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  Do you hate moving? Is the idea of finding a new home for your business stressing you out? At Dunn County Economic Development Corporation, we...
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Posted on Mar 27, 2017
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Are your customers looking for help or needing better customer service? While the term “customer service” is discussed on a regular basis, few people actually...
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Posted on Mar 20, 2017
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  If your business is in the energy sector, you need talented employees and you will find them coming out of Chippewa Valley Technical College. The...
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Posted on Mar 13, 2017
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Are you looking for ways to grow your business? Have your current sales tactics or marketing plans fallen short? Perhaps it is time to implement...
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Posted on Mar 06, 2017
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Menomonie’s oldest standing structure in the downtown historic district will soon be relocated. The 1862 building was saved from demolition when the Menomonie City Council unanimously...
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Posted on Feb 28, 2017
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We are here to serve the businesses in Dunn County. Whether you are new to the area, considering relocating or have made Wisconsin your home,...
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Posted on Feb 27, 2017
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If you have ever tried to learn QuickBooks on your own, there is a good chance that you ended up having a sordid mess on...
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Posted on Feb 20, 2017
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If you enjoy reading about energy innovation and seeing what companies are coming up with, you need to visit for the Chippewa Valley Technical College...
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Posted on Feb 13, 2017
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If your child loves math and science, Wisconsin will keep them challenged. The State has created an opportunity, for those who love science, to get...
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Posted on Feb 06, 2017
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Nine business and technology programs at Chippewa Valley Technical College have received accreditation, providing assurances of program quality and positive student outcomes. The Accreditation Council for...
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Posted on Jan 31, 2017
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Do you love a good craft brew? Are the standards no longer doing it for you? Then head on over to Lucette Brewing Company in...
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Posted on Jan 30, 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

Wisconsin YES! (Youth Entrepreneurs in Science) is a statewide youth business plan contest modeled after the successful Governor's Business Plan Contest. Public, private and homeschooled students...
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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

Do you ever feel like you are alone on an island? For many business owners this is what life feels like as the responsibility of...
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Posted on Jan 23, 2017
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Every business is only as good as the talent that it employs. If you want to take your business to the next level, have the...
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Posted on Jan 16, 2017
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Don’t dream about what you can create. Start creating it! UW-Stout has gotten ahead of the design game by allowing students to work on 3D...
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Posted on Jan 09, 2017
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Students don’t have to wait anymore! Prototyping used to take several weeks, if not months to complete. Now, the University of Wisconsin-Stout has a new...
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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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

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is leading a global trade venture to Canada from April 30 to May 5, 2017, with stops in Toronto...
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Posted on Dec 22, 2016
Category: Business News

The contest helps connect innovators throughout the state with resources, mentoring and prospective sources of capital to encourage entrepreneurs in the startup stage to set...
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Posted on Dec 22, 2016
Category: Business News

A new grant program offering financial assistance for rural economic development has been announced by Governor Scott Walker. At his Northern Wisconsin Economic Development Summit last...
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Posted on Dec 22, 2016
Category: Business News

When Mark Hogan took the reins at the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. last year, the state’s job-creation agency was under siege. Democrats were calling for an...
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Posted on Dec 22, 2016
Category: Business News

Rural America was thrown a Depression lifeline in the 1930s when the federal government rallied to spread electric power across farm country. Not long after came...
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Posted on Dec 22, 2016
Category: Business News

Phillips-Medsize Corporation announced Thursday it plans on opening a 80,000 square foot manufacturing building in Menomonie. “This expansion illustrates our continued commitment and investment in the...
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Posted on Dec 22, 2016
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After 35 years of leading a company, Dale Evans knows what he’s looking for in an employee. Surprisingly, it’s not necessarily someone with all the...
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Posted on Nov 17, 2016
Category: Business News

To help Wisconsin Companies reach new markets MADISON, WI. Nov. 8, 2016–The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) invites representatives from Wisconsin companies to join a trade...
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Posted on Nov 09, 2016
Category: International

If you think you’re having trouble making sense of this year’s presidential election, imagine being a visitor to the United States this fall. About three-dozen people...
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Posted on Nov 02, 2016
Category: Economy

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) will lead a global trade venture to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Doha in Qatar early...
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Posted on Sep 22, 2016
Category: International

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is now accepting applications for a grant program to assist Wisconsin communities looking to revitalize and develop industrial and...
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Posted on Sep 19, 2016
Category: Real Estate, Regional News

There is still time to make an impact on the future of your workforce. The State of Wisconsin, including our region, will see more people...
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Posted on Sep 01, 2016
Category: Workforce

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THE RED CEDAR RIVER…

is known for its many fishing, canoeing, and camping opportunities. Trout fishing is also popular in Dunn County with the DNR continually stocking many of its streams, including Big Elk, Wilson, Muddy, Knight and Gilbert Creeks.