Outlook for tourism recovery is good, state office says


The summer travel forecast is for continued moderate growth in tourism business, as residents of Minnesota and neighboring states travel in Minnesota on affordable, close-to-home trips, the state’s tourism office reported. 

Overall, travel spending is expected to increase somewhat this year, providing tourism-related businesses a second year of gradual recovery from recession lows of 2009.

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After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.
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