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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...
On the Board with Daktronics

Monday, December 12, 2016

Usually people are so concerned with what is on scoreboards and displays that no one really stops to consider: where do those massive things even...
Proper Drainage = Prosperous Plants

Monday, November 28, 2016

Just as too little water can be damaging, too much water can stymie proper plant growth. As many know with houseplants, it is beneficial to...
Need something marked? We’ve got you covered.

Monday, November 21, 2016

From flags to ribbons, fiberglass rods to customizable signs, Country Enterprises, Inc. has what you need to create high-visibility safety markers. Whether buying individually, in...
Southwest Region: 2016 Manufacturing Highlights

Thursday, October 27, 2016

With 31,618 jobs at 604 establishments, manufacturing is the largest industry in the 23-county Southwest Minnesota planning region, just ahead of health care and social...
State Adds 1,900 Jobs in September

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Minnesota employers added 1,900 jobs in September, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Those numbers,...
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...
Take another look at your 401(k) plan

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Folks working in Redwood Falls might want to take another look at their 401(k) plans. According to research from financial technology company SmartAsset, using data...
Redwood area housing market on the rise

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

If it seems like there are fewer houses in the area with “For Sale” signs in their yards than normal you would be correct. Most area...
Ramsey Park to have trails upgraded

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

There are three-and-a-half miles of bituminous trails winding through Ramsey Park. The paved trails, which were established in the park some time in the early-to-mid-80s,...
Redwood County offering GIS to the public

Thursday, September 01, 2016

When Eric Solo joined the Redwood County environmental office he soon began working toward taking the county’s online presence to the next level. He spent a...
State Gains 7,300 Jobs in June

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Minnesota employers added 7,300 jobs in June, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Those gains,...
$35 Million in Broadband Funding Available

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) will begin taking applications on July 22 for funding to expand broadband infrastructure in Minnesota. The $35...
1,000 Reasons to Make It in Minnesota

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

The Made in Minnesota Directory has reached a threshold: The directory now contains more than 1,000 Minnesota suppliers of products and materials, all pointing to...
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...
Manufacturing Jobs Returning To Redwood County

Monday, July 27, 2015

Raphael Garcia 7/27/2015 12:52:36 PM As the economy continues to improve, employers are finding it more difficult to hire qualified workers to fill available jobs, especially...
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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