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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette ARISEnow and the Janesville Performing Arts Center have nearly hit a $500,000 goal in a community fundraising ...

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(Beloit, WI) Beloit Daily News The architecture firm responsible for designing the Beloit College Powerhouse redevelopment project has been recognize...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine W. Idzerda, Gazette In the past three testing periods, 100 percent of Blackhawk Technical College’s nursing students...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Startup companies and small businesses will have a trendy and unique place to set up shop. In December...

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(Rock County, WI) According to the quarterly release of the Rock Ready Index, the Janesville-Beloit MSA economic engine is performing very well.&...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette Olivia Combs was surprised by how much she didn’t know about manufacturing. Combs, 15, was among mo...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News Over 1,100 students across Rock and Green counties, including those from Beloit Memorial and Beloit...

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(Milton, WI) Ashley McCallum, Gazette Ashlee Kunkel got to share exciting news on her first day as director of the Milton Public Library. She announc...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Blackhawk Community Credit Union unveiled its intention to build a 130,000-square-foot, four-story development...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette UW-Whitewater officials announced Thursday a major donation the university said would pay for a new administra...

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(Beloit, WI) Mon Sen, State Collection Service As it increases its market share within the healthcare receivables industry, State Collection Service ...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Redevelopment plans unveiled Tuesday show Janesville’s former General Motors plant site will rely heavil...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News Beloit's newest downtown hotel is ready and open for business, bringing to life the city's rich dow...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News Beloit Health System is moving to train the next generation of health care professionals, and the W...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Diane Hendricks’ commercial real estate firm, Hendricks Commercial Properties, recently closed on a $26....

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(Janesville, WI) Blackhawk Technical College (BTC) will celebrate Manufacturing Days, on October 4 and 5, 2018. The event is part of a national effor...

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(Madison, WI) The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), in collaboration with Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce, Wisconsin Cent...

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(Janesville, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette One real estate developer is optimistic his multifamily housing development plans—which could bring 250 un...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News An effort to add a new multi-family residential project in Beloit's Gateway Business District may b...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette The Janesville-Beloit area is among the top “hot spots” in the U.S. housing market, according to a...

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(Madison, WI)The state of Wisconsin has launched a $1.9 million national marketing campaign to encourage military personnel and their spouses who are ...

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(Janesville, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette A development group that spoke Monday at a joint city council and plan commission meeting said it wants the Corn...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News Downtown Beloit will see two new restaurants move in later this summer with the openings of truk't ...

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(Milton, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Diamond Assets CEO Mike McKenna said he hasn’t looked at a line chart on his company’s recent growth, ...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Staff The Rock Aqua Jays clinched their 20th national championship at the 44th Indmar Division 1 Show Ski National Champions...

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(Madison, WI) Beloit Daily News Wisconsin customers of Alliant Energy will see no increase to base electric and natural gas rates through 2020 under ...

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(Janesville, WI) SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital-Janesville will begin using new technology later this month to accommodate a growing need for o...

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(Rock County, WI) According to the quarterly release of the Rock Ready Index, the economy of Janesville-Beloit MSA continues to show strong ...

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(Janesville, WI) Benjamin Pierce, Gazette Katie Schildgen knows she wants to be a firefighter after interning with the Beloit Fire Department this su...

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(Beloit, WI) Beloit Daily News Beloit Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association / American Stroke Association's Get with the Guid...

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(Janesville, WI) John Barry, Gazette The Janesville Country Club turns 125 next year. And what better way to help celebrate the occasion than by brin...

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(Clinton, WI) Gazette Staff Clinton High School, 112 Milwaukee Road, will hold a week-long Camp Invention program. The program promotes science, tech...

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(Madison, WI) Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development The Wisconsin Commissioner of Insurance Monday approved an overall 6.03% rate decrease fo...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News             Development and related construction is so hot in Be...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette As the new owner of the former General Motors plant continues the mammoth job of tearing down the massive comp...

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(Janesville, WI) Angie Kablar, Blackhawk Technical College Blackhawk Technical College’s nursing program has a lot to celebrate. In addition to...

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(Janesville, WI) Bryan Wegter, Gazette John Van Susteren looks forward to the Tour of America’s Dairyland each year. The road cycling series, ...

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(Janesville, WI) Angie Kablar, Blackhawk Technical College In today’s global economy, businesses are constantly seeking opportunities to g...

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(Janesville, WI) Mark Marley, WEDC In a move that marks a significant step toward the redevelopment of the former General Motors assembly plant in Ja...

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(Janesville, WI) – More than 80 individuals attended today’s 2018 Summer Rock Internship Program’s Signing and Orientation event at ...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Beloit restaurant group Geronimo Hospitality Group plans this summer to open Bessie’s Diner—a...

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(Rock County, WI) A report highlighting the use of the County’s web-based career preparation and readiness platform, which is powered by&nb...

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(Janesville, WI) Mark Maley, WEDC The City of Janesville is receiving a $250,000 state grant to help finance the construction of a new downtown hotel...

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(Janesville, WI) Badger Property Investments (BPI) will add another 150,000 SF industrial / warehousing building to the Janesville-Beloit MS...

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(Beloit, WI) Mark Maley, WEDC The City of Beloit is receiving a $250,000 state grant to help finance the redevelopment of a vacant office building in...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson. Gazette When the Marriott TownePlace Suites, an extended-stay hotel, opens on Janesville’s northeast side next y...

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(Janesville, WI) Angie Kablar, Blackhawk Technical College On Wednesday, May 16, leaders from Blackhawk Technical College and the University of Wisco...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Two Janesville-based companies, Woodman’s Food Markets and Blain’s Farm & Fleet, were included...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Spending by tourists in Janesville and Rock County continued to climb over the last year, growing about 4 perc...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News          Downtown Beloit will soon to be home to another upscale residential d...

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(Rock County, WI) According to the quarterly release of the Rock Ready Index, the economy of Janesville-Beloit MSA kicked-off the new year i...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette At the corner of Milwaukee and Franklin streets, Bill Sodemann’s business, Phone Plus, sits in the heart o...

