Essentia Health CEO David Herman is going beyond the traditional doctor-patient relationship and bringing healthy habits to the grassroots level.
Emily Larson is blazing her own economic development trail as Duluth’s mayor, while building on the city’s strengths.
New cut-and-sew businesses are sprouting up on the North Shore, inspired by the craft mentality and sturdy outdoors ethos.
After a double-digit drop in tonnage at the Duluth-Superior Port in 2015, the port’s leaders envision a growth strategy based on its Great Lakes location.
Duluth’s Glensheen mansion nearly doubled its visitor count in recent years. After shifting its marketing strategy, it is reaching new audiences.
A Duluth-based IT firm reinvented itself to provide critical access solutions.
The region’s leaders want to attract entrepreneurs and young people. But some big challenges—including housing—remain.
Minnesota’s northeastern-most county is having a strong run. Can this cool area stay hot?
The Blandin Foundation funds efforts to build the rural economy and strengthen the social fabric of small communities.
With the end of his term in sight, Duluth Mayor Don Ness looks back on a city that’s become more entrepreneurial.