Local cities receiving catalyst funding grant
Iowa Economic Development awarded their 2019 Community Catalyst grants, and the Cities of Estherville and Spirit Lake each received a grant to encourage change and development in each city's downtown. Estherville will use the grant to renovate the building at 700 Central Avenue and Spirit Lake will convert a building on Lake Street into apartments.
Land Mark officials announce major merger
Milford-based Land Mark Products announced a merger with Orion Food Systems. This merger will bring the competing brands together into a strategic partnership. Both companies distribute pizza and sandwich offerings to convenience stores across the country. Land Mark is currently planning an expansion at the Milford plant.
Olympian Shannon Miller to keynote 15th Lakes Health Conference
"Going for the Gold," the 15th Annual Lakes Health Conference is proud to announce seven-time Olympic medalist Shannon Miller as this year's keynote speaker. This conference gives attendees an opportunity to hear current events in the health care field as well as count toward continuing education credits.