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    Thursday, June 14, 2018
    For Immediate Release – June 14, 2018   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Ribbon cutting will mark opening of Early Literacy Center at Marathon County Public Library   WAUSAU — The Marathon County Public Library is set to unveil its new Early Literacy Center, a special section in the children’s area of its ...read more
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    Monday, June 11, 2018
    Peoples State Bank announced the addition of Tim Dively as Peoples’ new chief operations officer.   In this role, Dively is responsible for the security of all information managed by Peoples using best practices regarding security, data integrity and reporting. He will develop and maintain a strategic technology plan for the entire organization, recommending optimal technology solutions to solve ...read more
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    Monday, June 11, 2018
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE:           June 11, 2018CONTACT:  John Gardner, 715-221-8659, gardner.john@marshfieldclinic.orgJeff Starck, 715-389-4978, starck.jeffrey@marshfieldclinic.org  Marshfield Clinic Research Institute Lyme disease scientists looking for research participants  MARSHFIELD – As the only Midwest health care system in the national Lyme Disease Biobank, Marshfield Clinic ...read more
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    Monday, June 11, 2018
     PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  June 1, 2018Emily Foley, Marketing Associate920-759-3316  Keller, Inc. to Build for Dr. Bret Van Dyken  Wisconsin Rapids, WI -- KELLER, Planners, Architects, Builders, a Design/Build General Contractor, is pleased to announce that they will be working with Dr. Bret Van Dyken and the staff at Riverhill Dental Associates SC to provide more spacious and up ...read more
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    Monday, June 11, 2018
     PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  June 1, 2018Emily Foley, Marketing Associate920-759-3316  Keller, Inc. to Build for Cherry Tree Dental of Stevens Point  Stevens Point, WI -- KELLER, Planners, Architects, Builders, a Design/Build General Contractor, will remodel a dental office for Cherry Tree Dental under the direction of Keller Project Manager, Vern Nystrom and Architect, Steve ...read more
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    Friday, June 08, 2018
    Nine students from Wausau West High represented Wisconsin at DECA’s International Career Development Conference in Atlanta, Georgia ~ Pranav Srivastava, Jarod Maxson, Lizzy Marciniak, Emma Rauman, Grace Masanz, Isabella D’Burke, Christian Kiepke, Mikahla Klug, Bobby McGucken, and Advisor Carl Hert. Wausau West was awarded National Gold Certification for their school-based enterprise, West-Side ...read more
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    Friday, June 08, 2018
    For the 9th year in a row, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School was recognized as a Wisconsin Title I School of Recognition - as a Beating the Odds School - for the achievement gains they have seen with their students. Congratulations to the students, parents, teachers, and Principal Cathy Prozanski for the consistency of recognition and, most importantly, for the consistency in achievement, growth, ...read more
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    Friday, June 08, 2018
    The following ?teachers, staff, and administrators ?from the Wausau School District retired throughout the 2017-2018 academic year with a combined 825 years of District service?:? Jeanne Behrens, 3rd Grade Teacher, Stettin Elementary School, 21 years Linda Birkholz, Kindergarten Teacher, Franklin Elementary School, 29 years Jill Brinkman, Food Service Manager, Thomas Jefferson Elementary, 23 ...read more
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    Friday, June 08, 2018
    Congratulations to these 23 employees who were inducted into the District's 25-Year Club this spring! Chris Eick, Learning Disabilities Teacher, John Muir Middle School Jon Euting, Director of Technology & Media Services, Longfellow Administration Center Kerry Euting, Third Grade Teacher, John Marshall Elementary School Connie Farmer, Chemistry Teacher, Wausau East High School Paula Hase, ...read more
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    Friday, June 08, 2018
    Dr. Alexandra (Andra) Nicholson, Wausau East? High School -? Class of 2001,? was inducted into the ?Wausau School District Alumni Hall of Fame this spring?.? Dr. Nicholson is a researcher of neurodegenerative disorders and is Associate Director of Research Partnerships at The Bluefield Project to Cure FTD, a dementia research non-profit organization. Dr. Nicholson said, "This experience meant ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 06, 2018
    For Immediate Release - June 6, 2018 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.comWEDA to recognize Petrowski with 'Champion of Economic Development' award WAUSAU - The Wisconsin Economic Development Association (WEDA) will present the Champion of Economic Development award to Senator Jerry Petrowski for his support of ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 06, 2018
    Portage County Native Dale Sankey to Lead OfficeWausau, Wis. (June 6, 2018) Peoples State Bank announced the opening of a commercial lending office in Stevens Point, Wis., at 3233A Business Park Drive, Suite 106, Stevens Point. In addition, Portage County native Dale Sankey has been hired as Assistant Vice President – Commercial Banking to lead the office.  The Stevens Point Lending Office is ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 06, 2018
    Wausau, Wis. (June 6, 2018) Peoples State Bank announced the addition of Adam Siewert as Assistant Vice President - Commercial Banking. Siewert will join Assistant Vice President - Commercial Banking Dale Sankey in opening a new commercial lending office for Peoples in the Stevens Point market.  Siewert previously worked for Peoples as a senior credit analyst for seven years. He returns to ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 05, 2018
    For Immediate Release – June 5, 2018   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Registration to open Wednesday for Chamber’s Business EXPO 2019   WAUSAU — The Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce will open exhibitor registration for its popular annual Business EXPO on Wednesday, June 6 at 9 a.m. Business EXPO 2019 ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 05, 2018
    Wausau, Wis. (June 5, 2018) Peoples State Bank unveiled a redesigned website at bankpeoples.com to make it easier to learn more about the bank’s financial solutions and services. The new site includes a mobile friendly, responsive design and easier site navigation.   The new website is full of ways to help customers find their potential. Key features include:New Look & Improved Navigation: A ...read more
