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  • Commissioners Address Housing Needs in Greater Minnesota
    May 29, 2013 - DEED Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben and Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal met with officials in Roseau today to discuss the Housing and Job Growth Initiative, which makes funding available for housing in support of economic development in job-growth areas across the state.
  • DEED Commissioner Talks Exports in Duluth
    May 17, 2013 - DEED Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben joined Duluth Mayor Don Ness and other local officials today to emphasize the importance of exports in Minnesota, particularly in Duluth, where many of the state's exports are shipped through the Port of Duluth-Superior to international markets.
  • State Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.3 Percent
    May 16, 2013 - The Minnesota unemployment rate fell to a seasonally adjusted 5.3 percent in April, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
  • Minnesota Exports Set Second Straight Annual Record
    May 08, 2013 - Minnesota exports of agricultural, mining and manufactured products set a record for the second consecutive year in 2012, climbing 1.2 percent to $20.6 billion, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
  • DEED Debuts New Blog for Minnesota Small Businesses
    May 01, 2013 - The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) launched a new blog today aimed at providing practical guidance for aspiring entrepreneurs and new business owners in Minnesota.