Great Northwest Day

Great Northwest Day steering committee announces priorities for event in Jefferson City

The Great Northwest Day steering committee has announced its priorities for the upcoming visit next month with lawmakers at the state capital. According to Micah Landes, the steering committee chairman, five priorities to be presented include: Caring for our youngest citizens Aligning to educate and advance our workforce Having rural high-speed broadband access and affordability […]

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Great Northwest Day in Jefferson City draws over 300 attendees from Northwest Missouri

Great Northwest Day at the Capitol 2018 drew more than 300 area constituents together to showcase the region in Jefferson City on February 6th & 7th. Nineteen counties, multiple communities, and representatives from business, education, healthcare, and government came together to discuss issues that are critical to the region.  This year’s priorities focused on rural […]

Great Northwest Day

Ninteen counties in Northwest Missouri attend Great Northwest Day in Jefferson City

Nineteen counties from Northwest Missouri came together to showcase the region during Great Northwest Day at the Capitol in Jefferson City this week. Elected officials, government agencies, and members of the communities from the region spent two days networking, educating, and celebrating. More than 500 attended the event Wednesday evening. North Central Missouri Development Alliance […]

Area communities to participate in Great Northwest Day in Jefferson City

The annual Great Northwest Day at the Capitol will be in Jefferson City January 31 and February 1. The event allows Northwest Missouri community advocates to share their priorities with State Legislators and departments. Priorities for this year’s Great Northwest Day include creation of a rural policy office; investment in infrastructure, including broadband deployment, transportation, […]