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American Family Insurance installing nearly 4,500 rooftop solar panels

American Family Insurance is undertaking the largest solar panel rooftop installation ever in Wisconsin, putting in close to 4,500 solar panels at its national...

Exact Sciences and Mayo Clinic study blood-based lung cancer detection

A new study from Exact Sciences and Mayo Clinic released by the American Association of Cancer Research shows a new blood-based test could make...

Experts at Business Day in Madison predict less-regulated future

Experts at Business Day in Madison predicted a less-regulated future. Jay Timmons, (pictured here) president and CEO of the National Association of Manufacturers, ended his...

Field Viewers wants to break into three different markets

Field Viewers, a startup specializing in radiation sensors, wants to expand and break into three different markets with efficient design. “So electronic circuits traditionally have...

Free Bikes 4 Kidz enters pilot season

Free Bikes 4 Kidz Madison, the local branch of a national bike-giving nonprofit, is going into its pilot season under enthusiastic leadership. “The process is,...

Functional Biosciences achieves CLIA Certification of Compliance

Functional Biosciences, a Madison-based biotechnology company, has been awarded its CLIA Certification of Compliance from the Wisconsin Department of Health. Achieving CLIA compliance was no...

Gov. Walker’s capital budget supports Brown County STEM Innovation Center

Gov. Scott Walker’s capital budget includes $5 million for constructing a new Brown County STEM Innovation Center in Green Bay, drawing praise from lawmakers...

Jeff Keebler succeeds Gary Wolters as MGE CEO

Jeff Keebler, the previous senior vice president of energy supply and planning for Madison Gas & Electric, has succeeded Gary Wolter as CEO. This change...

Madison presence at SXSW gains exposure for region

As business connections between Madison and Austin, Texas deepen, the South by Southwest show provides a unique opportunity to get more exposure for Wisconsin’s...

MillerCoors pursuing more rigorous water use standards

MillerCoors is pursuing more rigorous water use standards at its Milwaukee brewery in partnership with the Alliance for Water Stewardship. AWS is a multi-stakeholder organization...

Milwaukee Admirals near end of first season back at historic arena

As Milwaukee’s minor league hockey team nears the end of its first season back at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena in decades, team President Jon...

QBE opens Digital Innovation Lab

QBE North America, an Australia-based global insurer with offices in Wisconsin, has opened a unique new Digital Innovation Lab in Sun Prairie. The lab was...

Tech Summit brings emerging and established companies to same table

Companies young and old gathered in Waukesha for the Wisconsin Technology Council’s Tech Summit, bringing diverse perspectives together with the goal of collaboratively solving...

WARF seeking partners for new energy harvesting technology

WARF is seeking commercial partners to help develop a new kind of energy harvesting device made from renewable materials. Xudong Wang, an associate professor in...

WHA’s Eric Borgerding wants Wisconsin’s health care improvements recognized

Eric Borgerding, CEO and president of the Wisconsin Hospital Association, says any replacement for the Affordable Care Act coming down the pipe must fairly...