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Tuesday, October 16, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 15, 2018Menomonie, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Stout junior Rochelle Knier loves seeing the faces of younger students light up when they learn about science.Knier, who is majoring in applied biochemistry and molecular biology, was one of the volunteers helping Friday, Oct. 12, when about 300 students from six area schools visited campus for the Stout Connects You ...read more
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Monday, October 08, 2018
ST. CLOUD, MINN., OCTOBER 8, 2018– Today, CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, announced that Marco has earned the 2018 Triple Crown Award. This year, 46 solution providers in North America reached the qualifying revenue, growth, and technical expertise to be named on three of CRN’s prestigious solution provider lists, earning them the Triple Crown Award.     Each year, CRN announces lists and ...read more
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Thursday, October 04, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Stout has named 13 students as Stout Ambassadors for the 2018-2019 academic year. The ambassadors program, in its third year, gives students opportunities to engage with alumni, corporations and campus leadership. Ambassadors are required to represent the student body by attending homecoming events, many alumni events and two campus Career Conferences. ...read more
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Wednesday, October 03, 2018
League of Women Voters of Greater Chippewa Valley this week announced a forum for the two candidates for Assembly District 67 on Monday, Oct. 22, 6:30 p.m. in the Bloomer Middle School Auditorium, 600 Jackson St., Bloomer.  Candidates are: Republican incumbent Rob Summerfield, Bloomer and Democrat Wren Keturi, Chippewa Falls. The order for candidates’ presentations will be determined by lot.  ...read more
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Wednesday, October 03, 2018
Northwestern Wisconsin mentoring organization’s new brand look emphasizes the potential inherent in all children   [Eau Claire, WI], Oct. 3, 2018 – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin along with more than 270 Big Brother Big Sisters affiliates across the country, unveiled a new, modern look and brand repositioning with a goal of recruiting more diverse volunteers.   “The need in ...read more
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Wednesday, October 03, 2018
MENOMONIE, Wis. —Learn the ins and outs of making healthy choices while shopping the perimeter of the grocery store on Thursday, Oct. 25, from noon to 1 p.m. at Menomonie Market Food Co-op, 814 Main St. E.“Grocery shopping can be boring and monotonous,” says Katie Johnson, health educator at Mayo Clinic Health System. “When you take an active role in making better nutritional choices to live a ...read more
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Wednesday, October 03, 2018
MENOMONIE, Wis. — A free “Healthy Living with Diabetes” workshop will be offered on Tuesdays, from Oct. 23 through Dec. 4, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. in the Education Center at Mayo Clinic Health System, 2321 Stout Rd., Menomonie.This multiweek workshop is for people 18 and older who have diabetes, pre-diabetes or live with someone who has diabetes. Learn about self-management to maintain an active and ...read more
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Wednesday, October 03, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. — An iconic U.S. retailer will be led by a University of Wisconsin-Stout graduate.Jill Soltau is scheduled to take over Monday, Oct. 15, as CEO of J.C. Penney, the national retailer announced Tuesday, Oct. 2, causing the company’s stock price to rise 10 percent.Soltau, a 1989 graduate of UW-Stout’s retail merchandising and management undergraduate program, takes over for Marvin ...read more
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Tuesday, October 02, 2018
WESTconsin to Celebrate Cooperative MonthChocolate Fundraiser, International Credit Union Day® and Community Shred Events  WESTERN WI—Join WESTconsin Credit Union in celebrating Cooperative Month! During the month of October, WESTconsin is raising money for local humane societies, celebrating International Credit Union Day® and hosting free community shred events throughout the region.Charity ...read more
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Tuesday, October 02, 2018
2018 Deer Carcass Disposal  The Dunn County Transfer Station will begin accepting deer carcasses and remains on October 8, 2018. A lined 20-yard dumpster will be onsite through December 31st, 2018, after which animal carcasses and remains will no longer be accepted. There will be a disposal fee of $5 per carcass or bag of remains to help offset the costs of landfilling this material. Animal ...read more
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Friday, September 28, 2018
