Officials in the northwestern Minnesota town of Fosston originally thought
they needed what so many other rural communities hada business incubator.
But they soon realized they were wrong. What they really needed was a
Business growth in the future depends on application of technology,
city officials decided, both for existing companies and any new businesses.
The Business Technology Center, which opened in December 1999, has 10
computer training sites that can be fitted to the needs of a particular