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Columnist, reporter | Business

Neal St. Anthony has been a business columnist and reporter for the Star Tribune for 30 years. He also has worked in financial communications for two publicly held companies.

Tim Stoddart, financial adviser, chef and adventurer, dies at 68

Tim Stoddart, a financial adviser known for his adventurous spirit and big heart, died Nov. 6 at his home in Mahtomedi at age 68.He had…

Investors buy into disruption story at IntriCon Corp.

Intricon is the best performing publicly traded company in Minnesota this year.

North Side's Green Garden Bakery is a Minnesota Cup business winner

The executive team already is planning for a big capital investment.

For north Minneapolis elevator maker, business is headed up

But for Jashan "Jason" Eison, the route to becoming CEO and owner wasn't conventional.

Allstate's suit against Ameriprise more about swiping data than big-buck producers

Allstate sued Ameriprise after the company lured an unspecified number of Allstate employees in several states.

Pohlad family buys robotics manufacturer PaR Systems

PaR, based in Shoreview, has built systems to help with Chernobyl decommissioning and in Japan nuclear plant after the earthquake.

Scramble for tech talent is challenge for recruiters

The demand for IT professionals is as hot as it was in the late 1990s.

Execs in growing Twin Cities tech sector reflect on ingredients of success

A number of Twin Cities tech companies are growing in a good economy, they said, but not all is perfect.

Risky Business Project fears U.S. can't weather the storm of climate change

Reducing the risk posed by climate change is economically and technically achievable, according to the Risky Business Project. The project is led by American business…

Minneapolis business Wood From the Hood helps misfit trees find new life

In 2008, Cindy Siewert started Wood From the Hood, which uses diseased and downed city trees. Logs that otherwise would be landfilled or chipped become tables, flooring, benches, customized cutting boards and other wood products.