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PDU Cables™ Announces production expansion to Estherville

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Contact:                                                                                                              Troy Peterson, President, PDU Cables (612) 819-1927,   PDU Cables™ Announces production expansion to Estherville, Iowa.      MINNETONKA – December 27, 2018 - Recent growth in PDU...
2018 Business Recognition Award Winners

Thursday, November 15, 2018

The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation once again recognized great achievement by local businesses Wednesday at the organization’s annual Business Recognition Luncheon at the Clay...
Spencer Hospital Adds 3D Mammography Technology

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Spencer Hospital has added three-dimensional mammography technology to its array of diagnostic imaging  services for enhanced patient care.  Three-dimensional (3D) mammography combines traditional mammography with advanced...
Spine surgeon relocates to Northwest Iowa

Friday, December 16, 2016

Experienced spine specialist Dr. Daniel J. McGuire has relocated his practice, Iowa Spine Care PLC, to northwest Iowa. Associated with Northwest Iowa Bone, Joint and...
Spencer Hospital: "Healthier Together"

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Hospital leaders and healthcare professionals across the country continue to expand their focus from caring for people with illnesses to include keeping people well through...
GrapeTree Medical Staffing named to Inc. 5000

Friday, August 26, 2016

GrapeTree Medical Staffing in Milford was recently named to Inc. magazine's Inc. 5000, a prestigious list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country.  GrapeTree is No. 1,205...
Iowa Lakes Corridor welcomes new staff

Monday, June 27, 2016

The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation would like to welcome to its team two new hires: Katrina McCarty and Tim Weideman.  Katrina will be acting as...
HELP WANTED: Part-Time Bookkeeper

Monday, June 22, 2015

  Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation Part-time Bookkeeper The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is seeking a Part-Time Bookkeeper to start tentatively August 1st. The Part-time Bookkeeper obtains...
New Lending Fund for Housing Unveiled

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation, Community Housing Initiatives, area lenders and large employers announce the launch of the Iowa Lakes Corridor Housing Fund. Created to...
Pure Fishing Job Fair

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Pure Fishing, a world leader in the fishing tackle industry, is holding an onsite Job Fair this week on Thursday, October 9 from 3:00 pm...
Simonsen Iron Works to host job fair

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Contract Manufacturing Company, Simonsen Iron Works, is seeing tremendous demand for its services. The growing, family owned business will be holding a job fair on...
Spencer Area Jobs Trust Internships come to a close

Monday, September 29, 2014

Spencer-area college students recently finished up their summer internships through the Spencer Area Jobs Trust Internship program. Erik Forslund, Nicholas O’Brien, Cara Vale and Jordan...
Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute 2014

Monday, July 28, 2014

9th Annual Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute Set for August 3-8 SPENCER— The ninth annual Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute is scheduled to take place August 3-8, at the Iowa...
Corridor Elects Officers, New Directors

Friday, July 25, 2014

Corridor Elects New Board Members and Officers SPENCER— The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation announced new officers and members have been elected for fiscal year 2014-2015,...
Manufacturing 101 Spotlight: Temi Otaniyi

Thursday, June 19, 2014

The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is conducting the June session of the Manufacturing 101 workshop, and Temi Otaniyi, a participant in the program, is...
Crown Clinics wins People's Choice Award

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Sue Brugman, President of Crown Clinics, won the Dream Big Grow Here People’s Choice Award at EntreFEST in Iowa City last week. Hundreds of people...
Corridor launches Manufacturing 101

Friday, May 16, 2014

The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is sponsoring Manufacturing 101: Learn to Earn, short courses designed for adults and 2014 high school graduates. There will...
Corridor participates in BEST of Iowa interviews

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation has begun its 2014 Business Expansion & Strategic Trends (BEST) of Iowa interviews, previously known in the Corridor as...


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