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DNR reviewing new information on CAFO expansion

As concerned groups voice their worries about CAFO expansions around the state, the DNR is reviewing new information on a controversial nutrient management plan...

Early-stage investments on the rise in Wisconsin

Early-stage investments are on the rise in Wisconsin, according to a recent report from the Wisconsin Technology Council. The Wisconsin Portfolio shows that in 2016,...

Excess heat recovery legislation passes Assembly with industry support

A bill that would classify excess heat produced by manufacturing processes as a renewable resource recently passed the state Assembly with broad support from...

High schoolers learning to craft businesses in De Pere

The Wisconsin Business World summer program started this past weekend at St. Norbert College in De Pere, where high schoolers began work on developing...

Panther Promoters formed to raise UW-Milwaukee’s profile

The new Panther Promoters has been formed by Milwaukee community and business leaders to “raise the profile” of UW-Milwaukee and boost resources. Supporters are already...

SimplifIDe takes second in global integrity solutions challenge

SimplifIDe, a Madison-based startup working in the field of identification security, recently took part in Citibank’s Citi Challenge global finals for integrity solutions. This event...

State investors calling for corporate fund of funds in Wisconsin

Inspired by the success of Michigan’s Renaissance Venture Capital Fund, some state investors are calling for companies to band together and create a comparable...

UW-Madison now allowing drones on campus for research and instruction

A new policy at UW-Madison will now allow drones to be flown on campus for the purposes of research and teaching. The rule allows unmanned...

UW-Madison researchers working to enhance post-surgery healing

UW-Madison researchers are working on a method for enhancing the healing process after surgeries. The method coats stitches with a special material. Bill Murphy, a professor...

Wisconsin no longer fly-over country, panel says

A slow-but-sure growth in Wisconsin’s investment climate means the state is no longer fly-over country. This was one perspective from a panel of Wisconsin investors...