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(Evansville, WI) Ashley McCallum, Gazette Downtown Evansville’s smile has been missing a tooth for a while, Dave Olsen of local investment firm...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Staff SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital-Janesville has received the highest safety rating for the third consecutive year from t...

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(Janesville, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Rock County 5.0, Blackhawk Technical College and the Southwest Wisconsin Workforce Development Bo...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette Five years since opening its doors to entrepreneurs in 2013, the Janesville Innovation Center will be self-suffi...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Foremost Media CEO Jon Ballard said he can picture the future for a few incoming high school seniors he pl...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Parents looking to keep their kids challenged this summer might want to consider sending them to one o...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes is preparing to ramp up production following federal approval earli...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette This week, Gov. Scott Walker’s office announced the U.S. Department of the Treasury approved three feder...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Gilbane-M+W Group, the Milwaukee firm Foxconn picked as the lead construction management group on the project,...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Staff SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital-Janesville has been named one of America’s best hospitals for obstetrics an...

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(Madison, WI) Michael Welsh, WEDA The state has unveiled a new website – WisconnValley.wi.gov – to offer information and guidan...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette What do “Shark Tank” star Kevin Harrington and Janesville have in common? They both care about busin...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette If all goes according to plan, millions of dollars in downtown projects—including a water fountain, pedest...

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(Rock County, WI) – A paid internship program for (incoming) Rock County high school seniors was announced during last week’s earn-and-lea...

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(Milton, WI) Milton Courier Chico Pope, owner of the Buckhorn Supper Club in Milton, was honored as the Restaurateur of the Year by the Wisconsin Res...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, BTC Yesterday, leaders from Blackhawk Technical College (BTC), Rock County 5.0 and the Southwest Wisconsin Workforce Deve...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, BTC Blackhawk Technical College (BTC) nursing students are among the best in the state…AGAIN! According to the Wi...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Staff        St. William Catholic School's First Lego League team took top prize in one of four categori...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Organizers announced Tuesday that they’ve set the course for the Janesville Town Square Gran Prix, which...

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(Milton, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette Vacant, city-owned land in Milton's east-side industrial park is almost gone now that another proposed development h...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Two new stores are set to open this week in the redeveloped former Menards off Pontiac Drive on Janesville&rsq...

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(Janesville, WI) By Catherine Idzerda, Gazette Six local businesses won the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction’s inaugural Business Fri...

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(Janesville, WI) Ashley McCallum, Gazette Construction on the Interstate 90/39 expansion from Madison to the state line will be finished one year ahe...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Janesville broker Commercial Property Group announced Tuesday that the former Pick ‘n Save at 1717 ...

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(Rock County, WI) A series of media stories, an awards celebration and a quarterly economic report featured a number of positive developments thi...

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(Rock County, WI) According to the quarterly release of the 2017 Rock Ready Index, the Janesville-Beloit MSA wrapped-up another strong ...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Recent booms for United Alloy and other local companies have kept Janesville among the top 40 best-performing ...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Beloit resident Joe Stadelman drives 20 minutes every day to his office in Janesville. Stadelman said he can&r...

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(Town of Beloit, WI)  Ryan Silvola, Beloit Daily News Several economic development projects in the Town of Beloit could be coming to fruition th...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Marcus Lemonis, owner of the former Gander Mountain chain, said the outdoor sporting goods seller — now ...

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(Janesville, WI) The former General Motors Janesville Assembly Plant, which represented over four million square feet and 250 +/- acres, has been sold...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette A fundraising campaign to boost privately funded revitalization efforts in downtown Janesville has reached $3 ...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, Blackhawk Technical College In a joint effort between Blackhawk Technical College (BTC) and the Southwest Wisconsin Workf...

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(Janesville, WI) Frank Schultz, Gazette The state's largest business association chose a Janesville couple for a new video designed to persuade more ...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News The Ironworks campus is expanding its overall commercial business office space options, with First ...

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(Edgerton, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette Sessions such as Monday's—one of roughly a dozen elementary students will participate in throughout the scho...

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(Rock County, WI) The economic resurgence of the Janesville-Beloit MSA has propelled itself into a Top 10 national ranking, according to a recent mont...

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(Milton, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction released its report cards for school districts and indivi...

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(Beloit, WI) Editorial, Beloit Daily News Positive outside exposure can give a boost to development. For those who didn't see it, Beloit did a star t...

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(Beloit, WI) Nicole Inman, Beloit Daily News The Beloit Fine Arts Incubator has a new name and new plans for the future. Now called the Beloit Art Ce...

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(Janesville, WI) Conor Smyth, WI Technical College System The Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) and Blackhawk Technical College honored SSI T...

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According to the quarterly release of the 2017 Rock Ready Index, the Janesville-Beloit MSA’s economy continues to gain steam

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(Beloit, WI) Gazette Staff             A developer announced it plans to add a new hotel in downtown Beloit. In a ...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette A group raising money for downtown revitalization linked to the city's ARISE plan announced Thursday it has cu...

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(Evansville, W) Ashley McCallum, Gazette The city plan commission approved four projects this month that the community development director believes ...

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(Janesville, WI) At this week’s Council meeting, the City approved a downtown Building Improvement District and a pair of Tax Increment  Fi...

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(Rock County, WI) – Businesses of all sizes, industry sectors and ownership structures are encouraged to participate in the 2017 Salary & Be...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine W. Idzerda, Gazette On Friday, more than 600 students from eight local school districts participated in Manufacturing Day,...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News While hosting the TV show "Dirty Jobs," Mike Rowe said he was struck by the fact that success didn't lo...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News Development in Beloit remained steady this year, with officials touting the upcoming opening and co...

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(Edgerton, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette The small plot of land tucked between Edgerton High School and Community Elementary School doesn't look like much ...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, Blackhawk Technical College In celebration of Manufacturing Day, on Friday, October 6, Blackhawk Technical College (BTC),...

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(Milton, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette A new family-style restaurant serving traditional American fare could open in Milton as soon as next week. Tasty Bit...

