Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan today announced a set of policy proposals that will lead Minnesota to 100 percent clean energy in the state’s electricity sector by 2040. The policies build on the success that Minnesota has already achieved in reducing dependence on f…
- Emerging companies may seek 'speed dates' with major firms at March 17 Tech Summit
- Mark Peterson promoted to SVP - Chief Credit Officer at National Bank of Commerce
- Minnesota’s unemployment rate at 4.4% in December
- GDC special events coordinator Darlene Marshall retires
- Community Action Duluth to open free tax site on January 26, 2021
A recent survey of Minnesota tourism and hospitality businesses documented desperate circumstances across the industry. Nearly two-thirds of all respondents reported business to be significantly lower compared to 2019. More than three-quarters of respondents noted overall negative financial …
A recording of the Small Business Association's recent webinar on the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program is now available, offering a preliminary overview of what's included in the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act.
Home care workers and clients with SEIU Healthcare Minnesota will speak today, Tuesday, January 19th, at 12:30 PM about the Tentative Agreement (TA) they reached with the State of Minnesota early Saturday morning, after more than 18 hours of bargaining, for their fourth union contract, inclu…
Emerging companies may apply through Feb. 12 to meet with major firms and explore potential business relationships around technology needs and innovation as part of the eighth annual Wisconsin Tech Summit.
New information continues to be released from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) on the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and more. The SBDC will be holding a webinar with the SBA on Tuesday, January 26, at 11:30 am, to provide guidance on navi…
Disruption from the COVID-19 pandemic and its economic fallout has had an uneven impact on the area’s college housing market.
Since March, when the first big wave of COVID closures began to hit nationwide, all businesses, stores and commercial ventures have had to ride the wave of ever-changing regulations and requirements to be able to keep the doors open. The Lincoln Park District in Duluth has been no exception.
Pandemic disrupts an already strugglingnewspaper industry
Minnesota’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 4.4% in December, down from a revised 4.5% in November, according to numbers released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The tenth of a percentage point tick down was due to people leav…
Community Action Duluth will be offering free tax preparation to qualifying households starting Tuesday, January 26. Individuals and families making less than $57,000 a year will qualify for these services. IRS-certified volunteers will be available through the main tax season until April 15…
UnitedHealth Group reported full year revenues of $257.1 billion reflecting year-over-year growth of $15.0 billion led by 21 percent at Optum. Full year and fourth quarter net earnings per share were $16.03 and $2.30.
Standing on top of Spirit Mountain, looking down the snowy slopes that drop 700 feet toward west Duluth, it's easy to see why the state Legislature chose to build a ski area here, almost a half century ago, in 1974.
Canadian oil and gas company Cenovus Energy has closed on its nearly $5 billion deal to buy Calgary-based Husky Energy, the company that owns and operates Wisconsin's only oil refinery.
National Bank of Commerce is proud to announce the promotion of Mark Peterson to SVP - Chief Credit Officer and member of the NBC Executive Team.
Darlene Marshall, special events coordinator for Duluth's Greater Downtown Council, has retired after 13 years of service.
Duluth-based law firm Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. recently announced the addition of attorney Joseph Heck to their Duluth office.
Health Dimensions Group (HDG), a leading post-acute, long-term care, and senior living consulting and management firm, is pleased to announce that Frank Robinson has been named Executive Director of Chris Jensen Health and Rehabilitation Center in Duluth.Located in Duluth, Chris Jensen provi…