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For the first time since Allegiant Air started its direct Duluth-Las Vegas service in 2006, it is suspending the twice-weekly flights. It’s a seasonal suspension during Duluth’s slow time, according...
Last week, all seemed quiet at the new La Quinta Inn & Suites under construction on Maple Grove Road in Duluth. With windows in and most of the brickwork done, the exterior work was nearing completion.
The Entrepreneur Fund is launching a program to help Cook County businesses grow. The initiative — called enfuse: Cook County — is designed to help businesses in the county increase revenue, reach new markets and adapt to seasonal changes in the local economy. The effort will connect Cook County businesses and entrepreneurs with the information and financing they need to grow their businesses.
For the past year, it's been one quarter after another of record sales for Ikonics Corp. So it comes as no surprise that the publicly traded Duluth company is reporting record sales for 2014 — $18.5 million, a 6 percent increase over 2013. However, earnings for the imaging technology company were down 5 percent in 2014, according to the company's annual financial statement.
Dunkin' Donuts is, indeed, coming to Duluth. But not this spring as initially promised.
Arlette Abrahamson helps small businesses get subcontracting jobs on projects that receive government money. She works with woman-owned, minority-owned, veteran-owned and other small companies to get the certifications they need so they can vie for jobs on projects that receive at least $1.5 million in federal money or at least $650,000 for related products and services.
Savvy moves by a new Cloquet business are giving it a growing customer base and early profits. But along the way, its tactics have caused resentment among competitors. A year...
When the first Vision light jets are built in Duluth and delivered to buyers probably late this year, Cirrus Aircraft will have created a new category of airplane. The single-engine...
Cirrus Aircraft plane deliveries are up. The company added 300 jobs in the past three years. And the long-awaited production start of its new light jet is nearing. The company's lean years from the economic recession — which saw shipments of its single-engine piston planes plummet 60 percent and its staff shrink by the hundreds — are over. The Duluth-based aircraft manufacturer is on a roll. Its plane shipments — the preferred industry term for unit sales — increased in 2014 for the second year in a row.
As Duluth-based Cirrus Aircraft nears production of its new Vision SF-50 light jet, the company faces a problem. It’s in dire need of more production space. To ensure that the...