March 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS The economic impact of Grand Forks Air Force Base increased in fiscal year 2012, thanks to its Global Hawk drones, base officials said.
The base released its annual economic impact report this week, which showed a total impact of $203.1 million, up $13.8 million, or 7 percent, from the previous fiscal year. Continue Reading
January 14, 2013 in The Daily Republic
We urge members of the Legislature to pursue this idea and see if some sort of compromising solution can be found. Incentives will jump-start business development in South Dakota.
December 3, 2012 in West Central Tribune
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) A monthly economic index report suggests an economic slump will continue over the next three to six months for nine Midwest and Plains states.
October 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR A vacant staff position will be filled for an agriculture and renewable energy specialist with Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission.
April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune
ATWATER The Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission is holding off on a decision whether to help fund the Minnesota Angel Network for a second year, saying it wants more information on how well the organization is meeting its goals.
March 25, 2012 in West Central Tribune
OLIVIA Turning the Minnesota River Valley from the Upper Sioux Agency State Park to Fort Ridgely State Park into a premier destination for horse riders would seem as easy as connecting the dots.
February 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Every week, a group of largely unemployed military veterans meets at a Minnesota Workforce Center to practice job interviewing. Many are in their 40s or older, seeking new jobs after losing one to the recession. For them, age isn’t the only obstacle to overcome. Some still need to adjust to a civilian mindset. Continue Reading
December 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Warning: This economic forecast may be completely off base.
As Canadians close out one of the most unpredictable and tumultuous years of economic activity in recent memory, the future promises only more uncertainty. Continue Reading
October 10, 2011 in DL-Online
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton will tour the site of the Juneberry 3 fire today and meet and thank firefighters at the Incident Command Center in Greenbush, Minn. Continue Reading
August 19, 2011 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Kandiyohi County has joined forces with a statewide initiative to bring together early-stage entrepreneurs and financial backers, a move that’s expected not only to spur economic growth but also to beef up Minnesota’s capacity in the technology sector.