Winemaking has taken Josie Boyle to many places — Iowa, Michigan, New Zealand — but now the Stillwater native is hoping to give her winemaking skills a permanent home in downtown Jordan.

Jordan has a problem: when people visit town, they have no place to stay. The city is home to the Nicolin Mansion Bed & Breakfast, but the nearest hotel is in Shakopee — eight miles away.

For the first time since April 2015, there were more homes listed for sale in the Twin Cities metro than the same month the year prior, according to the Minneapolis Area Realtors.

Dozens, perhaps hundreds, of East Africans, union members and supporters protested at the Amazon fulfillment center in Shakopee Dec. 14 prompting dozens of police officers and state troopers to converge on the pr…