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    Monday, June 04, 2018
    PSB Holdings, Inc., parent company of Peoples State Bank, announced that it has ranked for the ninth consecutive year in the American Banker Magazine’s “Top 200 Community Banks” list, and for the first time ranked as the 50th top performing community bank in the nation. Performance data and rankings were released in the American Banker Magazine’s May 2018 publication.   A total of 633 publicly ...read more
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    Friday, June 01, 2018
    For Immediate Release – June 1, 2018    Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Wausau Kayak & Canoe Corporation to hold ribbon cutting   WAUSAU — Wausau Kayak & Canoe Corporation will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4 p.m. on Friday, June 8 at 212 River Drive to celebrate completed renovations to the Wausau ...read more
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    Thursday, May 31, 2018
    REI Engineering, Inc. (REI) has a strong culture of involvement in our local community.  REI is proud to partner with the Village of Maine Volunteer Fire Department and Maine Elementary School for the “Fire Up For Reading Program”.  Students are challenged to read books and then enter into a contest.  There is one winner in each grade (K-5).  The winners get picked up from their homes by the Maine ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 29, 2018
    History Speaks at the Woodson History Center: Civil War Medicine – Hollywood Style (The Good, The Bad, The Ugly)   The Marathon County Historical Society presents “Civil War Medicine – Hollywood Style (The Good, The Bad, The Ugly),” another topic in our History Speaks series, at 2 pm Saturday, June 23, 2018, at the Woodson History Center, 410 McIndoe St., Wausau. The speaker is Dr. Gordon ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 29, 2018
    Wausau – Management Recruiters of Wausau has once again ranked in the top 25% of offices worldwide.  The office has received the President’s Club Award the past 5 years and an additional 6 times during Laurie Prochnow’s ownership of the business.  “Ranking in the top 25% of the worldwide offices is humbling and exciting at the same time” says Prochnow.  Laurie has owned the office since 1994.  The ...read more
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    Friday, May 25, 2018
    Becher-Hoppe Associates, Inc., a Wausau-based engineering firm, announces the addition of Mark Oie, as a 3D Designer.  Mark received an Associate Degree in Applied Science – Civil Engineering Technology from Mid-State Technical College. Mark has been working part-time for Becher Hoppe as a survey and 3D design intern since March 2017.   Becher-Hoppe Associates, Inc. is a firm of consulting ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    Samoset Council is offering 4 Day Camps across Central & Northen Wisconsin this summer. Working in teams, they will make new friends and perform experiments that make science, technology, engineering and math come alive!Activities Include: Robots, Slime Fun, Marble Maze, Clouds in a Jar, Roller Coasters, Engineering Challenges, and Team Building Games!Open to the public, but pre-registration is ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    Chuck Winegarden named Chief Credit OfficerPeoples State Bank announces the addition of Chuck Winegarden to a new role at Peoples as chief credit officer.   In this role, Winegarden will assist in maintaining the strong credit quality of the bank and leading the credit function. He will work to improve tracking and reporting of overall loan portfolio risk, streamline loan policy and procedures ...read more
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    Monday, May 21, 2018
    Grace Schuler, senior at Wausau West High School, received the Resolution of Commendation from the Board of Education for receiving a 2018 Kohl Excellence Scholarship from the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation, Inc.photo caption: Grace Schuler, left and Board President Jeff Leigh, right   
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    Monday, May 21, 2018
    Christine Kadonsky, Social Studies Teacher at Wausau West High School, received two Resolutions of Commendation from the Board of Education. The first for receiving a 2018 Teacher Fellowship from the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation, Inc., and the second for being named Distinguished High School Teacher of the Year by the Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies.
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    Monday, April 16, 2018
    Wausau, WIS – The first ever Food Truck and Beer Festival at Athletic Park on Saturday, August 18th, 2018. Presented by the Wisconsin Woodchucks, this event will be held on the baseball field and will feature regional food trucks, beer and cider sampling, yard games, and more!   The event will go from 4:30pm-8:00pm. Participating food trucks include Asian St. Food, Curds of Wisconsin, Chang ...read more
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    Monday, April 16, 2018
    Wausau, WI - The Woodchucks have put together a package for Wausau area interns to get to know one another this summer while enjoying an evening of baseball! Wednesday, June 27th will be the second annual Intern Night at a Woodchucks baseball game!  This is a great package that includes a Woodchucks ballcap for all interns, a reserved seat ticket in a section with other area interns, the ...read more
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    Friday, December 01, 2017
    Riiser Energy to Host 27th Annual Holiday Dinner for Salvation Army  Wausau, WI – December 1, 2017 – Riiser Energy and its associates announce their 27th annual Holiday Dinner at the Salvation Army Community Center in Wausau, WI. This year, the dinner will be held Friday December 22nd, at 11:30 a.m.   A traditional Holiday Dinner will be prepared by the Salvation Army staff, and served by ...read more
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    Monday, September 18, 2017
    Little Chute, WI -- September 18, 2017 - Heartland Business Systems (“HBS”), LLC, a Midwest leader in information technology, today announced that it has appointed Larry Boettger Chief Information Security Officer effective Sept. 18. Peter Helander, HBS’s founder and president, announced this at a team meeting.   “Larry is going to lead and strengthen our cybersecurity efforts at HBS for many ...read more
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    Friday, November 18, 2016
    George Hoffman, Wealth Advisor, with Hermening Financial Group, recently earned the Accredited Investment Fiduciary designation after fulfilling training and examination requirements at Cetera Financial Group’s Wealth Management University in Austin, Texas. This invitation-only conference, which attracts more than 200 Cetera Financial Group advisors from across the United States, opened on Monday, ...read more
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