10, 2014 - DEED has been awarded a $919,065 National Emergency Grant to provide on-the-job training, apprenticeships, and occupational training opportunities for 132 workers who lost a job through no fault of their own in central Minnesota and Washington County.
07, 2014 - The 2014 Minnesota Veterans Career Fair, the largest event in the state for military veterans looking for work, will be held in Brooklyn Center on Wed., July 9. Gov. Mark Dayton will address employers and veterans in attendance.
01, 2014 - Clyde Machines Inc., a Glenwood company that designs and manufactures aircraft ground support equipment, is expanding production with a 35,000-square-foot building addition and 15 new jobs. The business said the new jobs will pay wages and benefits averaging $17 an hour.
26, 2014 - The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) awarded more than $3.3 million in grants to Minnesota State Colleges and Universities and the College of St. Scholastica to train 4,482 current and new employees of 34 businesses.
25, 2014 - Minnesota ranked sixth in CNBC’s eighth annual “America’s Top States for Business,” climbing from 15th place in the same rankings a year ago, according to results that were released today.