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Tuesday, November 19, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 19, 2019 Contact Chad Kane, President WoodTrust Bank 715-423-7600 WoodTrust Bank Announces Senior Leadership Team Promotion Wisconsin Rapids, WI: WoodTrust Bank (“WoodTrust”), a leading provider of banking, trust, and investment management services in central and northern Wisconsin since 1891, is pleased to announce the promotion of Luke Bord, CPA, to the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Wausau, Wisc., November 12, 2019 — RMM Solutions, a leading provider of business-enabling technology solutions and services, was honored with the 2019 Triple Crown Award by CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company. he Triple Crown Award recognizes IT solution providers that earned a spot on all three of CRN’s lists in 2019: Solution Provider 500, Fast Growth 150 and Tech Elite 250. RMM is one of just ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, November 08, 2019
Owners have gone from a startup in garage to wide-ranging business with 12 employees When Don Turzinski talks about Precision Glass and Door, the scope of what he does is so vast that he often tells people, “We do everything glass but eyeglasses and safety glasses.” It’s worked for Precision Glass and Door, 3101 Post Rd., Stevens Point. Among other things, the company works on storefronts ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, November 07, 2019
Please join us for our 6th Annual Basket Raffle & Bake Sale. This year all proceeds plus matching funds from The First Weber Foundation will be donated to Evergreen Community Initiatives which helps the nearly 200 homeless people in Portage County. We will be raffling off baskets donated by local businesses plus a bake sale with lots of goodies. We will also have a 50/50 raffle and a Wine Pull ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
3rd Annual Taste of Rosholt Supports Club ProgrammingFood, Raffles, and Fun Presented by Bushmans’ Inc.  Rosholt, WI (November 4, 2019) - The 3rd annual Taste of Rosholt event is Sunday, November 17, from 4pm - 7pm at McZ’s. Attendees will enjoy a variety of tasty hors d’oeuvres, desserts, and a selection of local brews and wine. The event will showcase one of the Club’s largest basket raffles of ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
Stevens Point, Wis. – Delta Dental of Wisconsin is pleased to announce Doug Ballweg as president and CEO and he assumed this role on November 2, 2019. Ballweg replaces former president and CEO Dennis Peterson, who has retired after more than 41 years with Delta Dental. Peterson will now serve as the president of the Delta Dental of Wisconsin Foundation. Ballweg joined Delta Dental in August 2010 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
HATCH, an entrepreneurial pitch program has selected the finalists to pitch their ideas to regional judges and a live audience at the annual event held at John and Patty Noel’s Car Barn on November 13 from 6:00-8:30 PM. Special thanks to Compass Properties for their support of the event at the Car Barn. Registration to attend is requested.  The seven finalists are:Michelle Goetsch, Kronenwetter, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, November 04, 2019
The book printing business is doing so well at Worzalla that the company is planning to invest more than $10 million toward an expansion that will add square feet to its building, new equipment and more than 50 jobs. The project will focus on modernization and expanding the facility, said Jim Fetherston, the president and CEO of Worzalla. Physically, the company is adding 50,000 square feet ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Portrait: Dorothea Harju left $4.3 million to the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point to support rural education in Wisconsin. It is the largest individual gift to UW-Stevens Point.  A woman who devoted her career to helping children read has provided the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point with the largest individual gift in its 125-year history. A gift of $4.3 million from the estate of ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
From turkeys to deer, learn about wildlife at free programs offered this November at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point’s Schmeeckle Reserve.   Led by UW-Stevens Point students, these programs meet at the reserve’s Visitor Center, located at 2419 North Point Dr., Stevens Point, unless otherwise noted. For more information, call 715-346-4992 or go to www.uwsp.edu/cnr/schmeeckle. Dress for ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, October 28, 2019
Even after Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) helped warn customers about persistent scams this week, criminals didn’t get the message, as nearly 30 scam calls have been reported today. Fortunately, the response has been loud and clear – customers are hanging up and aren’t falling for this scheme.Starting shortly after 10 a.m., scammers have been contacting businesses and residents primarily in the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Stevens Point, Wisconsin (October 21, 2019) – The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin (CFCWI) recently awarded $254,950 in grants to 54 programs that help enrich the quality of life throughout Central Wisconsin.   “The Foundation’s grants process is truly the heart of what we do,” said Erin Andrews, Executive Director for the CFCWI. “Together with our generous supporters, the Foundation is ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release