May 2016

May 25, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (May 25, 2016) – The United States Census Bureau recently released their 2015 population statistics for Minnesota cities. From 2014 to 2015, of the 852 Incorporated Jurisdictions (cities) in Minnesota, 316 had positive population growth, 152 stayed the same and 384 lost population. Cities in the Greater Mankato region fared well. The table below summarizes the growth rate over the last year, as well as look back over the last five...
May 24, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
MANKATO Minn. (May 23, 2016) - The Greater Mankato Leadership Institute will hold an alumni social event sponsored by Abdo, Eick & Meyers on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 from 4 – 6 pm in the 7th floor conference room and patio of Profinium Place, located at 100 Warren Street in Mankato. During the program’s 32-year history, more than 800 community members have participated in the program.  Surveys completed by former Greater Mankato Leadership...
May 19, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
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) had a total of 56,1648 jobs, up 1% from last April. Private service providing jobs were the standout growth employment sector for the second month in a row with a 2.3% gain, or 835 jobs. However, a softening in goods producing...
May 16, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
  MANKATO Minn. (May 16, 2016) - The Greater Mankato Leadership Institute will graduate its 32nd class this Wednesday, May 18 from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. (official graduation ceremony 7:15 - 7:45 p.m.) at Country Inn & Suites Hotel & Conference Center by Carlson, 1900 Premier Drive, Mankato. The graduating class consists of 43 individuals that represent a variety of Greater Mankato businesses and nonprofit organizations. “Participants in the...
April 28, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (April 28, 2016) – Greater Mankato Growth is proud to announce its next Public Affairs Forum Series event, a luncheon with Dr. Steve Hine, one of Minnesota's premier experts on the state of our workforce.   As the Director of the Labor Market Information Office at the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), Dr. Hine will provide his perspective on the current demographic trends shaping our state and...
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