A strategic plan is about building for the future, a future that is unknowable. Forecasts about business or the economy over coming quarters or years are really just guesses. Hopefully, an educated one but a guess all the same. Any one person is bound to get a forecast right and even a few i…

What began as Jerome Brickner’s simple auto dealership in the countryside north of Marathon City in 1945 is now in its third generation of ownership. When Brickner’s of Wausau recently cut the ribbon on its new 60,000 square-foot facility on Grand Avenue, it cleared the road into its future.

Recently, I was watching a TV show honoring the career of Don Rickles who had been a comedian for over 50 years. Maybe the young people who are under 25 years old do not know him but any - one over 40 does. He was on all the latenight talk shoes, been in a number movies and had a few TV show…

• Security Health Plan of Wisconsin has been recognized among the nation’s leading health plans by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for 2020. Security Health Plan received an overall rating of 4 stars out of 5 for its Medicare Advantage HMO-POS plans

Christmas came early for Vickie and Marc Roth and the employees at Cottage Garden Farm on Highway 54 in Waupaca as their new 9,000-square-foot building welcomed customers for the first time on Nov. 1. The building is packed with Christmas gifts, ornaments, clothing and decorations for the season.

Christmas came early for Vickie and Marc Roth and the employees at Cottage Garden Farm on Highway 54 in Waupaca as their new 9,000-square-foot building welcomed customers for the first time on Nov. 1. The building is packed with Christmas gifts, ornaments, clothing and decorations for the season.

Two area businesses received awards at the Greater Wausau Chamber of Commerce's fourth annual Manufacturing Excellence Awards held at the Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center in Rothschild. The Chamber honored manufacturers that have demonstrated excellence in their business at the event

CoVantage Cares Foundation has announced the kickoff of their annual 2-week fundraising campaign.  The event will begin Tuesday, December 3, which has become known nationally as “Giving Tuesday,” and will end on December 17. Funds generated will be matched with up to $150,000 in contribution…

Worzalla, an employee-owned company specializing in printing high-quality children’s books, movie tie-in books and coffee table books, announced that it will be embarking on an extensive modernization and expansion plan to enhance the company’s production capabilities for its customers. Worz…