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(Rock County, WI) – Career development and exploration activities within Southern Wisconsin recently received a significant boost, as Inspire Ro...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, Blackhawk Technical College Enrollment is up at Blackhawk Technical College (BTC) for the fall 2017 semester according to...

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(Madison, WI) Brian Doudna, WEDA Hendricks Commercial Properties received a Redevelopment and Reuse award for the Ironworks Campus redevelopment proj...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Many with a stake in workforce development are excited about the upcoming Business Education Connection...

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(Orfordville, WI) Momentum continues in Orfordville, as the Village's EDC will be celebrating three ribbon cuttings on September 16, 2017. These ...

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(Janesville, WI) Blackhawk Technical College The Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Program at Blackhawk Technical College got a welcome shot in the ...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News The School District of Beloit has hired a new career and technical education director to build upon the...

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(Beloit, WI) Ashley McCallum, Gazette Beloit Health System and the new Stateline Family YMCA Ironworks branch have partnered to create a sports medic...

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(Rock County, WI) According to the quarterly release of the 2017 Rock Ready Index, economic momentum continues to move Rock County forward....

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(Madison, WI) Mark Maley, WI Economic Development Corporation Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn), the world’s largest electronics manufacturing...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette The Woodman's on Lexington Drive is the first grocer in Janesville to offer online grocery shopping with at-st...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, Blackhawk Technical College In today’s global economy, businesses are constantly seeking opportunities to gain a co...

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(Madison, WI) WI Department of Workforce Development Today, Governor Scott Walker announced the launch of WisConnect, a free, 24-hour online res...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Area youth attended the Hendricks CareerTek Engineering and Construction Academy last week and were eag...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News Plans have been submitted to the city to build a Home2 Suites hotel by Hilton adjacent to the Hampt...

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(Rock County, WI) A report highlighting the use of the County’s web-based career preparation and readiness platform, which is powered by Ca...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Boardtracker Harley-Davidson is getting into more than just selling Harleys. MORE INFO
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(Edgerton, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette Edgerton has believed since at least 2000 that more residential development would spark a downtown revitalization....

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(Rock County, WI) Melanie Radzicki McManus, Wisconsin Meetings Just 13 miles of concrete separate Janesville and Beloit, two mid-sized cities located...

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(Janesville, WI) Ryan Silvola, Beloit Daily News Young students can explore potential fields of employment with a summer camp being offered this summ...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette On Tuesday, Blackhawk Technical College demonstrated its new mobile live fire training unit. The unit is ...

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(Milton, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette Construction at Handy Art wound down as a recent workday came to a close. The Milton art supplies business is buildi...

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(Beloit, WI) - Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News As the weather warms up, so too are Beloit's development projects. From the Powerhouse pr...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette The former Kennedy Homes, a residential development that failed nearly a decade ago, could soon see some actio...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette On Friday, the Janesville School District along with Junior Achievement and the Job Center of Wisconsin h...

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(Town of Beloit) Ryan Silvola, Beloit Daily News Students at Beloit Turner High School will be able to obtain credit for Blackhawk Technical College ...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette After months of apparent delays, cooking spices retailer Penzeys Spices plans to open a new store in Janesvill...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette Part of the city's town square will look much different come September, and at least one decorative addition wil...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News A proposed concept for the development of land surrounding Beloit Memorial High School is being touted ...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Rock County tourism is growing as more large-scale events draw more foot traffic and a recovering economy has ...

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(Rock County, WI) According to the quarterly release of the 2017 Rock Ready Index, Rock County’s economy started the new year&nbs...

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(Beloit, WI) Staff, Beloit Daily News          Beloit College announced today is moving forward with it...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Staff Janesville's Downtown Development Alliance is hosting a “town-hall”-style meeting to familiarize local bus...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette The long-vacant Village Plaza shopping center in Janesville has a new owner and maybe some new wind in its sai...

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(Orfordville, WI) Beth Schmidt, Orfordville EDC The Village of Orfordville, in conjunction with the Orfordville Economic Development Comm...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Blackhawk Bank plans to expand its Janesville operations with a new full-service branch on Milton Avenue tha...

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(Beloit, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Willow Macy calls herself “the Swiss Army knife” of her Beloit tech startup company, Classmunity. ...

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(Milwaukee, WI) Rick Barrett, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Whether it’s an amusement park ride or a giant piece of construction equipment, the te...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette Blackhawk Technical College will offer four career fairs in the first week of April. MORE INFO
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(Milton, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette Milton has moved closer to a new industrial development after council members authorized the city to purchase new la...

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(Madison, WI) Lee Swindall, WEDC Across the U.S., the talent wars are being won by states that invest resources in science, technology, engineering a...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery Although Pratt Industries in the Gateway Business Park has been in production since 2015, a grand opening ceremony was...

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(Town of Beloit) Ryan Silvola, Beloit Daily News Those who have a passion for science have found their home as a member of Turner High School’s...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette A playground equipment supplier plans to build a 58,000-square-foot distribution facility on Janesville's south ...

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(Beloit, WI) Clint Wolf, Beloit Daily News Beloit pride was in full bloom at the Greater Beloit Chamber of Commerce 90th Annual Dinner Tuesday evenin...

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(Edgerton, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette Edgerton High School freshman Tyler Bogan poured a small canister of salmon-colored plastic pellets into an inject...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Competition among hotels to land a finite number of travelers has begun to heat up as the economy recovers, mo...

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(Beloit, WI) John McGivern, Milwaukee PBS Emmy Award-Winning Actor John McGivern explores living, working and playing in Beloit in this March 2nd Aro...

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(Rock County, WI) According to the 2016 Best-Performing Cities index released by the Milken Institute, the Janesville-Beloit MSA earned two Top 10 ran...

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(Beloit, WI) Ryan Silvola, Beloit Daily News Approximately 100 films, covering topics as diverse as homelessness, race, illness and The Beatles, will...

