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Foxconn leaders understand environmental concerns, Evers says

Gov. Tony Evers says he's confident Foxconn's leaders understand his concerns around the manufacturer's environmental impact in Wisconsin.   Addressing RENEW Wisconsin's Renewable Energy Summit yesterday...

Researchers invent new method to create hybrid yeast strains

UW-Madison researchers have developed a new method for creating hybrid yeast strains for use in commercial fermentation and brewing.   An info sheet from the Wisconsin...

WisBusiness: The Podcast with Saran Ouk, CEO and founder of ConNEXTions

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: The Podcast” is with Saran Ouk, CEO and founder of ConNEXTions, a Madison nonprofit startup connecting low-income youth with...

Cellectar reporting favorable results from clinical trial

Cellectar Biosciences is reporting patients in a recent clinical trial of its cancer therapy medication are surviving longer.   The first four study groups of the...

Researchers develop method to treat radiation-induced tissue damage

Researchers at UW-Madison have discovered a new method for treating radiation-induced tissue damage using certain white blood cells altered with stem cells.   According to an...

Wisconsin Partnership Program funding projects to reduce health inequities

The Wisconsin Partnership Program is awarding $750,000 to 15 community projects that aim to reduce health inequities.   As part of the UW School of Medicine...

WisBusiness: The Podcast with Dr. Tim Bartholow, chief medical officer for WEA Trust

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: The Podcast” is with Dr. Tim Bartholow, chief medical officer for WEA Trust.   This Madison-based insurance company has a public...

WARF, WiSys portfolios available for ‘browsing’ by tech, industry shoppers

Making innovative UW System and UW-Madison technologies available to industry in northeast Wisconsin was the topic of a recent Tech Council Innovation Network meeting...

Wisconsin falls two spots in new state health rankings

Wisconsin has fallen two places in the latest state-by-state health care rankings from the United Health Foundation, which highlights rising levels of obesity and...

Employers looking to coding bootcamps for junior developers

Some Wisconsin employers are looking outside of traditional higher education to find job-ready software developers.   That’s according to Paul Jirovetz, director of operations for DevCodeCamp,...

Companies driving down opioid prescriptions while overdoses are on the rise

Madison-area companies are finding ways to drive down the number of opioid prescriptions while overdoses are on the rise statewide.   Kiio is a business with...

Cyber Monday puts e-commerce shipping woes in the spotlight

When you hear the phrase Black Friday, what do you visualize? Most likely, it’s the huddled masses waiting for hours on end outside of...

WisBusiness: The Podcast with Erin Tenderholt, co-founder of Blexx

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: The Podcast” features Erin Tenderholt, founder of a Madison-based startup called Blexx.   Tenderholt has created a new patent-pending technology in...

Backline music accelerator cohort nearing end of program

Early-career artists in gener8tor’s Backline music accelerator are making industry connections and building their brands as they near the end of the program.   The 12-week...

Launch of controversial streetcar project even has some skeptics thinking about the economic development...

Milwaukee has for years been listed among the largest American cities without easy-on, easy-off urban rail transit. But that ends Friday when the city...