Defense Contractor Textron To Buy Arctic Cat For $247MThe defense contractor Textron is buying the snowmobile maker Arctic Cat in a deal valued at about $247 million.
Arctic Cat Moving To Minneapolis’ North LoopA company that manufactures outdoor machines and gear is relocating its headquarters to downtown Minneapolis.
Arctic Cat Making $27M Investment At Minnesota FacilitiesArctic Cat plans to make a nearly $27 million investment in its facilities at two locations in Minnesota. The snowmobile and all-terrain vehicle manufacturer says most of the improvements will be in Thief River Falls where it will add a new production line, along with 39 jobs.
Arctic Cat Making $27 Million Manufacturing InvestmentArctic Cat plans to make a nearly $27 million investment in its facilities in St. Cloud and Thief River Falls. The snowmobile and all-terrain vehicle manufacturer says most of the improvements will be in Thief River Falls where it will add a new production line, along with 39 jobs.
Farmington Teen’s Snocross Wishes Come TrueThursday's snow was the perfect complement to a Farmington teen's dream come true. Nick Kraml, 14, is battling a cancer so rare that his mom says only three patients have been seen with it at Children's Hospital. He's been responding to treatments though, and was well enough to show up at Canterbury Park's Snocross track in Shakopee.
Goin’ To The (Frozen) Lake: Wahkon On Mille Lacs (Day 2)Frank Vascellaro and Chris Shaffer are braving the frigid weather and getting out to Minnesota's lovely, ice-covered lakes every Thursday and Friday until the middle of February. On Jan. 17, the duo headed out to the Mille Lacs town of Wahkon, which is about 90 miles north of the Twin Cities. Frank and Chris say Wahkon reminds them a little of Dorset, which they visited last spring, because of its tiny population and growing reputation for food. There are four restaurants all on about a one-block stretch!
Arctic Cat 4Q Loss Narrows, Reinstate Dividend Arctic Cat posted a smaller-than-expected loss in its fiscal fourth-quarter, as sales improved across all product lines. The maker of recreational vehicles and snowmobiles said Wednesday that it is reinstating its quarterly dividend and approved the buyback of up to $30 million of its stock due to its strong performance, healthy cash flow and future prospects.
Arctic Cat Narrows Fiscal 4Q Loss On Higher Sales Arctic Cat Inc. said Tuesday its fiscal fourth-quarter loss narrowed on a steep jump in demand for all-terrain vehicles.
Arctic Cat Recalls 19K Snowmobiles For Steering IssuesArctic Cat is recalling 19,000 snowmobiles for the second time, but this time because of a steering issue.
Arctic Cat Recalls 1,400 ATVsArctic Cat is recalling more than a thousand ATVs made in Minnesota.
Workers Needed In NW MinnesotaSome companies in northwestern Minnesota have an unlikely problem in a tough economy. They can't find enough employees.
Arctic Cat Blames 4Q Net Loss On Seasonal BusinessSnowmobile and all-terrain vehicle maker Arctic Cat Inc. on Thursday posted a net loss in its fiscal fourth quarter that was flat with the previous year, attributing the red ink to the seasonal nature of the business.