1,450 sophomores expected at Expo Nov. 2

The 5th annual Northern Valley Career Expo Wednesday, Nov. 2 at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks will introduce 1,450 sophomores to career opportunities in northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota. Attendees from 33 high schools will tour a showcase floor where there will be more than 130 hands-on exhibit booths to engage students and …

Top 10 May 2016

Brandon Baumbach joined the EDC team as our business development projects coordinator and he hit the ground running, meeting with community leaders in Northwood, Larimore, and Grand Forks and joining the Metropolitan Planning Organization planning committee as the EDC rep. Elbit Systems America, a leading Israeli based unmanned systems company, made history in North Dakota …

Brandon Baumbach, Business Development Projects Coordinator

Brandon Baumbach joins Grand Forks Region EDC

The Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation has hired Brandon Baumbach as its business development projects coordinator. Baumbach will work with communities throughout Grand Forks County to identify economic development priorities and opportunities to support business recruitment, expansion and retention projects. He is also coordinating the EDC’s involvement in regional workforce recruitment and retention initiatives …

Northrop Grumman breaks ground on $10 million facility

By Brandi Jewett, Grand Forks Herald Brisk North Dakota winds greeted guests Thursday in the midst of an active construction site for Northrop Grumman’s groundbreaking ceremony near Grand Forks  The defense contractor became the first tenant of Grand Sky business and technology park to turn up topsoil, even if it was with ceremonial shovels and …

Groundbreaking on Grand Sky project represents years of preparation

By Brandi Jewett, Forum News Service Behind a mound of prairie dirt piled high Wednesday lies a glimpse into the future of the unmanned aircraft systems industry in Grand Forks County. The dirt will be spread and primed for shovels wielded by people whose work in the last few years will culminate in the official …