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Don Shelby Is Out Standing In His Field

He’ll tell you why he doesn’t belong behind WCCO’s anchor desk anymore: He’s a “relic,” he has “too many edges,” he’s needed the rigors of the outdoors to recover from strokes. But local TV news isn’t leaving Shelby behind. He just might leave it in his dust.


Don Shelby Is Out Standing in His Field + Outstanding Directors 2010

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Saving Innovation

Saving Innovation

Can a DIY culture of meet-ups, competitions, and “unconferences” spark more start-ups in the state?

Strengthening The Foundation

Strengthening The Foundation

Marquette Real Estate Group—successor to United Properties—reorganized in 2008 in order to expand nationally. Turns out that those moves also positioned it to take advantage of opportunities in one of the worst downturns ever in commercial real estate.

2010 Outstanding Directors

2010 Outstanding Directors

Honoring five of Minnesota's most valued corporate directors.

Is Target Field On Target?

Is Target Field On Target?

Is the stadium generating positive returns on the public’s investment? Let’s check the scoreboard. Just don’t expect to see a final score.

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Shefzilla: Conquering Haute Cuisine At Home

Chef Stewart Woodman's new book, despite its title, is "meant to be cooked from."

A Printer for the Digital Age

A Printer For The Digital Age

While other printers have closed up shop, Ambassador Press has anticipated changes in the market and stayed on top.

Oaky, But Not Too

Oaky, But Not Too

Staggemeyer staves flavor more of the world’s wines.

The Smallest Paintings

The Smallest Paintings

Global Miniatures produces mini works of art.


News bits from around Minnesota.

A Turnaround at the Cedar

A Turnaround At The Cedar

The West Bank music club uses a for-profit mentality to boost a nonprofit mission.

The Art of Manufacturing

The Art Of Manufacturing

A Minnesota manufacturer grabbing work from overseas competitors? Mid-Continent Engineering is doing just that.

Restoration Fever

Emerging Business: Laying the Groundwork

Emerging Business: Laying The Groundwork

Law firms’ new-business practices help entrepreneurs build strong company foundations.

Our Elevator Pitch?

Our Elevator Pitch?

It’s about food, health care, the arts, and design.

Goodbye Again

Goodbye Again

Taking off is hard to do.

Pitfalls of a “Hurd” Mentality

Pitfalls Of A “Hurd” Mentality

Lessons in corporate governance from Hewlett-Packard.

Governor Who?

The candidates must offer substantive ideas about the budget, services, and health care access.

Pig Out

Heartland and others tuck into the charcuterie trend.

Devices on the Edge

Devices On The Edge

Minnesota’s medical device innovators are pushing the boundaries of what’s possible and making patients’—and doctors’—lives easier.

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