Economic Gateway http://lakescorridor.com Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation News RSS Feed Sat, 20 Jul 2019 11:05:45 -0700 en-us Intern Spotlight: Cassy Olesen http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=21044 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Tue, 16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0700 By: Laura Nielsen Cassy Olesen is currently the summer intern for Spencer Radio Group. She is majoring in Journalism and Mass Communications at Iowa State University with a minor in Entrepreneurshi... Intern Spotlight: Brock Jungjohan http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=21038 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Tue, 09 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0700 By: Laura Nielsen Brock Jungjohan, a 2018 graduate from Spirit Lake High School, is the Marketing Intern at annLeo. Located in Milford, annLeo helps healthcare facilities get the staff they need by... OEI 2019: Meet the Class http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=21039 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Tue, 09 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Buena Vista University Joseph Lind - Belton, MO Junior, Business: Finance, Financial Decision Making & Sport Business Lincoln Rock - Mahtomedi, MN Junior, Business: Corporate Fina... Intern Spotlight: Luke Thompson http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=21026 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Tue, 02 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0700 By: Laura Nielsen Luke Thompson, a 2018 graduate of Okoboji High School, is a mechanical engineer intern for the summer at 966 Industries, located in Milford. He just finished up his first year at ... Intern Spotlight: Rachel Harmon http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=21021 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0700 By: Laura Nielsen Rachel Harmon is the Marketing Solutions Intern at Blink Marketing this summer. She is studying Graphic Design at South Dakota State University. Having graduated from Okoboji High... University of Iowa Hydrology Report - Flooding in the Iowa Great Lakes http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20975 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0700 June 4, 2019   Jen Johnson-Ross Community Development Manager Iowa Great Lakes Association 712-330-1178 jennypattyjohnson@yahoo.com     University of Iowa Hyd... Creating an Inclusive Corridor http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=21034 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Thu, 13 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0700 This was a busy week in the Iowa Lakes Corridor! On the evening of Tuesday, June 11, the community came together for a screening of "Do We Belong?" at the Spencer Community Theater. A p... Lighthouse Summer Concert Series http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20890 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Thu, 16 May 2019 00:00:00 -0700   Contact: Lee Dutfield                                              &nbs... Miller named Consultant Connect Top 50 Economic Developers of 2019 http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20876 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Mon, 13 May 2019 00:00:00 -0700       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE      Contact: Carla Sones Consultant Connect PO Box 50664 Kalamazoo, MI 49005 269.207.4982 carla@con... Round Lake Vineyards & Winery Updates http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20850 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Thu, 02 May 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Round Lake Vineyards & Winery Wins Double Gold and Goes 6 for 6 in 2019 International Wine Competition   Result are in for the 2019 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition (FLIWC) ... Workforce Resources 101: Federal Bonding Program http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20705 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Thu, 28 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0700 What is it? The Federal Bonding Program provides a business insurance policy to protect employers who hire "at-risk" individuals that can be hard-to-place in the workforce. This fidelity ... Call for Nominations http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20632 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0700 The nominating committee of the Iowa Lakes Corridor Board of Directors invites members to submit names of possible candidates for board seats from Dickinson and Emmet counties. ... Spirit Lake ranks #41 for Most Dynamic Micropolitan http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20585 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The Walton Family Foundation recently released the Most Dynamic Micropolitans Index ranking 531 micropolitan areas throughout the United States. Ranking at #41, Spirit Lake was the lone Iowa micropoli... February 2019 Quarterly Meeting http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20574 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Thank you to everyone who attended Wednesday's Quarterly Investor Meeting at the beautiful new Majestic Pavilion in Arnolds Park! Turnout was great and the audience learned a&n... 2019 Corridor legislative agenda prioritizes workforce, water quality http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20461 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Thu, 07 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation debuted its priorities for the 2019 legislative session Wednesday, February 6th in Des Moines.   The Corridor was one of dozens of econo... Additional Opportunities to Apply for Registered Apprenticeship Funding http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20409 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Thu, 31 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800   ... Laborshed Employment Study http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20363 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Laborshed employment study to be conducted in the Iowa Lakes Corridor Region   The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation (Corridor) is partnering with Iowa Workforce Development (IWD)... Get A Lakes Life Stories http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20284 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Thu, 10 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The Dailey Family: Jenni Daily and her family moved to the lakes of northwest Iowa region from western Nebraska.With countless opportunities for fun and entertainment, Jenni, a program manager at R... PDU Cables™ Announces production expansion to Estherville http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20290 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Thu, 10 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Contact:                                ... Happy New Year! http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20211 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Fri, 28 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 A new year means a fresh start and an opportunity to look forward to your goals and make resolutions for the coming year. Maybe you're looking to lose some of that weight, especially after the rec... A "Dash" of Leadership http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20157 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Fri, 21 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Let’s talk reindeer.   Can we all agree Rudolph got a bit lucky. A foggy night, a nose so bright, and, HO HO HO, you’re the most famous reindeer of all. Talent, meet timing. ... Young Professionals Spotlight: Brandon Rohrig http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20137 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Tue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Brandon Rohrig was recognized as the Young Professional of the Year at the our annual Business Recognition Luncheon on November 14th. We thought we'd talk with him about himself, the Lakes Area Yo... Northern Iowa & Southern Minnesota Wine Trail http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20151 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Tue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact Brianna Werner, MBA (507)-514-6177 | brianna.werner@keyc.com Southern Minnesota Northern Iowa Wine Trail Adventure Begins At Th... Winter Fun Photo Contest http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=20012 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 We know that there are always activities available when you live in the Lakes Region of Northwest Iowa, but we need your help to show others too! Through our GetALakesLife campaign, we want to sh... Local Christmas Shopping http://lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events/?item=19937 lakescorridor.com/ilcdc/news-&-events Wed, 28 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The Holidays are upon us! Christmas music can be heard everywhere you go, shopping is very much underway. Those who are really on top of things may already have all of their gifts purchased, but ...