Category Archives: Government Affairs


Local Businesses Express The Problems They Face Due to COVID-19 Restrictions

Laurentian Chamber of Commerce Board Member Dave Lislegard arranged for Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) Commissioner Steve Grove to come to Eggy’s Red Garter Lounge in Eveleth to hear how the COVID-19 lockdown has impacted their businesses.  Chamber members John Snidarich of the Village Inn, Marci Knight of American Bank and Jonathan…

8th Congressional District Virtual Forum

The Laurentian, Grand Rapids, Chisholm and Hibbing Chambers of Commerce worked together to hold a virtual forum between Congressman Pete Stauber and Quinn Nystrom on Monday, September 28. The event was moderated by Steve Potts from Hibbing Community College and streamed online via Facebook Live and Zoom. Please click here to view an archived version: …