Catch up on this week's Corridor news.

This Week in the Corridor

Watch your inbox and Corridor social media Friday, August 23rd for an exciting announcement!!
Featured Real Estate

Site: Spirit Lake Shell Building
Industrial, Warehouse/Distribution
Location: 540 5th St. E.
                Spirit Lake, IA 51360
30,000 sf.
   Sale Price: 

For more information, visit  the Corridor website!
News to Know
Storm Lake students produce original song and video about their school

A group of Storm Lake students took Tornado Pride to a new level with an original song and music video about their school. The video focuses on the diversity of the school system and how proud the students are to be a part of it.

Former Simonsen property purchased

The former 130,000-square-foot Simonsen Iron Works building has been sold to Godbersen Metal Works. The company expects to create over 25 jobs in the Spencer facility.

Read more about the purchase.

Vistors love Emmet County - we can, too

Five travel bloggers visited Estherville last week to see what Emmet County has to offer and to share the amenities with readers. One of the major draws the bloggers found was the people in the community.

Read this reminder of why we should be proud of our region.

Day of the Child Multicultural Festival

Storm Lake is hosting a Day of the Child Multicultural Festival on Saturday, September 28th from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Sunset and Chautauqua Parks. This free event includes many activities: a fun run, talent show, STEM showcase, parade, and more!

Learn more about the event.

Play Music on the Front Porch Day coming to Spencer

Join Caim Creative Company and the community for a "progressive music festival" around Spencer on August 31st. Travel around the community to listen to and join in with local musical talent!

Investor Spotlight
Each week, we want to feature and thank the businesses and individuals that have committed to economic development and growth in our communities. To learn more about these investors and others, visit our Business Directory !
Premier Communications
Sector:  Communications & Utilities
Location: Sioux Center
Description: Premier Communications offers the latest digital voice technology, crystal clear video programming and delivers the absolute fastest data services.

Quality Refrigerated Services
Sector: Manufacturing
Location: Spencer
Description Quality Refrigerated Services began serving customers in 1989 with the mission of providing top quality refrigeration services in Nebraska and Iowa. Since then their vision has expanded creating Quality Processing Services, Inc. in 2013 to provide quality meat processing and food packaging services. Their customers and employees are the number one priority.

Jobs in the Iowa Lakes Corridor
Post your jobs where quality candidates are already looking:

See more current job openings here.

Job Title
Y-Kids Before & After School Help Bedell Family YMCA 8/15/2019
Shipping/Receiving Clerk Veridian 8/16/2019
Care Coordinator Okoboji Physical Therapy 8/16/2019
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) St. Luke Lutheran Home 8/22/2019

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