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(Milton, WI) Beth Earnest, Great People Great Stories Magazine Amy Kenyon has seen firsthand the importance of career counseling in high school. The ...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News As the Hendricks CareerTek youth workforce training facility opened its doors to the public for the...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Beloit Memorial High School Junior Ben Carlos and recent graduate Josh Lankford know what career p...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette On Thursday, Blackhawk Technical College hosted its first “Signing Day” for high school senio...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Janesville and Evansville will get a shared boost in visibility to potential tourists when a “Discover W...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette If upward trends in home prices continue, the $250,000 home is poised to become a new normal in the Janesville...

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(Beloit, WI) Channel 15, WMTV For years, Beloit has fought a tarnished reputation. Now, many in Beloit are ready to show off the changes their city h...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Rock County saw a boost in retail spending in the later months of 2016, according to a quarterly economic anal...

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(Rock Count y, WI)  According to the quarterly release of the 2016 Rock Ready Index, Rock County’s economy finished 2016 in a very st...

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(Orfrodville, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette The sleepy village of Orfordville will soon make a splash when its first national retailer arrives later this y...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette The Janesville area closed out 2016 with unemployment falling and new jobs popping up at a clip greater than a...

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(Janesvllie, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Forward Janesville honored a local company Thursday whose blossoming in recent years has been quiet—even...

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(Madison, WI) John Koskinen, Chief Economist for the Wisconsin Department of Revenue We must be doing something right:   ·  &n...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette It was a few minutes before 4 p.m. last Friday, and Rock County Brewing Company had not officially o...

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(Madison, WI) Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Secretary Ray Allen released the following statement following today's U.S Bureau of Labo...

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(Janesville, WI) Mike Mathews, Janesville Innovation Center Janesville Innovation, Inc. (JII) has been awarded a $66,000 grant from the Wisconsin Eco...

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(Beloit, WI) Zac Bellman, Beloit Daily News Residential and commercial growth remained relatively steady in the Beloit area compared to the previous ...

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(Beloit, WI) Austin Montgomery, Beloit Daily News Groups involved with the Beloit Public Library’s Blender Cafe project expect the plan to move...

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(Milton, WI) Jim Dayton, Gazette The renovations at the Milton Public Library are almost complete.  MORE INFO
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(Beloit, WI) Ryan Silvola, Beloit Daily News The Toledo Molding & Die, Inc. (TMD) facility in Beloit could begin operations around late Februar...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette Businesses call profitable practices “successful outcomes.” For Blackhawk Technical College, ...

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(Madison, WI) The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is leading a global trade venture to Canada from April 30 to May 5, 2017, with sto...

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(Janesville, WI) Plastic Industries, Inc., a plastic packaging manufacturer that produces custom and stock bottles, has leased 75,000 SF at 2929 Ventu...

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(Janesville, WI) Blackhawk Technical College is pleased to announce for the second year in a row it has earned the 2017 silver award as a Military Fri...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette The Janesville Historic Commission says upcoming Town Square improvements planned for downtown won't a...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Rock County's unemployment rate stayed pegged just below 4 percent for two months straight this fall, marking ...

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(Beloit, WI) Zac Bellman, Beloit Daily News The City Plan Commission and City Council will be considering an application for a six-story ho...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette Work at the former Menards could begin as early as February and could change the appearance of North Pontiac Dri...

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(Beloit, WI) Zac Bellman, Beloit Daily News Dozens of community members filed into the Todd Elementary School gym Tuesday night for a presentation on...

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(Orfordville, WI) Xavier Ward, Gazette For years, Orfordville residents have wanted a new, exciting downtown. They may be on the verge of getting tha...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette The city has issued more building permits so far this year than last, and officials say it's a trend that's like...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette On Thursday, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction released its school report cards. MORE INFO
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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette The phrase “robotics dynasty” doesn't have the same ring as “football dynasty.” W...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Van Galder Bus will see a significant chunk of new business come to its Janesville headquarters on South Pearl...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette The city of Janesville is proposing a $3.1 million incentive package to spur private redevelopment of the vaca...

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(Rock County, WI)  According to the quarterly release of the 2016 Rock Ready Index, Rock County’s economy continues to exhibit st...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Community Action, Inc. of Rock and Walworth counties is expanding its programs to include a young adult...

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(Beloit, WI) Zac Bellman, Beloit Daily News A state-of-the-art career center dubbed Hendricks CareerTek soon will be settling in the Ironworks campus...

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(Edgerton, WI) An important step toward facilitating a new 200-acre mixed-used development for Edgerton has taken place. Brailsford Junction Way, whi...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News This spring the School District of Beloit will offer its first Grow Your Own scholarships thanks to ...

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(Town of Beloit) Neil Johnson, Gazette Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch joked that a large tent set up in case of rain made Thursday's groundbreaking for a...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette It's going to be cake. And probably downtown Janesville's only Brazilian brigadeiros. MORE INFO
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(Edgerton, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette How can you make a weak material stronger? That was the question posed to third-graders in Community Elementary S...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Rock County Christian School (RCCS) is offering new classes on entrepreneurship thanks to a $100,000 gr...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Sometimes the key to success is knowing oneself. Fruzen Intermediate School teacher Michele Kruse is im...

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(Janesville, WI) Elliot Hughes, Gazette Janesville has hauled in about $930,000 in grants that will significantly help along two projects that will e...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette One set of finalists who will compete in Quint and Rishy Studer's "Shark Tank”-style Janesville Business...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette If raw numbers are a clear indicator of decline or growth, the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport's operation...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Blackhawk Community Credit Union plans to build a branch in Janesville on the city's south side, an expansion ...

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(Beloit, WI) Erin Kelly, Beloit Daily News Golf enthusiasts may have a new place to tee off. Geronimo Hospitality Group filed an application with th...

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(Madison, WI) Kathleen Gallager, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel The Badger Fund of Funds said Tuesday it has raised more than $10 million of capital from...

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(Janesvillle, WI) Gregg Bosak, SW Workforce Development Board A recent award of $150,000 to the Southwest Wisconsin Workforce Development Board (SWWD...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette An industrial building that once housed a Janesville candy maker will now house steel for a roofing supplier w...

