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    Sunday, June 25, 2017
    The Marathon County Historical Society will present “Guided Tour of the Farm Museum in Marathon Park,” another topic in its History Speaks series, at 2 pm Sunday, June 25, 2017, at the I.S. Horgen Farm Museum in the Exhibition Building in Marathon Park, Wausau. Curator Randy Block will share stories as we tour this museum. The farm museum in Marathon Park was established by Ingwal ...read more
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    Sunday, June 04, 2017
    The Marathon County Historical Society will present “Forward: Progressive Era Women Reformers,” another topic in its History Speaks series, at 2 pm Sunday, June 4, 2017, at the Woodson History Center, 410 McIndoe St., Wausau. Paul Clark will discuss trailblazers who paved the way for women’s vote, equal rights, and other reforms. Women reformers in the early 1900s worked to make ...read more
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    Friday, May 26, 2017
    Dan Detert, Designer, of the REI Engineering, Inc. Civil Engineering Design Team of Wausau, recently attended Using WinSlamm v. 10.2 sponsored by UW-Madison. The hands-on, computer-based course provided instruction on the latest technologies of the WinSLAMM software to meet urban stormwater goals. The course showed how the modeling software can analyze the impact in new or existing storm water ...read more
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    Thursday, May 25, 2017
    Mosinee, WI - S.C. Swiderski, LLC, a construction and real estate investment company, announced that Kelli Ohlfest has joined the company as a Project Coordinator for their Construction Division. Kelli will oversee multi-family and commercial projects for the company. Kelli has 17 years of experience in the construction industry. She previously worked in construction management in the Chicago ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    Management Recruiters of Wausau was recently honored as one of the top 25% of MRI Offices in the President’s Club. MRI Wausau has received this designation the last four years. MRI Wausau just recently located to downtown Wausau at 200 Washington Street, Suite 110. They focus on all types of placements locally. Another focus is in the banking industry where they work from Wisconsin to ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 23, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 23, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Annual Chamber golf outing to be held at the Wausau Country Club SCHOFIELD — The Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce will host their 28th annual golf outing on Monday, June 26 at the Wausau Country Club . New this year, the Chamber is ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 23, 2017
    Make your reservations now to attend the Marathon County Historical Society’s American Girl-Themed Garden Party from 1 to 3 pm on Saturday, June 3, 2017. Kids (of all ages) and their special dolls are invited to dress up for this old-fashioned party in our beautiful Yawkey House Museum Gardens. School-age children – and the adults who accompany them – will enjoy looking at ...read more
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    Friday, May 19, 2017
    Nick Anderson, Project Estimator with The Boson Company, Inc Marshfield WI, The Boson Company, Inc. with offices in Marshfield and Wausau, WI has welcomed Nick Anderson to their team as a Project Estimator. Nick will be located in Boson’s corporate office in Marshfield. (2613 W Veterans Parkway) Anderson is an University of WI Platteville graduate in Industrial Technology and Building ...read more
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    Friday, May 19, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 22, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Ribbon cutting ceremony to be held at Health In Motion WAUSAU — Health In Motion will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 3 p.m. on Thursday, June 8 at their new building at 930 South 17th Avenue. The event will also mark a name ...read more
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    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    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 ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 17, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com New group of graduates honored at Leadership Excellence ceremony WAUSAU — A group has completed their nine-month leadership course and was recognized at a ceremony at The Great Dane Pub and Brewing Company in Wausau on Wednesday, May ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    PSB Holdings, Inc. Receives Top 200 Community Bank Recognition PSB Holdings, Inc., parent company of Peoples State Bank, announced today that it has ranked for the eighth consecutive year in the American Banker Magazine’s “Top 200 Community Banks” list. Performance data and rankings were released in the American Banker Magazine’s May 2017 publication. A total of 669 ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 16, 2017
    REI Engineering, Inc. (REI) and Northwest Petroleum Service, Inc. (NPS) are proud to announce our 2017 scholarship recipients. This year’s scholarship recipients are Anna Larsen and Allyson Geurink, both Wausau East class of 2017 graduates. Miss Larsen is planning to attend Metropolitan State University in Saint Paul, Minnesota in the fall. Miss Geurink is planning to attend the University ...read more
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    Monday, May 15, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 15, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Ribbon cutting ceremony to be held at Waterstone Mortgage SCHOFIELD — Waterstone Mortgage will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17 at their new location at 1030 Grand Avenue, Suite 2. The event will be ...read more
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    Friday, May 12, 2017
