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Study shows Minneapolis is a good place to retire

Thursday, September 05, 2019

(Minneapolis MN-) With only 23 percent of Americans reporting that they are “very confident” they will have enough money for retirement, the personal-finance website WalletHub...
Recognizing Success in Foreign Markets

Thursday, August 22, 2019

We're pleased to announce that the Minnesota Trade Office is accepting nominations for the 33rd Governor's International Trade Awards. These awards honor Minnesota companies that have shown...
Dan’s News & Views Blog July - August 2019

Thursday, August 08, 2019

Mid-Year 2019 – Building Construction Activity Through the second quarter of 2019 (6 months), the City of Red Wing’s building construction activity is ahead of the...
Red Wing’s Working Waterway

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Did you know that the Mississippi River facilitates the transport of more than 50 percent of Minnesota’s agricultural exports? Commercially navigable waterways, like the Mississippi...
Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities Conference

Monday, July 15, 2019

Entrepreneurs, business leaders, econoimic development professionals, and community leaders: don't miss this conference! Small businesses are the lifeblood of our local economies, creating jobs, paying taxes,...
Veterans Are Vital to Minnesota's Workforce

Thursday, July 04, 2019

Governor Tim Walz has declared July “Hire a Veteran Month" to encourage Minnesota employers to connect the state's 153,000 military service members of working age...
DEED Awards Small Cities Development Grants

Saturday, June 29, 2019

More than 40 grants totaling more than $24 million approved for Greater Minnesota communities ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)...
Prime Site Could Drive Economic Growth in Red Wing

Sunday, June 09, 2019

Manufacturing has changed a great deal in the last century. Technological innovations have vastly improved industrial processes in terms of safety, productivity and efficiency. Innovative manufacturing...
Free summer meals for kids start June 10

Wednesday, June 05, 2019

Red Wing Public Schools Food Service is once again serving up free meals this summer to give children and teens access to nutritious food. Meals are...
DEED Names Director of CareerForce

Saturday, May 25, 2019

The Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) announced that Lorrie Janatopoulos has been hired as Director of CareerForce. Led by a network of private, public...
Dan's News & Views Blog: March/April 2019

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

The Anderson Center Photo Credit: Wendy Amundson The Anderson Center’s historic water tower is known as a prominent landmark in Red Wing. Built in 1915, the tower...
Dan's News & Views: May/June 2019

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

National Preservation Month   May is National Preservation Month, making it the perfect time to honor and explore historic places. To help celebrate, the Red Wing Heritage...