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Andy Hayes to Retire at End of Year

March 23, 2020

For Immediate Release

March 23, 2020

Boyne City, MI | March 23, 2020 – After serving 15-years at the helm of the Northern Lakes Economic Alliance (NLEA), Andy Hayes is retiring. He made the announcement Thursday, March 19 at the regular meeting… read more

NLEA to join region-wide effort amid economic challenges related to COVID-19

March 18, 2020

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482

Andy Hayes, President of NLEA

In these uncertain times, we are working diligently to remain abreast of government assistance and updates regarding Coronavirus COVID-19.… read more

SBA to Provide Disaster Assistance Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 18, 2020

  Small businesses that could benefit from SBA loans are encouraged to start collecting the information they’ll need to complete and submit their application. Examples of information needed can be found here. It is also helpful… read more


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