    Wausau East High School Senior IB Art student, Lena Brearley, is the winner of this year's Congressional Art Competition! Lena's oil painting, Morning Light, was selected to hang in an exhibit in our nation's capitol. She will represent the 7th Congressional District for the state of Wisconsin. Lena and her family will also be invited to attend a presentation and reception in the U.S. ...read more
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    Friday, May 12, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 12, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Governor Walker to speak at Regional Talent Summit ROTHSCHILD — Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is scheduled to speak at the Regional Talent Summit planned for Thursday, May 25 at the Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center in ...read more
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    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 11, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Ribbon cutting ceremony to be held at the Sixth Street Filling Station WAUSAU — The Sixth Street Filling Station will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 1 to celebrate new ownership at their new location at ...read more
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    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 12, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Ribbon cutting ceremony held at Management Recruiters WAUSAU — Management Recruiters of Wausau Inc held a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 10 at their new location at 200 Washington Street, Suite 110. “We ...read more
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    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    Brent Zinkel, Social Studies Teacher at East High, received two Resolutions of Commendation from the Board of Education. The first for being named a 2017 Teacher Fellow from the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation, and the second for being named Wisconsin's 2018 High School Teacher of the Year. Congratulations, Mr. Zinkel!
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    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    East High School Graphics teacher Elizabeth Kysely and librarian Paula Hase were named 2017 PBS Digital Innovators by Wisconsin Public Television. They were selected by how they set the bar for thoughtful tech integration in the classroom. According to Kristin Leglar, Senior Education Specialist for Wisconsin Public Television, Kysely and Hase earned the WPT 2017 Educator Innovator badge for all ...read more
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    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 12, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Graduation ceremony planned for Young Entrepreneurs WAUSAU – Thirteen young entrepreneurs will graduate from the 2016-2017 Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) program on Monday, May 15. The public is invited to a ceremony which will ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    Scherrer Construction recently hired Cory Holzhauer, Sr. Project Manager, at their Wausau office. Cory graduated from UW-Platteville with a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Industrial Technology Management with an emphasis on Building Construction Management. He has over 7 years of experience in project management and has been a long time resident in the Wausau area. Welcome to Team ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    WAUSAU, WI – EO Johnson Business Technologies was named a 2016 Top Dealer by Canon. The award was presented to Mary Jo Johnson, CEO/Owner – EO Johnson Business Technologies by John Smith, Canon Executive Technical Sales at EO Johnson’s 60 th Anniversary Gala celebration on April 22, 2017 in Eau Claire, WI. The Canon Top Dealer award is presented to all Canon dealers that met or ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE Wausau Room Tax Commission Awards Inaugural Tourism Grants For Immediate Release: May 10, 2017 Contact: Tom Weaver, Chairman Room Tax Commission, 715-355-9531 Mayor Robert Mielke, 715-261-6800 Six community organizations are the recipients of nearly $32,000 in Room Tax Tourism Grants to support events and activities planned for the City of Wausau. The Wausau Room Tax Commission was ...read more
    Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    Mosinee, WI - S.C. Swiderski, LLC, a construction and real estate investment company, has begun construction on Phase II of Moon Lake Estates in Rice Lake, WI. This phase has 100 new apartment homes in seven two-story buildings. Construction Manager, Tim Koch, announced that Project Manager for the site is Chris Karch, Site Superintendent is Sarah Fischer-Uttecht and Becky Hensel has been named ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    AbbyBank welcomes Heather Schulz, AVP/Senior Personal Banker and David Klein, Vice President / Mortgage Loan Officers. Heather’s role will support local consumers and businesses by helping them save money and become more efficient while using strong financial products and services. David’s role will specialize in residential real estate lending, whether the purpose be remodeling, ...read more
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    Friday, May 05, 2017
    Seth Wage Graduates from the Introduction to Commercial Lending School Wausau, Wis. (May 5, 2017) – Seth Wage, personal banker at Peoples State Bank in Wausau, received his certificate for successfully completing the Introduction to Commercial Lending School which was held March 21-23, 2017 in Wisconsin Dells. Sponsored by the Wisconsin Bankers Association, the curriculum is designed to ...read more
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    Thursday, May 04, 2017
    East and West students competed at the State SkillsUSA competition in Madison. SkillsUSA, began in 1965 as the Vocational Industrial Clubs of America and now has more than 335,000 students and advisors. The organization’s goal has always been to ensure that students have the skills sought by future employers.
