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April 26, 2011
Eric Fisher (fourth from left), director of AGCO Jackson Operations, is joined for a ceremonial groundbreak-ing at the AGCO expansion site. Pictured with Fisher are Chuck Ackman, representing Sen. Amy Klobuchar; Dave Henkels, Jackson County Commissioner; Dennis Hunwardsen, Jackson Economic Development Corp. and Jackson Alderman; Pat Christopherson, Jackson City Administrator; Jeff Johnson, Jackson County Cen-tral School Board; and David Hanson, Federated Rural Electric Association board member. (JULIE BU...play button
AGCO breaks ground for new facility, ready to aid local economy with 110 new jobs
April 26, 2011 - 2:52pm
April 15, 2011
This graphic shows the available jobs in Minnesota compared to the number of unemployed workers, by quarter, for the past decade. Approximately 20,700 of the job vacancies in fourth quarter 2010 were located in the Twin Cities seven-county area, with the remaining 13,100 in Greater Minnesota. Of those jobs in outstate Minnesota, only 51 percent are full-time.
Jobs still difficult to find in region
April 15, 2011 - 9:59pm
February 23, 2011
As others see it: Where are all the jobs, GOP?
February 23, 2011 - 12:00am
January 27, 2011
Eric Fisher (left), director for AGCO Jackson Operations, speaks with Gov. Mark Dayton after the announcement of a planned facilities expansion of 75,000 square feet. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)play button
AGCO announces major expansion; governor praises all involved
January 27, 2011 - 5:40pm
January 11, 2011
Letter: 'We are in an economic war'
January 11, 2011 - 12:00am
December 17, 2010
Minnesota manufacturing turns corner
December 17, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 15, 2010
Column: Buy local, sustainable this holiday season
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 7, 2010
Minnesota economy ahead of U.S.
December 7, 2010 - 8:51pm
November 18, 2010
Letter: Proposed economic solutions won't help
November 18, 2010 - 12:00am
November 3, 2010
Suzlon
Curious timing in Suzlon job cuts
November 3, 2010 - 2:13am
October 25, 2010
As others see it: Financial overhaul is necessary
October 25, 2010 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Caterpillar predicts slow economic growth in 2011
October 22, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 5, 2010
Letter: Made in America? Good luck
October 5, 2010 - 12:00am
September 23, 2010
Column: A jobs strategy both parties can agree on
September 23, 2010 - 12:00am
September 9, 2010
Column: Renewable energy can be the source of jobs
September 9, 2010 - 12:00am
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