Economic Gateway http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com APEX News RSS Feed Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:49:30 -0700 en-us Essentia Health St. Mary’s Hospital-Superior designated Level IV Trauma Center http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20531 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Essentia Health St. Mary’s Hospital-Superior has been designated as a Level IV trauma center by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. Level IV facilities provide stabilization and advance... Cirrus increases production http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20532 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 20 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Cirrus Aircraft saw strong growth in 2018, boosting production of its SR22 piston-engine airplanes by 7 percent and delivering nearly triple the number of turbine SF50 Vision Jets it did the previous ... North Shore Bank Honored for Community Involvement http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20432 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Sun, 03 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0800 DULUTH, MN - The Minnesota Bankers Association (MBA) has recognized 35 Minnesota banks for their community involvement. Banks play a vital role in their communities and to honor and recognize their in... Port's 2018 cargo exceeds prior year http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20434 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 30 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The Port of Duluth-Superior finished the 2018 shipping season on a strong note, with cargo totaling 35.9 million short tons. That compares with 35.2 million during 2017. “Shipments of Mi... AAR expands training partnership with LSC http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20433 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Thu, 24 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 AAR — a firm that operates a maintenance, repair and overhaul facility for commercial aircraft in Duluth — announced Thursday it will expand its partnership with Lake Superior College, in ... American Airlines adds Duluth-Chicago service http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20401 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 American Airlines is adding daily direct service to and from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. Tickets go on sale Jan. 28 for service beginning on May 23/ “We&rsqu... Cirrus Aircraft honored with APEX Summit Award http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20346 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The Area Partnership for Economic Expansion (APEX) recognized Cirrus Aircraft with the organization’s Summit Award citing it as a global innovator in aviation and an anchor of the region’s... maurices sales rise over holidays http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20313 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Duluth-based retailer maurices saw holiday sales rise 2 percent over the year before, parent company Ascena Retail Group announced Monday. Across all its brands, which also include Dressbarn, Ann Tayl... Cirrus Aircraft unveils Generation 2 Vision Jet http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20289 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 09 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Cirrus Aircraft announced the launch of its next generation Vision JetTM – called the ‘G2’ – which the Duluth-based company said offers enhanced performance, comfort and s... Lake Superior College Ranked as the Best Community College in Minnesota and Among Top 20 Community Colleges in the Nation http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20259 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Mon, 31 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800  Lake Superior College has been ranked as the best community college in Minnesota as well as among the top 20 community colleges in the nation, by Niche. Niche ra... LSC Faculty Receive Minnesota State Excellence in Curriculum Programming Award for Network and Cybersecurity Program http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20136 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Lake Superior College Computer Information System faculty members Vickie McLain, Tom Gustafson, Anup Parajuli, Matt McCullough and Tom Janicki were recognized with a 2018 Minnesota State Excellence in... Marsh & McLennan Agency acquires Otis-Magie Insurance Agency http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20086 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC (MMA), the middle market agency subsidiary of Marsh, today announced that it has acquired Otis-Magie Insurance Agency Inc., one of the largest privately owned... Deb DeLuca: THE TCB 100: PEOPLE TO KNOW IN 2019 / EMERGING http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20001 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Sat, 01 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Deb DeLuca is the first woman to take charge of the Duluth port. Named executive director in August, she had served as the Port Authority’s government and environmental affairs director since 20... Essentia Health announces McGough as construction manager for Vision Northland project http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=19895 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Essentia Health today announced that McGough Construction has been selected as construction manager for its Vision Northland project, an $800 million investment, which includes a new hospita... Lake Superior College economic contribution estimated at about $200 million http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=19842 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Minnesota State, the system of 30 state colleges and seven state universities, released the results of a study that estimates the contribution of Lake Superior College to the regional econom... J.R. Jensen unveils new office, warehouse http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=19661 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 31 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 J.R. Jensen Construction hosted a fall open house last week for the Area Partnership for Economic Expansion (APEX) investor-members. Nearly 50 business and community leaders attended the “Inside... Construction begins on new Essentia Wellness Center http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=19663 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 fter years of planning, construction began this summer on a regional health and wellness center in Hermantown. The $26 million Essentia Wellness Center, located at the intersection of Ugstad and Ar... St. Mary's designated in top tier for trauma care http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=19584 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Thu, 25 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 A six-year-long effort culminated Monday in an email that arrived in Jim Garvey's inbox. That's how Garvey, administrator of Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center, learned that St. ... Lakehead Constructors plans move to waterfront http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=19585 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Sun, 21 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 With plans in motion for Husky Energy refinery in Superior to purchase Lakehead Constructors facility at 2916 Hill Ave., the 100-plus year old construction company is making plans of its own. Lakeh... UMD planning new dorm, dining facilities http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=19461 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Sun, 14 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The University of Minnesota Duluth is planning to construct a new dorm building and a dining facility at a total estimated cost of $59 million. The proposal is in its infancy but was included in th... APEX Insider event celebrates RSM’s 100 years of service http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=19264 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 RSM on Wednesday celebrated 100 years of serving the region with tax, audit and consulting services. A celebration was held at the Area Partnership for Economic Expansion’s (APEX) Insider Event ... St. Luke’s opens fitness center in Proctor http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=19309 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 St. Luke’s has announced the opening of the St. Luke’s Proctor Fitness Center, located in Proctor High School. It is open to both students and community members. The center aims to fost... Minnesota’s Forest Products Industry has Capacity for Mass Timber Manufacturing http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20637 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Mon, 18 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Duluth, Minnesota: A recently completed study, The Economic Feasibility of Mass Timber Manufacturing in Minnesota, highlights a strong commercial market, accessibility to supply chain and opportunitie... Minnesota 'perfect' for mass timber manufacturer http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20636 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Sat, 16 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Minnesota is fertile ground to plant a new kind of timber company, according to a study whose backers hope to lure such a manufacturer to the state. Mass timber, a type of building material big in ... Arrowhead Manufacturers Training Program http://www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news/?item=20572 www.apexgetsbusiness.com/apex/membership/investors-in-the-news Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0800 ...