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June 5, 2019
Labor union representatives gather to show concern for workers on the DigiKey construction project Wednesday in Thief River Falls, Minn. Ann Bailey / Forum News Serviceplay button
Labor unions say subcontractor being unfair to workers in northwest Minnesota
June 5, 2019 - 7:34pm
April 27, 2019
Generations of Business sections now available online
April 27, 2019 - 12:32pm
April 25, 2019
Minnesota job vacancies jump; hiring demand strong throughout state
April 25, 2019 - 4:12pm
April 8, 2019
Minnesota State Capitol. Forum News Service file photo
Study: Move out of your mom's basement and into North Dakota, Minnesota
April 8, 2019 - 1:00pm
March 27, 2019
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Samantha Beckman, left, has a quick conversation with Janell Sommers, administrative assistant to the administrator. As the human resources director Beckman is a point of contact for employees with questions about benefits. She is also working on programs to keep employee moral at a high.
Human resources an important piece of Willmar's success
March 27, 2019 - 3:30am
February 14, 2019
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An unnamed logistics company has decided not to purchase 14 acres of land between Trott Avenue and Willmar Avenue off County Road 5 in the Willmar Industrial Park. The company had been planning to build a 100,000-square-foot package sorting and distribution center.
Logistics company cancels development in Willmar Industrial Park
February 14, 2019 - 9:58pm
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A major development in the Willmar Industrial Park has been put on hold. The end user, an unnamed logistics company, has decided not to make the purchase of the land.
Large Willmar Industrial Park development has been put on hold
February 14, 2019 - 12:04pm
February 1, 2019
Planning ahead, organization make tax filing smooth, advisers say
February 1, 2019 - 5:53pm
In every state, the minimum wage is lower than what residents want, study says
December 1, 2018 - 12:33pm
November 15, 2018
Minnesota's unemployment rate holds steady
November 15, 2018 - 3:53pm
November 9, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
The area at the cross section of Trott Avenue and Industrial Drive in the Industrial Park was approved as a new general business zone, which will allow for the housing of a commercial day care.
Rezoning in Willmar Industrial Park could bring increased day care spots
November 9, 2018 - 11:18pm
October 16, 2018
Women in Business 2018 now available online
October 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 5, 2018
Boyd Trueman grinds down a weld at Curbtender, a maker of garbage trucks in Cedar Falls, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2018. Iowa and North Dakota have some of lowest unemployment rates in the country.  (Scott Morgan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969
October 5, 2018 - 8:56am
September 20, 2018
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
September 20, 2018 - 2:29pm
September 18, 2018
Charlie Weaver, executive director of the Minnesota Business Partnership, discusses how the opioid crisis has impacted the state's businesses and workforce during a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 18, in St. Paul. Christopher Magan / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
September 18, 2018 - 8:47pm