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Local Startup Raises $627K For Smart Water Bottle

U of M grads draw support from more than 8,000 people.

July 16, 2015

250 employees temporarily laid off as Cloquet paper mill idles

A decline in the demand for paper is forcing the Sappi Paper Mill in Cloquet to reduce its production, which will lead to more than 200 people being laid off for about a week. “Due to global...

July 15, 2015

Advancing The Minnesota Tradition Of Manufacturing Innovation

Changing technology and labor shortages pose challenges, but businesses continue to find solutions.

June 29, 2015

A Tale Of Two Rails

A rail-improvement project in Duluth is evidence of major changes in the global economy.

June 29, 2015


Cirrus Aircraft Lands A Major Milestone

With the Duluth company’s 6,000th aircraft sold, Cirrus continues its dozen-year run as the top seller of four/five-place aircrafts.

June 22, 2015


Stratasys Spins Off Product Development Workshop

Makerbot founder and CEO to lead the new organization.

June 16, 2015

State leaders offer U.S. Steel financial relief as iron ore market slumps

Minnesota is giving U.S. Steel some financial relief as it continues to navigate through a slumping iron ore market that has led to hundreds of Iron Range employees being laid off in recent months....

June 04, 2015

Minnesota's 50 Fantastic Firsts

We challenge any other state to come up with a list of extraordinary innovations as impressive as Minnesota’s.

May 29, 2015

The New Economics Of Renewable Energy

Costs of wind and solar energy have dropped, making renewable energy a viable option for many businesses.

May 29, 2015

Steel Prairie

Northwestern Minnesota’s manufacturing strength builds on the region's agriculture base.

May 29, 2015

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