A new program in Menomonie intended to help address a critical shortage of workers has received a major boost from the Greater Menomonie Development Corp.The GMDC voted recently to allocate $100,000 to support the Home Sweet Menomonie program.“I could not be more proud of the Greater Menomonie Development Corporation’s commitment of $100,000 towards the success of Home Sweet Menomonie,’ said Dan ...read more
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Manufacturer, with big plans in Wisconsin, one of 420 firms looking to hireStory LinkPhotos attachedFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 26, 2018Menomonie, Wis. — As the two-day Fall Career Conference began Tuesday, Sept 25, at University of Wisconsin-Stout, recruiters from a plethora of well-known companies greeted well-dressed students with resumes in hand.From national names such as Ashley, Andersen, ...read more
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Experiences vary from ESPN event in Minneapolis to artisan’s rural shopStory LinkPhotos attachedFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 26, 2018Menomonie, Wis. — When University of Wisconsin-Stout senior Maria DeYoung applied for an ESPN X Games public relations internship in Minneapolis, she knew very little about extreme sports.However, the professional communication and emerging media student went into ...read more
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Friday, September 21, 2018
National Guard member wins Hatch — Menomonie business contestStory LinkFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept 19, 2018Menomonie, Wis. — Nate Hitchcock saw a need for a more user-friendly military compass.Hitchcock, of Eau Claire, who graduated in May from University of Wisconsin-Stout with a degree in business administration emphasizing financial services and military science, has been in the Wisconsin ...read more
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Friday, September 21, 2018
Nickolas Butler’s appearance is part of the Chippewa Valley Book FestivalFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 19, 2018Menomonie, Wis. — A New York Times best-selling novelist will give a premiere reading of his forthcoming book at University of Wisconsin-Stout as part of the Chippewa Valley Book Festival.Nickolas Butler will read from and discuss “Little Faith” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, in ...read more
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Friday, September 21, 2018
University-developed website provides key demographic information on the area  Story LinkPhotos attachedFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 20, 2018Menomonie, Wis. —  A new dashboard, the Dunn County Factbook, provides a snapshot of the county in data form and showcases the ability of the University of Wisconsin-Stout Social Science Research Center to collect and share that information.About a decade ...read more
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Friday, September 21, 2018
Menomonie, WI - Tanglewood Greens recently held a Masquerade Ball, where $5 from each ticket sold would benefit a nonprofit in the community. This year, they chose to benefit the Dunn County Humane Society, and raised $500 for the organization.  “We are very proud of our amazing community, and want to give back when we can. Golf outings and events are what we do best, and if we can combine those ...read more
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Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  A University of Wisconsin-Stout graduate student has been selected to receive a fellowship from the National Board for Certified Counselors. Megan Schilling, of Ellsworth, who is studying clinical mental health counseling with concentrations in alcohol and substance abuse and dependency and eating disorders, recently received the National Board for Certified Counselors ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  Naomi Albert, a UW-Stevens Point senior majoring in natural resource planning, enjoys the interdisciplinary approach LAKES REU offers to trying to solve environmental problems. Albert is one of eight college students from around the U.S. taking part in LAKES, a summer research experience for undergraduate students at University of Wisconsin-Stout. The eight-week program studies ...read more
Categories: Community, Papers/Research, Press Release
Monday, July 16, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  Naomi Albert hopped on a new Giant hybrid Escape 3 bicycle purchased for the University of Wisconsin-Stout StoutBikes program and took it for a spin. “I’m impressed,” said Albert, a UW-Stevens Point senior majoring in natural resources planning who is in Menomonie for the summer as part of the LAKES REU program. “It’s really nice to be able to travel around the city over the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, July 13, 2018
