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Friends to the north give Minn. economy big boost


ST. PAUL — Minnesota received a double dose of good economic news Thursday with the announcement of a Canadian business opening a state facility and the unemployment rate falling.

The new business is Winnipeg-based Price Industries, which plans a design center in the northwest Twin Cities suburb of Maple Grove to work on new air distribution products. The $2 million center, expected to employ 40 people, will be heavily staffed with engineering and other high-paying jobs.

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