DEED Roundup

We have a wide variety of stories to tell each day - from updates on the economy to trips around the state. The DEED Roundup compiles each week's highlights into one place.

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March 23, 2015

Lake City company finds export opportunities in Mexico, state gains 11,800 jobs in February and DEED helps workers who lost their jobs in Target layoffs.

March 16, 2015

Construct Tomorrow event in Duluth makes a case for construction careers, state jobless rate at 3.7 percent in January and Design Ready Controls plans to expand in Brooklyn Park.

March 9, 2015

Governor leading trade mission to Mexico, Cardio3 opening Rochester facility and Uponer Expanding in Apple Valley.

March 2, 2015

A Strong Incentive, Wellness Center Puts Wadena on New Path, New Workers Land Jobs in a Wave of Retirements, State Exports Reach Record $21.4B in 2014, 2015 edition of A Guide to Starting a Business in Minnesota, Serving Our Clients: Construct Tomorrow.

February 23, 2015

Bad Winter? Cheer Up. A Tough Climate Could Make for Great Business, Grant Funds Anoka-Ramsey Community College Training for Zimmerman Machining Business, First-time MJSP Applicant UMA Precision Machining to Receive Workforce Training, Serving Our Clients: Senior Community Service Employment Program.

February 17, 2015

The Miracle of Minneapolis, Why the Broadband Program Matters, Report: Transportation Program to Generate 15,000 Jobs, New Chair Named: Dayton Issues Order to Continue Olmstead Planning, Prophet Corp. Expanding to Owatonna, Serving Our Clients: Vocational Rehabilitation Program.

February 9, 2015

DEED Awards Broadband Grants Totaling $19.4M, Lt. Gov. Smith Visits Luverne to Mark $5M for Broadband Expansion, Local Business People Weigh in on Future of Jobs for Minnesota Millennials, Serving Our Clients: Spring into Job Fairs, including the Get Jobs Job Fair and Northland Job Fair.

February 2, 2015

Still More Reasons MSP is Capital of the North, LSC Awarded Grant to Place Women in Non-Trad Jobs, Partnership Grant to Pay for Training, 2015 Edition of 'A Guide to Starting A Business in Minnesota' Now Available, Serving Our Clients: How DEED Put Minnesotans Back to Work in 2014.

January 26, 2015

Minnesota's New Cool Image as 'the North,' Minnesota Job Creation Fund Wins Economic Development Initiative Award, State Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.6 Percent, Angel Tax Credit Update, Did You Know: Duluth Named Top Ten US Destination, DEED Developments: How DEED Helped Veterans in 2014.

January 20, 2015

Anoka County FastTRAC Program Receives Honor, Two West Central Minnesota Counties Back From Recession, Greater Minnesota Counties Lead Economic Recovery, Manufacturers Optimistic about 2015, blog: Techniques to Help You Land That Dream Job.

January 12, 2015

How Jet Edge Won Contracts in Africa -- Thanks to a Trade Mission to China, Manufacturing Strength to Continue in 2015, Unemployment Insurance Claims Lowest Since 2007, State Grants Aim to Get More Women in Hard Hats, Four Companies Expanding with Help from DEED Program.

January 5, 2015

Final Funding Secured to Update Duluth Docks, Minnesota Ranks no. 2 in Business Conditions Index, Millennials on the Move to Minneapolis, Magnum Machining Workforce Receives Training with DEED Grant, DEED UI Program Wins National Award, Serving Our Clients: St. Paul's Right Track Youth Employment Program.