  Menomonie– The Menomonie Police Department will be participating in the Annual National Night Out campaign on Tuesday, August 7, 2018. The event will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Cedar Corporation parking lot, located at 604 Wilson Ave.   The event will feature vehicle displays from the Menomonie Police Department and other area law enforcement and public safety agencies. Some of ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  Menomonie Middle School eighth-grader Rachael May decided to attend the intercultural leadership portion of the Summer STEAM Experience at University of Wisconsin-Stout because she wants to know how to stop bullying. “A friend of mine was bullied because of her different culture,” May said. “I want that to stop. I want to know ways to stop bullying. Just because people are ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Monday, July 09, 2018
Eau Claire, WI – Junior Achievement (JA) of Wisconsin, Inc. received two grants totaling $7,500 from the Xcel Energy Foundation. The Northwest District and the Coulee Region received $5,000 and $2,500 from the foundation. The Education Focus Area dollars help Junior Achievement continue to reach area youth with programs teaching them about work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy at ...read more
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Monday, July 09, 2018
MENOMONIE -   League of Women Voters of Greater Chippewa Valley this week announced a forum for the five candidates participating in the Dunn County sheriff primary election.  The forum is set for Monday, July 30 at 6 p.m. in the community room of the Judicial Center, 615 Stokke Parkway, Menomonie.   The five candidates for county sheriff are: Republicans Adam W. Zukowski, Kevin Bygd, and Jacob ...read more
Categories: Political, Community, Press Release
Monday, July 02, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  New energy-efficient lighting being installed this summer at University of Wisconsin-Stout is expected to save the university nearly $89,000 a year in energy costs. Light-emitting diode — LED — lighting is being installed in 10 buildings and outdoor locations such as parking lots and walkways and some outdoor wall packs on residence halls. Buildings getting a nearly full ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, July 02, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. -  University of Wisconsin-Stout Professor Emeritus CarolynBarnhart was honored with the Lorraine Missling Award for DistinguishedService in The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International at the 82nd SigmaState Convention, held in Madison. The award recognizes and honors a memberwho has demonstrated excellence in education and leadership in Delta KappaGamma. "I  am humbled and honored ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Monday, June 25, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  To ride a unicycle, University of Wisconsin-Stout sophomore Shelley Kovacic advises learning to fall. “Falling makes you better,” the business administration major said. “You learn from it. You have to learn to fall. Balance is one of the most important things to learn, no matter what style of riding you are doing.” Kovacic, of Hudson, could be seen on campus last spring ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Fun Facts, Press Release
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. — Like most students who study abroad, Megan Luedke treasures her memories of taking classes in another country. The University of Wisconsin-Stout student had more than a valuable international education experience, however. She had an out-of-this-world experience — helping design the mission patch for a German astronaut who in early June rocketed into space from Kazakhstan with ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Menomonie—On Tuesday, July 10 from 1:00-3:00 p.m., officers from the Menomonie Police Department (MPD) and community members of all ages are invited to come together at Culver’s Frozen Custard to discuss community issues and build relationships over a cup of coffee or scoop of custard. Culver’s is located at 1330 Stout Rd. in Menomonie.    Coffee with a Cop is a national initiative supported ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, June 18, 2018
WESTERN WI— Construction will be underway in early September as WESTconsin Credit Union breaks ground on a 35,000 square foot, two-story Administrative Center. The new facility will be built on vacant land the credit union owns directly west of their Menomonie – East Office located at 3333 Schneider Avenue. The building will house WESTconsin’s Service Center, Human Resources, Training, Member ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, June 18, 2018
Eau Claire, WI –Junior Achievement of Wisconsin, Inc., Northwest District is pleased to announce a new member joining its Board of Directors.BlayneMidthun is a local business owner and real estate investor who started Ramone’s Ice Cream Parlor in Eau Claire, WI with his wife, Kayla, in 2017 after seeing firsthand the need for the area to have a true ice cream parlor.  Blayne was born and raised in ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Community, Press Release
