Economic Gateway http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com APEX News RSS Feed Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:04:31 -0700 en-us Cloquet's Sappi North America Presented With Award http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=14208 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 CLOQUET - Sappi North America was presented with an award from the Minnesota Office of Foreign Direct Investment for investing in the state of Minnesota. The award highlights the c... Sappi Presented With Investment And Innovation Award http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=14207 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 CLOQUET, MN (CBS-3) - Sappi North America has been honored with an award highlighting not only its investment but its innovation in Minnesota. The award was given out by the Minnesota Governor'... Enbridge plan to replace aging pipeline draws strong support at Grand Rapids hearing http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=14307 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — An oil company's plan to replace an aging pipeline with a new route found strong support Tuesday, Oct. 10, during an afternoon hearing in Grand Rapids. Enbridge has ... Sappi Mill Honored With Governor’s Award http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=14206 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Tue, 17 Oct 2400 15:07:53 -0800 CLOQUET, Minn.-A paper company in Cloquet received statewide recognition. Sappi North America received an award from the governor’s office for all the work they do when it comes to investing ... Grant could help Altec grow: Duluth may seek $550K to fuel expansion http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=14305 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Tue, 17 Oct 6000 15:07:44 -0800 Altec Inc., a manufacturer of specialized aerial lift trucks, may be poised for another round of significant growth in Duluth. Monday night, the Duluth City Council will likely vote to authorize an... St. Scholastica receives federal support to strengthen rural healthcare http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=14306 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 $1.33 million by the federal government to offer stipends to graduate clinical social work students. In a Thursday announcement, the college said qua... State honors Sappi North America http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=14205 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The state of Minnesota presented Sappi North America with an award recognizing the company’s economic and community contributions in Cloquet. The award was given by the Minnesota Office of Forei... Labovitz School incorporates sustainability into minor http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=14223 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 UMD’s Labovitz School of Business and Economics (LSBE) launched its newest minor, Sustainable Business and Organization, this fall. This minor is not offered at any other Minnesota university. ... Sappi snags state award for Cloquet mill http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=14204 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 CLOQUET — The Sappi pulp and paper mill was recognized by the Minnesota Office of Foreign Direct Investment as the mill's South African owner has poured money into the plant to keep it viabl... Vision realized: Duluth-built Cirrus jet a luxury sedan in the sky http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13986 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 "It's happening." This was said before the tour of the bustling production lines, before the flight around the edge of Lake Superior, before the CEO declared again that personal air t... Duluth named 'least-stressed city' in the nation http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13935 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Duluthians know how to chill out when it comes to stress, according to a new ranking. Duluth was named the "least-stressed city in America" in an annual ranking announced Thursday by&nbsp... Sappi snags state award for Cloquet mill http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13946 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 CLOQUET — The Sappi pulp and paper mill was recognized by the Minnesota Office of Foreign Direct Investment on Tuesday as the mill's South African owner has poured money into the plant t... 2017’s Happiest States in America (Minnesota #1!) http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13903 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 People determine their own happiness. But how content we are with life is not only and always a matter of perspective. And it’s certainly not about beauty, power or wealth — at least,&nbsp... National Bank of Commerce Participates in Minnesota Bankers Community Impact Week http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13886 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Tue, 17 Oct 8800 15:05:45 -0800 National Bank of Commerce Participates in Minnesota Bankers Community Impact Week Duluth, MN–September 18-22, 2017, is Minnesota Bankers Community Impact Week. During this week, associat... Lake Superior College enrollment rises to highest numbers in 5 years http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13913 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Tue, 17 Oct 2400 15:05:37 -0800 Lake Superior College has experienced another strong incoming and returning class for fall semester 2017. With final add/drop dates now past, LSC is reporting the highest total enrollment in o... ALLETE announces acquisition http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13761 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The U.S. Water subsidiary of Duluth-based ALLETE has acquired Tonka Water, a supplier of water treatment systems. Founded in 1956, the Minnetonka firm has a national footprint and serves more than ... St. Luke’s Honored with two Mission: Lifeline Awards http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13704 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Tue, 17 Oct 4800 15:04:59 -0800 St. Luke’s has received the 2017 Mission: Lifeline STEMI Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award and NSTEMI Silver Achievement Award for heart attacks. St. Luke’s earned the awards for it... APEX Welcomes New Investors http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13596 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Cirrus Aircraft Headquartered in Duluth, Minnesota, Cirrus Aircraft has been creating state-of-the-art aviation technology for the past 30 years. The company’s mission is to deliver an aviation... In Case You Missed It: July Board Meeting Recap http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13597 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On Thursday, July 6, 2017, APEX hosted the Board of Directors and investor-member meeting at the recently remodeled Holiday Inn & Suites Lyric Conference Center. The interactive meeting focused on... Enbridge Hosts Event to Thank APEX Investors http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13598 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 APEX has been a strong advocate of the Enbridge projects in Minnesota for the past five years. Whether supporting office expansions, Line 67 Upgrades, or the Line 3 Replacement project, APEX staff and... APEX Helps the Aitkin Action Alliance Develop and Implement Strateg http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13599 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Aitkin Action Alliance is a group of individuals from industry, government, Aitkin Growth and the Aitkin Chamber that came together several years ago to find ways to drive economic and business de... Driving Small Business R&D with NRRI’s Business Assistance Fund http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13600 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Natural Resources Research Institute (NRRI) has developed a Business Assistance Fund (BAF) program to drive small business growth and expansion in Minnesota. NRRI is committed to helping entrepren... Economic Impact Study Shows Dramatic Growth in Aviation Sector http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13601 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Area business leaders and city officials gathered at the Lake Superior College Advanced Aviation Center on August 16, 2017, were impressed with the results of a 2017 Minnesota Department of Employment... APEX Investor-Members Recognized with Top Project of 2016 Award http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13602 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In 2016, APEX investor-members maurices and McGough Construction (McGough) completed work on the new maurices headquarters and City of Duluth parking structure in downtown Duluth. APEX nominated this ... Meet APEX’s New Intern http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=13603 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We are pleased to welcome Emma Hartigan to the APEX team as our Administrative Intern. Emma is an honors student at UMD focusing on human resources management, psychology, and Spanish. This summer, Em...