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MN Cup 2017 Application Open

Monday, April 03, 2017

MN Cup is the largest statewide startup competition in the country. We are a startup competition and hub to connect Minnesota’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. We aim to create...
IDEA Competition - Finalists selected

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Up to three $10K winners will be announced April 25 By Times Report The IDEA Competition has released the names of its 2017 finalists who will now...
Animal Lover? Consider a Vet Tech Career

Monday, March 20, 2017

Veterinary technicians are the ‘animal nurses’ of animal health care. Most veterinary technicians work in small animal hospitals assisting veterinarians in the care of cats,...
Educational Needs of the Workforce

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Are Minnesotans overeducated? There has been a lot of debate in recent years about whether people will need more or less education to find jobs in...
The Case for Diversifying Construction

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Construction was hit harder than any Minnesota industry during the recession, losing nearly 38,000 jobs between 2006 and 2010. The construction industry has come on...
Meeting of the Minds

Friday, February 03, 2017

The Blandin Foundation gathered a group of community leaders and members from Redwood Falls and the Lower Sioux to talk about what ails us. This was...
Meeting of the Minds

Thursday, January 26, 2017

On Tuesday, the Blandin Foundation gathered a group of community leaders and members from Redwood Falls and the Lower Sioux to talk about what ails...
NU-Telecom Receives Broadband Grants

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The Minnesota State Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) announced NU-Telecom as one of the companies that will receive state grants for broadband development....
Cooking Matters® for Adults

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Cooking Matters is an educational program that teaches adults how to shop for healthy food and prepare delicious, nutritious meals on a limited budget. Click here...
Manufacturing Business Conditions Survey

Friday, January 13, 2017

The Manufacturing Business Conditions Survey attempts to gauge the sentiments of Minnesota manufacturers concerning themselves and the state economy. Click here for the complete article.
State Adds 5,000 Jobs in November

Friday, December 30, 2016

Minnesota employers added 5,000 jobs in November, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Over the...
Give Yourself a Hand

Friday, December 30, 2016

Make staying healthy and fit a priority for you during stressful times like a job search. Many studies have shown that exercise and eating right...
Prognosis is in for Physical Therapists

Friday, December 30, 2016

Each year millions of Americans – newborns to seniors – receive physical therapy services. Physical therapists help injured or ill people improve their movement and...
10 ways to make a change at work in 2017

Friday, December 30, 2016

Labor market conditions point to 2017 being a great year to make a change at work. Career coach John Tarnoff and business journalist Bobbi Rebell joined...
Work has started on Lakeside Manor

Friday, December 30, 2016

Nicole Warner, Redwood Falls Housing Authority executive director, is used to talking on the phone answering questions, looking for answers and dealing with all of...
Minnesota’s Knowledge-Based Service Economy

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Various forces are driving job growth in some Minnesota occupations and decline in others. Leading forces behind declining employment in occupations that once offered solid careers...
Column: What’s in your tool box?

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Tools are the cornerstone to any development success. How does a carpenter begin to build a house? Even if it is with the most basic...
Compare Minnesota Gets a Makeover

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

It’s always been a breeze for site selectors and businesses to see how Minnesota compares with other states using the Compare Minnesota tool. Compare Minnesota is...
State Exports at $4.8 Billion in Second Quarter

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Minnesota companies exported $4.8 billion worth of manufactured, agricultural and mining products in the second quarter of 2016, according to figures released today by the...
Renewable energy at the forefront

Thursday, September 29, 2016

The future of renewable energy was the at the forefront of Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s visit to the Redwood Electric Cooperative Community Solar Highwater Array near...
Waste, Recyling facility open for business!

Monday, January 18, 2016

By Joshua Dixon Redwood Gazette Posted Jan. 18, 2016 at 12:01 AM   After years of planning by two counties, the Redwood / Renville Regional Solid Waste...
City requests bids for new RACC expansion

Friday, December 25, 2015

By Joshua Dixon Redwood Gazette Posted Dec. 25, 2015 at 12:01 AM The Redwood Falls City Council approved sending out for bids for the new addition...
Inventors Congress ends 58-year run

Tuesday, October 06, 2015

REDWOOD FALLS — The Minnesota Inventors Congress is ceasing to operate after a 58-year run. “It’s hard,’’ said Deb Hess, its executive director for the past...
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"Just wanted to say thank you for a great tour of Redwood Falls....it is so wonderful to see a community with such beauty and awareness of its potential by the way Redwood Falls promotes itself and the surrounding area. We thoroughly enjoyed seeing the growth and remarkable natural setting that the area provides....what a pleasant and unexpected surprise!!! Thank you again for taking the time to show us your beautiful city and all it has to offer....anyone would be pleased to visit and locate there!"

Jackie Buysse

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