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(Rock County, WI)  According to the quarterly release of the 2016 Rock Ready Index, Rock County’s economy continues to exhibit both gr...

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(Janesville, WI)  Catherine W. Idzerda, Gazette From July 18 through Friday, the Janesville School District is hosting the Global Ambassador Aca...

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(Madison, WI) Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development The state Commissioner of Insurance has approved a 3.19% rate reduction for worker's comp...

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(Beloit, WI) Erin Kelly, Beloit Daily News About 500 Alliant Energy powered homes in Janesville and Beloit run on clean energy from a new solar facil...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, Blackhawk Technical College At a time when the intricacies of a new economy create challenges for today’s manufactu...

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(Edgerton, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette Two businesses hope to move to a new Edgerton building before the year is out. MORE INFO
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(Beloit, WI) Ryan Silvola, Beloit Daily News After acquiring three facilities in Rock County in 2016, Ozinga is looking to hire up to 25 employees in...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette 40 entrepreneurs have entered the Block 42 Business Challenge, a contest that former health care industry c...

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(Rock County, WI) A report highlighting the use of the County’s web-based career preparation and readiness platform, which is powered by C...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, Blackhawk Technical College ManpowerGroup, the Milwaukee-based company considered the international leader in innovative ...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette When it comes to home sales, a term that has not been thrown around much in Rock County over the last decade i...

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(Milton, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette Milton High School has received an estimated $26,500 in grants that will fund college-and career-ready initiatives, ...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Janesville's restaurant-heavy stretch of North Milton Avenue is getting another restaurant under a developer's...

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(Janesville, WI) Elliot Hughes, Gazette Less than five minutes after the Joint Review Board assembled Thursday, Janesville's newest tax increment fin...

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(Milton, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette After receiving city approval, business owners hope their new brewpub will be operating in Milton's Goo...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette There is no river of chocolate flowing through Impact Confection's candy factory on Janesville's north side. ...

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(Town of Beloit) Neil Johnson, Gazette As Alliant Energy engineer Kim Halverson drove along a gravel access road behind Alliant's Riverside Energy co...

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(Milton, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Blackhawk Technical College’s Advanced Manufacturing Center was full of smiles on Friday as six t...

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(Beloit, WI) Beloit Daily News For the 10th time, building products distributor ABC Supply Co. Inc. has been honored with the Gallup Great Workplace ...

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(Janesville, WI) By Nick Crow, Gazette Parker High School senior Hunter VanZandt decided early on in high school that college wasn't for him. VanZan...

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(Orfordville, WI) Jennifer Tranmer, Beloit Daily News There was an excited buzz in the Parkview Elementary School computer lab and it wasn’t fr...

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(Edgerton, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette Edgerton School District is one of five area districts receiving a $25,000 state grant to create Fabr...

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(Rock County, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette The tourism industries of Rock County continue to grow, as noted by the most recent Tourism Impact...

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(Rock County, WI) According to the quarterly release of the 2016 Rock Ready Index, Rock County’s economy continues to move along is growth...

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(Janesville, WI) Courtesy of Blackhawk Technical College  Dr. Tracy Pierner, a Wisconsin native with eight years of experience in the Wisconsin ...

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(Janesville, WI) Nick Crow, Gazette The Janesville School District has received a matching technology grant of $25,000 from the Wisconsin Technology ...

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(Janesville, WI) Nick Crow, Gazette Blackhawk Technical College and UW-Rock County have reached an agreement allowing students to transfer credits fr...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News The new Stateline Family YMCA Beloit branch site at the Ironworks Complex was bursting with activity Sa...

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(Madison, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of Alliant Energy Alliant Energy’s Wisconsin Power and Light Company (WPL) received verbal approval today from ...

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(Rock County, WI) In response to strong demand, three speculative building projects are advancing in the Janesville-Beloit MSA. Combined, these projec...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette One of the focuses of the Janesville School District for preparing students for their futures is th...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette John Rocco is trying to imagine what patrons will say when he and his partners open Rock County Brewing Co. th...

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(Janesville, WI) Debra Jensen-DeHart, Beloit Daily News The Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport, just a few miles north of Beloit and south of Janesv...

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(Janesville, WI) By Nick Crow, Gazette Two seniors from Craig High School were awarded scholarships for winning the Junior Achievement Business Chall...

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(Janesville, WI) Courtesy of Blackhawk Technical College Located in Brookfield, Ottawa University has announced its partnership with Blackhawk Techni...

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(Janesville, WI) Blackhawk Technical College will be hosting four Career Fairs the second week of April 2016. More than 75 private and publi...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette Improvements to the Rock County Historical Society's 3.5-acre campus in the Look West Neighborhood ...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette Firehouse Subs opened its new location last week at 2050 Morse St., just off Milton Avenue. The san...

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(Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 announced the release of JobsInRockCounty.com, which will serve as the area’s one-stop employment and ...

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(Milton, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette Milton and Edgerton high school students spent Tuesday morning getting a harsh dose of the real world d...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Two Beloit women are beyond excited about their upcoming graduation and entry into the workforce. R...

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(Beloit, WI) Robert Crozier, Beloit Daily News Debbie Fenhouse of Popular Grove came to a Beloit International Film Festival screening for the first ...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Beloit Memorial High School’s seniors formalized their intent to find a job or go to college afte...

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(Rock County, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette For one weekend in July, the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport will be home to wartime aviation history as mo...

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(Rock County, WI) Earlier this month, Rock County 5.0 in conjunction with the Blackhawk Human Resource Association (BHRA), released the results of the...

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(Rock County, WI) According to the quarterly release of the 2015 Rock Ready Index, Rock County’s economy ended the year strong. Highlights...

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(Beloit, WI) Beloit Daily News The Beloit International Film Festival will feature 10 days of Block Party events, starting Feb. 18 with no tickets ne...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette Dinner theater is returning to Janesville's Armory. Bower City Theatre Company and Best Events on Thursd...

