STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Legislative notebook: Dayton backs new Iron Ore Alliance
By Danielle Killey
Employees and officials at U.S. Steel want to keep their industry strong and hope the new Iron Ore Alliance is one way to do that.
We need policies that will help the industry gro... Posted on 2/21/13 at 9:47 AM
NEW PLATEAUS Eat the Rich
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CONFESSIONS OF A [FORMER] FAT GIRL Totally off the subject...
As many of you know, I am reporter for the Echo Press newspaper in Alexandria, MN.
Because of this, I have been afforded many different opportunities...I have been skydiving; I have been a firefighter... Posted on 4/28/10 at 1:00 AM
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The Department of Employment and Economic Development has awarded a $271,765 Minnesota Job Skills Partnership (MJSP) grant to support customized quick response manufacturing training for Alexandria Extrusion Company employees.
Other sectors gaining jobs included government, and education and health services, which each gained 1,400 jobs. Growth was also seen in financial activities (up 900), other services (up 600) and construction (up 600).
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