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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...
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Posted on Aug 21, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Aug 14, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Aug 07, 2017
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Pierce County Development Corporation is inviting applications, nominations, expressions of interest and inquiries for the position of Executive Director. A detailed position description can be...
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Posted on Aug 03, 2017
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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,...
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Posted on Aug 01, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Aug 01, 2017
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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,...
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Posted on Aug 01, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Aug 01, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Aug 01, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jul 31, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jul 24, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jul 17, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jul 10, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jul 03, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jul 03, 2017
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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,...
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Posted on Jun 26, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jun 19, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jun 16, 2017
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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 along...
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Posted on Jun 16, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jun 15, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jun 12, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jun 09, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Jun 06, 2017
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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....
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Posted on Jun 05, 2017
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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,...
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Posted on May 29, 2017
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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...
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Posted on May 22, 2017
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Katy Sinnott is Vice President of International Business Development for the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), the state’s lead economic development agency. Foreign direct investment (FDI) is...
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Posted on Mar 31, 2017
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Leaders from Dunn, Pierce, Polk and St. Croix Counties will travel to the state capitol in Madison on Wednesday, February 8, for the annual Greater...
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Posted on Jan 29, 2017
Category: Polk Newsletter

Get valuable early-stage feedback by entering the 14th annual Wisconsin Governor's Business Plan Contest! The contest is designed to encourage entrepreneurs in the startup stage...
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Posted on Jan 29, 2017
Category: Polk Newsletter

Great things are happening in rural Wisconsin! Share your story with Wisconsin Rural Partners-now accepting nominations to recognize 2017 Top Rural Development Initiatives.   Any project, activity,...
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Posted on Jan 29, 2017
Category: Polk Newsletter

Several months ago, we began a multi-part story about the development of a Virtual Spec Building Technology Tool or VSBTT, a collaboration of the Greater...
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Posted on Dec 22, 2016
Category: Regional News, Eric Turner

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DUNN COUNTY HAS TWO AIRPORTS…

(Menomonie and Boyceville), and is 20 minutes from the Chippewa Valley Regional
Airport. It is one hour from the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport. The Menomonie Municipal airport is Transport/Corporate classified facility and has a new (2010) terminal building.