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Minnesota finishes 3rd on best state ranking

Minnesota was ranked the third best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Minnesota ranks 15th lowest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

Minnesota finished 38th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

ALBERT LEA-FREEBORN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Allied Home Health, INC is offering a Free Monthly Blood Pressure and Foot Care Clinic to citizens in the Albert Lea Community to be held June 7

In support of our community’s health and wellness, Allied Home Health, Inc. is offering a free Blood Pressure and Foot Care Clinic to the citizens of Albert Lea!

ALEXANDRIA LAKES AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Wake Up Alexandria to be held June 7

Join us for Wake Up Alexandria hosted by Legacy of the Lakes Museum on Friday, June 7 from 7:30 - 8:30 am!

St. Catherine University ranks 43rd best for library studies, study finds

St. Catherine University finished in a tie for 43rd in a ranking of best library and information studies programs by U.S. News that examined 51 campuses around the nation.

Mayo Clinic rated top employer in Minnesota, study finds

Mayo Clinic employs 41,691 workers in Minnesota, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

ALEXANDRIA LAKES AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Noontime Knowledge to be held June 17

Noontime Knowledge is a one-hour informative lunch opportunity held the third Monday of each month from 12 - 1 pm at Broadway Ballroom.

University of Minnesota ranks 20th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

University of Minnesota finished 20th in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Scott County has fastest growing local economy in Minnesota

Scott County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Minnesota in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in Minnesota

Carleton College, Saint Cloud State University and Macalester College top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in Minnesota in 2016

ALBERT LEA-FREEBORN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Free Monthly Dementia Caregiver Support Group to be held June 19

Allied Home Health Inc. of Albert Lea, MN, in support of our community’s health and wellness, will be hosting a free monthly Dementia Caregiver Support Group.

ALEXANDRIA LAKES AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Wake Up Alexandria! to be held June 21

Join us for Wake Up Alexandria hosted by Butterfly Hill Nature Preschool on Friday, June 21 from 7:30 - 8:30 am!

Minnesota Chamber official: USMCA would be good for Minnesota's agricultural industry

Minnesota Chamber official: USMCA would be good for Minnesota's agricultural industry

Mahnomen County ranks the poorest of Minnesota counties, study finds

Mahnomen County was ranked the poorest county in Minnesota in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities ranks 21st best in the nation for its graduate education program, study finds

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities finished 21st in a ranking of best education schools by U.S. News that examined 258 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in the U.S.

Carleton College, Saint Cloud State University and Macalester College top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in the state in 2016

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