COVID-19 News

COVID-19 pandemic has rocked the world and changed virtually every facet of life and business. In an effort to keep our business community healthy,  Advance Thief River will post announcements, resources, and insights on this page.

We will get through this thing. We are #TRFStrong.


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Minnesota Main Street COVID Relief Grants

Minnesota Main Street COVID Relief Grants

Applications accepted between September 20 and September 29. St. Paul - The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) will begin accepting applications for the Main Street COVID Relief Grants Program on September 20th. This program was...

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CARES Act Loan Funds Available

CARES Act Loan Funds Available

U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $23 Million in CARES Act Funding to Capitalize Revolving Loan Funds to Help Small Businesses Across Minnesota Respond to Coronavirus July 28, 2020 ​U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic...

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Retail Recovery

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit everyone hard, and retailers are no exception. This video features great information for retailers, during this unprecedented time, with strategies for you to consider as you start to think about reopening and...

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CARES Act – What Employers Need to Know Author: Harmony Kolling, Brady Martz The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) is now in place and provides some major relief for employers. Below is a summary of portions of the...

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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans

Minnesota businesses experiencing economic impact due to COVID-19 are now able to apply for SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans. Download a copy of the slides from today's webinar presentation to learn more about the loans and the process of applying.  DOWNLOAD WEBINAR...

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Michelle Landsverk
Economic Development 

Advance Thief River
PO Box 773

Thief River Falls, MN 56701

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