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Blueprint for Business Success - Kalispell
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Safety Fest Kalispell. January 8-12th
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The June 2017 unemployment rate remained at ideal levels of 3.9% for the month....
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For the third straight year, Montanans workplace safety has improved and injury and illness rates have declined. ...
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Montanans earning minimum wage will see the rate increase to $8.15 per hour beginning January 1, 2017. An estimated 3,323 workers, or approximately 1.2 percent of the workforce, receive minimum wage....
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Information for the 2017 Assistance for Business Clinics seminars can be found here. These clinics are held in conjunction with local partners and are a valuable source of information for businesses and employees.

Announcements

COMING SOON: Safety Fest Kalispell. January 8-12th, 2018

Provides high-quality safety training for Montana’s workers at little or no cost

Governor Bullock Announces $1.1 Million to Help Main Street Businesses Create Jobs, Train Employees and Plan for Growth

Governor Steve Bullock today announced $1,124,030 in economic development grants to assist Main Street businesses across Montana

Governor Bullock Announces $100,000 Grant

Grow Opportunities for Montanans between the ages of 16-29 in STEM Careers

News

Outdoor Industry Emerges as Top Economic Engine in Montana

Montana’s outdoor economy has joined the ranks of the state’s top-tier moneymakers, outpacing almost every other economic sector except for real estate and government, according to a new report by the Outdoor Industry Association.

Finding Help in the Flathead

As tourists flood the valley, many local businesses find themselves understaffed, overworked and facing a dearth of seasonal workers

Finding Help in the Flathead

As tourists flood the valley, many local businesses find themselves understaffed, overworked and facing a dearth of seasonal workers

‘Montana’s Newest Commercial Center’ Plows Forward

The massive development is the latest example of Kalispell’s rising role as a regional trade center amid ballooning population.

LHC Awarded $11 Million Contract to Build Glacier Rail Park

Kalispell City Manager Doug Russell said the rail park could break ground as early as July

Building Buzz: Glacier Rail Park, Other Large Developments Poised to Break Ground

Construction begins on elementary school; brewery, apartment complexes in the works

Montana Worker Shortage Starts to Pinch State’s Employers

Montana is facing a workforce shortage that would put the unemployment rate below 2 percent by 2025

Program prepares students for life beyond classroom

Several Whitefish High School seniors are getting a head start on the difficult transition from school to work.

Flathead County Labor Force Surpasses 43,000 Workers

The local job service has more than 700 open positions, both part-time and full-time