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State lawmakers say federal infrastructure bills could boost modernization efforts in Wisconsin

Two state lawmakers say pending federal legislation would accelerate efforts in Wisconsin to develop modern infrastructure such as electric vehicle charging stations...

Marquette researcher gets $950,000 NSF grant

An associate professor of biological sciences at Marquette University has received a $950,000 grant for her research into certain aging disorders. 

UW-Madison launches new School of Computer, Data and Information Sciences

-- UW-Madison’s newly launched School of Computer, Data and Information Sciences aims to build on the momentum of these growing fields. 

WisBusiness: the Podcast with Max Fergus, CEO and co-founder of LUM

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: the Podcast” is with Max Fergus, CEO and co-founder of LUM, a music platform based in Madison. 

Rural prosperity event features insights on workforce issues and rural health care

-- A rural development expert with the USDA says infrastructure investments and financial incentives could help attract workers to rural communities in...

Solar project powering 40 percent of Dane County facilities

In its first nine months of operation, the Dane County Regional Airport's latest solar project has produced enough electricity to power 1,200...

LUM launches engagement tool for artists

A music platform based in Madison called LUM has launched a new service for artists aimed at giving fans exclusive access to...

Investments in education, employment seen as key to attracting young professionals to Milwaukee

Leaders in Milwaukee say investments in education and employment opportunities will help attract more young professionals.  “I definitely think...

WisBusiness: the Podcast with Heather Wentler, executive director and co-founder of Doyenne

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: the Podcast” is with Heather Wentler, executive director and co-founder of Doyenne.  This nonprofit...

Former ambassadors discuss strategies for boosting international trade

Two former U.S. ambassadors say Wisconsin should leverage cultural, diplomatic and academic ties with other nations in order to strengthen international trade. 

DataChat closes on $25 million funding round

A software company called DataChat has closed on a $25 million funding round following a limited product launch of its data analytics...

Thousands of Wisconsinites on unemployment losing extra federal benefit

Thousands of Wisconsinites on unemployment will lose the extra $300 weekly benefit after the federal unemployment supplement ended over the holiday weekend,...

Marcus Corporation CEO doesn’t expect ‘full recovery’ until 2024

Marcus Corporation President and CEO Greg Marcus says the company is seeing signs of financial resurgence from last year, though he doesn’t...

WisBusiness: the Podcast with Laura Dresser, associate director of COWS

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: the Podcast” is with Laura Dresser, associate director of COWS, a think tank based at UW-Madison. 

COWS report highlights wage growth over past 40 years

The median wage for workers in Wisconsin increased by just $2.76 per hour over the past 40 years, a report from a...
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