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Shuttered venues still waiting for federal relief

-- After more than a year without revenue, some shuttered entertainment venues could see federal relief dollars this week.

Eau Claire County to pilot high-speed internet program

The state is helping Eau Claire County launch a pilot program to test SpaceX’s Starlink, a constellation of low Earth orbit satellites...

Waterloo-based Trek overcoming Brexit hurdles

Trek Bicycles, a global company with Waterloo roots, is successfully navigating the trade landscape left by Brexit. But the company’s rep says...

Advocates want Medicaid to cover room and board for substance abuse treatment

Addiction advocates want to see BadgerCare cover room and board costs associated with substance abuse treatment. As of Feb. 1,...

Four of state’s congressional delegation request earmarks totaling nearly $150M

Four members of Wisconsin's House delegation are requesting nearly $150 million in earmarks for ag research, broadband and health care projects. 

State apprenticeship navigators help connect people to jobs

The Department of Workforce Development has created five new positions called apprenticeship navigators to help Wisconsinites find open opportunities. 

State to set new record for outdoor recreation in 2021

Wisconsin is on pace to break its 2019 record for outdoor recreation-related economic activity this year. Since the start...

May 20: ‘Summer Tourism Outlook: How will Wisconsin take advantage of a post-pandemic visitor...

After more than a year of what felt like hibernation, a COVID-19 vaccine is giving people hope for brighter days -- and...

Marinette Marine gets $1M from DOT

State support of $1 million will help boost shipbuilding at Marinette Marine. The Transportation Economic Assistance grant, approved by...

Dane County approaching herd immunity milestone

By May 14, Dane County projects it will have provided COVID-19 vaccines to 80 percent of those 16 and older, according to...

DHS awaits FDA approval of Pfizer for ages 12 and up

The state health department is “eagerly awaiting” FDA approval of a vaccine for kids 12-15 as the teenage demographic continues to lead...

Tourism faces labor shortage

Wisconsin’s tourism hubs are expecting a flood of visitors to enjoy the state’s recreation, food and event offerings. But businesses fear they...

State begins local targeting of COVID-19 vaccinations

As vaccinations start to slow, local county health departments are beginning “hand-to-hand combat” to reach herd immunity. The gap...

Madison-area mayors ready for recovery

Dane County’s mayors see positive marketing as the way to boost economic recovery coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cash flow automator Esker sees growth during pandemic

Middleton-headquartered Esker says a pandemic-induced acceleration of going digital is helping the company grow. Esker is a global cloud...
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