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There are many different pieces to solving a workforce shortage in a region. One piece, as identified in Region Nine’s Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy, is the support of educational...Read more.
South central Minnesota is in the early stages of a workforce shortage. The notion bounced around in workforce planning circles, economic development discussions and human resources departments is...Read more.
Jan. 23, 2017 – Ashley Aukes, Communications Specialist for Region Nine Development Commission, has been named a Certified Solution Provider by Constant Contact®, Inc., the trusted marketing...Read more.
New Commissioner, Innovation Index, and more in the latest e-newsletter.
By all indications, the economy of south central Minnesota is flourishing. The unemployment rate is down to three percent, earnings are well above traditional distress criteria, and the region has...Read more.
Throughout my five years as the Executive Director of Region Nine Development Commission, a question has constantly been asked, "Who speaks for rural MN?". There is not a single entity...Read more.
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December 9, 2016 - The Greater Mankato area is home to a rising number of elderly people as the baby-boom generation reaches retirement age, which could cause rippling effects on the region....Read more.
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