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August 16, 2017
Dignitaries gather Wednesday to announce the results from an economic analysis of the aviation industry in the area at the Lake Superior College Center for Advanced Aviation in Duluth. Results released by the state Department of Employment and Economic Development says aviation puts $646 million in the regional economy and directly supports 3,451 jobs in our region. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Duluth-Superior aviation employment grew 39 percent since 2007; more workers needed
August 16, 2017 - 6:33pm
July 11, 2017
A battered Tilt-A-Whirl car has been restored to its former glory as a part of the History Channel's show "American Restoration." The restored version will be placed in front of the State Bank of Faribault on Thursday, July 13, 2017. Photo courtesy Tami Schluter
Restored Tilt-A-Whirl car gets second life in Minn. city where ride was born
July 11, 2017 - 4:26pm
June 16, 2017
Darin Sinjem preps a pressure vessel Thursday, June 15, 2017, for internal coatings at Steffes, a North Dakota manufacturer of oilfield products that also does contract work for agricultural companies. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Making it: Manufacturers confident about future of industry
June 16, 2017 - 4:23pm
May 23, 2017
Minnesota manufacturers express record optimism in new survey
May 23, 2017 - 8:35pm
March 28, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump greets Ford Motor Company CEO Mark Fields as he hosts a meeting with U.S. auto industry CEOs at the White House in Washington on January 24, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Trump tweets, then Ford announces investment in three Michigan plants
March 28, 2017 - 10:09am
January 23, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump signs an executive order on U.S. withdrawal from the Trans Pacific Partnership while flanked by Vice President Mike Pence, lelft, and White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, right, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington January 23, 2017.   REUTERS/Kevin Lamarqueplay button
Trump pulls U.S. out of Pacific trade deal, loosening Asia ties
January 23, 2017 - 12:31pm
January 3, 2017
A view of the jet assembly line at a Cessna manufacturing plant in Wichita, Kansas March 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Tuttle
U.S. factory activity hits two-year high as orders surge
January 3, 2017 - 11:00am
December 11, 2016
Aerospace physics students Alex Jenko, 18, and Riley Jenko, 18, make modifications to a glider to accept remote controls at Duluth Denfeld High School during a lab session on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016. The Duluth school district is adding to its career and technical education offerings to better prepare students for life after high school and to help meet area workforce demands.  (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
New career, tech offerings in Duluth school district are aimed at helping students and local industries
December 11, 2016 - 9:53am
April 2, 2016
The employees of Ideal Aerosmith pose for a group shot in front of the S Washington location in Grand Forks, ND on Wednesday March 30, 2016 (Joshua Komer/ Grand Forks Herald)
Grand Forks company sees efficiencies from consolidation
April 2, 2016 - 6:45am
March 24, 2016
NCTC seeks more city collaboration in time of growth
March 24, 2016 - 6:45am
November 23, 2015
New LM Wind Power plant planned for India
November 23, 2015 - 10:22pm
November 11, 2015
UPDATE: Motor Coach Industries to merge with New Flyer
November 11, 2015 - 7:42pm
September 30, 2015
Job seekers line up outside a job fair for veterans and their spouses held by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Washington Nationals baseball club at Nationals Park in Washington December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron
U.S. jobs sector gains, Midwest manufacturing stumbles
September 30, 2015 - 8:00pm
July 24, 2015
Homes are seen for sale in the northwest area of Portland, Oregon, in this file photo taken March 20, 2014. U.S. home resales rose in June to their highest level in nearly 8-1/2 years, a sign of pent-up demand that should buoy the housing market recovery and likely keep the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates later this year. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola/Files
U.S. new home sales at 7-month low; manufacturing stabilizes
July 24, 2015 - 3:47pm
February 15, 2015
Drone manufacturing headed to North Dakota
February 15, 2015 - 7:45pm