Minnco CU donates $2,400 to local food shelves during Minnesota FoodShare Month

Minnco CU 03-2015 - Camb Donation

press release: Minnco Credit Union 03/04/2015 – CAMBRIDGE, Minn. – On March 4, 2015, Kirstin Bruss, Peggy Durkot and Christine Scheiller, Minnco Credit Union Branch Vice Presidents, presented a “big check” for $1,100 to Family Pathways.  On hand to accept the […]

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Ray Burnett to be honored for 23 years of service through MnCUF’s “Credit Union Builder” award

Mid-Minnesota Ray Burnett obit 02-17-2015

Brainerd Dispatch © 03/04/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – Mid-Minnesota Federal Credit Union has announced it will honor Ray Burnett as a Credit Union Builder through the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation (MnCUF) at its Annual Meeting on April 22, 2015. The meeting will […]

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Affinity Plus FCU testifies in support of Minn. Prize-Linked Savings account bill

Close up Sen Vicki Jensen & APFCU SVP-CIO Keith Malbrue

CUNA News Now © 03/04/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – A representative from Affinity Plus FCU, St. Paul, testified in support of a Minnesota bill allowing prize-linked savings (PLS) accounts–a bill that unanimously passed the state Senate Commerce Committee Monday. S.F. 1043, which is […]

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MnCUN advocates for credit unions in brief to Minnesota Supreme Court

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InsuraranceNewsNet.com © 03/02/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – Interests representing the insurance and banking industries are preparing to make arguments to the Minnesota Supreme court in a case which could have an important effect on the security of property used to collateralize commercial […]

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Senate Commerce Committee advances MnCUN-sponsored Prize-Linked Savings bill

Sen Vicki Jensen & APFCU SVP-CIO Keith Malbrue

press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 03/03/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – On March 2, Minnesota’s Senate Commerce Committee unanimously passed the Minnesota Credit Union Network-sponsored bill, S.F. 1043, which allows credit unions to offer prize-linked savings accounts. The bill, authored […]

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Affinity Plus FCU receives Community Impact Award

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press release: Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union 03/02/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – Making people’s lives better through simple, intentional acts of kindness is the goal of Plus It Forward, an initiative launched in the fall of 2013 by Affinity Plus. Last […]

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Fledgling Northern Eagle FCU Faces Challenges, Opportunities

Northern Eagle FCU

Credit Union Journal © 03/02/2015 – NETT LAKE, Minn. – Just before NCUA chartered the first new credit union of 2015, Northern Eagle FCU was celebrating its first full year of operation, highlighting some of the challenges de novo charters face. There were […]

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Northwoods CU helps Carlton County Sheriff’s Office welcome new police dog

Northwoods CU Carlton County Sheriff's Office police dog (Duluth News Tribune photo) 02-28-2015

Duluth News Tribune © 02/28/2015 – CARLTON, Minn. – (Duluth News Tribune photo) The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office has a new officer on staff — and he’s just 14 months old. Roman, a male German shepherd, joined the sheriff’s office in mid-January after Northwoods […]

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Nussle, Cummins share CU difference with Minneapolis-St. Paul biz journal

Cummins & Nussle (photo by Nancy Kuehn MSPBJ)

CUNA News Now 03/02/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. –  (photo by Nancy Kuehn, MSPBJ) The Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal received an education in the credit union difference recently, as Jim Nussle, CUNA president/CEO, and Mark Cummins, president/CEO of the Minnesota Credit Union Network, […]

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Cook Area Credit Union announces “Name Your Credit Union” contest

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Mesabi Daily News © 02/28/2015 – COOK, Minn. – Due to the tremendous support of its loyal members, the Cook Area Credit Union (CACU) continues to grow and expand its member base from its home office in Cook. In an effort to better […]

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