August 2015

May 22, 2015
Mankato, MINN (May 22, 2015) – The United States Census Bureau released the 2014 city population estimates today. Of the 50 largest communities in Minnesota, the city of Mankato was ranked 17th  in population growth, placing the city in the top third percentile in the state. Additionally, Mankato is the 2nd fastest growing on the list of 50 largest communities in Greater Minnesota.  The cities of Mankato and North Mankato experienced a 1.04%...
May 21, 2015
Mankato, MINN (May 21, 2015) – The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) released the Current Employment Statistics (CES) figures for the month of April today. The Mankato – North Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) currently leads the state in goods producing jobs with 3.6% year-over-year growth, bringing the total number of goods producing jobs to 10,043. This is the first time since 2008 the MSA has...
May 21, 2015
(May 21, 2015) MANKATO, MINN. – Columbia, Missouri has been selected as the destination for this year’s Greater Mankato Leadership Delegation Inter-City Leadership Visit (ICLV), an initiative of Greater Mankato Growth (GMG). A delegation of business and community leaders will travel to Columbia, Missouri November 8-11, 2015 to study innovative ideas and best practices that may be adapted to the Greater Mankato region. Of particular interest...


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