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Stronger economic growth predicted for first half of 2022 than second

-- An investment strategist for Bank of America predicts stronger economic growth in the United States and globally over the first half...

Milwaukee Venture Partners ‘off to a good start’

Milwaukee Venture Partners Secretary Guy Mascari says the newly formed angel investor network is "off to a good start" after launching in...

Milwaukee area real estate market sets new record for annual sales

The Milwaukee area real estate market set a record for sales last year with 23,827 total units sold, the latest report from...

Lawmakers, proponents testify in support of natural immunity bill

Proponents of a bill to allow people to use natural immunity to COVID-19 in lieu of getting vaccinated or tested argued in...

Exact Sciences expanding cancer diagnostics capabilities with $190M acquisition

Exact Sciences says the $190 million acquisition of Marshfield-based PreventionGenetics will expand its cancer diagnostics capabilities.  The move also...

SHINE signs DOE contracts

SHINE Technologies has signed contracts with the Department of Energy related to obtaining low-enriched uranium for production of a widely used medical...

Milwaukee lagging comparable metros in VC investment, exports

The Wisconsin Policy Forum's Metro Milwaukee Innovation DataTool shows the state's largest city is lagging comparable metro areas in venture capital investment...

November home sales down slightly over the year

November home sales in Wisconsin were down 0.8 percent over the year, the latest report from the Wisconsin Realtors Association shows.

Talking Trade with Katy Sinnott, vice president of global trade and investment for WEDC

In the latest episode of “Talking Trade,” WEDC Vice President of Global Business Development Katy Sinnott highlights rising exports to some of the state’s...

State estimated to have lost 15 percent of its restaurants

Wisconsin has lost some 15 percent of its restaurants over the course of the pandemic, based on the latest figures gathered by...

Paper Council-led coalition is finalist in U.S. EDA challenge

A coalition of industry, academic and government organizations led by the Wisconsin Paper Council is one of 60 finalists in the U.S....

Community housing project providing construction training, renovations and repairs

Milwaukee’s Amani Housing Project is providing construction training for local residents while renovating and repairing homes in the area. 

Manufacturers boosting wages, flexibility and adding HR positions to attract, retain talent

Manufacturers in Wisconsin are using various strategies to attract and retain talent such as increasing wages, offering more workplace flexibility and creating...

Representatives of Canadian, Mexican consulates in Midwest critical of electric vehicle tax credit proposal

Representatives of Mexican and Canadian consulates in the Midwest say electric vehicle tax credit provisions in the Build Back Better Act conflict...

Farming and dairy groups applauding Evers for signing ag exports bill

Groups representing farmers and dairy producers in the state are applauding Gov. Tony Evers for signing into law a bill that aims...
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