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2014-07-25 23:04:30

Top Executive Peer Advisory Forums Help Leaders Learn, Grow and Share Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Renaissance EXECUTIVE FORUMS, INC., (http://www.executiveforums.com) announced today that Chuck Jones, a former C-level executive with more than 30 years of leadership and management experience, has acquired the Minnesota operations of Renaissance EXECUTIVE FORUMS where he is the President and General Manager. Recognized nationally and internationally as one of the most...

2014-07-24 12:27:36

Partnership between Stratis Health, MPRO and MetaStar FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded a Quality Innovation Network - Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) contract to support its work improving health care for Medicare beneficiaries in Minnesota, Michigan and Wisconsin. The new contract takes effect Aug. 1, 2014. During the next five years, the QIN-QIO work will focus on health care...

2014-07-24 08:26:51

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magnetation LLC ("Magnetation") announced that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Central Time to discuss financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2014. The second quarter financial results will be available on https://magnetation.com/financial_reporting/ no later than August 8, 2014. To access the financial results and login information for the conference call, a party must...

2014-07-23 23:19:44

Proven to Help Minimize Patient Jaw Pain While Boosting Clinic Productivity Saint Paul, Minn. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 The Restful Jaw Company announces its latest innovation in dental comfort technology, the Restful Jaw®. The FDA-registered external device is clinically proven to help support the patient’s jaw while minimizing jaw pain, fatigue and soreness during dental procedures. As such, patients and dentists can experience shorter treatment times when patients do not need to...

2014-07-23 12:34:27

ATLANTA, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that certain Private Non-Profit Organizations (PNP) in Minnesota that do not provide critical services of a governmental nature may be eligible to apply for low interest rate disaster loans. These loans are available as a result of a Presidential disaster declaration for severe storms, high winds, flooding, landslides and mudslides from June 11 through July 11, 2014....

2014-07-23 12:30:55

Company Bolsters Executive Management Team to Increase Partnerships and Accelerate Growth MINNETONKA, Minn., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedNet Solutions, a global life sciences technology company specializing in clinical study management systems, is pleased to announce that M. Clareece West, a proven life sciences industry executive with over 25 years of experience, has been named Chief Operating Officer (COO). Clareece will be responsible for MedNet's day-to-day operating activities,...

2014-07-22 12:29:49

ST. PAUL, Minn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study conducted for the Minnesota Hospital Association confirms what many in health care have already warned: a shortage of primary care physicians will develop over the next 10 years. Every year, MHA collects health care workforce data from the majority of the state's hospitals. For the first time, MHA asked Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW), a global professional services company, to conduct a comprehensive review of the state...

2014-07-21 23:02:07

Children’s Cancer Research Fund announces grant to Momcology, a nationwide resource with Minnesota roots. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Children’s Cancer Research Fund is proud to award a grant of $10,000 to Momcology, a medical and social support community for mothers and primary caregivers of children diagnosed with cancer. The funding helps Momcology enhance the online experience for their community, develop healing and restorative retreats for moms and expand education and...

2014-07-21 23:00:34

PowerObjects is honored by Microsoft for achieving outstanding levels of sales achievement and innovation. MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 PowerObjects, a professional services firm 100% focused on providing service, support, education, and add-ons for Microsoft Dynamics CRM, has joined the prestigious 2014 Microsoft Dynamics Inner Circle, an elite group of the most strategic Microsoft Dynamics partners from across the globe with sales achievements that rank them in the...

2014-07-18 12:25:51

The Landing creates a gateway to the City of Chaska connecting the river to historic downtown MINNEAPOLIS, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeon, a leading nonprofit developer, has announced the grand opening of its first affordable housing development exclusively for senior residents in Chaska, Minn. on July 22, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Grand Opening event celebrates how The Landing apartments offer affordable housing for low-income senior residents while helping the City of...


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Chippewa National Forest
2013-11-21 12:56:10

Chippewa National Forest is a national forest located in northcentral Minnesota, United States, in the counties of Cass, Itasca, and Beltrami. The forest headquarters are located in Cass Lake, Minnesota. There are local ranger district offices in Deer River, Walker, and Blackduck. The forest encompasses 666,623 acres. Water is plentiful, with over 1,300 lakes, 923 miles of streams and rivers, and 400,000 acres of wetlands. The forest was established as the Minnesota Forest Reserve on...

Voyageurs National Park
2013-04-26 15:05:12

Voyageurs National Park is located in the state of Minnesota in the United States. The park contains 218,200 acres of land ancient Native Americans. The first explorers of European descent arrived in the area in 1688. These were French fur traders and explores, known as voyageurs, the people for which the park was named. Logging began in 1880’s and 1890’s and was such a lucrative and uncontrolled industry that the forests there no longer contain abundant adult trees. Gold mining also...

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2008-08-11 19:31:03

The Red-backed Salamander (Plethodon cinereus), or Red-back Salamander, is a small, hardy woodland salamander. It inhabits wooded slopes in Eastern North America, west to Missouri, south to North Carolina, and north from southern Quebec and the Maritime Provinces in Canada to Minnesota. salamander. It is also known as the Northern Redback Salamander to distinguish it from the Southern Redback Salamander (P. serratus). The Red-backed Salamander is found mostly in two color variations: the...

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2005-06-14 08:41:49

Comptonia is a genus of a single species, Comptonia peregrina, in the family Myricaceae, order Fagales. This shrub is native to eastern North America, from southern Quebec south to the extreme north of Georgia, and west to Minnesota. The common name is Sweetfern or Sweet-fern, a confusing name as it is not a fern. Several fossil species have been discovered, showing that the genus once had a much wider distribution throughout the Northern Hemisphere.

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