News for General News Article

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
The Sentry Insurance Foundation will pay for a new police dog following the death last week of Stevens Point's canine officer Luna. The foundation announced the donation as the city Police Department and community mourn the loss of the dog. Luna died from multiple organ failure on Sept. 4 stemming from an exposure to wild mushrooms on Labor Day. The department held a public ceremony honoring ...read more
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Wednesday, September 04, 2019
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Washington Monthly released its 2019 annual rankings in August, naming Mid-State Technical College among the top 20 two-year colleges in the nation for adult learners. Factors that specifically affect adult students, including ease of transfer, flexibility of schedule and services for adults were considered in the evaluation of 978 two-year colleges in the US.   According to ...read more
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Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Andrew Koehl has recently been named Vice President for Compass Insurance Services. Andrew will focus on agency growth and operations. Prior to joining Compass Insurance, Andrew was the Director of Sales and Business Development for Aspirus Arise Health Plan, a 2015 start-up in North Central Wisconsin. Andrew holds a B.A.A. from Lakeland University J. Garland Schilcutt School of Business and ...read more
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Tuesday, August 27, 2019
(Stevens Point, WI)- Two long practicing central Wisconsin Urologists have joined Ascension Medical Group in Stevens Point.    Dustin Pagoria, M.D., and Saki Ratanawong, M.D., are urology specialists who will primarily practice at Ascension Medical Group, located at 824 Illinois Avenue on the campus of Ascension St. Michael’s Hospital. Dr.’s Pagoria and Ratanawong provide individualized urology ...read more
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Thursday, August 22, 2019
Oshkosh Resident to Lead Local Family Care Company  Lakeland Care Inc., a local Managed Care Organization providing Family Care services to more than 6,000 individuals in Northeastern and North Central Wisconsin and the Fox Valley, has selected Sara L. Muhlbauer of Oshkosh as its next Chief Executive Officer.  Muhlbauer has worked at Lakeland Care since 2009 in a variety of roles including Care ...read more
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Monday, August 19, 2019
Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Wisconsin! They plan to film episodes of the hitseries American Pickers throughout your area in October 2019. AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique “picking” on History. The hit show follows Mike and Frank, two of the most skilled pickers in the business, as they hunt for America’s ...read more
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Thursday, August 15, 2019
Photo caption: Competitors taking aim during Mid-State Technical College’s annual Trapshoot Fundraiser last September at the Wisconsin Trapshooting Association in Nekoosa. Registration is now open for this year’s Sept. 6 event. The Mid-State Technical College Foundation is hosting its fourth-annual Trapshoot Fundraiser on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at the Wisconsin Trapshooting Association in ...read more
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