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Economic development

July 25, 2016
A study is underway that will help Granite Falls determine whether it is economically feasible to develop a whitewater park by taking advantage of the 18-foot fall at the Granite Falls dam and the three- to four-mile stretch of rapids and whitewater that exist downstream. Forum News Service
An opportunity hidden in plain sight? Study looking at economic feasibility for whitewater park in Granite Falls
July 25, 2016 - 8:43pm
December 18, 2015
Expanding the Expressway: 2016 road project set to expand Highway 371 to four lanes from Nisswa to Jenkins; officials hope for future expansion
December 18, 2015 - 10:15am
August 29, 2015
Economic development summit to be held at Red Lake
August 29, 2015 - 3:39pm
July 20, 2015
Pioneer Editorial: The forest and the trees: Bemidji is growing
July 20, 2015 - 10:52pm
May 1, 2015
Greater Bemidji Executive Director Dave Hengel (left) shows off some of the latest technology at the remodeled Mayflower Building on Friday to BSU President Richard Hanson and Dan Olson, president and CEO of Sanford Bemidji Medical Center. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Mayflower makeover: Greater Bemidji officially opens business hub
May 1, 2015 - 6:21pm
April 20, 2015
Groundbreaking for the new Leech Lake Tribal Justice Center was held on Monday morning in Cass Lake. From left are Steve White, District II Representative; Peter D. White, Leech Lake Executive Director; Neal Gaalswyk, Cass County Chairman; Tribal Chairwoman Carri Jones; Rocky Papasodora, Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School Board; Korey Wahwassuck, Itasca County District Judge; Dick Downham, Cass County Commissioner and Ken Washington, LLBO Chief of Police. play button
Building strong in Cass Lake: Leech Lake Band breaks ground on two community facilities (VIDEO)
April 20, 2015 - 7:24pm
April 15, 2015
Despite possible DNR lawsuit, Detroit Lakes approves hotel project
April 15, 2015 - 10:28am
November 25, 2014
CVS pharmacy planned for Bemidji
November 25, 2014 - 6:53pm
November 22, 2014
Neilson Foundation grants Watermark $150K for move
November 22, 2014 - 2:20am
November 11, 2014
 Greater Bemidji will this week close on a deal to buy the Mayflower Building. (Pioneer file photo)
Launching business from the Mayflower
November 11, 2014 - 9:05am
August 19, 2014
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Building partnerships key to region's economy
August 19, 2014 - 11:49pm
July 9, 2014
City buys land to relieve traffic on Paul Bunyan Drive: $140K buys parcels for extension of 24th Street NW
July 9, 2014 - 11:21am
April 11, 2014
Katie Clark Sieben, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, or DEED, enjoys a laugh while meeting with local business leaders Friday at Bemidji Brewing in downtown Bemidji. (Matt Cory | Bemidji Pioneer)
State commissioner impressed with Bemidji’s entrepreneurial spirit
April 11, 2014 - 7:53pm
March 3, 2014
SOUTH SHORE: Council says no to referendum
March 3, 2014 - 10:31pm
December 12, 2013
New Minn. loan fund geared toward start-up firms
December 12, 2013 - 11:22am