamber of Commerce.
May 22, 2017
Once graying, Robbinsdale feels youthful resurgence
Once a graying population, Robbinsdale is in the
middle of a youthful resurgence. It's an ongoing revitalization spurred in part by the
addition of new businesses and restaurants.
May 8, 2017
Expert: Job market "best in years" for new graduates
Finding a job is tough work, but new graduates will face a better job market than we've experienced in years according to professional employment experts.
May 1, 2017