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Lyle's work ethic and attention to detail are already evident throughout the building. Here he is, standing in front of lumber he has milled at his own lumber mill. The tongue and groove boards feature a rustic finish and will be used to wrap the posts on the main...read more
Helping People Find Information They Want and Need During the recent Thief River Falls Making It Home effort, one of the top five recommendations was to streamline area websites and create a common landing page, making it easier for people to find the information they...read more
What is an Angel Investor? An angel investor is a person who invests in a new or expanding business, providing capital for a startup or expansion. Often times, an angel investor comes with a wealth of business experience and may offer to assist a startup as a mentor,...read more
The last several weeks, more than 100 people in the Thief River Falls area have been working on an effort to recruit new residents. The project, TRF Making It Home, followed the process developed by University...read more
Left to right: Ben Erickson (Owner and President) and Mike Sorteberg (General Manager) stand on either side of a photo of Rick Erickson (former owner). Not pictured: Sally Erickson (Owner, Benefits/Payroll), and Trudy Veselka (Owner and Operations Engineer). Advance...read more
Derek and Stacy Lee, owners of Lee Plumbing and Heating in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, recently nominated for a 2019 Minnesota Family Business Award by Advance Thief River.Advance Thief River is nominating Lee Plumbing and Heating for a 2019 Minnesota Family...read more
The public is invited to attend "TRF Making It Home Action Forum," Monday, April 8, 5:30 pm, at the Ralph Engelstad Imperial Room. TRF Making It Home was facilitated by U of M Extension, using the "Marketing Hometown America" template. Designed as a tool to create...read more
In 2012, the City of Thief River Falls did a housing study which outlined the need to develop 90 housing units every year for 10 years. Now, seven years later, Mark Borseth, Public Works Director, reports that the City is on track toward...read more
Beginning Tuesday, February 19, an exclusive opportunity for Family and Center child care programs will begin. The "Business Leadership Cohort Program" provides 9-15 hours of approved training at no charge to child care providers. Free business analysis and...read more
TRF Jobs, Inc.
PO Box 773
Thief River Falls, MN 56701
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