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    Thursday, May 04, 2017
    DECA’s annual International Career Development Conference brought industry leaders, policy makers, and the next generation of leaders in business and entrepreneurship to Anaheim, California, last week. The Conference brought together more than 19,000 student members from the United States, Canada, China, Korea, Mexico, and Spain. Wausau West DECA members who qualified and competed at the ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 03, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 3, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Ribbon cutting ceremony to be held at Management Recruiters WAUSAU — Management Recruiters of Wausau Inc will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 10 at their new location at 200 Washington Street, Suite ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 02, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 2, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Regional Talent Summit to offer solutions to workforce challenges ROTHSCHILD — The Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Centergy, the Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce, the Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce & ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 02, 2017
    For Immediate Release – May 2, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com Ribbon cutting ceremony and open house held at Clark Dietz WAUSAU — Clark Dietz, Inc held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, April 27 at their new location at 500 North Third Street, Suite 703. The ribbon cutting was part of an ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 02, 2017
    Kathy Johnson has recently been named Financial Analyst for Compass Insurance Services working in their Kronenwetter, WI location. Johnson joins Compass Insurance Services with over 21 years of experience most recently as Financial Assistant at Boys & Girls Club of Wausau and Client Services Director at Bradley Whalen Financial Services along with previous experience in wine sales and ...read more
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    Monday, May 01, 2017
    Mosinee, WI - S.C. Swiderski, LLC, a construction and real estate investment company, announced the promotion of Tim Koch to Construction Manager. In his new role, Tim will oversee the Construction Department personnel including project managers, site superintendents, field staff and the Excavation Department. He is also responsible for planning and managing project development and administering ...read more
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    Monday, May 01, 2017
    Minocqua, Wis. (May 1, 2017) – Cory Erickson, branch manager and business banker at Peoples State Bank in Minocqua, received his successful completion from the Commercial Lending School which was held February 19-24, 2017 in Wisconsin Dells. Sponsored by the Wisconsin Bankers Association, the curriculum was designed to expand and fine tune the analytical tools used by bankers in analyzing ...read more
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    Friday, April 28, 2017
    For Immediate Release – April 28, 2017 Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com EXPO’s Best of Show winners announced at Business PM ROTHSCHILD — Four local businesses were recognized as Business EXPO Best of Show recipients at the Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce’s EXPO Business PM held at the ...read more
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    Monday, April 17, 2017
    Mosinee, WI - S.C. Swiderski, LLC, a construction and real estate investment company, welcomes Chris A. Wolfe in the newly created role of Director of Capital Finance. Chris will source project funding for commercial and multifamily projects and will play an integral role in the pre-development phase of projects. Chris has twenty-five years of experience in lending. She received a degree in ...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 ...read more
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    Friday, May 06, 2016
    Kevin Hermening, CEO of Hermening Financial Group, has accepted a five-year appointment to the First Allied Securities, Inc. Chairman’s Emeritus Council. Kevin and his fellow council members will provide advice to First Allied executive management on a wide variety of topics. The council also is responsible for helping define Representative Advisory Council objectives and provides oversight ...read more
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