June 12, 2020

Featured Partner: Minnesota Power

Minnesota Power has been a Northland Connection partner since the program’s inception in 1987. Its economic development team works in close coordination with Northland Connection to coordinate regional economic development activity, align local and regional partners, and seek to…

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June 12, 2020

Featured Property: Cloquet Business Park

The Cloquet Business Park in Cloquet, Minnesota is one of the Northland’s largest utility-served available sites. It sits in a growing city just 18 miles southwest of Duluth and offers…

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June 12, 2020

What We’re Reading

  Area Development: Site certification programs are all the rage now, so what’s most impor tant in ensuring a site truly is development ready? Read More. New York Times: Big data…

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June 12, 2020

Northland Commercial Real Estate Responds to the Coronavirus

Your sense of time may have blurred dramatically over the past few months of isolation and repetitiveness, but we’re now over three months into the coronavirus outbreak, and its effects…

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July 24, 2019

Passenger numbers grow at Duluth airport

Kelly Busche Duluth News Tribune The number of people who flew in or out of Duluth International Airport grew by around 5 percent in the first quarter of this year.…

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July 11, 2019

St. Scholastica launches online master’s degree in applied data analytics

Business North Classes will start this fall for a new online master’s degree program at The College of St. Scholastica, it was announced Wednesday. The program will prepare graduates for…

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June 26, 2019

Minnesota’s Angel Tax Credit is Back

Maddy Kennedy MinneInno Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and other state lawmakers have reinstated a program that gives tax breaks to investors backing Minnesota startups. The angel tax credit provides incentives…

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June 6, 2019

Destination Medical Center, North? Duluth readies for massive medical investment

Dan Kraker Minnesota Public Radio News Duluth Mayor Emily Larson does not hold back when she describes the potential impact of the more than $1 billion in health care investment…

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May 29, 2019

American Airlines begins Duluth service

Business North For the first time, Duluth has become a city with three airlines offering daily service. American Airlines became the third carrier May 23 by offering two daily flights…

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May 22, 2019

Bustling Duluth-Superior port awarded for international heft

Brady Slater Duluth News Tribune Eyeballing both the Duluth-Superior port activity and online vessel tracking sites these days reveals a shipping trade swarming the Great Lakes. "It's definitely busy out…

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