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(Beloit, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Beloit Daily News The Greater Beloit Chamber of Commerce was showing off its new home at Irontek, 601 Third St....

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(Orfordville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette Orfordville residents are willing to invest in a grocery store and downtown buildings to make their village bet...

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(Beloit, WI) Robert Crozier, Beloit Daily News The 11th annual Beloit International Film Festival recently unveiled its full schedule of films on...

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(Beloit, WI) Beloit Daily News The new heart hospital being built on the fourth floor of Beloit Memorial Hospital will be named the Hendricks Family ...

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(Janesville, WI) Jake Magee, Gazette St. Mary's Janesville Hospital has received the 2016 Women's Choice Award for being one of America's best hospit...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News From looking at pictures of someone tarred and feathered in World War I to making a video of a book rep...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette According to the California-based economic research group Milken Institute, the city of Janesville ...

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(Milton, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette Walker on Monday announced that the state will offer $8.1 million in grants and a $1.01 million loan th...

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(Rock County, WI) Anne Lindert-Wetzell, Business In Focus Building strong regional economies is no easy task. It takes not only strategic goal settin...

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(Beloit, WI) Robert Crozier, Beloit Daily News More housing is coming to downtown Beloit. The former Kerry Ingredients manufacturing building on ...

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(Janesville, WI) SC Aviation, Inc. began construction on its 36,720 SF hangar at the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport. The company's expanding...

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(Beloit, W) Clint Wolf, Beloit Daily News Beloit Health System was one of only 17 health systems out of 1,700 nationwide to be honored recently with ...

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(Janesville, WI) By NIck Crow, Gazette Parker High School senior Lavonne Sieling couldn't hide her excitement Tuesday working with first-graders at W...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Staff Four area teachers have achieved certification through the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, accordi...

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(Janesville, WI) Nick Crow, Gazette Kennedy Elementary School has received a national grant to aid its science, technology, engineering arts and mat...

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(Evansville, WI) Gina Duwe, Gazette Greg DeBroux looked at several communities before picking Evansville to relocate his longtime Oregon restaurant a...

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(Janesville, WI) Elliot Hughes, Gazette Five Guys Burgers and Fries and Potbelly Sandwich Shop could be up and running by June 2016 after receiving a...

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(Milton, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Phase II of Blackhawk Technical College’s advanced manufacturing training center was completed th...

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(Beloit, WI) Hililary Gavan, Beloit Daily News School District of Beloit’s Farm to School program is helping to bring in locally-produced fresh...

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(Rock County, WI)  The Blackhawk Human Resource Association (BHRA) and Rock County 5.0 are Co-Sponsoring a 2015 Greater Rock County Salary &...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette The Janesville City Council approved a $100,000 TIF loan to help facilitate an expansion at the Sou...

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(Rock County, WI) The County's economy, as reported by today's release of the Q3 2015 Rock Ready Index, continues to gain positive momentum. High...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette To the layperson, one cow udder looks the same as any other udder. To them, terms such as “defi...

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(Rock County, WI)  Career Cruising, which is the licensed software that drives the Inspire Rock County career readiness and preparation platform...

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(Janesville, WI) By Neil Johnson, Gazette A Janesville couple plan to bring life back to a set of dilapidated South River Street storefronts the city...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Editorial Stroll into the inviting lobby of Blackhawk Technical College’s new Advanced Manufacturing Training Cen...

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(Milton, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Converse Elementary School in Beloit was notified by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DP...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News The School District of Beloit has implemented a new 4-year-old kindergarten curriculum this fall that e...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Beloit Memorial High School (BMHS) students will be able to learn about careers and educational opportu...

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(Orfordville, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette Construction is underway on a 5,000-square-foot gas station and convenience store that also will h...

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(Beloit, WI) By Nick Crow, Gazette Beloit College is welcoming its largest freshman class since 1974, thanks in part to better recruiting, a spokesm...

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(Edgerton, WI) By Jake Magee, Gazette In 15 years, Edgerton has never seen a response like this. Work on downtown buildings is exploding this su...

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(Janesville, WI) By Neil Johnson, Gazette A Janesville microbrewery has landed a home downtown for brewing, tapping and selling beer that three local...

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(Beloit, WI) Sophie Harris, Beloit Daily News Plans for the Stateline Family YMCA’s move to the Ironworks complex are officially underway. ...

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(Milton, WI) Nick Crow, Gazette Beloit resident Kelvin Haley Jr. almost didn't participate in the welding boot camp at Blackhawk Technical College's ...

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(Rock County, WI)  According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), the percent change in real personal income growth in the Janesville...

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(Beloit, WI) Whitney Helm Beloit Daily News A little more than six months into her Town of Beloit Fire Department internship, Pauline Schork said she...

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(Rick County, WI) (Rock County, WI) The County's economy continued to demonstrate growth, as reported by today's release of the Q2 2015 Rock Read...

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(Whitewater, WI) By Nick Crow, Gazette Regardless of your feelings towards Taylor Swift, her music does serve a purpose, Janesville teacher Melissa B...

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(Beloit, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Beloit Daily News More Beloit Turner High School students are taking AP tests, earning a 3 or higher and earnin...

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(Rock County, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of NewGeography According to the 2015 Best Cities for Job Growth, which is an index released by NewGeograph...

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(Beloit, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Beloit Daily News and the WI Department of Public Instruction The School District of Beloit has been selected t...

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(Milton, WI) By Jake Magee, Gazette, When it comes to technology in the classroom, the Milton School District isn't experiencing so much of a cultura...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette The Janesville School District’s high schools, Craig and Parker, were recognized nationally i...

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(Janesville, WI) By Nick Crow Roosevelt Elementary School fourth-grader George Patzold knows about trial and error even if he doesn't know the term. ...

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(Rock County, WI)  A report highlighting the use of the County’s web-based career preparation and readiness platform, which is powered by ...

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(Janesville, WI) Construction activities began this week at 4298 Capital Circle, in preparation for a 150,000 SF industrial / warehousing buildin...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, BTC The Blackhawk Technical College Faculty Federation has donated $30,000 to the BTC Foundation to endow scholarships fo...

