Economic Gateway http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com APEX News RSS Feed Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:36:51 -0700 en-us Essentia Health Grand Rapids Clinic expands http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13342 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A groundbreaking ceremony took place on July 11 for a $14 million expansion of the Essentia Health Grand Rapids Clinic, located on 1542 Golf Course Road. The project, which is designed to increase hea... Runway work to resume at Duluth International Airport http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13242 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Runway 9/27 reconstruction work at Duluth International Airport will begin Monday. The reconstruction work will include approximately 2,000 feet of the west end of the runway, leaving 7,000 feet of us... PolyMet Project Update at Shareholders’ Meeting http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13195 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Mon, 21 Aug 4000 15:00:53 -0800 PolyMet Mining Corp. (“PolyMet” or the “Company”) TSX: POM; NYSE MKT: PLM – is pleased to report 67.28% of the eligible shares were represented at its Annual General Meet... Haines named GPM's chief executive http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13168 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Peter G. Haines was named chief executive officer at GPM Inc., replacing Rob West, CEO for the past five years. West will continue to serve the organization as a Board director. “We are thril... Early Learning Scholarships assist families in accessing early childhood care and education http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13109 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Northeast MN – The Northland Foundation is the new Early Learning Scholarship administrator for Region 3, administering the State of Minnesota funds starting July 2017 for families of young... AAR's sales, income rise in FY 2017 http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13198 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 AAR CORP. (AIR)  reported fourth quarter sales of $492.3 million, up 5.1 percent from last year, and full year sales of $1.77 billion, up 4 percent from the prior year. The corporati... Airport runway work starting this summer http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13068 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Runway construction is scheduled to begin later this summer at Duluth International Airport and Sky Harbor Airport as the city's airfields get going on major upgrades. First up is the main runw... Sisu Healthcare IT Solutions Recognized for Innovative and Effective Workplace Practices for the Second Year in a Row Receives Prestigious When Work Works Award http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13069 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Sisu Healthcare IT Solutions has been honored with a 2017 When Work Works Award for exemplary workplace practices for the second year in a row.   The prestigious When Work Works Award is part o... Blandin Foundation awards $4.4 million in grants http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12936 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 During their recent summer meeting, Blandin Foundation trustees awarded grants totaling nearly $4.4 million. Following is a list of local grant awards: • Grand Rapids Area Community Fo... Rep. Nolan introduces land exchange legislation for PolyMet http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12917 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 PolyMet Mining Corp. announced that U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-MN-8., has introduced bipartisan legislation to direct the secretary of agriculture to move forward with the land exchange between PolyMet a... Minnesota Power's view: EnergyForward strategy meets expectations for safe, reliable energy http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13070 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Minnesota Power's EnergyForward plan has met the state's policy that calls for 25 percent of Minnesota's electricity to come from renewable resources a decade early. In fact, by the year 2... St. Scholastica awarded $1.4 million grant for rural health initiative http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12894 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   The College of St. Scholastica has been awarded a $1.4 million, two-year grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to fund through the Rural Academic Practice&n... In Case You Missed It: APEX May Board Meeting Highlights http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12829 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The APEX Board of Directors meeting was held on May 11, 2017 at the Kitchi Gammi Club. APEX Chair, Brian Thun, welcomed investor-members and highlighted many of the recent Members in the News items. ... [Inside NRRI] Wood Products and the Bioeconomy http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12830 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 NRRI has played a vital role in regional economic development since its inception in 1983. Their Charter is to foster the economic development of Minnesota’s natural resources in an environmenta... Enbridge Line 3 Replacement Economic Impact Study Released http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12832 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 To showcase the economic impact of the Enbridge Line 3 Replacement project, APEX commissioned an Economic Impact Study (EIS)  by the Bureau of Business and Economic Research (BBER) at the Univers... Earth Rider Brewery Announces Superior Location http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12834 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It has been 50 years since Superior was home to a functional brewery when Northern Brewing Company shuttered doors in 1967. Industry veteran, Tim Nelson, and his team of decorated brewers plan to chan... Familiarization Tour Returns http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12835 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In late June, northeast Minnesota was highlighted to national Site Selectors, as APEX and several partners hosted a unique familiarization (FAM) tour. The three-day tour was coordinated and sponsor... Meet APEX’s New Intern http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12853 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In May, APEX welcomed Mackenzie Anderson to the team as their Business Development and Administrative Intern. Mackenzie is a junior at UMD, working toward a Bachelor of Business Administration degree ... Essentia Health investing $14 million in Grand Rapids http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12831 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Essentia Health will invest $14 million to expand its Grand Rapids Clinic in partnership with Lakewood Surgery Center.  The project will offer more health choices to the residents of Itasca Count... Two Wipfli employees earn CPA designation http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12738 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Duluth office of Wipfli LLP CPA and Consultants announced that Makenzie Korby and Emily Andrews have both earned their CPA designation.  Korby is a UMD graduate with a Bachelor of Accounting ... LHB among ‘Top 150’ workplaces http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12699 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 LHB has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune.  “We strive to provide our clients with highly talented staff who are motivated to help achieve their p... NORTHFORCE gears up for year two of Mentor Connection http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12680 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Preparations for the 2017-2018 program year of Mentor Connection are underway. Organized by NORTHFORCE, the program will once again pair college students from the University of Minnesot... Keenan named PolyMet CFO http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12662 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 PolyMet Mining Corp. announced the appointment of Patrick Keenan as chief financial officer. He succeeds Douglas Newby, who has served as CFO for nearly 12 years through a period of great transition a... St. Luke’s celebrates groundbreaking for new Chequamegon Clinic http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12660 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 St. Luke’s celebrated the start of construction on its new Chequamegon Clinic building with a groundbreaking ceremony Monday.  The 22,000-square-foot clinic is being built on the shores ... Essentia Health Fitness Expo today, Friday http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12625 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   Grandma’s Marathon weekend officially kicks off this afternoon with the Essentia Health Fitness Expo. The free, two-day event is today from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. to ...