Archive for the tag 'Montana'

Jul 09 2010

Tester’s Small Business Opportunity Past Workshops on YouTube

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Friday, July 9th  -  This is being broadcast live on the Internet
8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Flathead Valley Community College
Kalispell, MT
Part Workshops – See bottom of linked page
Senator Tester will host a Small Business Opportunity Workshop in Kalispell in early July.  The event will focus on entrepreneurship, access to capital (such as loans, grants, and tax [...]

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Jul 09 2010

Upcoming Event – Compete Smart in Billings

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October 7-8, 2010
MMEC’s premier conference for
MONTANA MANUFACTURERS
Co-hosted by MMEC and NorthWestern Energy
at the Holiday Inn Grand Montana in Billings.
Opportunity! Change the Game
MEET KEYNOTE SPEAKER
JEFF METTS
Come, hear how this courageous company leader stepped off the edge for new opportunity to lift his company above the morass of foreign competition in
“A Time To Be Bold”
Complete Info

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May 12 2010

Interesting Montana Stories

Published by Admin - Rick under Butte, Missoula

Butte:
Butte employers report improved business climate
Missoula:
Hellgate students win award with ball-kicking robot Mr. T

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Montana Cooperative Development Center Receives Government Funding (0)

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Apr 12 2010

Montana Cities gets Top Rating for Cycling.

Published by Admin - Rick under Billings, Missoula

Billings, MT was ranked #37 by Bicycling magazine among cities over with at least 100,000 people. Missoula was also a highly ranked smaller city.
In 2008 League of American Bicyclists awarded Missoula the Silver in its Bicycle Friendly Community Program and Billings received the Bronze award.
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Simple Tags: bicycle lanes, bicycle routes, bicycling magazine, Billings, [...]

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Sep 18 2009

Montana Cooperative Development Center Receives Government Funding

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A Great Falls-based nonprofit that provides technical assistance to cooperatives was awarded a $200,000 grant Tuesday from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
The grant to Montana Cooperative Development Center, Inc., was part of approximately $4.8 million in grants announced by Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan.  Keep Reading Article
By Tribune Staff • September 16, 2009
Publisher:  Great Falls [...]

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Sep 16 2009

Sweet Harvest for Montana Sugar Beet Growers

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Profits are at a 28-year high — with prices nearing $50 a ton — thanks in part to a world sugar shortage. Mike Hoffer with Western Sugar Cooperative says farmers in the Billings area are seeing a bumper crop, with an average yield of 31 tons per acre.  Complete Story
Published September 14 2009
By: The [...]

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Sep 15 2009

Gov. Brian Schweitzer makes more Wind for Power news

Published by Admin - Rick under Montana

Schweitzer said the trip yielded new opportunities and investments in Montana for wind projects in the state.
“It was a great opportunity to build and grow energy business in Montana and create more high-paying jobs for workers in our state,” Schweitzer said.
Schweitzer said European companies are interested in investing in Montana because the state has “some [...]

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Sep 11 2009

Montana Wind for Profit

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Great Falls man harnesses wind power for business
Posted: Sep 9, 2009 06:06 PM
Matt Austin Reporting for KRTV
You don’t have to drive to a wind farm to see Montana’s potential energy future – in fact, you may just have to look over at your neighbor’s yard.
Scott Palmer founded Wind Power of Montana, a wind turbine business [...]

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Sep 10 2009

A Bozeman’s Couple’s Simple Idea Hits the NFL

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Who says there are no more simple profitable ideas.
Bozeman couple’s ice boot scores with NFL teams
By GAIL SCHONTZLER Chronicle Staff Writer
Sometimes the best ideas are the simplest.
A Bozeman couple has invented a neat solution to a problem faced by millions of athletes n how to hold ice on an injured ankle or foot in a [...]

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