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October 20, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (October 20, 2016) – The Mankato – North Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) had a total of 55,937 jobs, down 0.2%, or 134 jobs, as compared to September of 2015. This decline ended a 22-month streak of positive job growth.  The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) released the September 2016 Current Employment Statistics (CES) for the state of Minnesota and Minnesota based Metropolitan...
October 10, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (October 10, 2016) – Rosi Back has been selected as Greater Mankato Growth’s (GMG) new Marketing & Communications Coordinator. Rosi brings with her a strong background in various marketing and design roles that will be a vibrant addition to the team. She has a degree in and more than nine years experience in graphic design, marketing promotions and developing marketing communication strategies for multiple industries with...
October 10, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
MANKATO, Minn. (October 5, 2016) – Each year Greater Mankato Growth, Inc., which includes Greater Mankato Growth, Visit Mankato and City Center Partnership, recognizes outstanding businesses, organizations and professionals at the Greater Mankato Business Awards & Hall of Fame presented by ISG. This year’s event will be held on November 15 from 5:30 – 8:30 pm at Verizon Wireless Center. Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. is proud to announce...
October 07, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (October 7, 2016) – Profiles of candidates participating in the November 8, 2016 elections in our region are now available on Greater Mankato Growth’s election website greatermankatoelections.com. The information was provided directly from the candidates vying for office.  “Greater Mankato Growth strives to serve as a non-partisan information intermediary, providing education, resources and opportunities for engagement on public...
October 05, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
MANKATO, Minn. (October 4, 2016) - The Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Board is seeking nominations for the annual Pathfinder, Young Pathfinder and Business Pathfinder Awards. The Pathfinder Award was created in 1986 to recognize individuals or organizations that, in the spirit of Dr. King, are initiators or action takers in the struggle for equal treatment, human rights and non-violence. The award represents the ideal that all people...
October 05, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.
Mankato, MINN (October 4, 2016) – Public meetings will be held in Mankato and North Mankato this month to inform voters on the proposed extension of the local sales tax in each city. At this year’s general election on November 8th voters in both Mankato and North Mankato will decide on a referendum that would extend the existing half-percent sales tax in each city until 2038. All members of the public are invited to attend these...
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