Ice is Never 100% Safe!

Minnesota State Parks and Trails  spnSteoodrMeo4b0m02cmt9m 53l424:a61eP 20l55uhN6 30fr8v31067   ·  It’s that time of the year when we bring you the important message that there is no such thing as 100% safe ice. Many factors determine how strong ice is, including thickness, temperature, water […]


High school juniors & seniors: a great opportunity to find out if a career in early childhood is right for you – at no cost! For more information: Annette Weaver, 320-629-5134 Pine Technical & Community College T.E.A.C.H. Scholarships

Women’s Business Alliance

The Entrepreneur Fund’s Women’s Business Alliance is dedicated to supporting women entrepreneurs by giving them the tools they need to thrive. With programs tailored specifically by women, for women – they can help your business grow to new heights. For more […]

Free At-Home COVID Test Kits

The State of MN is offering free at-home COVID test kits. You can order two two-packs of tests per household / address online at:

Business Tips

Have remote workers? Here are some tips on how to make a workplace employees will want to return to.  

State of Manufacturing

Enterprise Minnesota is holding their State of Manufacturing event at Pine Technical & Community College in Pine City on Thursday, December 8th from 9:30 – 11:30 AM. The event is free to attend, but registration at the below link is […]

Updated Required Poster

The State of MN / Dept. of Labor & Industry has updated their required workplace posting with the changes to the minimum wage law for 2023, available for free here:

Business Tips

  Tips to scale your startup during an economic downturn.

Entrepreneur Fund

  The Entrepreneur Fund has financing and assistance available to businesses in Pine, Kanabec & Mille Lacs Counties. Find out more online at      

Business Tips

4 things you can do to “disconnect” from work over the Holidays.