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This spring, lakes should see an earlier ice-off date than in the past
Planning commission passes hotel proposal, council is next
Firefighter battles PTSD
Pre-K teachers may lose business with Gov. Dayton's pre-school proposal
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Foundations have big impact
Needed: Crash course in open records
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
March 21, 2013
Minnesota gains 14,500 jobs in February -- Jobless rate steady at 5.5 percent
ST. PAUL - Minnesota employers added 14,500 jobs in February, bringing total jobs in the state to near the pre-recessionary peak five years ago, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The February gains combined...
March 21, 2013 - 10:57am
March 6, 2013
MN gains 12,100 jobs, but unemployment up
Minnesota employers added 12,100 jobs in January, according to figures released recently by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The department also released revised figures from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics showing the state gained 16,700 more...
business / business briefs
March 6, 2013 - 1:24pm
April 15, 2012
TEAM Industries in Park Rapids seeing growth after sharp downturn
TEAM Industries in Park Rapids is experiencing some growth after severe cutbacks in 2009 due to the economic downturn. TEAM Industries and Express...
April 15, 2012 - 1:25am
September 13, 2011
N.D. boasts best job outlook in U.S.
North Dakota's fourth-quarter employment outlook is the best in the nation, according to a Manpower survey of employers. A total of 21 percent of North Dakota employers responding to the survey said they plan to hire from October to December, 6 percent planned to reduce payroll and...
September 13, 2011 - 8:52am
April 21, 2010
Senators introduce 2010 Veterans Employment Bill
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) joined with Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), Mark Begich (D-AK), and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), veterans and veterans service organizations to unveil the Veterans Employment Act of 2010. The bill, which was introduced in the Senate today, is the first...
April 21, 2010 - 10:52am
March 16, 2009
Unemployed get in line for Northland jobs
DULUTH - John Powley, a construction worker from Duluth, has been out of work since August. He has been looking, but to date has had no luck finding a job. "I see a lot of stuff like hospital jobs, but almost nothing for blue-collar workers like me," Powley said as he poked through...
March 16, 2009 - 9:07am
February 17, 2009
Federal stimulus package will create 66,000 Minnesota jobs, assessment says
GRAND FORKS, N.D.
February 17, 2009 - 2:00pm
February 5, 2009
Kandiyohi County commissioners want education mandate for those getting work-related assistance
WILLMAR - With statistics showing that a lack of education is a sure ticket to poverty, the Kandiyohi County Commissioners want to make a high school diploma mandatory when receiving work-related public assistance. Not incorporating a diploma or a general educational development...
February 5, 2009 - 2:00pm
North Dakota employment numbers rise in December
BISMARCK - North Dakota's unemployment rate in December hit 3.4 percent, up 0.6 percent from the previous month and 0.1 percent compared to December 2007. Numbers released today by Job Service North Dakota also show that December's unemployment rate equals 2,096 more jobless than...
news / business
February 5, 2009 - 11:30am
January 25, 2009
Northland-area schools placing students into jobs before graduation
DULUTH - Dayn Besel has a year left in his physical therapy program at the College of St. Scholastica, but he already has a job waiting for...
January 25, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2008
DEED officials exposed to vision for downtown
Two groups planted "seeds" Monday in hopes their efforts will bear more than fruit. Park Rapids' Downtown Task Force and RDG consultants of Omaha first presented their plans to Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) Commissioner Dan McElroy and Mark Lofthus,...
January 30, 2008 - 12:00am