Monday, June 18, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  A University of Wisconsin-Stout student teacher supervisor in the areas of family and consumer sciences and health has received a statewide award. Cindy Quilling, of Menomonie, recently was named the Wisconsin Association of Family and Consumer Sciences 2018 Leader of the Year at the organization’s annual conference in Wisconsin Dells. The award identifies and honors family and ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Monday, June 11, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  Creating family-friendly activities centered on educating about clean water is the concept of a group of Master of Fine Arts in design students at University of Wisconsin-Stout. The Design Research class, working with the university’s LAKES REU project, recently created the concept of having an outdoor museum in Menomonie that would help educate visitors about the blue-green ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Papers/Research, Press Release
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - Over the past four years, Mayo Clinic Health System hasawarded $788,000 in grant money to nonprofits in northwest Wisconsin to helpimprove the health of communities in the region.             "Core to our mission as a nonprofit health care provider isreinvesting into the health of our communities," says Richard Helmers, M.D.,regional vice president, Mayo Clinic Health System in ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 05, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  One in six Americans or roughly 48 million every year get sick from foodborne illnesses, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Of those who become ill 128,000 are hospitalized and 3,000 die. “It is important to detect pathogens to provide safe food and water and to prevent cross-contamination of foodborne diseases,” said Taejo Kim, University of ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Papers/Research, Press Release
Friday, June 01, 2018
  MENOMONIE, WI: Let’s Go Fishing - Menomonie, a new non-profit that provides fishing and boating excursions free of charge to seniors, veterans, youth, and the disabled, announces the launch of the organization and Season Opening celebration on June 1, 2018. Let’s Go Fishing – Menomonie will be hosting a Season Opening Celebration for community members and sponsors on from 4-6 pm at Point ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, June 01, 2018
Eau Claire, WI - The 22nd annual JA Golf Outing takes place Thursday, August 16 at Wild Ridge golf course. After the 18-hole scramble, players will enjoy a social, dinner, raffles and live auction opportunities.  The annual golf outing is the Northwest District’s oldest and largest fundraising event. Monies raised from the event will be used to deliver Junior Achievement programs to area youth in ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  Oaklawn School fifth-grader Karlen Knospe found it fascinating to walk through University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Research Day in the Memorial Student Center. “It was awesome,” Knospe said. “I talked with them and got to see their ideas.” Knospe was one of 22 fifth-grade students from Menomonie who attended Research Day in May and shared their team research projects. Knospe and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  A senior from Spooner took first place in University of Wisconsin-Stout’s first WiSys Quick Pitch competition held May 2 at the Memorial Student Center. Richard Shipman presented on “Small, Bioactive Protein and Peptide Isolation from Crab Shell Byproducts Using Dialysis and Tricine Gel Separation.” The elevator-pitch-style competition invites students to present their ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
MENOMONIE, Wis. — Six graduating seniors from area high schools recently received $500 scholarships from Mayo Clinic Health System – Red Cedar in Menomonie:Boyceville: McKenna Weber will attend the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire to pursue a degree in nursing. Durand: Jakob Anibas will attend the University of Minnesota to pursue a degree in biology. Elmwood: Katherine Todd will attend Illinois ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. — Breanne Kanak, who teaches art and design in the White Lake School District, learned a lot about failure last summer during the Discovery Center WiFab Retreat at University of Wisconsin-Stout. She loved every minute of it. “We had to design, iterate, trash and finalize our projects and challenges,” Kanak said. “Every day there were moments that were humbling, frustrating, ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. — When we see or experience something, typically momentarily, how well do we really understand it? Thomas Weger explored that question in his mixed media quadriptych, “B5 on View,” which was named Best in Show in the Year End Juried Student Art Show at University of Wisconsin-Stout. The exhibit, which will remain up through Thursday, Sept. 13, at Furlong Gallery, features dozens ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. - More than 100 students and student groups were recognizedrecently at University of Wisconsin-Stout's annual Leadership Awardsprogram. Winners were announced for the Samuel E. Wood Medallion and campusLeadership Awards for the 2017-18 academic year. Also, the Outstanding Co-opStudent of the Year Award winners were named for the 2017 calendar year.Those nominated for awards also ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. -  University of Wisconsin-Stout graduate Gus Johnson looksat life and sees the humor in it. Johnson, who graduated Saturday, May 5, in entertainment design, with aconcentration in digital cinema, has had his short comedy sketches viewed onYouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Reddit more than one billion times. The most popular one is "Every Cat at 3 a.m.," a comedic look at theexploits ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Thanks to the Wisconsin Clean Sweep Grant, Dunn County’s 2018 Hazardous Waste Clean Sweep will be held Wednesday, May 2nd at the Colfax Fairgrounds in Colfax, and Thursday, May 3rd at the Dunn County Transfer Station & Recycling Center in Menomonie. The collection events are open to households, farms, and “very small quantity generator” (VSQG) businesses.  This will be the only Dunn County event ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
April 25, 2018 Menomonie, Wis. — An alumnus and a regional liaison with the school counseling master’s program at University of Wisconsin-Stout have received awards from a state education organization. Chad Siverling and Bobby Phillips were honored in early April in Madison by the Wisconsin Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, WACTE.Siverling, a counselor at Eau Claire Memorial High ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Personal stories, memorabilia highlight a history lesson  Eau Claire, WI – Gary Brynjulfson spared his listeners the most horrific details, as did his fellow Vietnam veterans speaking to students and members of the public at Chippewa Valley Technical College Tuesday, April 24. Still, he had dramatic stories to tell of carrying an 81 mm mortar and lots of rounds of ammunition through the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Student duo uses craft paper, plastic wrap, fencing to create dress, cape News link: www.uwstout.edu/about-us/news-center/scholarships-awarded-top-design-fashion-without-fabricPhoto attached April 24, 2018 Menomonie, Wis. — An entry built for the runway was named the grand prize winner in the annual Fashion Without Fabric student show held recently at University of Wisconsin-Stout. A design ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
News link: https://www.uwstout.edu/about-us/news-center/food-science-research-places-fourth-fiberstar-global-contest April 24, 2018 Menomonie, Wis. —  A team of University of Wisconsin-Stout students took fourth place in an international contest sponsored by Fiberstar. The students and Taejo Kim, assistant professor in food microbiology and food safety, took part in the Second Citri-Fi 125 ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Monday, April 23, 2018
Three new injection molding machines give students state-of-the-art learning experiences News link: www.uwstout.edu/about-us/news-center/industry-partnerships-put-plastics-engineering-lab-forefront April 23, 2018 Menomonie, Wis. — When students step into the plastics engineering lab at University of Wisconsin-Stout, they are working with state-of-the-art equipment. Three companies recently ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Monday, April 23, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  While a student at University of Wisconsin-Stout, Derek Woellner said in a class assignment he planned to become a politician. He never believed at the time it would really be what he pursued, but at age 25 Woellner has become the youngest mayor ever elected in his hometown of Merrill, where he graduated from high school in 2011. A 2016 professional communications and emerging ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Political, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, April 13, 2018
WESTERN WI—WESTconsin Credit Union held its 78th Annual Membership Meeting on March 27, 2018 at the Menomonie High School Auditorium. A complimentary meal was served prior to the meeting and The Menomonie Mustang Chorale provided the evening’s entertainment. At the meeting, Board Chairperson Dave Maves provided a review of the Board activities and highlights for 2017. Lora Benrud, Chief Executive ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, April 02, 2018
News link: https://www.uwstout.edu/about-us/news-center/hunger-simulation-helps-uw-stout-students-learn-about-poverty  Photo attached March 29, 2018 Menomonie, Wis. —  University of Wisconsin-Stout student Alyssa Willett felt helpless as she faced feeding three children on $1 a day during a hunger and poverty simulation on campus Wednesday, March 28. “I just gave up,” said Willet, 22, a senior ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, March 26, 2018
