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    Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    For Immediate Release – April 20, 2018             Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Marathon Ginseng International to celebrate renovations with a ribbon cutting   WESTON — Marathon Ginseng International will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at noon on Friday, May 11 at 4613 Camp Phillips Road. The event, ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    For Immediate Release – April 17, 2018   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  2018 Small Business of the Year Award Recipients Named   WAUSAU — The Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce named the three 2018 Small Businesses of the Year Award recipients at a ceremony on the morning of Tuesday, April 17 at Stoney ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    History Speaks at the Woodson History Center: 150 Years of the Wisconsin Valley Fair   How long have you been going to the Fair? What are your favorite memories? Travel back to the earliest days of the our local Fair when the Marathon County Historical Society presents “150 Years of the Wisconsin Valley Fair,” another topic in our History Speaks series, at 2 pm Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the ...read more
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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, April 13, 2018
    REI Engineering Hosts the Next Generation WorkforceWAUSAU - On Wednesday, April 11th, students from Mosinee High School, D.C. Everest Senior High, Wausau West High School, Wittenberg-Birnamwood High School, and Newman Catholic High School visited REI Engineering, Inc. as part of Careers in Action (CIA) Day.   CIA Day is a program designed to give the next generation workforce a behind the scenes ...read more
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    Thursday, April 12, 2018
    For Immediate Release – April 12, 2018   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Manpower Inc to hold ribbon cutting   WAUSAU — Manpower Inc - Wausau will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 24 at 330 Grand Avenue to celebrate their new location and their 40th anniversary in the area. The ...read more
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    Thursday, April 12, 2018
    For Immediate Release – April 13, 2018   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Without A Hitch to hold ribbon cutting   WESTON — Without A Hitch will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 30 at 5721 Business Highway 51 South to celebrate the new business. An open house will be held on ...read more
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    Thursday, April 12, 2018
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE:           April 12, 2018CONTACT:  John Gardner, 715-221-8659, gardner.john@marshfieldclinic.orgJeff Starck, 715-389-4978, starck.jeffrey@marshfieldclinic.org  Marshfield Clinic Health System’s community health effort has a new lookNew name, responsibilities position efforts for the future   MARSHFIELD – Marshfield Clinic and Family Health Center of ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    The Abbotsford Story, Inc. is pleased to announce the donation of $14,770 to seven local area organizations.  In April 2018, donations were presented to the Boys and Girls Club of Wausau for their Healthy Lifestyles Program, Marathon County PPA for their education exhibit, Horace Mann Middle School for their Eagle Pride Market food and clothing pantry, Junior Achievement of Wisconsin, Northcentral ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    The Abbotsford Story, Inc. is pleased to announce the donation of $14,770 to seven local area organizations.  In April 2018, donations were presented to the Boys and Girls Club of Wausau for their Healthy Lifestyles Program, Marathon County PPA for their education exhibit, Horace Mann Middle School for their Eagle Pride Market food and clothing pantry, Junior Achievement of Wisconsin, Northcentral ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    For Immediate Release – April 11, 2018   Contact: Lukas Lindner, YEA! Program Coordinator Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-551-6428 | llindner@wausauchamber.com  Young entrepreneurs receive $3,500 from investor panel WAUSAU – A group of 13 young entrepreneurs received a total of $3,500 at an Investor Panel event held on Monday, April 9 at Northcentral Technical College’s Health ...read more
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    Monday, April 09, 2018
    For Immediate Release – April 9, 2018   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Anytime Fitness to hold ribbon cutting at grand re-opening   WESTON — Anytime Fitness - Weston will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate new ownership and completed renovations at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 10 at 1711 Schofield ...read more
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    Monday, April 09, 2018
    For Immediate Release – April 9, 2018    Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Compass Properties to debut CenterSpace at ribbon cutting and open house   WAUSAU — Compass Properties LLC will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 12 at the CitySquare Office Center located at 500 North ...read more
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    Monday, April 09, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Joan McCarville WoodTrust Bank 715-422-0256 joan.mccarville@woodtrust.com WoodTrust Bank announces new Vice President of Personal Trust Wisconsin Rapids, WI – April 9, 2018: WoodTrust Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Kim Hilgers to its WoodTrust Asset Management division.  As Vice President – Personal Trust, Kim will play a key role in the ...read more
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    Friday, April 06, 2018
    For Immediate Release – April 6, 2018   Contact: Lukas Lindner, YEA! Program Coordinator Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-551-6428 | llindner@wausauchamber.com  Young Entrepreneurs Academy reschedules Investor Panel event   WESTON — The cancellations caused by the weather earlier this week included an Investor Panel event on Tuesday, April 3 for students in the 2017-2018 Young ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 04, 2018
