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The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation is pursuing legal action against an aircraft company that once planned to build a plane manufacturing facility in Superior. The state claims the company hasn’t made loan payments in almost a year.

Bill Martinetto was elected to the board of directors of Northrock Development Co. in a unanimous Oct. 6 vote. He is the general manager of Rapids Brewing Company, which owns property in downtown Grand Rapids that is being developed as the site of an 11,000 barrels per year brewery.  

The Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its 147th Annual Meeting and Dinner Celebration from 4-9 p.m. on Thursday at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. Khawar Nasim, Consul General of Canada, will give the keynote address. 

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A public hearing for the proposed Enbridge Line 3 replacement is scheduled from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center. The Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce said it continues to support the proposal.

After being under construction for more than two years, Northshore Health hospital and care center in Grand Marais is nearing the completion of its $24.5 million expansion and remodeling project that started in September 2015.

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Two new lodging properties opened in the Twin Ports this summer after a year of construction. Both carry the Hampton Inn by Hilton banner, although they are privately owned by separate companies.

Overskilled and overstaffed. That’s how Justin Frape describes his current workforce at Frape & Sons, an up-and-coming boutique bitters producer based in Thunder Bay, Ont., and he’s thrilled about it.

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College was named one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges.

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Aldi Food Market opened its second store in the Twin Ports Thursday, attracting a line of people that stretched for more than a block.

Stephanie Ball, Paul Kilgore, David Oberstar and James Stewart of Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith and Frederick, P.A. were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America. 

Fairview Range Medical Center has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in nuclear medicine as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

Physician Assistant Laura Burgstahler has joined the General Surgery Department at the Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic.

Sterling Bank has named of Aerial Lapcinski as a loan officer at its Rice Lake branch. Lapcinski, will primarily be helping customers with residential real estate loans.

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