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  • State Exports at 5.2 Billion in Second Quarter
    August 29, 2013 - Minnesota companies exported $5.2 billion worth of agricultural, mining and manufactured products in the second quarter of 2013, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
  • Business Expansions Generate 1,500 Jobs in Second Quarter
    August 27, 2013 - Minnesota businesses announced plans in the second quarter to create nearly 1,500 jobs related to 38 expansion projects, according to a statewide study by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Combined with first quarter results, the state has seen a total of 80 business expansions in 2013.
  • Sauk Rapids Welding Firm Creates High-Quality Jobs
    August 22, 2013 - Sauk Rapids welding company WFSI, Inc. announced its plans to expand its facility and add 32 new positions as a result of a $200,000 loan to increase its welding and manufacturing business, according to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
  • WFC Holds Open House
    August 16, 2013 - The Minnesota WorkForce Center (WFC) – Duluth is celebrating 15 years of service to the community at an open house at its new location on Tuesday, August 27.
  • DEED Awards Funding to Assist Emerging Businesses
    August 15, 2013 - The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) awarded two-year grants totaling $2.8 million to 11 nonprofit groups that provide services and technical assistance to emerging businesses and entrepreneurs in Minnesota.
  • State Adds 4,300 Jobs in July
    August 15, 2013 - Minnesota employers added 4,300 jobs in July, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).