    For Immediate Release – April 4, 2018   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Second program on region’s changing demographics to focus on education   WAUSAU — The Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the North Central Wisconsin Workforce Development Board (NCWWDB) to offer a series of programs ...read more
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    Friday, March 30, 2018
    Marshfield Clinic & Security Health Plan Proudly Present the "Chase’n Chocolate" Run/Walk5k Run, 1.5 Mile Walk & Kid’s Fun Run.Chocolate themed event; chocolate goodies along the course and at the end. To benefit The Women's Community domestic and sexual violence victim service agency.Saturday, May 12, 2018.Chipped Timing will be provided by Performance Timing.Awards will be given for the top ...read more
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018
    History Speaks in Hatley: How Plants Shape the Earth’s Climate – Past, Present, & Future  Did you know that plants can affect climate?  Paul Whitaker will discuss the back-and-forth effect plants and climate have on each other at 7 pm Monday, May 14, at the Hatley Branch Library, 435 Curtis Avenue in Hatley.  This presentation is part of the History Speaks in Your Town series presented by the ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    For Immediate Release – March 27, 2018   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  The Pool People to celebrate new ownership with a ribbon cutting   SCHOFIELD — Central Housewares Inc/The Pool People will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 29 at 1503 Schofield Avenue. The event, which is ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    History Speaks at the Woodson History Center: Streets of Downtown Wausau  Take a walk down memory lane with Gary Gisselman as the Marathon County Historical Society presents “Streets of Downtown Wausau,” another topic in our History Speaks series, at 2 pm Sunday, April 29, at the Woodson History Center, 410 McIndoe St., Wausau.  Research Librarian Gary Gisselman will take a look at downtown ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    Wausau, WI – EO Johnson Business Technologies is pleased to make the following employee announcements in its Wausau office: Matt Palecek has been promoted to Wausau Sales Manager.  In his new role Matt will direct the sales activities for EO Johnson’s central Wisconsin territory.  He will be responsible for managing Wausau’s sales team, achieving growth and sales goals, and ensuring customers’ ...read more
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    Monday, March 26, 2018
    For Immediate Release – March 26, 2018   Contact: Lukas Lindner, YEA! Program Coordinator Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-551-6428 | llindner@wausauchamber.com  Young Entrepreneurs Academy to hold Investor Panel event   WESTON — The students in the 2017-2018 Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) program will present their final business plans to a panel of local business leaders on ...read more
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    Friday, March 23, 2018
    Wausau School District -- Wausau West High School students Ben Brown, Zach Becker, Mark Raasch, Drew Schoch, and Bennett Baumann, and their teacher Theran Peterson, were honored to be invited to the Wisconsin State Capitol to present their Project Lead the Way project, an inflatable rescue device for use in guarded aquatic facilities.
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    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    Wausau School District--Wausau West High School Key Club members attended the DCON leadership conference in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Key Clubbers attended breakout sessions, entered competitions, helped elect the governing board, recognized retiring board members, and had fun meeting other Key Clubs from Wisconsin and Upper Michigan.   West High Key Club members placed in the following events: Kara ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    Christine Kadonsky, Wausau West High School Social Studies teacher, was recognized as the Distinguished High School Teacher of the Year by the Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies (WCSS) at the organization’s annual conference in Madison on March 12, 2018. Kadonsky is in her seventeenth year of teaching Early U.S. History to ninth grade students at Wausau West in her hometown where she also ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    For Immediate Release – March 21, 2018   Contact: Brian Otten, Marketing Manager Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce 715-848-5947 | botten@wausauchamber.com  Hsu Growing Supply to host ribbon cutting and open house   WAUSAU — Hsu Growing Supply will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new retail center at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 4 at T6500 County Road W. This event will be followed by an ...read more
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    Monday, March 19, 2018
    Wausau School District - Wausau West High School senior Mikahla Klug received the 2018 National DECA Emerging Leader Honor Award. The award recognizes DECA high school seniors studying marketing, finance, hospitality and management and for being an academically prepared, community oriented, professionally responsible, experienced leader through participation in DECA. To be recognized for this ...read more
    Monday, March 19, 2018
                                                          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE:           March 19, 2018CONTACT:  Jeff Starck, 715-389-4978, starck.jeffrey@marshfieldclinic.org   An electronic copy of this release can be found at http://marshfieldclinic.org/news  Paper: New uses of medical records to help diagnose genetic disordersMarshfield Clinic Research Institute scientists ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 07, 2018
    We are aiming to raise $275,000 for youth in your communities!100% of the Funds Raised stay Local!And we need your help! Are you or your business able to donate? ⇒ Donate online today! The Samoset Council, Boy Scouts of America, serves over 6,000 youth in North Central Wisconsin annually. That covers 13 Wisconsin Counties with the help of over 1,700 Adult Volunteers! Annually, the Council will ...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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