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Valley Prosperity Partnership released action-oriented report to shape Valley’s economic future

The VPP released a 62-page report that lays out six action oriented goals focused on sustained economic growth for the entire Red River Valley in both North Dakota and Minnesota. Workforce attraction, development and retention Water security for the Valley Research capacity and relevancy Entrepreneurial activity and output Infrastructure investment Improving outside perceptions of the […]

Fargo – no longer defined by a movie or TV show

No matter what you think of the movie “Fargo” or the new FX television series “Fargo”, there’s no denying that the two have contributed to quite a bit of name recognition for our wonderful community (what kind of recognition may be up for debate). At the same time, a lot of people are singing our […]

Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC Launches Faith in Fargo Moorhead Web Page

The Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC has launched a Faith in Fargo Moorhead website page highlighting the various religious and faith-based options in the Fargo Moorhead Metro. The webpage was built in response to a need expressed by local investor companies and partner organizations. The information targets people who are new to the area or considering […]

1 Million Cups connects entrepreneurs and community

“Running a startup is terrifying and exhilarating.” Blaine Booher, an entrepreneur featured at a recent 1 Million Cups event, told a packed room about his experiences building and running a startup company called Clifton Labs. Clifton Labs provides computer engineering and software development. The company builds software and hardware solutions. Communication, taking ownership of projects […]

It’s a fun week for entrepreneurs in Fargo Moorhead

1Million Cups and Startup Weekend, WomenTwo entrepreneurial events this week start out the year (with more great events coming)! 1Million Cups Every Wednesday morning from January 22nd – February 26 at 9 a.m. Plains Art Museum 704 1st Avenue N, Fargo January 22nd Presenter: Dave Batcheller, Appareo Systems 1 Million Cups engages entrepreneurs around the […]

2014 Fargo Moorhead Magazine, hot off the press!

The 2014 issue of Livability Fargo, ND – Moorhead, MN is out and now available online! It highlights health, education, local flavor, and arts and culture in Greater Fargo Moorhead, providing you with a powerful tool to tell others about our community. We encourage you to share the online magazine with anyone considering relocating to […]

Frontier Airlines Announces Return to Fargo Market, November 9

Frontier Airlines has announced new nonstop service between Fargo and Denver with three weekly nonstop flights beginning on November 9, 2012. “We are pleased to hear Frontier Airlines is returning to Fargo Moorhead. Business and leisure travelers in our community and surrounding region are delighted to hear the good news,” said Shawn Dobberstein, executive director […]

West Fargo teacher calls four-week teacher internship “transformative”

Adam Gehlar, a social science teacher at the West Fargo STEM Center, spent four weeks in Sanford Health’s Office of Continuous Improvement learning about lean engineering. Employees at Sanford use lean engineering to evaluate and improve processes related to work spaces and workflows. “The experience opened my eyes to the possibilities for collaboration between business […]

John Deere Electronic Solutions celebrates 25 years of success in Fargo while Deere & Co., celebrates 175 years

In 2012, Deere & Company marked the 175th anniversary of its existence, which began when company founder John Deere successfullymanufactured and marketed the self-scouring plow in 1837. Things have changed tremendously since then. From the one-man shop at its inception, Deere currently has more than 60,000 employees worldwide. Today, John Deere designs and manufactures high-tech products […]