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The best way to size up large sculpture is out in the open, where there is plenty of room to view it. That’s why art...
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Posted on May 22, 2017
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  Homer wrote about the wine-dark sea in the lands of ancient Greece. Here in Minnesota, it’s the river that people follow when they want to...
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Posted on May 15, 2017
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  Personal service is the hallmark of community banks. According to BankRate.com, that’s one of the biggest reasons people give for keeping their money at small,...
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Posted on May 01, 2017
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Stephanie Goetz knows how to hold the attention of an audience. After a 10-year broadcasting career in Fargo, N.D., the 2003 Red Wing High School...
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Posted on Apr 28, 2017
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The 2017 Professional Women's Leadership Event drew record attendance Wednesday. Held at Treasure Island Resort & Casino, the 31st year of the event was attending...
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Posted on Apr 28, 2017
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Developing and using a great resume is one key to persuading an employer to contact you for an interview. But a great cover letter and resume...
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Posted on Apr 27, 2017
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Josephson's Clothing Store received a perfectly packaged promotion last week, via the Deluxe Corporation. Two days after the Small Business Revolution contest revealed Red Wing finished...
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Posted on Apr 25, 2017
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Seasonally adjusted gain – 5,300 jobs – put us over the top. It made economic history:  For the first time, Minnesota’s private sector has 2,504,400 jobs,...
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Posted on Apr 21, 2017
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Private sector surpasses 2.5 million jobs for the first time in state history. Minnesota employers added 5,300 jobs in March, according to seasonally adjusted figures announced...
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Posted on Apr 20, 2017
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Technology changes on a daily basis and the economy goes up and down. Those are two solid facts that workers in today’s marketplace can count...
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Posted on Apr 17, 2017
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NEWS RELEASE The City, Port Authority and HRA worked together to help the rapidly growing retailer finalize its decision to locate a new store in Red...
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Posted on Apr 14, 2017
Category: Retail

The Anderson Center started life as a research laboratory back in the 1920s. The scientists created “the ideal breakfast food,” Quaker Puffed Rice. It was...
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Posted on Apr 10, 2017
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Minnesota is the fourth-best place for women entrepreneurs, according to an annual study by Fundera, the online credit matchmaker for small businesses. Meredith Wood, a Fundera...
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Posted on Apr 05, 2017
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The company with a strong community heritage that has specialized in perfecting the working boot for over 100 years has welcomed a new face. With only...
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Posted on Apr 05, 2017
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Dan Rogness, Red Wing's new community development director, always enjoyed his pair of hiking boots. "I like to get out, explore and take photos, so I'm...
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Posted on Apr 04, 2017
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High-definition dental imaging—do you think it will ever play on Netflix? Probably not! But the dental world is excited about the new technology. The i-CAT Cone...
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Posted on Apr 03, 2017
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South Dakota and Minnesota led the pack for March among Midwestern states in a closely watched manufacturing survey that showed much-improved employment conditions and creeping...
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Posted on Apr 03, 2017
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Responsible for greeting guests, taking orders, and serving food and beverages to customers, waitstaff work in a pressure cooker environment. It can be a challenging and...
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Posted on Mar 30, 2017
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Think of the stress behind planning a trip. Now, think of it without having to worry about gridlock, road construction, or long security lines. Minnesota...
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Posted on Mar 30, 2017
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In the play The Music Man, musicians proudly boast “76 trombones led the big parade.” But what if 7 needed repair and there were only...
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Posted on Mar 27, 2017
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Minnesota employers reported nearly 97,400 job vacancies in the fourth quarter of 2016, indicating the state labor market remains tight as baby boomers retire from...
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Posted on Mar 27, 2017
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Duluth Trading Company plans to open a store this year in Red Wing, according to a financial report released March 21. The Belleville, Wis.,-based retailer...
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Posted on Mar 24, 2017
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Want a current picture of conditions at the Red Wing Regional Airport? Just visit their website at http://ow.ly/1N4Q305mEbX where a photo is updated every minute. The...
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Posted on Mar 20, 2017
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#InnovateMN – a new public-awareness campaign celebrating emerging technologies and discoveries in Minnesota – has been launched. The year-long campaign will highlight Minnesota’s culture of innovation...
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Posted on Mar 07, 2017
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Residents in Red Wing have access to the nationally famous Mayo Clinic at their facility in the River Bluff Business Park. The clinic has regular...
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Posted on Mar 06, 2017
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For Immediate Release Dan Rogness hired as Community Development Director for the City of Red Wing, MN (February 27, 2017, Red Wing, Minn.) – The City of...
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Posted on Mar 03, 2017
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Viking Cruises is working to have luxury river vessels traveling from New Orleans to St. Paul by 2017. The City of Red Wing and the...
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Posted on Feb 27, 2017
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Bonne Schock, Executive Director for the Sheldon Theatre, is promoting a Challenge in collaboration with the Sheldon Threatre Board of Directors and Friends of the...
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Posted on Feb 20, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Feb 08, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jan 23, 2017
Category: Employment

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...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Marketing

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...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Infrastructure

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...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Infrastructure

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...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Business Expansion

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...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Employment

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...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Employment

Each year millions of Americans – newborns to seniors – receive physical therapy services. Physical therapists help injured or ill people improve their movement and...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Healthcare

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...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Awards and Recognition

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,"...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Open for Business

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...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2017
Category: Open for Business

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...
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Posted on Jan 13, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Dec 14, 2016
Category: Main Street

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