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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...
Running a Child Care Business

Monday, October 02, 2017

Minnesotans may take point of pride on near-perfect performance in every quality of life rankingeconomic developers examine, yet Mankato’s Center for Rural Policy and Development calls the shortage...
State Adds 7,700 Jobs in July

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Unemployment rate steady at 3.7 percent ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers added 7,700 jobs in July, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department...
Long Prairie Downtown Vision Plan

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

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CentraCare Construction Update - June, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

It's been awhile since there's been a construction update. Things are really looking good at both construction sites. Included is a photo by Matthew Breiter of...
The Scoop on Tip Top

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The Tip Top Dairy Bar won WCCO-TV's "Viewer's Choice" for Best Ice Cream Shop in Minnesota earlier this spring and people are still screaming for...
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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.