Menomonie, Wis. —  A decades long dream came true for the University of Wisconsin-Stout chapter of the Club Managers Association of America this month. The student organization was named the Chapter of the Year, largest chapter, at the World Club Managers Conference in San Francisco, Calif., March 2-6, earning $1,000 and a trophy. The UW-Stout chapter also won the Club of the Future contest by ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, March 26, 2018
Prediabetes and You, a Hidden Risk [Eau Claire, WI – March 26, 2018] – Tuesday, March 27, is American Diabetes Association (ADA) Alert Day®, and the Eau Claire YMCA wants residents of the Eau Claire community to know their risk for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes, as well as preventive steps they can take that day to reduce the chances of developing the disease. In the United States alone, ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, March 23, 2018
American tale to provide family-friendly entertainment opens April 6   News link: https://www.uwstout.edu/about-us/news-center/university-theatre-brings-musical-big-fish-harvey-hall-theatre-opening-april-6 March 22, 2018 Menomonie, Wis. —  In “Big Fish” Edward Bloom tells tall tales of a witch, a giant, a mermaid and a werewolf. Yet in those fantastical stories, Bloom, performed by ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
News link: https://www.uwstout.edu/about-us/news-center/state-senate-resolution-honors-life-chancellor-emeritus-sorensen-0March 20, 2018 Menomonie, Wis. — The Wisconsin state Senate unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday, March 20, honoring the life and accomplishments of the late University of Wisconsin-Stout Chancellor Emeritus Charles W. Sorensen.The resolution was authored by state Sen. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Menomonie, WI - P.G.A. Golf Professional Jim Maguire was recently hired as the General Manager and Head Golf Professional at Tanglewood Greens in Menomonie, WI.  He was previously in the same capacity at Prairie du Chien Country Club in Prairie du Chien, WI.  Maguire has been a member of the P.G.A. of America since 1997, and his ties to the Chippewa Valley run deep.  He served as the Head Men’s ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
​JERRY POLING | MARCH 14, 2018 The intersections of free speech, political censorship and minorities will be the topic of a presentation and discussion at UW-Stout. The university’s Center for the Study of Institutions and Innovation will feature Walter Kimbrough, Dillard University of New Orleans, and Charles H.F. Davis III, University of Southern California, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, March 19, 2018- Spectrum Industries is proud to announce that Brian Myhre has been named Channel Manager. Myhre has spent 30 years with Spectrum in various roles.  As Channel Manager, Myhre will be connecting partners with Spectrum and their Territory Managers. He will make working with Spectrum an easier process and help sales grow. As one of Spectrum’s top salesman the past ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, November 17, 2017
Eau Claire, WI — Most people who fly worry about leg room, layovers and lack of storage space for their carry-ons. Few have to worry about saving someone’s life at 30,000 feet. When married couple Chetna Mangat, M.D., and Gagandeep Singh, M.D., of Eau Claire, who work for Mayo Clinic Health System in Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine and Family Medicine, respectively, boarded a flight ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, November 06, 2017
Clear pathway outlined toward a bachelor of science degree  Eau Claire, WI – A new agreement between Chippewa Valley Technical College and the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will help nursing students complete their bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degrees, improving their employment opportunities and helping healthcare providers that are looking for nurses with the higher degree.  The ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, October 27, 2017
WESTERN, WI—This holiday season, WESTconsin Credit Union will host The Mitten Tree campaign—a Kindness Counts initiative. Each office will display The Mitten Tree—a tree in its lobby decorated with donated mittens, gloves, hats, scarfs and more. The purpose of The Mitten Tree is to collect cold weather apparel and accessories for those in need as the winter season’s sub-zero temperatures set in. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Eau Claire, WI – (October 24, 2017)   Cheers Pablo is holding a paint event benefiting Junior Achievement efforts in northwestern Wisconsin tomorrow, Thursday October 26 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. with the group paint beginning at 6:30 p.m. Cheers Pablo is located at 2839 Mall Dr. in Eau Claire. Participants will paint and take away a keepsake painting from the event.   Attendees will arrive an hour ...read more
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