Showing posts from August 2013. Show all posts

  • Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing holds groundbreaking ceremony in Hibbing
    August 14, 2013 - The $2.735 million project is projected to create 50 new jobs
  • Consul General of Canada Jamshed Merchant to participate in Canada Connections business event in Hibbing
    August 12, 2013 - The focus of the August 13 event is to learn more about the strong trading relationship between northeastern Minnesota and Canada, as well as future business opportunities.
  • IRRRB approves $3.65 million in education and job investments
    August 08, 2013 - Funding will support projects with a total public/private investment of $11.2 million and that are projected to create 42 new jobs and 26 construction jobs.
  • Watch the August 8 IRRRB meeting!
    August 08, 2013 - More than $3.65 million in education and job investments were approved by the IRRR Board.
  • Mineland Reclamation program featured in MINE special section
    August 06, 2013 - The article details how Mineland Reclamation activities help ensure that mined lands find a new purpose.
  • IRRR Board to consider education and job investments at August 8 meeting
    August 06, 2013 - Public/private investment totals $11.2 million, and 42 jobs are projected to be created.
  • IRRR Board meeting scheduled for Thursday, August 8
    August 05, 2013 - Agenda items include Iron Range Higher Education Fund, Cast Corporation and Business Energy Retrofit (BER) Program.
  • Watch the summer edition of IRRRB Update!
    August 02, 2013 - Highlights include Commissioner Tony Sertich's interview with Matt Lehtinen of Magnetation and a presentation by Jim Miller of UMD's Department of Geological Sciences, regarding non-ferrous mining.
  • Collaborative workforce development efforts highlighted in MINE special section
    August 02, 2013 - IRRRB, Northeast Higher Education District and industry partners have teamed up to create high school, college and graduate level programs that address regional workforce needs.
  • Commissioner Tony Sertich featured in MINE newspaper special section
    August 01, 2013 - Sertich discusses how the agency continues to evolve with the changing economy to create jobs in northeastern Minnesota.