Economic Gateway http://www.dunnedc.com Dunn County Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:21:56 -0700 en-us Bounce Your Ideas http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=13078 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you need someone to bounce ideas off of? Are you starting a business, looking to grow, or want to expand into new markets? As an entrepreneur, it can be challenging to take these leaps and even mor... Visit for Labor Day http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=13077 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are you looking for something to do on Labor Day? Head to Ridgeland in Dunn County. For 93 years they have been host to a fantastic Labor Day celebration. On September 2nd through the 5th, people will... We Love Milk! http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12736 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wisconsin is the dairy capital of the country and we are proud of it! Not only do we produce 29.03 billion pounds of milk but we also produce a third of the nation’s cheese. In other words, if y... Wisconsin firms can visit Israel http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=13281 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 21 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 Wisconsin businesses will have the chance to spend one week in Tel Aviv to establish or expand their global reach. From Oct. 26 – Nov. 3, businesses can build international relationships in T... Farmers, processors reviving Wisconsin hops industry http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=13282 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 21 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 ALGOMA - In the middle of dairy country, Russ Fulwiler had a different beverage on his mind when he went to plant crops. Dairy farming and related businesses generated $295.8 million of economic ac... Exploring the history of the Wisconsin Hop Craze http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=13283 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 21 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 No matter where you look today, as we get smarter about making food choices, we see the movement back to real food. Whether it’s called whole, sustainable, locally sourced or fresh, it’... AN ADVANCED ECONOMY WITH A HIGH-TECH FOCUS http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=13285 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 21 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 Israel has a population of 8.6 million and one of the world’s most highly educated workforces: it ranks fourth in the world (behind Canada, Russia and the U.S.) in terms of the percentage of wor... Co-op partnership builds donation of healthy food to community http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=13286 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 21 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 Co-op partnership builds donation of healthy food Local food co-op customers, farmers, and vendors provide healthy, locally grown, and organic foods to local food pantry. Menomonie Market Food C... Looking for a Degree Program? http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=13076 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 21 Aug 4400 15:01:48 -0800 If you are ready to earn your degree, consider the Polytechnic University at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Here, students learn in an environment focused on applied learning, rather than theories... Teeth Cleaning in Menomonie http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12735 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Getting your teeth cleaned or a cavity filled, just became easier with Marshfield Dental expanding into Menomonie. No one wants do drive far for quality healthcare, especially with a terrible toothach... It’s Award Time! http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12734 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Everyone loves award season, including people in Menomonie, Wisconsin. In Dunn County, we are proud of our local manufacturing company Vets Plus, Inc. and their nomination for Manufacturer of the Year... The Future of Training http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12733 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The new FABLAB is the future of training for students who want to get a hands on experience with creating, designing, fabricating and even creating a prototype of their new project. For years’ s... UW-Stout Recognized Internationally http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12732 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 While people throughout the world know the names Harvard and Yale, many throughout Africa, also know of the University of Wisconsin. UW-Stout has been recognized internationally and given the prestigi... Mark R. Hogan Op-Ed: Investing in workforce of the future http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12910 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Talk to business leaders throughout Wisconsin and you will hear a recurring theme: There is a real need for skilled workers to fill jobs in just about every industry and in companies of all sizes. A s... Festivals, More than Fun http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12104 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In Wisconsin, we know how to have a good time! With harvest festivals for pumpkin smashing, some of the best equestrian events in the country, and parades for miles, there is always a fun festival pla... Entrepreneur Love http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12103 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We love entrepreneurs in Dunn County! Not only from an economic development perspective but because of the incredible ideas that are born in our local incubators or even garages. Our Entrepreneurs Aft... Borgerding: Rural health care workforce investments help 'Grow-Our-Own' http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12913 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wisconsin’s hospitals and health systems are essential components of the state’s economy. When employers are asked to rank the factors that are most important to them when determining wher... Keyes celebrates enterprising tech grads http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12914 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Keyes Chevytown is celebrating the accomplishments of several employees who have completed specialized training in their field. Dealer Joe Keyes and office manager Kami Keyes–Cleveland alon... Wahl joins Menomonie Chiropractic Center http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12915 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Kristin Wahl D.C. recently joined Menomonie Chiropractic Center (3120 Schneider Ave, SE Suite 5,) as a new chiropractic physician. She is originally from Monticello, Iowa and moved to Menomonie last s... Historic Charm in Downtown http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12102 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you dream of the America from Norman Rockwell paintings? Can’t get enough of ice cream parlors, cafes, historic buildings, and small town parades? Then come to Menomonie, Wisconsin. Main S... Grassroots Wellness celebrates year of growth, expansion http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12916 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Since first opening its doors in April 2016, Grassroots Wellness Peer-Run Respite and Learning Community at 820 N Broadway Street in Menomonie has provided support in a home-like environment to more t... Wisconsin becoming national leader in hiring disabled workers http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12912 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 LAKE DELTON - When Nate Kube lost a long-term convention center job, he struggled to find work — and his place. Kube, who has cerebral palsy and epilepsy, got a new start through a progr... Job Diversity http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=12101 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Businesses hiring diverse candidates with backgrounds ranging from PhD’s to warehouse workers are typically hard to find but not in Menomonie, Wisconsin. Vets Plus, Inc. is a local manufacturer ... Healthy Animals http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=11413 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 What does it take to keep food and companion animals healthy? According to Vets Plus, Inc., it starts with what they eat. They manufacture nutritional, prebiotic, probiotic and nutraceutical products ... No Banks Needed! http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=11412 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you want money for your business? Are you lacking capital but have a great idea? This is a common issue with entrepreneurs and business owners but one that we helped to solve for Shape Products, a ...