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Airbnb to collect room taxes in Green Bay

Airbnb has agreed with Green Bay to collect and remit the city’s 10 percent room tax for all of its Green Bay hosts --...

Bootler comes to Wisconsin to further simplify online ordering

A new search engine for food and alcohol delivery services has come to Wisconsin with hopes of further simplifying the online ordering process. Bootler is...

BrightStar Senior Living Madison breaking ground soon on new facility

BrightStar Senior Living Madison is breaking ground next month in Waunakee for the construction of a new senior care living facility. This company is part...

Drones in flight above UW campus for new class

UW-Madison students recently got some hands-on experience with flying drones on campus as part of a new summer class. Of the 10 students in “Introduction...

Experts say Foxconn deal looks promising, though unknowns remain

Business experts in the state say the Foxconn deal looks promising for Wisconsin, though some details have yet to be nailed down. Tom Still, president...

Foxconn to partner with Rockwell Automation

Foxconn has already announced a partnership with a major Milwaukee-based employer: Rockwell Automation. But observers say more partnerships with companies like Johnson Controls and GE...

Grant to UW-Milwaukee supporting genetic research in Lake Michigan

A grant from the Fund for Lake Michigan will support genetic research by UW-Milwaukee scientists as part of a broad push to improve the...

Influx of workers could support Foxconn factory, business leaders say

An influx of workers from outside Wisconsin could help provide enough workers for the Taiwanese technology company Foxconn as it weighs building a factory...

Kiio tests and develops new protocol for tendinopathy

Kiio, a Madison-based tech company with a health engagement platform, is partnering with the Department of Defense to test and develop a new protocol...

Mauston charter school pushing students past fear of failure

Mauston’s iLEAD charter school is working to move students past fear of failure so they can succeed in the economy of tomorrow. So says Terry...

MCW enrolling doctor of pharmacy program this summer

The Medical College of Wisconsin will be enrolling the inaugural class of its doctor of pharmacy program this summer now that it’s gotten the...

New study connects lack of sleep to Alzheimer’s disease

A new study including work from UW-Madison researchers has established a link between lack of sleep and higher risk for developing Alzheimer’s disease. The study...

New study investigates colorectal cancer screening

A recent study from the UW School of Medicine and Public Health shows that people with insurance policies covering certain kinds of tests are...

Trump, state GOP leaders praise Foxconn plan

President Donald Trump says Foxconn will add more manufacturing jobs than “we’ve seen in many, many decades” starting with a $10 billion campus in...

Two new grant opportunities funded by Wisconsin Partnership Program

Two new grant opportunities are being funded by UW-Madison’s Wisconsin Partnership Program with the goal of improving health equity in the state As part of...

Water Council welcomes latest BREW startups

Milwaukee’s Water Council is welcoming the latest group of water tech-focused startups to its BREW Accelerator program. “From a gel filtering technology to giant bubbles,...