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HPAI poses threat to poultry industry, expert says

A specialist with UW-Extension says the deadly strain of avian influenza spreading in the state poses a threat to Wisconsin’s poultry industry. 

La Crosse survey underlines state’s child care challenges

A recent survey found 19 percent of child care centers in La Crosse County are on the verge of closing due to...

Milwaukee labor market recovery lagging national average

Milwaukee's labor market recovery is lagging the national average, according to an MMAC executive. Susan Koehn, vice president of...

Tech Council applauds change to QNBV law

The Wisconsin Technology Council says a newly enacted law will make it easier for early-stage companies to compete beyond Wisconsin while maintaining...

Groundbreaking held for Black Business Hub

The head of the Urban League of Greater Madison says “help is on the way” for minority entrepreneurs now that construction has...

PSC chair says 650,000 residents still lack broadband access

PSC Chair Rebecca Cameron Valcq says about 650,000 Wisconsin residents still lack access to broadband infrastructure and a similar number can't afford...

Findley Foundation looking to expand into larger facility

The vice chair for the Findley Foundation Board says the Milwaukee organization wants to expand into a larger facility to boost capacity...

Concert production company head says industry primed for ‘pretty epic 2022’

The head of a Madison-based concert production company says the industry is “primed for a pretty epic 2022” after a difficult few...

State Director of Opioid Initiatives says efforts ‘creating positive change’

As Wisconsin is set to start receiving its share of national opioid settlement funds in April, state Director of Opioid Initiatives Paul...

Evers looking to boost public health efforts to ensure state is ready for next...

-- Gov. Tony Evers says continued funding for local public health efforts is needed to ensure Wisconsin is prepared for the next...

UW-Madison professor developing avian flu vaccine

As government officials investigate a case of highly pathogenic avian influenza in Wisconsin, a UW-Madison professor is creating a vaccine to protect...

Workforce initiative aims to support military members, address labor shortage

The head of the Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce says a new workforce initiative will help address the state’s labor shortage while...

Health officials tracking ‘stealth omicron,’ though sequencing results are limited

State health officials are closely tracking the so-called “stealth omicron” sub-variant of COVID-19 in Wisconsin, but a lack of available data is...

CDIS director says tech education can help address workforce issues

The head of UW-Madison’s School of Computer, Data and Information Sciences says technology education can play a key role in addressing the...

AI program designed to assist with at-home medical care

RedFox AI co-founder and CEO Nick Myers wants to eliminate the stress and uncertainty associated with self-administered at-home medical care. 
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