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Jobless numbers in October presented a mixed bag across the region, according to figures released Tuesday morning by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, with some areas showing slight increases in the unemployment, some inching slightly lower and some remaining u…

Despite being in a job she enjoyed and sitting as a Waseca City Council member, Ann Fitch said it was an easy decision accepting the job offer to lead the Waseca Area Chamber of Commerce.

Unemployment rates across the region dropped last month to levels not seen since late last century, according to figures released Tuesday by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.

Bernie Gaytko, president and CEO of First National Bank in Waseca, has been elected vice chairman of the Independent Community Bankers of Minnesota (ICBM) during the association’s annual convention August 10-12.

Growing income, bringing younger people to the community and increasing multi-family housing were among the priorities presented to Waseca’s Economic Development Authority Friday morning.

Deml Ford Lincoln's Angie Bohannon is one of 704 Ford dealership personnel from across the nation recognized for delivering the highest level of sales and customer satisfaction in Ford Motor Company's 2016 Employee Excellence program.

The ROOTS Award was presented to Winegar, Inc. for being in business in the Waseca area for 30 or more years. Pictured: Jeff Sampson, Paul Goedtl, Buddy Ryan, Tim Wenzel

Janesville State Bank and Roundbank Waseca will sponsor Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton and Waseca Senior high school students for BestPrep’s Minnesota Business Venture career and leadership development summer camp. A student from each school will receive a full sponsorship for the program cove…

A report completed for the city of Waseca shows how retail dollars flowed in and out of town last year, information the city’s economic development coordinator hopes can guide entrepreneurs and existing businesses.

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