Superior Choice Credit Union and Dairyland State Bank announced that an acquisition agreement between their two financial institutions has been finalized. Pending regulatory approval, the acquisition will create a combined financial institution with more than $480 million in assets.
The Area Partnership for Economic Expansion (APEX) hosted its annual Board of Directors and investor-member meeting Jan. 25, which featured guest speaker LaMarr Barnes, CEO of U.S. Water Services, Inc., a division of ALLETE Inc.He addressed the interconnection of water and industry in our re…
The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) has found that the quantities and circumstances of steel and aluminum imports “threaten to impair the national security,” as defined by Section 232.
ALLETE, Inc. (ALE) on Thursday reported 2017 earnings of $3.38 per share on net income of $172.2 million and operating revenue of $1.42 billion. That compares with $3.14 per share on net income of $155.3 million and operating revenue of $1.34 billion during 2016.
The upcoming Regional Economic Indicators Forum will feature a question/answer session with Neel Kashkari, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
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After five years of planning, street access and egress will soon be improved in a growing West Duluth industrial park.
Christmas has passed and gone, the decorations are stowed away for another 11 months and with it probably an old family baking recipe, which gets made but once a year.
Getting rid of “eye-sores” is an essential part of rejuvenating the regional economy, yet it becomes an insurmountable roadblock when cities and townships lack the money to pay for structural demolitions.
Cirrus Aircraft announced Wednesday that new customer aircraft deliveries for the company’s best-selling SR Series exceeded 350 aircraft in 2017, a recent high.
Enbridge Inc. reporting earnings of $207 million or 13 cents per common share for the fourth quarter and earnings of $2.5 billion or $1.66 per common share for the full year, both including the impact of a number of unusual, non-recurring or non-operating factors. That compares with $365 mil…
Two more persons have announced their candidacy for the 8th District House of Representatives. Both are members of the DFL who are seeking the succeed Rep. Rick Nolan, who announced last week he will not seek re-election when his term expires.
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson on Tuesday announced an $850 million settlement in the state's lawsuit against 3M over water contamination by perfluorochemicals, or PFCs, in several east Twin Cities suburbs.
Businesses in northern Wisconsin having trouble finding employees are looking to retirees to come back to work or to people nearing retirement to stay on the job longer. Economic development experts in Barron and Chippewa counties say historically low unemployment rates combined with a lack …
Steve Bragg recently received the “Big Hitter Award” at the Calhoun Companies Awards breakfast celebration.
DSGW Architects announced that Julie Spiering, certified interior designer, principal and director of interior design, has earned her Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC).
Benedictine Living Community of Duluth received the Award of Merit for Performance Excellence in Aging Services from LeadingAge Minnesota. The award recognizes a demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement and advancing performance excellence.
GPM, Inc. announced Brandi Beach was elected to serve on the Energy Generation Conference (EGC) Planning Committee. The EGC is a cooperative effort among producers, suppliers and educators to promote competitive, efficient and safe energy production. During the past 30 years, the EGC has gro…