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  • Solar Company tenKsolar to Receive Workforce Training
    January 21, 2015 - DEED has awarded Anoka-Ramsey Community College a $230,468 Minnesota Job Skills Partnership grant to train 160 tenKsolar, Inc. employees.
  • Greater Minnesota Counties Lead Economic Recovery
    January 15, 2015 - Minnesota ranks 3rd in the nation in the number of counties that have recovered from the recession, according to a report from the National Association of Counties (NACO).
  • Survey: Manufacturing Strength to Continue in 2015
    January 08, 2015 - Minnesota manufacturers are optimistic about the industry in 2015, with more than 90 percent saying they expect production and employment levels to increase or stay the same – up more than 10 percent from 2014 for both indicators – according to a survey by DEED and the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
  • Unemployment Insurance Claims Lowest Since 2007
    January 07, 2015 - The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) will provide summaries of unemployment benefits paid in 2014 to 178,649 Minnesotans, the lowest level of claims since before the Great Recession.
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