Economic Gateway http://www.lakescorridor.com Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation News RSS Feed Mon, 21 May 2018 21:27:30 -0700 en-us Miller delivers opening keynote at Heartland Economic Development Course http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=17457 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Sun, 21 May 0400 15:26:54 -0800 Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation President & CEO Kiley Miller delivered the opening keynote address at Heartland Economic Development Course in April in Blue Springs, Missouri. Heart... Iowa Lakes Corridor receives award for business retention and expansion effort http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=17344 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 DES MOINES, Iowa – The Professional Developers of Iowa (PDI) honored economic development organizations from Ames, Ottumwa, Iowa Lakes Corridor, and West Central Iowa during the SMART Econo... New homes valued up to $250,000 now eligible for Spencer Quality Housing Initiative grants http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=17178 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On behalf of Spencer Area Jobs Trust, the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is excited to announce that new homes with total land and dwelling values up to $250,000 are now eligible for Spen... Studio 12 in Estherville hosting courses on contract law for entrepreneurs, computer programming http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=16202 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Sun, 21 May 2800 15:19:37 -0800 Interested in entrepreneurship, small business or computer programming? Studio 12 in Estherville has upcoming courses for you. "The Nuts & Bolts of Contract Law for Small Businesses & ... Register for Aileron at Okoboji Exploring Conscious Leadership http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=16205 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Sun, 21 May 2800 15:19:37 -0800 Better business starts with better leaders. If you're looking to improve your awareness level and leadership skills, then our partners at Aileron have the perfect course for you: Exploring Cons... Spencer Hospital Named One of the Nation’s Top Community Hospitals for Third Consecutive Year http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=16098 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Spencer Hospital has again been named one of the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the United States, earning the designation for the third consecutive year. The nation’s top h... Utilities, Iowa Lakes Corridor announce new industrial building for sale in Spirit Lake http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=15705 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa – Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative, Corn Belt Power Cooperative and the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation (Corridor) today announced completion of a speculative buildi... LDI CEO: "Glad to make Dickinson County our newest location" http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=15291 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Liberty Diversified International CEO announces 100 jobs in former Polaris plant MINNEAPOLIS -- Mike Fiterman, Chairman and CEO of family-owned Liberty Diversified International (LDI), announc... Spencer Ag Center honored with Iowa Venture Award http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=15070 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 West Des Moines, Iowa - The Iowa Area Development Group (IADG), on behalf of Iowa’s rural electric cooperatives, municipal utilities and independent telecommunication companies, honored sev... Government contracting opportunities presentation scheduled for Dec. 1 http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=14835 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The US Small Business Administration (SBA) has teamed up with America's SBDC at Iowa Lakes Community College to give an overview of governement contracting opportunities for Iowa small businesses.... From the CEO: For the holidays, a piece of the government pie http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=14836 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Government is big business. The biggest business, actually. The federal government consumed 20 percent of the Gross Domestic Product in Fiscal Year 2017, according to the US Office of Management an... List your properties on the LOIS lane http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=14645 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Kiley Miller Iowa Lakes Corridor CEO   As the designated regional partner for the Iowa Economic Development Authority and our state’s electric utilities, the Corridor has a seldom... Spencer Area Jobs Trust reimburses companies for providing internships http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=14320 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Spencer Area Jobs Trust recently reimbursed six employers for a portion of internship wages earned over the summer. The wages were reimbursed through the organization’s Internship Program... From the CEO: What legislative and policy issues matter most to you? http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=13936 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It’s fall, the season of kaleidoscopic leaves, clashing football helmets … and legislative agendas?   That’s right. As bright as a homecoming queen’s smile, polishe... Iowa Lakes Corridor shares career and education opportunities during Clay County Fair http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=13802 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Sun, 21 May 2400 15:05:37 -0800 Jobs, jobs, jobs!  Don't forget the degrees, degrees, degrees! Northwest Iowa has it all - opportunities to land a rewarding career or earn an education with benefits that last a l... From the CEO: "Other duties as assigned" http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=13719 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 “Other duties as assigned.” The most dangerous four words in employment. So you think you’re an accountant? Don’t forget the boss’s dry cleaning. Work in IT? That t... From the CEO: Job creation, community development stem from cooperation http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=13606 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Kiley Miller, Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation President & CEO Teamwork and customer service. Those are the two indispensables of economic development. Which makes a particular ci... Explore careers, the ‘Lakes Life’ at Opportunities Hub during Clay County Fair http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=13611 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Area employers are sending a clear message: “We’re hiring!” The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation will help share this good news during the Clay County Fair, Sept. 9-17,... Get A Lakes Life: Find opportunity, fun in the lakes of northwest Iowa http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=13199 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Sun, 21 May 4000 15:00:53 -0800 You can find opportunities in many places, but you have to look harder to find the right combination of opportunity and fun. The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is telling folks to ... Visit the Corridor's Northwest Iowa Opportunities Hub at the Clay County Fair http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=12941 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 You could be nurse pretty much anywhere. You could work in a manufacturing plant just about anywhere. And you could find a career in agriculture in many places, too. But why not explore one of... Iowa Lakes Corridor hires Carlson as summer office assistant http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=12416 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is pleased to welcome Blake Carlson to its team this summer as office and events assistant. While with the Iowa Lakes Corridor, Carlson will assist s... Iowa Lakes Corridor receives $10,000 grant from Iowa Area Development Group Community Foundation http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=12349 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ESTHERVILLE, Iowa – The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation received a $10,000 grant to support the Iowa Lakes Corridor’s Five by Five Campaign and encourage its replication to oth... IGL TeleConnect expands wireless service to Dickens and Terril http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=12259 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 IGL TeleConnect, the area’s fastest growing internet service provider, has announced that it is now able to provide internet service in Dickens and Terril. The company is also expanding their fo... 3 Spencer Iowa Hospital nurses honored among state's top 100 http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=11956 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Local nurses Ben Armstrong, Laura Manwarren and Brenda Tiefenthaler will be honored at a celebration in Des Moines on Sunday, May 7 as three of Iowa’s 100 Great Nurses for 2017. The 100 Great... Spencer a finalist for statewide Technology Community of the Year Award http://www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=10806 www.lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Spencer is a finalist for the Technology Community of the Year Prometheus Award, the Technology Association of Iowa and LWBJ announced. The Prometheus Awards have recognized innovation in Iowa...