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(Rock County, WI) The County's economy continued to demonstrate growth, as reported by today's release of the Q1 2015 Rock Ready Index. Highlights fro...

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(Janesville, WI) Nick Crow, Gazette Foreign students in the Janesville School District International Summer Institute will live and attend some class...

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(Orfordville, WI) Excerpt Courtesy of the Gazette Parkview High School was the recipient of a $1,000 grant from the Wisconsin Restaurant Education As...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette and Festival Foods The former Kmart property, located at 2233 Humes Road, will be redeveloped this ...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpt Courtesy of the Gazette. This week, the Janesville City Council gave a big boost to two separate property development deals ...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Homes with European-style architecture and situated in the rolling hills along Riverside Drive are comi...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of the Gazette Store managers in the Janesville Mall were excited to hear details Thursday about a new tenant, as ...

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(Janesville, WI) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette The phrase “airport food” usually evokes images of a $7 muffin or a $3 bottle of soda. ...

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(Rock County, WI) The County's economy continued to demonstrate growth, as reported by today's release of the Q4 2014 Rock Ready Index.  Highlig...

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(Janesville, WI) Nick Crow, Gazette For students who might not be interested in sports or other school activities, St. William Catholic School's robo...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Graduation rates at high schools in the Beloit area remain strong, showing more than 80 percent of Belo...

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(Edgerton, WI) Excerpts Courtesy of WEDC Release With a $489,000 WI Economic Development Corp. grant to Rinehart Properties, a third Edgerton tobacco...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News The lower level of the Phoenix Building in downtown Beloit is nearly all taken up with business tenant...

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(Janesville WI) Jim Leute, Gazette A $1.6 million advertising campaign touting Wisconsin as the place for business expansion or relocation is expecte...

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(Town of Beloit, WI) - Alliant Energy announced plans to expand its Riverside Energy Center by adding a 650 megawatt combined cycle, natural...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News It is an innovative and somewhat unprecedented vision. The Powerhouse Project at Beloit College looks...

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(Rock County, WI) The County's economy continued to demonstrate growth, as reported by today's release of the Q3 2014 Rock Ready Index. Highlights fro...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette The value of goods and services produced in Rock County in 2013 increased at a rate bettered only by a few oth...

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(Janesville, WI) As the result of a grant received by the Janesville Innovation Center (JIC) from the George Parker Foundation, the JIC has establishe...

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(Orfordville, WI) By Gina Duwe, Gazette “I never thought this day would come.” Those words echoed through Orfordville on Tuesday morni...

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(Beloit, WI) Kathleen Gallagher, Journal Sentinel A Beloit software business that said Tuesday it had raised $12 million of venture capital...

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(Janesville, WI) Nick Crow, Gazette Roosevelt Elementary School was named a national Blue Ribbon School on Tuesday, only the second time a Janesville...

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(Janesville, WI) By Nick Crow, Gazette Officials in the Janesville School District are encouraged by the district's latest state report card results,...

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(Janesvile, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette A Janesville manufacturer's acquisition of a New York company is expected to strengthen the local operation as ...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News According to the Department of Public Instruction (DPI) data, the School District of Beloit Turner h...

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(Beloit, WI) By Beloit Daily News Patch Products, the Beloit toy and entertainment company with national reach, has been sold. Topspin Partners, a ...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Students at Beloit Memorial High School (BMHS) will have the opportunity to get real-world experienc...

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(Milton, WI) Nick Crow, Gazette     Jacob Rudnitzki sat quietly in Mark Prosser's welding class Monday listening to the instructo...

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(Beloit, WI) Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News The City of Beloit and Beloit College were awarded over $1 million Wednesday from the Wisconsin Departmen...

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(Rock County, WI) The County's economy continued to demonstrate growth, as reported by today's release of the Q2 2014 Rock Ready Index. Highlights fro...

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(Janesville, WI) Neil Johnson, Gazette Local grocer Aldi will break ground later this month on a new Janesville store along Deerfield Drive to replac...

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(Milton, WI) - Andrea Behling, Gazette A proposed restaurant and convenience store at the corner of Sunnyside Drive and Highway 59 is “somewhat...

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(Beloit, WI) Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Located adjacent to CCI’s limestone quarry on the corner of Gateway Boulevard and Town Hall Road,...

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(Rock County, WI) – A report highlighting the use of the County’s web-based career preparation and readiness platform, which is powered by...

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(Beloit, WI) Courtesy of State Collection Service Press Release State Collection Service, which is a tenant in the Ironworks Campus (Beloit, WI)...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette When Steve Yeko Sr. first got into the jewelry business, the real estate mantra of “location, location, ...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette A wildly popular country act at the Rock County 4-H Fair combined with other new events to help increase touri...

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(Rock County, WI) The County's economy continued to demonstrate positive gains, as reported in this week's release of the Q1 2014 Rock Ready Index. Hi...

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(Rock County, WI) Courtesy of Newgeography.com According to a 2014 Best Cities for Job Growth report, compiled and released by Newgeography.com, the ...

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(Janesville, WI) Courtesy of BTC Blackhawk Technical College is taking the next step into the future of advanced manufacturing with a new two-ye...

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(Beloit, WI) By Geoff Bruce, Beloit Daily News Plans continue to come together for Commercial Property Group’s new business center located at 2...

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(Janesville, WI) Excerpts courtey of the Gazette, the Oshkosh Northwestern and the Governor's Office. Governor Scott Walker signed a pair o...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News On Saturday Beloit residents will get their first taste of “The Pig.” After nearly a year...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Commercial construction—both new buildings and additions—continues to be the driver of the local b...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News The Ironworks building has special meaning for Richard Spanton Jr. His grandfather worked at Beloit C...

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(Beloit, WI) By Real Estate Journals Staff Beloit, Wis., received some good news this month: AccuLynx will move its software-development company to t...

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(Beloit, WI) By Gazette Staff The movement of Illinois software company and its 30 employees to Beloit could be a precursor to even more growth. Acc...

