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U.S. Treasury Approves Minnesota Opportunity Zones

Monday, July 02, 2018

128 census tracts in Minnesota to receive the designation ST. PAUL – The U.S. Department of Treasury today approved 128 low-income census tracts in Minnesota to be designated as Opportunity...
Eagle Bend - "Minnesota's Hometown"

Friday, June 29, 2018

Eagle Bend is known as “Minnesota's Hometown” and for good reason. The town has a truly hometown feel! They aim to work hard to bring...
How Job Fairs Can Help Experienced Workers

Friday, June 22, 2018

Well-run live career fairs can be an important tool for the older job seeker who knows how to use them. Here are eight reasons they can be very productive...
Machine Shop Grows with Help from Todd County

Monday, June 18, 2018

Rigid Machining, LLC in Browerville, MN, believes in beating customer expectation by providing quality parts at an affordable price. To do so effectively, they needed...
A Good Night for a Movie at Long Drive-In

Monday, May 21, 2018

Go back in time and visit this classic drive-in, built in 1956. Voted as the Best Minnesota Drive-In Theater, the Long Drive-In is a family-friendly...
Getting an Employer to Notice You at Career Fairs

Monday, May 14, 2018

It’s career fair season opener in Minnesota. Career fairs offer a great opportunity to connect with employers. Those connections could lead to a job interview, and expand your...
Raising Up Your Job Offer

Friday, May 11, 2018

Negotiating is legitimate and generally expected – but here's the key You might feel quiet relief just to get a job offer, but negotiating for your offer...
TCDC celebrates growth in Todd County

Sunday, May 06, 2018

Lakewood Health System CEO Tim Rice, left, accepts the Todd County Development Corporation Economic Impact Award from Rick Utech, TCDC Executive Director. Besides their $23...
CTC Delivers High Speed Internet to Long Prairie

Monday, April 09, 2018

Consolidated Telecommunications Company (CTC) recently reached an agreement with the City of Long Prairie to construct a fiber optic network. This will deliver faster internet...
Updated DEED Business Guide Now Available

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Thirty-sixth edition covers major issues faced by people who start businesses ST. PAUL – The 2018 edition of “A Guide to Starting a Business in Minnesota” is...
Staples - The Place to Be

Friday, July 13, 2018

Looking to relocate or visit a “hub” of north central Minnesota. Staples could be just the place you are looking for. Staples has a small...
Osakis - Summer Fun Destination

Friday, July 06, 2018

Osakis, on the shores of Lake Osakis, is the place to go for summer fun. Lake Osakis is a 6,300 acre lake that is fabulous...
The Return of the Screen

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Long Drive-In comes back from disaster for a new beginning. Small business owners owe everything to their hard work and dedication and the local patrons that...
CentraCare to Recieve State Funds

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

CentraCare Health–Long Prairie will receive $700,000 from the Minnesota Legislature to be used towards a Regional Community Well-Being Center after Gov. Mark Dayton signed the...
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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.