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Whether you’re looking for company announcements, news about the EDC, or just want to know more about what’s happening in Grand Forks, we’re your one-stop shop for everything that’s going on in the region.

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Top 10 – December 2021

1. New Year, New Look! Check out our new, beautifully designed website! We’ve been working on this project since last spring and are excited for its unveiling. Please forgive any errors as we are s...

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Career Impact Academy Announces $645,000 Total Investments

The Career Impact Academy announces $645,000 more commitments to support development of the career and technical education center in Grand Forks. The donations will be used to unlock matching grant do...

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Career Impact Academy Announces $425,000 Total Investments

The Career Impact Academy announces a $100,000 commitment from Northridge Construction, $100,000 from Construction Engineers, $50,000 from Crary Real Estate, $50,000 from the Lunn family, $50,000 from...

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Career Impact Academy Announces $725,000 Total Investments

The Career Impact Academy announces a $400,000 commitment from Grand Forks County, $150,000 from a prominent businessman who wishes to remain anonymous, $100,000 from Edgewood Healthcare, $50,000 from...

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Fufeng Group Ltd. Selects Grand Forks as U.S. Manufacturing Site

by Greta Silewski, Grand Forks City Public Affairs Manager In what could be the largest private sector investment in the city’s history, Fufeng Group Ltd. has chosen Grand Forks, ND for its first U....

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Grand Forks Region Top 10 – October 2021

Can you keep up with the progress on the Career Impact Academy? We barely can. Last month we received several donations from community partners, and we want to express our gratitude again for helping ...

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Career Impact Academy Announces $300,000 Total Investments

The Career Impact Academy announces a $125,000 commitment from Lunseth Plumbing and Heating Company, $100,000 from the Forum Communications Flexible Fund at the Community Foundation of Grand Forks, Ea...

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Baumbach Awarded Economic Developer of the Year, EDC Awarded Project of the Year

Brandon Baumbach, director of business development at the Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation (EDC), was awarded the Economic Development Association of North Dakota’s (EDND) Economi...

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Cruger and Team Win Governor’s 2021 Main Street Award

Governor Burgum awarded Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation’s workforce development manager, Becca Cruger, and contributing team members the 21st Century Workforce Award at the Main ...

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Career Impact Academy Announces Significant Investments Including $1 Million Commitment from Altru

The Career Impact Academy announces a $1 million commitment from Altru Health System to support development of the career and technical education center in Grand Forks. Other commitments include $100,...

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Grand Forks Region Top 10 – September 2021

Progress on the Career Impact Academy is moving fast. In the past month, we helped host a charette, chose a location, and updated the School Board. Check out the recaps here: –Committee gathers inpu...

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Burgum Appoints Cruger to North Dakota Workforce Development Council

Governor Doug Burgum has appointed Becca Cruger, workforce development manager at the Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation (EDC), to the North Dakota Workforce Development Council. The ...

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