March 24, 2019

APEX Announces 2019 Executive Committee Officers and At-Large Members

Business North Minnesota is positioned well to take advantage of a new manufacturing method utilizing timber, according to a recently completed study entitled “The Economic Feasibility of Mass Timber Manufacturing.”…

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March 18, 2019

Study sees potential for area to profit from new type of wood construction

Business North Minnesota is positioned well to take advantage of a new manufacturing method utilizing timber, according to a recently completed study entitled “The Economic Feasibility of Mass Timber Manufacturing.”…

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February 4, 2019

American Airlines comes to Duluth with nonstop service to Chicago

Adelie Bergstrom Duluth News Tribune American Airlines will begin service to Duluth International Airport in May, with two daily flights each way between Duluth and Chicago O’Hare International Airport. Airport…

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January 30, 2019

Port’s 2018 cargo exceeds prior year

Business North The Port of Duluth-Superior finished the 2018 shipping season on a strong note, with cargo totaling 35.9 million short tons. That compares with 35.2 million during 2017. “Shipments…

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August 7, 2018

Minnesota Looking to Attract ‘Mass Timber’ Producers

by Jack Nissen Duluth News Tribune A burgeoning industry based on a relatively new type of material may be coming to Minnesota. Known as mass timber, the material is an…

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July 3, 2018

Minnesota Power, Grand Rapids utility and Itasca County partner to preserve Ainsworth site

From Business North Minnesota Power is investing $2 million in a new electrical substation at the former Ainsworth oriented strand board mill site in partnership with Grand Rapids Public Utilities…

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April 26, 2018

Port Authority Moving Offices to Lincoln Park

by Brooks Johnson Duluth News Tribune The Duluth Seaway Port Authority is moving its offices to Lincoln Park this summer as it makes way for the expansion of Altec Industries…

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January 19, 2018

As Demand Grows, United Increases Duluth Capacity

From Business North United Airlines will operate mainline aircraft at Duluth, the Duluth Airport Authority announced Thursday. beginning March 9, the airline will use a combination of Airbus A19 and…

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December 28, 2017

ASV Opening Distribution Center in Grand Rapids

by Brooks Johnson Duluth News Tribune ASV is investing $686,000 in a distribution center in Grand Rapids that is expected to create 13 jobs, with state loans covering more than…

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December 13, 2017

Massive Boiler Headed to Duluth Harbor

by Brady Slater Duluth News Tribune A gigantic industrial boiler slowly made its way by truck toward the Clure Public Marine Terminal in Duluth on Tuesday. The oversized load originated…

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