Auto Care Collision Center Earns Official Certification and Prestigious Top Automaker Recognition

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HERMANTOWN ‐ Auto Care Collision Center has been officially Certified by Assured Performance, a non-profit consumer advocacy organization for maintaining the right tools, equipment, training, and facility necessary to repair the participating Automaker brand vehicles according to the manufacturer’s specifications. In achieving their Certification, Auto Care Collision Center is now an integral part of the most advanced repair capable and efficient auto body repair network in the world. Adding to their credentials, Auto Care Collision Center is officially recognized by Assured Performance, FCA, GM, Ford, Nissan, and Hyundai.

To become Certified and officially recognized by the various Automakers, Auto Care Collision Center passed the rigorous Certification process essential to help ensure a proper and safe repair of the new generation

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Contact:
Madeleine Rush
651-214-6937
madeleine@goffpublic.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 13, 2017

What: More Than Pink™ Bowling Tournament hosted by Miller Hill Mall

Where: Skyline Lanes
4894 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

When: Thursday, April 27
4:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Details: On Thursday, April 27, Miller Hill Mall will host the More Than Pink™ Bowling Tournament with space donated by Skyline Lanes and all proceeds benefiting Susan G. Komen®. After a welcome happy hour at 4:30 p.m., 24 teams will compete in games of “poker bowling,” a variation of bowling that incorporates the element of chance, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. The night’s winning team will receive a Miller Hill Mall prize

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Senator Klobuchar to Hold Northeast Minnesota Infrastructure Summit

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will be in Duluth on Tuesday, April 11th at 2:00 p.m. to discuss regional infrastructure needs and raise awareness for regional infrastructure priorities with Northeastern Minnesotans. Joining Senator Klobuchar will be leaders from the Minnesota Department of Transportation, the Duluth Seaway Port Authority, regional airports, Building Trades Union officials, and local city officials including the Range Association of Municipalities and Schools. Anyone interested in regional infrastructure investment should plan on attending.

Tuesday, April 11th

 
Northeast Minnesota Infrastructure Summit
2:00-3:30 pm
St. Louis County Public Safety Campus
2030 N Arlington Ave
Duluth, MN 55811

Please RSVP to kyle_olson@klobuchar.senate.gov if you are able to attend.

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9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit in Duluth on Sunday

March 30, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Arrowhead Builders Association is pleased to welcome to Duluth, the 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit to Duluth this Sunday, April 2nd to kick off the 51st Annual Arrowhead Home and Builder Show at the DECC.

At the show this year will be a display of the most infamous event in American history that has never before been seen the in the Arrowhead Region. The 9/11 NEVER FORGET MOBILE EXHIBIT is a traveling museum that pays tribute to all of those whose lives were sacrificed on September 11, 2001. This museum provides interactive education; including artifacts from the towers, documentary videos, recordings of the first responder radio transmissions and live tours from FDNY firefighters

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Ken Johnson, President & CEO
Email: kjohnson@banknorthshore.com
Phone: 218-722-4784
April 3, 2017

DULUTH, MN – April 3, 2017 – North Shore Bank of Commerce is pleased to announce Patricia Stolee as Human Resources Director. Patricia brings with her a wealth of experience in Human Resources leadership having worked in a variety of industries including engineering consulting, healthcare, media and government.

“We are very excited to welcome Patricia to our leadership team,” said Ken Johnson, President & CEO of North Shore Bank. “Her vast background in human resources will provide valuable insight and direction as our staff and service offerings continue to grow.”

Prior to accepting the position with North Shore Bank, Patricia

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 16, 2017

Contact: Ken Johnson, President & CEO
Email: kjohnson@banknorthshore.com
Phone: 218-722-4784

DULUTH, MN – March 16, 2017 – North Shore Bank of Commerce is pleased to announce multiple staff promotions, including Patricia Swenson to Trust Systems Operations Manager, Jake Anderson to Trust Risk Operations Manager, Marty MacLean to Trust Operational & Project Manager and Samantha Krsiean to Trust Administrator.

Patricia Swenson has worked with North Shore Bank for over thirty years, with much of her career in Trust Operations. Her long track record of success in problem solving and history with Trust make her an excellent Trust Systems Operations Manager. Outside work, Pat dedicated time and energy to the John Beargrease Sled

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 9, 2017
Contact: Ken Johnson, President & CEO
Email: kjohnson@banknorthshore.com
Phone: 218-722-4784

DULUTH, MN – March 9, 2017 – North Shore Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Jeffrey Cadwell and Bob Howe to Senior Trust Executive, and of Denise Heidman to Individual Retirement Account Specialist.

Jeffrey Cadwell has been a part of the North Shore Bank team since 1984, joining the Trust Division in 1991. As Senior Trust Executive, Cadwell will provide leadership in trust administration strategies as well as assisting our clients with wealth preservation, protection and growth of assets, along with estate planning. Jeff is a Certified Trust Advisor (CTFA) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA, inactive). He

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If selected for this year’s grant, Duluth’s iconic and underutilized buildings will become rallying points for the local workforce.

The region’s professional networking think tank NORTHFORCE is an official finalist for the 2017 Knight Cities Challenge. Each year, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation financially supports innovative ideas aimed at making communities more successful through the attraction and retainment of talent, specifically by breaking down divides and spurring civic involvement.

A collaboration overseen by APEX (Area Partner for Economic Expansion) and the Northspan Group, NORTHFORCE is dedicated to connecting career seekers with professional opportunities in northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin. Among other activities, the NORTHFORCE team maintains the region’s go-to job post site, northforce.org, and also coordinates Mentor

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Dear Valued Business,

On behalf of the College of St. Scholastica’s student-conducted Economic Research Team, we are writing in hopes that you will participate in our short Business Confidence Survey. This survey’s results are a vital portion of our work to assess the economic vitality of a specific 15 county region in Northeastern Minnesota and Northwestern Wisconsin.

This biannually distributed survey allows local businesses and policymakers access to measures of growth and progress in the region. Additionally, by gathering key local economic indicators and trend information, the survey’s results help us support business owners.

In combination with the University of Minnesota-Duluth and the University of Wisconsin-Superior, our research provides a unique snapshot of how the regional business community views its

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Contact: Lisa Neitzel, Surge Communications
Phone:  (218) 409-4075
Email: lisa@surgetoday.com

NEWS CONTACT: Val Wojtysiak, 218-879-4663, Ext. 200, val@reliablemn.com

CLOQUET/HERMANTOWN, MN, SUPERIOR, WI: (Friday, February 24, 2017) – Reliable Insurance Agency, based out of Cloquet, continues to expand due to excellent client service and performance. Since 2012, Reliable has opened two new branches in Hermantown and Superior, Wisconsin to better serve clients. To meet the growth needs, the agency has added two new staff members: Kristen Modean and Andrew Hjelle. Both will be excellent additions to the agency staff.

Kristen is a Duluth native, graduated from UMD with a Bachelors In Business Administration with a Human Resources Management major. She joined Reliable Agency in 2017. She

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