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September 22, 2017
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — In the entryway of Chandler Industries, just north of downtown Montevideo, a framed newspaper clipping from the local newspaper,...
September 22, 2017 - 12:53pm
Labor group urges support for Enbridge Line 3 project
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The connection between petroleum and the economy, pipeline industry standards and employment opportunities were the themes...
June 22, 2017 - 10:49pm
May 8, 2016
Five things today’s job seekers want
When looking to fill a position, most employers have one goal in mind: recruit top talent. Who’s the best fit for the job? Will the person be productive in our company culture? And ultimately, who has undeniable talent that will help our company grow and, therefore, increase revenue?...
May 8, 2016 - 7:35pm
May 1, 2016
Fareway keeps tradition of green beginnings
BOONE, Iowa — Fareway Stores Inc.’s tradition of employing cost saving measures in order to pass along the savings to each customer, has been a common practice since 1938. From the beginning, Fareway’s green initiatives have included recycling, reusing and reclaiming, and these...
May 1, 2016 - 7:51pm
April 10, 2016
New study says pets at work boost morale and productivity
FARGO, N.D. — One of my closest friends frequently sends me pictures from work showing her happy pup sprawled across her desk, lazily snoozing...
April 10, 2016 - 8:11pm
December 2, 2015
‘Rangers need jobs’: Minnesota lawmakers seek White House help for Iron Range
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s highest ranking officials are requesting a personal meeting with President Barack Obama to discuss the international trade practices that are crippling domestic steel production. Gov. Mark Dayton, Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, Rep. Rick Nolan and Senate...
December 2, 2015 - 2:52pm
November 15, 2015
As trucking grows, companies fear driver shortages
ST. PAUL — Victoria Kronz was inspired to become a truck driver by her father, who still drives today. “I used to ride along with him,”...
November 15, 2015 - 8:27pm
November 2, 2015
Potential MN job crisis ‘ought to make you nervous’
MARSHALL — Nova Tech Engineering and its 40 employees moved 10 years ago from a pole shed on the west end of Willmar to the park-like setting...
November 2, 2015 - 9:19pm
October 11, 2015
Village Northwest Unlimited marking National Disability Employment Awareness Month
SHELDON, Iowa — Village Northwest Unlimited has announced its participation in National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an annual awareness campaign that takes place each October. The purpose of National Disability Employment Awareness Month is to educate about disability...
October 11, 2015 - 7:43pm
September 17, 2015
Minnesota adds 7,300 jobs in August
ST. PAUL — Minnesota employers added 7,300 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted figures released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), but the jobless rate for the state stayed steady at 4 percent. The August job numbers,...
September 17, 2015 - 9:58pm
August 25, 2015
Subtle and unwelcome: In wake of Teague’s confession, insurer emphasizes training to prevent sexual harassment
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It can be something subtle. From an offhanded comment that offends somebody to something more obvious like a physical threat, workplace harassment costs thousands of people their jobs each year. According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...
August 25, 2015 - 9:52pm
April 16, 2015
Minnesota adds 7,800 jobs in March
ST. PAUL — Minnesota employers added 7,800 jobs last month, according to figures released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. Education and health care led all sectors with 5,800 new jobs. The professional and business services sector lost...
April 16, 2015 - 8:37pm
April 14, 2015
Supervisors discuss urban renewal, construction bids
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Board of Supervisors discussed litigation, urban renewal and construction bids Tuesday morning, then met via teleconference with the Dickinson County Board of Supervisors to move forward with work on their shared drainage district. Osceola Economic...
April 14, 2015 - 9:12pm
February 22, 2015
Goodwill helps 1,534 find new employment in 2014
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Thanks to the significant job search assistance provided by Goodwill of the Great Plains Connection Centers, 1,534 people found jobs with more than 500 employers within its territory in 2014. “We are ecstatic about the number because the growth rate has increased...
February 22, 2015 - 7:58pm
February 18, 2015
Senators link Greater Minnesota bills
ST. PAUL — Five Democratic senators serving Greater Minnesota on Wednesday linked bills that each sponsor into an overall initiative that they say would provide better training and housing for workers. Among the bills are ones to: Hire career counselors at workforce centers...
February 18, 2015 - 9:01pm