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22Oct

SPASH Nationally Certified for Project Lead The Way Program

By Portage County Business Council

SPASH announced that it has received national certification for the Project Lead The Wayprogram offered since 2009. Project Lead The Way (PLTW), the nation’s leading provider of science, technology, engineering, and (continued).

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14Oct

CWED Fund, Inc. Provides Funds to Support Business Growth

By Portage County Business Council

Central Wisconsin Economic Development (CWED) Fund, Inc. has $2.7 million available in funds to support business growth in the region. The CWED Fund is a regional loan fund covering Central (continued).

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13Oct

Results from WI RN Survey Shows Future Demand

By Portage County Business Council

On the heels of Governor Doyle’s announcement of over $11 million in WI health care workforce funding, the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Devleopment and Wisconsin Center for Nursing recently announced (continued).

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05Oct

New Economic Development Game Plan – Competitiveness Study Summary

By Portage County Business Council

The Wisconsin Economic Development Association (WEDA), Competitive Wisconsin, Inc., Wisconsin Counties Association and the research organization Wisconsin Economic Development Institute (WEDI) recently released the results from a comprehensive economic development (continued).

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23Sep

Stevens Point Takes Home the Bronze!

By Portage County Business Council

Stevens Point takes home the bronze; the bronze star in the Water Star Program, that is. The Water Star Program sponsored by the Wisconsin DNR, Cooperative Extension, MSA Professional Services, (continued).

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21Sep

UWSP to Offer Collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree

By Portage County Business Council

The University of Wisconsin Stevens Point (UWSP)  recently announced it will offer a collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree with UW Oshkosh (UWO). UWO College of Nursing will offer (continued).

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16Sep

Ten Years and Counting. Thanks Portage County.

By Portage County Business Council

As a President and Founder of DigiCopy, I recently had the good fortune of celebrating our tenth anniversary.  We have seen our company grow from its initial store here in (continued).

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