Community College Coming to St. Joseph

April 1, 2019 8:08 am

April 2, 2019–The Metropolitan Community College Board of Trustees approved a partnership with the St. Joseph School District to offer expanded education and training opportunities in St. Joseph.  “The St. Joseph community has asked MCC to support two-year adult career...

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Altec Expands In St. Joseph, Adds 105 Jobs

February 24, 2017 2:39 pm

Altec Industries has announced that it is expanding its facilities in St. Joseph, Missouri.  The company manufactures heavy mobile equipment and related parts primarily for the utility, telecommunications and tree care industries. The main manufacturing facility is located at 2106...

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Daily’s Premium Meats Opens in St. Joseph

September 9, 2016 4:28 pm

Daily’s Premium Meats, a meat processing company specializing in “sliced-to-order” naturally smoked bacon, held its grand opening ceremony on Sept. 9. Daily’s expects to hire 212 employees during its first five years of operations. The company announced the building of...

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Innovation Stockyard: New Name, Same Animal Health Mission

February 13, 2015 3:00 pm

The Institute for Industrial and Applied Life Sciences, a public/private cooperative effort to enhance workforce and economic development in the Midwest region, has renamed itself Innovation Stockyard. “The new name reflects our continuing mission of nurturing innovation,” said Ronan Molloy,...

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St. Joseph Economic Activity Impresses Site Selector

November 7, 2014 10:50 am

St. Joseph Economic Development & City Itself Wows Migdal “Beyond impressed,” were the words used most often to describe St. Joseph’s economy by a national site selector at the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 Economic Summit Luncheon on Nov....

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Nor-Am Ice & Cold Storage to Expand, Add New Jobs

August 26, 2014 11:39 am

      ST. JOSEPH, MO — Nor-Am Ice and Cold Storage, LLC, a leading public refrigerated warehouse is expanding.  The family-operated business will add 72,000 square feet and 10 new, full-time jobs at its Stockyards Expressway location, totaling an...

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Animal Health Company to Add Jobs, Build New Facility

August 19, 2014 11:21 am

A historical part of St. Joseph’s economic past will very soon be seeing new life. The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that one of the city’s animal health and nutrition companies, a supplier of meat ingredients...

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New Quality of Life Pieces Will Help Recruit Talent

July 23, 2014 3:09 pm

At the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce, the staff and volunteers try to grow St. Joseph’s economy by helping local businesses succeed and expand and by helping attract new employers. An important part of this effort is helping companies attract...

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