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Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Social Enterprise Program Expands to 41 CountiesUp to 7 will be selected; 2-year Initiators Fellowship application opens May 15Little Falls, Minn. -- The Initiators Fellowship, launched by the Initiative Foundation of Little Falls in 2016, is expanding to include the regions of Southwest Initiative Foundation and West Central Initiative, covering a total of 41 counties in Greater ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Papers/Research
Monday, May 06, 2019
PRODUCTIVE ALTERNATIVES AND ALEXANDRIA OPPORTUNITIES CENTER TO MERGE Fergus Falls (May 6, 2019) Productive Alternatives and Alexandria Opportunities Center are pleased to announce plans to merge organizations. The combined non-profit agencies will retain the name Productive Alternatives and will provide a continuum of employment services to over 500 individuals with disabilities. “The ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, May 06, 2019
HELP WANTED!!  Want to work in the 2020 Census Operations?  In your Community?  Census Day, April 1, 2020 is coming soon, but Census Operations begin this summer 2019, and will continue intermittently through the summer of 2020.  Who is eligible?  We are seeking people of all ages (18+), and hours will be flexible.  Weekly pay, mileage reimbursement, and paid training are all part of the ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Monday, April 15, 2019
Reel in Resort Guests – Boost Your Summer Business  Let’s sing and shout, “The ice is out!” With the spring weather here, it’s time to think aboutsummer -- when nearly 250,000 people visit Otter Tail County. It’s time to lure them to Fergus Falls and your business with the Chamber’s Resort Packets.  What Are Resort Packets: We deliver blue “Visit Fergus Falls” bags full of information to 40 ...read more
Categories: Economic, Chamber, Press Release
Monday, April 08, 2019
Rock Steady Boxing Fergus Falls Empowers People Living with Parkinson’s Disease to Fight Back During Parkinson’s Awareness Month   This April, Rock Steady Boxing Fergus Falls, located at Lake Region Healthcare’s Health & Wellness Hub, will join millions in observing Parkinson’s Awareness Month.Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative movement disorder which can cause deterioration of motor skills, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
Chamber Board Focuses on Strengthening Small Businesses – Spring Training Announced   One of the Fergus Falls Chamber Board’s priorities this year is to build up the resources the Chamber provides for its members. This spring, we will offer members high-quality training on topics that address challenges in the workplace and help our members be successful. Registration is open on the Chamber’s ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release, Economic, General News Article