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September 14, 2018
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Seasonal decorations are among the products designed and marketed by Impact Innovations, headquartered n Clara City.
Clara City's Impact Innovations sees acquisition by UK company as chance for growth
September 14, 2018 - 5:41am
August 29, 2018
Newspapers are bundled after being printed in Louisville, Ky., June 26, 2018. (Hilary Swift/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Newspapers get a reprieve as trade commission nullifies tariffs on newsprint
August 29, 2018 - 2:37pm
August 10, 2018
(From left) Chris Hahn, Brady Adams and teacher Mike Shrode stand behind the engine they built and are now raffling off to raise money for the Sam Kelderman Technology and Engineering Scholarship. Michael Johnson / Forum News Service
Engine project helps raise funds in memory of late classmate
August 10, 2018 - 10:17am
August 7, 2018
Red pine logs are shown in this 2006 file photo. Forum News Service
Minnesota looking to attract 'mass timber' producers as alternative to steel for building construction
August 7, 2018 - 7:54am
August 6, 2018
Minnesota looking to attract wood building material producers
August 6, 2018 - 7:59pm
he Tembec newsprint and saw mill in Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada. The Commerce Department said on Aug. 2, 2018, that it would proceed with tariffs on Canadian newsprint, a blow to an already-struggling American newspaper industry. (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Newspapers caught up in trade war see tariffs pushing them off cliff
August 6, 2018 - 10:49am
July 27, 2018
A conveyor deposits raw aluminum ore onto a stockpile as a Caterpillar Inc. excavator passes at the Northam Platinum Ltd. Booysendal platinum mine outside Lydenburg, South Africa, on Jan. 23, 2018.  Bloomberg photo
Trade war threatens to take legs from Caterpillar resurgence
July 27, 2018 - 10:44am
June 25, 2018
House Speaker Paul Ryan, a Republican from Wisconsin, at the Harley-Davidson Inc. facility in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, on Sept. 18, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Harley-Davidson moves work offshore to limit blow from Trump's trade war
June 25, 2018 - 11:19am
June 10, 2018
Steel sleeves, produced for automobile suspensions, are stacked on top of one another at Stripmatic Products. Photo by Angelo Merendino for The Washington Post
North Dakota, Minnesota companies feel effects of tariffs
June 10, 2018 - 7:14am
May 24, 2018
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
May 24, 2018 - 7:08pm
May 22, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune  

Bob Kill, executive director of Enterprise Minnesota, reports Tuesday that manufacturers across Minnesota expressed more optimism than ever in the 10 years they have been surveyed for the annual "state of manufacturing" report. For the first time as well, they cited a potential workforce shortage as their biggest challenge to limiting growth.
Area manufacturers optimistic for growth but labor shortage a factor
May 22, 2018 - 10:20pm
May 4, 2018
Paul Marvin, president and CEO of The Marvin Companies of Warroad, Minn., is the fourth generation of his family to lead the family-owned firm. Image courtesy of The Marvin Companies.
Marvin Cos.’ president and CEO opens a window on his family’s venerable Minnesota firm
May 4, 2018 - 4:03pm
April 27, 2018
Longtime Montevideo manufacturer to close, affecting 110 workers
April 27, 2018 - 4:33pm
March 7, 2018
The Harley-Davidson logo is seen on the fuel tank of a motorcycle on display at the Oakland Harley-Davidson dealership in Oakland, California, on April 14, 2017. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg
Harley braces for more Trump trade harm after his pledge to help
March 7, 2018 - 8:09am
March 5, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Third-generation welder Jacob Frank works Wednesday at the RELCO manufacturing plant in Willmar. His father is the estimating manager there, and his late grandfather taught welding for years at Ridgewater College.
Third generation of welding family joins Willmar manufacturer that benefited from his grandfather's instruction
March 5, 2018 - 8:08pm