Minnesota's youth labor force growing

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

New numbers from DEED show Minnesota has more teens working during the summer. MINNESOTA - Summer is almost here and that means kids are antsy to...
Optimism grows among Minnesota manufacturers

Monday, July 09, 2018

The state of manufacturing is strong. A full 93 percent of Minnesota manufacturers are financially confident about the future, which is just a hair off last...
Tour Your Local Hop Farm

Monday, July 09, 2018

We've got an extra special tour lined up for this Saturday July 14th! Learn all about it here. From 10am to 4pm we'll be giving tours on...
U.S. Treasury Approves Minnesota Opportunity Zones

Friday, June 29, 2018

 The U.S. Department of Treasury today approved 128 low-income census tracts in Minnesota to be designated as Opportunity Zones. All of the approved census tracts were recommended...
Why Minnesota is an International Attraction

Monday, March 12, 2018

Sports, arts and outdoors combine to put tourism spotlight on the state Wlliam Shakespeare famously wrote that all the world is a stage. In Minnesota, the...
Minnesota Workers Get a Raise

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

While Minnesota’s labor market has been getting tighter for several years, one expected outcome of that trend has been late to emerge – wage growth.  But...
Minnesota Gains 8,900 Jobs in December

Thursday, March 01, 2018

Statewide unemployment rate at 3.1 percent, lowest level in more than 17 years Minnesota employers added 8,900 jobs in December, with 8,700 of them coming from...
Virnig Manufacturing goes solar

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Virnig Manufacturing, Rice, Minn., a manufacturer of skid-steer attachments, recently turned on a new rooftop solar electric generator to provide clean energy that the company says...
Mighty Axe Hops 2018 Public Tour Schedule

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Mighty Axe Hops, Foley, Minn. welcomes you to explore Minnesota’s top hops farm! They are excited to offer four public, free tour dates in the 2018...