The Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission (UMVRDC) is hosting a public open house to gather public input on the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s future investment priorities for public transit in Greater Minnesota. The open
There were approximately 80 people in attendance at Hinterland Vineyards near Clara City on August 11th for the Western Minnesota Prairie Waters Regional Tourism Annual Gathering. This year's Annual Gathering featured a Free Wine Tasting. Everyone
The latest issue of Regional Outlook, the quarterly newsletter of the UMVRDC, is now available. Click here to view or download the newsletter. To view this newsletter or the previous three issues, go to UMVRDC Publications under the Who We Are tab.
The UMVRDC, as one of 11 Minnesota Intelligent Rural Communities funded through the Blandin Foundation and the US Department of Commerce, has $75,000 in seed funds for projects that promote the use of broadband technology and that can show
There is a new Visitors Guide available from Western Minnesota Prairie Waters! This full-color guide is packed with useful information about the three counties of Prairie Waters - Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, and Swift - and the surrounding area. This
The UMVRDC is proud to announce the unveiling of their NEW AND IMPROVED website. The website was designed and developed by Vivid Image, a web development firm in Hutchinson, with direction from the UMVRDC staff. Our former website was created about
There is a new Visitors Guide available from the Minnesota River Valley National Scenic Byway! This full-color guide is packed with useful information for traveling the Byway: interesting tidbits from the past as well as the present; detailed maps
The City of Appleton was recently awarded 25 units of rehabilitation from the Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) through the Small Cities Development Program (SCDP). Of the 25 units 10 will be commercial and 15 will be owner