Economic Gateway http://www.redwingportauthority.org Red Wing Port Authority News RSS Feed Sun, 19 Feb 2017 03:45:14 -0800 en-us River Renaissance http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10306 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In an effort to become Minnesota’s premier river town, the City of Red Wing is requesting $13 million in bonds to drive tourism and spur economic development in the area. The vision includes bui... Ready for Aldi http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10508 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Red Wing Mall manager Dan Plein said it's official: Aldi will be taking over the OfficeMax location by mid to late summer. The low-priced European grocery chain based out of Germany has been tr... St. James Hotel http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10305 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Opened in 1875, the St. James Hotel was a marvel of fine lodging and quickly became the hub of activity in Red Wing. St. James Hotel hosted a wide variety of amenities, including dining rooms, parlor,... New Bridge Construction Starting in 2017 http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9905 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Eisenhower Bridge that crosses the Mississippi River is currently 1,631 feet long, 35 feet wide, and stands 65 feet above the river is currently being reviewed to be replaced with a structurally s... Red Wing Innovation Incubator http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9904 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Red Wing Innovation Incubator is a co-working and co-locating small business incubator focused on creating one business and one job at a time. The creative and artisan economy is critical to have ... Red Wing hopes position leads to new direction for city http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10213 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The city of Red Wing has a new job available, and the sooner it is filled the better. Red Wing is restructuring its development model a little, looking to hire a new community development director ... Red Wing Port Authority Owns and Operates Several Bulkheads http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9903 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Red Wing Port Authority currently owns and operates several bulkhead operations for employers that utilize barge transportation. While several products can be transported via barge, employers in the R... Minnesota has a New Look! http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10167 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Have you seen? The State of Minnesota has a new look. This site is your number one resource for learning all about the new state brand. Until now, every agency, board, and commission in state governme... Governor’s Task Force on Broadband Releases Annual Report http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10168 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Governor’s Task Force on Broadband released its annual report today, which includes recommendations for Gov. Mark Dayton, the Legislature and other policymakers to consider during the 2017 l... U.S. Bank Selects Chaska for New Data Center http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10169 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Minneapolis-based U.S. Bank announced plans today to build a $250 million data center in Chaska in partnership with Dallas-based Stream Data Centers. Subject to Chaska City Council approvals, the comp... Florida Company Opening Willmar Call Center http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10170 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Florida-based Enhanced Resource Centers LLC (ERC) plans to lease the former Kandiyohi Power Cooperative building at 1311 N. Highway 71 in Willmar. The company said it will create up to 238 new posi... Relax, Recharge, Refocus http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10171 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 This is a great time of year to relax, recharge and refocus on your 2017 goals, particularly as they relate to your career. Whether you’re employed and searching for a new job, unemployed and... Give Yourself a Hand http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10172 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Make staying healthy and fit a priority for you during stressful times like a job search. Many studies have shown that exercise and eating right are among the best ways to combat stress, increase your... Prognosis is in for Physical Therapists http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10173 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Each year millions of Americans – newborns to seniors – receive physical therapy services. Physical therapists help injured or ill people improve their movement and manage their pain. Phys... DTMS welcomes new director http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10174 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Red Wing Downtown Main Street enjoyed a successful year in 2016. The local nonprofit geared toward revitalizing and sustaining the city's historic downtown business district helped usher in fou... Hooked on boxing http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10175 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Jab. Jab cross. Hook. Uppercut. This fundamental cadence of boxing became an important rhythm in Stef Binner's life two years ago. "I was overweight, unhappy, depressed," Binner said.... Longtime Red Wing stylist opens own salon http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10176 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Every four weeks for 12 years, Kathy Anderson has kept to the same routine: a haircut and color with Tessa Blue. "I can only think of maybe one time that we couldn't meet," Anderson s... Red Wing: Developers, redevelopment wanted http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10155 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Red Wing is tweaking its image in 2017 by selling itself less as a picturesque river town than as a location for a corporate headquarters and where developers can find a customer friendly attitude at ... Entrepreneurial Loan Fund http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9902 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Red Wing Port Authority has developed an Entrepreneurial Fund to support the growth of local businesses and to attract new business opportunity to the Red Wing area. Loans are typically between $5... We’re social for you http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9901 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Social media is a wonderful tool to help people connect. It can also be a great vehicle for organizational networking. An organizational page can be used to help communicate your mission, events, and ... Red Wing Shoe Store/Museum http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9531 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Brought to by Red Wing Shoes, Red Wing is home to a Red Wing Museum! The museum currently hosts the world’s largest boot! Standing an amazing 20 feet tall, the size 638 ½ is an impressive... Downtown Main Street Board http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9530 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Downtown Red Wing is thrilled to have a committed and passionate Board to direct the efforts and guidance of supporting and maintaining a beautiful and exciting downtown. The Board brings forth an inf... New Red Wing Businesses Ready to Greet Holiday Shoppers in City’s Historic Downtown http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9665 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Four new retail stores open for their first holiday shopping season, part of an effort  by Red Wing Port Authority and others to bring new retail entrepreneurs to the city (Red Wing, MN) &n... Port Authority Operates a Revolving Loan Fund http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9529 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Red Wing Port Authority operates a Revolving Loan Fund for any legitimate business operating or planning to operate in the City of Red Wing. The funds from the Revolving Loan Fund may be used for ... Tax Abatement http://www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=9528 www.redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Another incentive for development is through Tax Abatements. Tax Abatements is a tax rebate rather than an exemption from paying taxes. An abatement is a reduction of taxes granted by a government for...