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April 27, 2018
Longtime Montevideo manufacturer to close, affecting 110 workers
April 27, 2018 - 4:33pm
April 19, 2018
Minnesota gains 2,900 jobs in March
April 19, 2018 - 5:31pm
February 17, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
A truck drives through the delivery entrance at Benson Power Friday morning. Truckers hauling turkey litter and wood pulp to the plant will lose $24.1 million a year in sales with the plant closing, according to a recent study by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.
Benson Power closing costly, and under challenge
February 17, 2018 - 5:32am
September 24, 2017
David Lamas, corporate recruiter for Duininck Incorporated, said the company has found success by recruiting workers from racial and ethnic minorities in the region.
Tom Cherveny / Tribune
Region's need for diversity in workforce growing
September 24, 2017 - 7:57pm
June 16, 2016
Aaron Backman holds the 620-page application that was recently completed asking for land in the Willmar Industrial Park and old municipal airport to be certified as “shovel ready.” (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
EDC completes application to make Willmar Industrial Park ‘shovel ready’
June 16, 2016 - 11:52pm
June 2, 2015
Minnesota is continuing to add jobs as it puts the recession behind, and Southwest Minnesota is no different. Graduates can pursue a wide range of career opportunities in the region they call home. Transportation and agriculture are important parts of the region’s economy, but some of the highest job demand comes from the health care and manufacturing sectors.   (FILE | TRIBUNE)
Area job opportunities increase
June 2, 2015 - 12:02am
October 27, 2014
Rambow Inc. of New London will expand with the aid of an $84,000 grant from the Minnesota Job Creation Fund. The company does custom embroidery and screen printing on clothing and other promotional items. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Rambow plans expansion in New London
October 27, 2014 - 11:50pm
October 10, 2013
Inventor's Congress taking show to Twin Cities area in 2014
October 10, 2013 - 11:54am