Economic Gateway http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com APEX News RSS Feed Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:17:59 -0700 en-us 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 ... Enbridge Pipeline Construction Economic Impact Study http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12576 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Enbridge Line 3 Replacement Project to Support 8,600 Jobs in Northeast Minnesota: New Economic Impact Study from UMD's BBER   Duluth, MN: The Bureau of Business and Economic Resear... Essentia Health staff reunite patient with his service dog http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12580 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When Dennis Wold, 60, of Cloquet, found out he was going to have to stay at Essentia Health St. Mary’s Hospital-Superior for an extended period, he feared he would lose his new service dog,... Science-themed summer camp returns to St. Scholastica http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12496 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Professors from The College of St. Scholastica will engage middle-school students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subject matter next week. The Shoot for the St... Essentia receives 249 high-ranking patient feedback awards http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12487 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Each year, Essentia Health contracts with Professional Research Consultants (PRC) to randomly survey patients about their experiences in its hospitals and clinics. PRC uses results from thes... Minnesota Power plans natural gas plant in Superior http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12488 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Minnesota Power is partnering with another utility to build a $700 million natural gas power plant in Superior as part of a suite of renewable energy proposals that include new wind and solar generati... IKONICS announces sales resumption, share buy-back plan http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12578 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 IKONICS Corp. (IKNX), announced today that its largest aerospace customer will resume ordering in June now that its inventory is in line with production forecasts.  Assuming no further disruption... Minnesota Ranked Third in the Nation http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=11277 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 U.S. News and World Report released a study in March ranking Minnesota the third best state in the nation overall. It earned top marks for economic opportunity, education and health care. That’s... St. Scholastica's masters in Project Management program accredited http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12469 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The online Master of Science in Project Management at The College of St. Scholastica has been accredited by the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Educatio... St. Luke’s Mariner Medical Clinic deemed ‘dementia friendly’ http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12472 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 St. Luke’s Mariner Medical Clinic is happy to share it has been named a ‘dementia friendly’ environment. The designation was made after staff at St. Luke’s Mariner Medical C... High school students on Minnesota Power Foundation Youth In Philanthropy Board approve $11,057 in grants to youth-led projects in northeastern Minnesota http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12478 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Through the generosity of the Minnesota Power Foundation, the following grants were approved in April 2017 by the 13 young people and four adult mentors serving on the KIDS PLUS Youth In Philanth... New NBC tool converts receivables into working capital http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12470 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 National Bank of Commerce (NBC) has launched the BusinessManager program, which allows invoices to serve as collateral. Accounts receivable financing, also known as invoice financing, provides busi... St. Luke's becomes healthcare partner of Duluth Huskies http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12471 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   St. Luke’s has been named the official healthcare partner of the Duluth Huskies. The new partnership will be celebrated with a jersey exchange at Saturday’s home opener. The e... NRRI develops system to process Iron Range ilmenite http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12355 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A new substance could expand Northern Minnesota’s mining industry and create jobs near Hoyt Lakes, according to findings of a technical report prepared by UMD’s Natural Resources Research ... Attracting International Investors http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=11768 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Future economic growth depends on foreign investments due to our global marketplace. More than 95 percent of the world’s population and 80 percent of the world’s purchasing power lie outsi... Titanium pilot project on Range dubbed success http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12347 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Scientists say they've successfully turned an abundant Minnesota mineral called ilmenite into valuable titanium dioxide in a pilot-scale demonstration project on the Iron Range. The announcemen... Duluth airport to receive high-tech passenger scanner http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12345 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is installing an Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) scanner at the Duluth International Airport’s checkpoint. It will enhance the security of p... LSC faculty members receive state teaching awards http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12335 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Twenty-seven outstanding Minnesota State faculty members, including Lake Superior College faculty members Kent Voelkner and Amy Jo Swing, were honored during the Minnesota Sta... State Gains 15,100 Jobs in April http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12550 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Highest monthly jobs gain since 2013. ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers added 15,100 jobs in April, the most monthly job gains in the state since September 2013, according to seasonally adj... PolyMet dam permit applications advance http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12199 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Tuesday that two PolyMet applications for dam safety permits have been passed along to local governments and Indian bands for review. The applicat... Second 2017 shipment of ALLETE Clean Energy turbine parts arrives http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12201 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The second of three shipments of ALLETE Clean Energy’s Nordex wind turbine components has arrived in Duluth. The vessel Muntgracht carried six nacelles, six hubs, six drive trains and six set... St. Scholastica to host conference on emerging management philosophy http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12190 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The College of St. Scholastica will host a two-day conference focusing on an emerging management style that helps organizations maximize efficiency by putting their employees first. The fifth-... Essentia Health grant supports safety initiatives for Western Duluth Little League http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=12191 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Thanks to a generous $4,170 grant from Essentia Health, Western Duluth Little League is able to support additional safety initiatives including King Devick testing and an AED for its intermediate...