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    Tuesday, November 21, 2017
    Peoples Donates Over 7,300 Items to Rhinelander Military Support GroupWausau, Wis. (November 21, 2017) Peoples State Bank’s military care package drive has concluded with over 7,300 items and $575 in cash donations collected from customers, employees, and the public throughout all Peoples State Bank locations.   Craig Lau, vice president commercial lending at Peoples, presented the items to the ...read more
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    Monday, November 20, 2017
    For Immediate Release – November 20, 2017     Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Wisconsin Woodchucks to hold ribbon cutting   WAUSAU — Wisconsin Woodchucks Baseball will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house beginning at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 6. This celebration will mark a new location for ...read more
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    Friday, November 17, 2017
    For Immediate Release – November 17, 2017   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Nominations now accepted for Small Business of the Year Awards   WAUSAU — The Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce is collecting nominations for the 2018 Small Businesses of the Year Awards through 3 p.m. on Friday, December 15. The ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Peoples State Bank’s Janel Thoune Selected as a 20 Under Forty HonoreeWausau, Wis. (November 15, 2017) Peoples State Bank congratulates Janel Thoune, assistant vice president, marketing manager for being selected as a Wausau Daily Herald 20 Under Forty honoree.   The 20 Under Forty program recognizes the top 20 young professionals in the Wausau region who make a difference in the community and ...read more
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    Tuesday, November 14, 2017
    Mosinee, WI – S.C. Swiderski, LLC is proud to announce Mike Manning has joined the Leasing Department as a site manager. He will manage over 200 apartments located at three sites in Merrill and Gibson Estates in Medford.   Mike has an associate degree in management from Western Technical College in La Crosse. He has a strong focus on process improvement and is a certified Yellow Belt in Lean Six ...read more
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    Friday, November 10, 2017
    Wausau East High School and Wausau West High School students attended the Northcentral Technical College Youth Apprenticeship Day and Career Fair. Forty-five local businesses talked to students about different careers available.  Students listened to presentations on soft skills, registered apprenticeships, networking opportunities and a business panel on industry trends, demands and job outlooks.
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    Friday, November 10, 2017
    For Immediate Release – November 10, 2017      Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Primrose Retirement Community to hold ribbon cutting   WESTON — Primrose Retirement Communities will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house at 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, November 16. This ribbon cutting will celebrate the ...read more
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    Friday, November 10, 2017
    Peoples State Bank Surprises Never Forgotten Honor Flight with $1,500 DonationWausau, Wis. (November 10, 2017) In honor of Veterans Day, Peoples State Bank asked representatives from the Never Forgotten Honor Flight to visit the bank on Friday to receive a free patriotic hat Peoples was handing out to veterans, and to take a few photos to help support their cause. Little did the Honor Flight know ...read more
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    Thursday, November 09, 2017
    For Immediate Release – November 9, 2017       Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Ribbon cutting held at McLit: Marathon County Literacy Council Inc   WAUSAU — McLit: Marathon County Literacy Council Inc held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, November 8 to celebrate the organization’s new name and ...read more
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    Thursday, November 09, 2017
    11/10/17  PRESS RELEASE  FOR MORE INFORMATION:      Natalyn Jannene Assistant Vice President of Marketingnatalynj@abbybank.com AbbyBank is excited and honored to announce that Jennifer Jakel, Executive Vice President, was chosen to receive NorthWestern Financial Review’s Outstanding Women in Banking Award for 2017. She is featured in the November edition. Only five women are awarded this ...read more
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    Thursday, November 09, 2017
    Travel back in time this holiday season with the Marathon County Historical Society when we host our annual “Christmas at the Houses” event on Saturday, December 2, 2017, from 11 am to 4:30 pm.   Both the Yawkey House Museum and the Woodson History Center will be decked out in holiday finery. Costumed actors will share unique stories of Christmas and Holiday traditions. Visitors can enjoy ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 08, 2017
    Greg Framke Graduates from Loan Compliance SchoolWausau, Wis. (November 8, 2017) Greg Framke, Compliance/BSA Officer of Peoples State Bank, received his successful completion from the WBA Loan Compliance School September 25-29, 2017 in Wisconsin Dells. Sponsored by the Wisconsin Bankers Association, the curriculum is designed to provide bankers with an understanding of lending and real estate ...read more
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    Friday, November 03, 2017
    For Immediate Release – November 3, 2017       Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Ribbon cuttings to be held along Rib Mountain Drive   RIB MOUNTAIN — The Town of Rib Mountain along with Peoples State Bank and Quality Foods IGA will hold ribbon cutting ceremonies for each beginning at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, ...read more
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    Thursday, November 02, 2017
    Wausau School District--More than 60 DECA members from Wausau West High School collected 3,200 non-perishable food items for the Women's Community as part of DECA's annual "Trick or Can" event on October 31.  
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    Thursday, November 02, 2017
    Wausau School District--Wausau West High School -Warrior Manufacturing, a student-led business, fabricated the gate leading to the playground at Rib Mountain Elementary School. The project was completed by West High graduates Ry Baumann and Reid Karlen with guidance from instructor Nick Polak who is pictured here. 
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    Wednesday, November 01, 2017
    Peoples State Bank’s Amber Gober Selected as a 20 Under Forty Honoree Wausau, Wis. (November 1, 2017) Peoples State Bank congratulates Amber Gober, assistant vice president, mortgage loan officer for being selected as a Wausau Daily Herald 20 Under Forty honoree.   The 20 Under Forty program recognizes the top 20 young professionals in the Wausau region who make a difference in the community and ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 01, 2017
    For Immediate Release – November 1, 2017   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  2017 ATHENA Leadership Award® recipients announced   RIB MOUNTAIN – The Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce has announced the recipients of the 2017 ATHENA Leadership Award® and ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award®. Bridget ...read more
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    Friday, October 27, 2017
    Team members from REI Engineering, Inc. (REI) and Northwest Petroleum Services, Inc. (NPS) showed their support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month by wearing pink and raising money for the Aspirus Heath Foundation for the Regional Cancer Center.  Team members raised money by holding a Chili Cook-Off and by selling pink accessories.  “I’m proud of our team for supporting Breast Cancer Awareness ...read more
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    Thursday, October 26, 2017
    Identity Theft Protection for Kids: What Parents Can DoWausau, Wis. (October 26, 2017) Identity theft is on the top of many consumers' minds these days, with new data breaches announced seemingly weekly. As masses of Americans turn to credit monitoring, fraud alerts, and other solutions to prevent their identities from being stolen, one group sometimes slips through the cracks: ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 24, 2017
    Wausau School District -- Wausau East High School student Siam Rezwan presented at the 2017 Conference on Child Rights and Sight at Yale University hosted by Distressed Children and Infants International. Siam was invited to present due to his exceptional leadership, character, and contributions for DCI at East High School, volunteering and visiting DCI establishments in Dhaka, Bangladesh on ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 24, 2017
    For Immediate Release – October 25, 2017        Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Ribbon cutting to be held at McLit: Marathon County Literacy Council Inc   WAUSAU — McLit: Marathon County Literacy Council Inc will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 8 to celebrate the ...read more
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    Monday, October 23, 2017
    Peoples State Bank Holds Military Care Package Drive to Honor Those Who Have Served Our CountryWausau, Wis. (October 23, 2017) Peoples State Bank will be collecting donations to help the Military Support Group of Rhinelander send care packages to veterans and active service members from Wisconsin currently overseas. The donation period will start on Monday, October 23 and conclude on Monday, ...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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