Tapping into the 55-Plus Workforce

Friday, January 05, 2018

The struggle is on both sides: Employers looking for workers and seniors looking for meaningful employment. One solution: DEED’s Senior Community Service Employment Program – or SCSEP.  The SCSEP helps...

Monday, December 18, 2017

For any business ecosystem to survive, the environment must be robust enough to support the mature firms, while providing the necessities that ensure future growth...
Cybersecurity for Businesses

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Cybersecurity and digital privacy is now an issue for every business This year marks the 14th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a collaborative effort led by the...
Minnesota Income Sources

Monday, December 11, 2017

Minnesotans' per capita income is over 13 percent higher than the national average Minnesotans enjoy per capita income that is 13.3 percent higher than the national...
New health insurance plan for ag. workers

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Many farmers in Minnesota, along with other small business owners, have been waiting a long time to become eligible to participate in group plans that...
For clean-energy jobs, sky's the limit

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

As wind and solar energy have grown, they've created a tide of jobs nationwide in fields from construction to manufacturing. Renewable energy jobs, most of...
Top Jobs for Millennials in Minnesota

Monday, November 13, 2017

Stevens was a performance measures intern at DEED this summer. He is a senior at the College of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph and Saint...
What’s Apprenticeship?

Friday, December 29, 2017

Apprenticeship combines on-the-job training with technical instruction. It is designed to produce craft-workers who are completely competent in all aspects of an occupation, including knowledge,...
Tapping into the 55-Plus Workforce

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

One solution: DEED’s Senior Community Service Employment Program – or SCSEP.  The SCSEP helps organizations and businesses statewide, by providing training wages to workers assigned to a business,...
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Todd County was created on February 20, 1885 (Organized in 1873) from Cass County.  The county was named in honor of John Blair Smith Todd, commander of Fort Ripley (1849-56); general in the Civil War; delegate in Congress from Dakota Territory, 1861 and 1863-65; governor of Dakota Territory, 1869-71.