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Marshfield Clinic Health System said it will begin construction of a new 72,000-square-foot hospital which will be an upward expansion of its existing Minocqua clinic at 9601 Townline Road.

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At EGI Mechanical, with locations in Plover and Seymour, opportunities abound for motivated people who want to create a rewarding career for themselves. Project manager Ron Meyer, who has been with EGI Mechanical for more than 20 years, can attest to that.

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Ascension Saint Mary’s Foundation honored local healthcare providers and volunteers on the Nov. 15 National Rural Health Day 2018 with a celebration at the Ascension Crandon Clinic. Forest County Ties That Bind Us was also recognized by the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Hea…

Now is a great time to be a military Veteran in Wisconsin. When I was appointed Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs secretary 19 months ago, I was asked to ensure that every veteran who wanted a job had one.

Manufacturing is a big part of our area economy. We also know that it is becoming increasingly difficult to find workers to keep the manufacturing industry fully staffed.

Every day, millions of people throughout North America climb aboard public transportation.  For big city dwellers, it’s a way of life. For others, it can be a novelty. Travelers use buses to get to the big game, share experiences of all kinds, see the world, and even search for a better life…

•Ascension St. Michael's Hospital in Stevens Point held an open house for its new Breast Care Center on Oct. 25. It includes 3-D mammography/tomosynthesis, stereotactic biopsy capabilities, ultrasound and ultrasound-guided biopsy capabilities. It also provides dedicated space to integrate ca…

We’re talking more and more with sellers about the importance of pre due diligence. This means taking the time to do some real investigation into your business before you sell. It’s an investment in time and money, but it can yield dividends in the purchase price.

The Wisconsin Academy for Rural Medicine (WARM), part of the curriculum at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison, has placed 26 students at three healthcare facilities in the state to complete their medical school programming.

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When selling a home, barring a few exceptions, most sellers will need to complete and sign a real estate condition report (RECR). This report is meant to disclose the condition of your home and whether you are aware of any particular issue or defect.

There is no doubt that culture has a significant impact on an organization’s ability to achieve strategic results. But what is equally important, if not more important, are the values defined by the organization because it’s the values that govern how the strategy should be accomplished. Con…

Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) and Memorial Hospital, Inc., have signed a definitive agreement that paves the way to incorporate Memorial Medical Center hospital and its clinics in Neillsville, Greenwood and Loyal into MCHS.

Having spent decades saving for retirement, it can feel like a major shift for retirees to transition to spending down their hard-earned assets.

Video-marketing strategies by brands have taken a decidedly movie-like turn within the last five to 10 years. Thanks to the continued ease and accessibility of online content and on-demand viewing options such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime, brands can now tell their stories in compellin…

It’s hard to miss all the hype about moving your infrastructure to “the cloud.” On paper, it seems like a great idea: get rid of your servers, migrate your applications and services to a third party, and store your data and backups in the cloud.

Medical professionals from around the state gathered at the Westwood Conference Center in Wausau on Oct. 12 for the first Aspirus Obesity Treatment Summit.

Why do salespeople complicate something that at least in my opinion is so simple. When I go in the “field” or travel with salespeople and make sales calls, especially cold calls, I watch them in most cases have very little success.

A grand opening to commemorate the new Marshfield Alcohol and Drug Recovery Center was held Oct. 25. It is located at 214 W. Second St. in Marshfield and is part of the Family Health Center of Marshfield Inc., a federally- and state-funded community health center dedicated to improving acces…

Katie Rosenberg’s passion for traveling led her to such far-flung destinations as Morocco, France and Japan. But while she loves to travel, her passion for Wausau — especially its southeast side — reigns supreme in steering her dayto-day activities and community involvement.

The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) has been awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (USDVA) to continue to operate and expand Wisconsin's Veterans Housing and Recovery Program (VHRP) which provides temporary housing, training, and supportive services to …

There’s something going on in the M&A market that I’ve never seen before. Active buyers are busy. Too busy. That means if you want to sell your business to a company that’s actively growing through acquisition, you might need to get in line.

If you offer health insurance coverage purchased through the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Marketplace to your employees, you may be eligible for the Small Employer Health Insurance Credit (45R credit).

As secretary of the Department of Safety and Professional Services, I oversee the credentialing and licensing of more than 440,000 licensed professionals in our great state. Our agency provides administrative services to nearly 100 boards, councils, and advisory committees. DSPS is also the …

Focusing on how a nutritious diet is essential to a healthy smile, Delta Dental of Wisconsin, based in Stevens Point, made contributions to five Wisconsin food banks during National Smile Month. That included The Neighbor's Place in Wausau and sites in Madison, Milwaukee, La Crosse and Green…

It’s an extraordinary time to be a marketer. Businesses can reach and communicate with their customers through a host of channels — from print advertising and digital ads, to social media, websites, email, direct mail, mobile communications and more. Maybe because there are so many channels …

•Unitel Inc-Central Wisconsin has moved to new offices at 2771 Cedar Drive in Plover. The new location is three times larger than the former office.

Atrium Lofts, 1418 First Street, Wausau, held a grand opening last month. The redevelopment of the historic building, which was a paper bag factory dating back to 1920, created 29 homes, of which 24 will be affordable to low income households.

WAUSAU – A pair of businesses received awards at the Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce's third annual Manufacturing Excellence Awards held on Tuesday, October 16. The Chamber honored manufacturers that have demonstrated excellence in their practice at the event held at the Hilton Garden Inn …

The Dudley Foundation, WoodTrust Bank and the River Valley Bank Foundation have announced major gifts totaling $900,000 to support the Woodson YMCA modernization and expansion project in downtown Wausau.

Ascension provided more than 200 free healthcare and social services to people in need at its Medical Mission at Home held Saturday, Sept., 15 at Ascension St. Michael's Hospital and Ascension Medical Group in Stevens Point.

Quick response manufacturing allows businesses to focus on time-based metrics to improve their overall operations. This can be particularly effective for manufacturers that deal with low volume, high mix products.

Aspirus Medford Hospital announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe an…

During Small Business Week earlier this year, Fox Cities Score and the Fox Valley Tech Venture Center co-hosted a program called Google Your Business Online. Forty small business people learned how an online presence helps their business and picked up tips on improving their businesses posit…

Managed Services allows a business to offload specific IT operations to a service provider, known as a Managed Service Provider (MSP). The MSP assumes ongoing responsibility for monitoring, managing and/or problem resolution for the selected IT systems and functions on your behalf.

Community leaders and philanthropists have announced plans for a $40-million multi-generational health and wellness campus to be developed in downtown Wausau. The plan involves broad support from local foundations, businesses and individuals, and includes three primary components:

Roehl Transport, Marshfield, is the newest tenant in the Marshfield Clinic Health System data center. Roehl signed a colocation services agreement to use the Health System's top tier data center. Roehl Transport is one of the 100 largest trucking companies in the nation with more than 1,900 …

Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) and the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point have entered into a partnership that will advance the development of the healthcare workforce by providing new education and training opportunities for students.

“If your business is doing well, you owe it to the community to help out. Be part of what makes you successful,” said Giles Bellin, who has done just that during his long career in the grocery, marketing and communications businesses.