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(Beloit, WI) - AccuLynx announced that it is relocating its software development company to the Ironworks Campus, which is located in downtown Be...

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(Rock County, WI) – In response to an increasing demand from entrepreneurial and small businesses within the area, Rock County 5.0 has announced...

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(Janesville) By Jim Leute, Gazette For nearly five years, Rock County 5.0 has been aggressively targeting potential employers with the benefits of a ...

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(Rock County, WI) Rock County 5.0 kicked-off the first part of a multifaceted talent recruitment campaign, by releasing its Consider Rock County publi...

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(Rock County, WI) The County's economy continued to demonstrate positive gains, as reported in this week's release of the Q4 2013 Rock Ready Index. Hi...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Local real estate sales in 2013 reached levels not seen in several years and are reflective of what brokers ca...

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(Beloit, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Rod Gottfredsen vividly recalls the day in 1986 when he and seven other people met in his one-chair barbershop in ...

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(Milton, WI) By Neil Johnson, Gazette “Development Mania” might be an overstatement, but Milton City Administrator Jerry Schuetz said he'...

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(Beloit, WI) Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News The City of Beloit now owns a majority of the vacant land in the Gateway Boulevard business district. Ci...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette     Television commercials touting a warmer business climate in Wisconsin are expected to ...

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(Janesville, WI) Marcia Nelesen, Gazette The fledgling Janesville Innovation Center is almost half filled less than a year after it opened, and offic...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Rock County's retailers are about to close out a record year, further evidence that the local economy continue...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shawn Zinck, Beloit Daily News The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation announced Friday it had awarded a $1 million grant to a...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News The School District of Beloit Turner is the only district in the Stateline Area to be named to the C...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette J.P. Cullen & Sons has established a scholarship fund for students at Blackhawk Technical College. Th...

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(Rock County, WI) By Dan Rafter, Midwest Real Estate & News Want to attract new businesses and construction projects to your county? A strong eco...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette An upcoming bond issue to pay for capital projects in Rock County will carry favorable ratings, an indication ...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Rock County has received solid credit ratings from Standard & Poor (S&P) and Moody’s. ...

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(Janesville, WI) By Neil Johnson, Gazette When work at the terminal at the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport is finished, it’ll be a showpiec...

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(Rock County, WI) Milton’s Crossroads Business Park has earned the Austin Consulting shovel-ready site designation, adding 100+ acres to the Cou...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette A Janesville company that develops, administrates and markets insurance products with proprietary paperless te...

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(Milton, WI)   The City of Milton added 182 acres to its Crossroads Business Park this week, by annexing three parcels ranging in size from 8-...

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(Town of Rock) - By Katherine Kruger, Gazette Blackhawk Technical College is rolling out a new program to train nuclear technicians for the upcoming ...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Scott Story was looking for a small downtown office for his consulting and life coaching business. He ended ...

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(Janesville, WI) Mike Mathews, Media Contact Janesville Innovation Inc. is pleased to announce its first manufacturing company to lease space at the&...

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(Rock County, WI) James Otterstein, Media Contact According to the April/May 2013 FDI Magazine's American Cities of the Future scorecard, the Janesvi...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Construction will start perhaps as early as next week on the terminal at the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airpo...

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(Rock County, WI) James Otterstein, Media Contact   Rock County 5.0 announced the launch of a new business and education engagement strate...

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(Janesville) By Frank Schultz, Gazette Work could begin next winter on remodeling of Blackhawk Technical College’s new Advanced Manufacturing T...

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(Rock County, WI) - By Brian Wasag, RE Journals For businesses considering relocation, Rock County, Wis., certainly offers its fair share of advantag...

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(Janesville, WI) By Maria Nelesen, Gazette One tenant already has moved into the city’s new business incubator, and two more are working to fin...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, BTC The first step in creating a world class advanced manufacturing region starts with creating a large talent pipeline. ...

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(Rock County, WI) Media Contact James Otterstein         Representatives from the Wisconsin Economic Dev...

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(Rock County, WI) Media Contact James Ottestein The Southwest Workforce Development Board (SW WDB) was recognized by the Wisconsin Department of...

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(Rock County, WI) Media Contact James Otterstein The Port of Milwaukee, the grantee of Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) #41, has been approved to provide se...

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(Orfordville, WI) Media Contact James Otterstein, with additional contributions from Gazette Staff. The Village of Orfordville and Burtness Chev...

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(MADISON, WI) – Businesses and industries looking to build or expand in Wisconsin now have a new resource intended to provide enhanced and proac...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute  jleute@gazettextra.com   When recruiting new businesses or helping existing companies expand, economic dev...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan hgavan@beloitdailynews.com  Beloiters will soon have an opportunity to “shop the Pig.” Piggly Wiggly...

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(Janesville, WI)  By Jim Leute jleute@gazettextra.com   An upcoming bond issue to pay for several projects in Rock County will carry fav...

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(Beloit, WI) – Comply365, an innovative software design and development company, announced the relocation of its headquarters to the Ironworks C...

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(Edgerton, WI) – The City of Edgerton announced today that it reached an agreement to purchase a 50-acre parcel for the expansion of the Edgerto...

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(Edgerton, WI) - Edgerton’s Business Park has earned the Ady-Austin consulting group’s shovel-ready designation. Edgerton joins Beloi...

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Business commuters in the Chicago area may be a little surprised when they see a new advertising campaign in their own backyard, tossing out reasons w...

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Rock County: As Fast as You
The Badger State’s business climate has been enhanced, as well as retooled. While there is plenty of work to be done, the Rock County Developmen...

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Rock County: Moving Forward
Despite a sluggish statewide economy, Rock County’s road to recovery - as measured by capital investment, square footage and employment – ...

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Public officials, as well as aviation enthusiasts and their related businesses, gathered today as the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport broke g...

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Register today and enter your Pitch to compete for up to $5,000!   Entry Deadline: July 12, 2012 If you're interested in advancing a ne...

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(Beloit, WI) – State Collection Service, