Economic Gateway http://redwingportauthority.org Red Wing Port Authority News RSS Feed Tue, 30 May 2017 05:54:53 -0700 en-us Education pays when it’s practical http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11737 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Students ready for the job market can’t be blamed for wondering the point of learning about ancient battles and correct punctuation. Knowledge for knowledge’s sake sounds good, but getting... Sculpture in its native habitat http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11736 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 lovers come to the Anderson Center at Tower View with more than 30 sculptures... The wine-dark river? http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11735 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   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 try a new varietal. Check out this map: h... Personal service and lower fees at community banks http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11733 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   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, locally owned banks ... Goetz inspires hometown crowd http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=12064 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 graduate created Goetz Communications, a motivational ... Julie Klecker named region's top female business professional http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=12065 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 by over 250 women. Julie K... Nine Networking Tips http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=12062 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 alone might not bring you an interview. You’ll ... Josephson's receives a Deluxe helping hand http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=12066 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 in a cl... Minnesota’s Growth Tops Nation’s http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=12061 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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, surpassing 2.5 mill... State Gains 5,300 Jobs in March http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=12060 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 today by the Minneso... Lifelong learning means job security http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11091 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 on. How do you make sure you can get and keep a job?... Duluth Trading Company Is Coming To Red Wing http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11341 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 Wing (Red Wing, MN) – Efforts to bring... From puffed rice to works of art http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11090 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 called the eighth wonder of the w... Minnesota ranks fourth for female entrepreneurs, according to Fundera http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11727 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 vice president, said... Red Wing Shoe names a new vice president http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11729 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 a few days under his belt, Steve Pilla, Red Wi... Experience, energy and an eye for adventure http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11730 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 wearing those boots a lot,&quot... 3-D dental imaging--new tech dentistry is here http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11089 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 Beam 3-D Dental Imaging equipm... Midwest manufacturers growing, led by South Dakota and Minnesota http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11728 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 inflationary pressure. ... It’s Not Just About Serving Food – It’s About Serving People http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11726 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 demanding occupation in m... High-speed rail may greatly impact small river towns http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11731 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 High-Speed Rail Commission is working toward j... Just 69 trombones—7 broke down http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10565 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 69? The parade just wouldn’t be as effective. ... State has 97,400 Job Vacancies in Fourth Quarter 2016 http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11723 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 the workforce and moderate job growt... Duluth Trading Company coming to Red Wing http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11732 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 is eyeing a second fiscal quarter opening, p... Minute-by-minute view of the airport http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=10564 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 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 busy airport is a full-service... #InnovateMN Campaign Highlights New Discoveries and Technologies http://redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events/?item=11724 redwingportauthority.org/red-wing-port-authority/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 #InnovateMN – a new public-awareness campaign celebrating emerging technologies and discoveries in Minnesota – has been launched. The year-long campaign will highlight Minnesota’s...