Economic Gateway http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com APEX News RSS Feed Mon, 25 Jun 2018 08:55:33 -0700 en-us Teberg fund gains 10.12 percent http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17781 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Hermantown-based Teberg Fund gained 10.12 percent during the 12-month period from April 1, 2017, to March 31, 2018, according to the fund’s annual report. Its share price rose 96 cents, from... United adds fourth daily Chicago flight http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17717 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 United Airlines has brought back a fourth daily, nonstop flight from Duluth International Airport to Chicago O’Hare. The flight will operate through the end of October during the peak ... St. Luke’s Regional Cancer Center celebrates new linear accelerator http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17719 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Thu, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 St. Luke’s Regional Cancer Center celebrated the opening of its news linear accelerator this week with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house. Construction for a vault to house the new acce... Minnesota Power, SWL&P honored for Puerto Rico power restoration http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17718 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) on June 6 presented Minnesota Power and Superior Water, Light and Power (SWL&P) with the association’s special 2018 Emergency Assistance Award for Puerto ... MILE: A New Loan Program for Entrepreneurs and Start-Ups from DEED http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17597 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Minnesota Innovation Loans for Entrepreneurs (MILE) was launched June 4th by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).  It is a new competitive loan program, designe... Delta Air Lines Announces National Partnership with Lake Superior College http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17622 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 After a year-long extensive evaluation process, Delta Air Lines has selected Lake Superior College as an approved partner college in training future aviation maintenance technicians (AMTs).  Delt... An Essentia Health patient’s journey to conquer dysphagia http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17722 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700  was odd, thought Dean Grace of Duluth, to be diagnosed with mononucleosis at age 62. “But I didn’t really worry too much about it, because I never got sick,” Dean ... Lake Superior College and Hibbing Community College partnership addresses dental assistant workforce shortage http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17723 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Dentists in the Arrowhead region are experiencing a critical shortage of trained dental assistants. In response, Lake Superior College and Hibbing Community College have developed a dual campus partne... Lake Superior College recognized for IT leadership http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17720 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Lake Superior College's IT team has received an award from the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system in recognition of their research, planning and implementation of an Airtam... TKDA named city engineer in Scanlon, Wrenshall http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17721 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Tue, 15 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 TKDA, an employee-owned engineering, architecture and planning services company, has been named city engineer for the cities of Scanlon and Wrenshall. Jeff Goetzman, PE, will serve and represent ea... Welcome New APEX Investor-Member http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17334 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 APEX is pleased to announce Bay West has joined the organization as an investor-member. The company is headquartered in St. Paul with 12 offices nationwide, including Duluth. The privately held 44-y... In Case You Missed It: March Board Meeting http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17335 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 On Thursday, March 1, 2018, the APEX Board of Directors and investor-member meeting was held at the Inn on Lake Superior. After typical Board of Directors business was conducted, investor-members had ... Federal Reserve Chairman Speaks at REIF http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17336 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 On April 3, 2018, nearly 300 attendees at the Regional Economic Indicators Forum (REIF) heard from the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President, Neel Kashkari. Kashkari has been president of the ... MN Opportunity Zones Submitted to US Treasury http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17337 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Opportunity Zones are a new economic and community development program established by Congress in the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017 to encourage long-term economic development and housing investments i... Regional Workforce Solutions Series Continues http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17338 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 On April 16, 2018, the City of Duluth hosted the second Workforce Solutions series aimed at addressing the region’s persistent workforce issues. The event, hosted in partnership with APEX, ... APEX Welcomes New Operations Specialist http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17339 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 In April, APEX welcomed Janet Windus to the team as Operations Specialist. Windus comes to APEX with a wealth of experience in accounting and payroll services, customer service, and administrative fun... Upcoming APEX Staff Events http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17340 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Heating the Midwest Conference May 1-3, 2018 Black Bear Casino & Conference Center Carlton, MN IAMC Spring Forum May 5-9, 2018 Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa Savanna... St. Luke’s celebrates Chequamegon Clinic completion http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=17187 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 St. Luke’s celebrated the opening of its new Chequamegon Clinic building Wednesday with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house.  The $7 million, 22,000-square-foot clinic was... New Essentia Health-Grand Rapids Clinic opens http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=16983 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The final touches are being put in place at the Essentia Health-Grand Rapids Clinic, 1542 Golf Course Road, after a $14 million expansion.  The new clinic space, adjacent to the existing cli... Cirrus Aircraft Vision Jet wins prestigious trophy http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=16977 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 04 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The National Aeronautic Association (NAA) announced Wednesday that the Cirrus Aircraft Vision Jet has been awarded the 2017 Robert J. Collier Trophy for developing the world’s first single engin... Pro Print celebrates 40th anniversary, new press http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=16673 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Duluth commercial printer Pro Print celebrated its 40th Anniversary and the purchase of a new ProTouch Digital Enhancements Press Tuesday. Owner Creston Dorothy and his staff were recognized by Chambe... CSS launching program on sustainability, environment http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=16513 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The College of St. Scholastica  will initiate a new academic program this fall entitled “Sustainability Studies and the Environment.” The course of study will lead to a bachelor of... GPM: A Business to be Pumped About http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=16387 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Mon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Not many enjoy celebrating turning four decades old, but those at GPM Inc. are cheering the achievement. “We’re turning 40 this summer,” said Chief Executive Officer Peter Haines.... Welcome New APEX Investor-Members http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=16268 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0800 American Engineering Testing American Engineering Testing has a unique knowledge base and extensive project experience supplemented with our specialized laboratory services for their cement/... U.S. Water CEO Details Water/Energy Nexus http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=16269 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0800 At the 2018 APEX Annual Meeting, APEX investor-members heard from LaMarr Barnes, CEO of U.S. Water Services, Inc. (U.S. Water). Barnes spoke about the interconnection of water and industry in our regi...