July 2014

July 25, 2014
Mankato, MINN (July 25, 2014) – Greater Mankato Growth will host a preschool through college education (P-20) review breakfast on Tuesday, July 29 from 7:30 – 9 am, at the Country Inn & Suites Hotel & Conference Center By Carlson. Greater Mankato’s education leaders will present an update on P-20 initiatives their institutions are pursuing to ensure that we're preparing our children and adult learners to be successful in the workforce....
July 24, 2014
  Mankato, MINN (July 24, 2014) – Forbes recently released its list of “Best Small Places for Business and Careers,” ranking Mankato 3rd best in the United States. Forbes considers a “small place” to be a Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) with a population less than 250,000. The Mankato MSA, which is officially known as the Mankato-North Mankato MSA and includes all of Blue Earth and Nicollet counties, has a population of approximately 98,900...
July 17, 2014
(July 17, 2014) MANKATO, MINN – The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) released the Current Employment Statistics (CES) figures for the month of July today. Numbers remain positive for the Mankato – North Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) with June numbers coming in at 55,493, up 868 jobs from June of last year, a growth of 1.6%. The positive gains in June contribute to the now 43 out of the past 46...
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