Blogs & Blog Posts on Economic Development in Minnesota



Blogs on "Economic Development"

Red Wing Mayor's Blue Ribbon Panel on Economic Development
A blue ribbon panel on economic development has been formed in Red Wing. I...

Things Red wing
A local blog tracking government operations and economic development in Red...

Hindsight - From Minnesota 2020
Hindsight is Minnesota 2020’s official blog. Hindsight gives the run down...

Blog Posts on Economic Development

Rural Vitality, New Economic Strategies and the Role of Broadband by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 23, 2012 in economic development, RuralSometimes ideas seem to fall into synch from odd places. Earlier this week Jennifer Bevis at Blandin Foundation sent me some interesting articles. One on the value of social media (Has Social Media Impacted Economic Development for Communities?) and...



Broadband brings us better hockey by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 22, 2012 in Broadband Applications, economic development, MNHere’s some fun news for the weekend, apparently AT&T and The Wild have cooked up a special iPhone app for fans coming to the game. According to their press release… Using the arena’s Wi-Fi, the Minnesota Wild App enhances the fan exper...



Consignment shop sells on site and online in Winnebago MN by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 19, 2012 in Broadband Applications, economic development, MNA friend just passed on this fun story about a blended business to borrow a term from the education field. It’s an outlet and secondhand store – but they sell items on site and online. Here’s a description from the Mankato Free Press… Travis...



SOPA Strike FYI by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 17, 2012 in Broadband Applications, economic development, PolicyIf you run into troubles surfing your usual web haunts tomorrow – don’t try to adjust your computer, or router, or browser – it may be the SOPA blackout. Here’s the quick take from the SOPA Strike website… On January 18th, 2012 the internet...



Broadband for Bear Cubs by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 16, 2012 in economic development, education, MN, RuralI always like to see Minnesota in the news for broadband related activity. Today’s news is a little different and the funny thing is that the news comes to me direct from the Sarasota Herald (FLA). Apparently Lily the bear’s sister will be givin...



Randy Jennings excoriates the City Council for its economic development practices by Locally Grown on Jan 12, 2012 in City, community video, economic development, EDA, Monster Games, Northfield City Council, Perkins Specialized Transportation ContractingRandy Jennings has a guest column in yesterday’s Nfld News titled What is economic development? Yawn? Nosiree. It is a benign title for a hard-hitting piece.  (I assume the headline was crafted by the editorial staff at the paper, hence my...



Broadband deployment means jobs by Blandin on Broadband on Dec 24, 2011 in economic development, MN, education, FundingThe Red Wing Republican Eagle reports… A $200,000 grant will boost Hiawatha Broadband Communications and give Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical a new curriculum niche. The Minnesota Department for Employment and Economic Development r...



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