For information about news releases, contact Communications Director James Honerman.
These news releases are listed in chronological order, most recent first.
Dec. 19 -- State's fatal work-injuries increased in 2015
Nov. 15 -- Apprenticeship: A great career pathway for Minnesota’s workforce (editorial)
Oct. 28 -- Survey shows Minnesota workplace injury rate sets another new all-time low
Oct. 26 -- Expansion of registered apprenticeship in Minnesota receives $1.5 million boost
Sept. 29 -- Building officials volunteer to provide disaster assistance to Freeborn County
Sept. 7 -- Employers invited to apply for Minnesota Apprenticeship Initiative grants: Five industries are eligible; application period Sept. 14 through Oct. 26; more information available at two webinars
July 21 -- Minnesota's minimum wage increases Aug. 1, third of three increases
July 7 -- Second round of dual-training grants awarded
June 30 -- Long-term downward trend continues for number of workers' compensation claims, costs of insurance premiums; Annual Minnesota Workers' Compensation System Report released
June 24 -- State reminds homeowners to do their homework before hiring a contractor
June 10 -- Minnesota's minimum wage increases Aug. 1. 2016
April 18 -- PIPELINE Project: More dual-training grants available for employers
Feb. 25 -- 216,000 Minnesota hourly workers make $9 an hour or less
Jan. 7 -- Custom-built for contractors: Minnesota Construction Industry Conference is Feb. 18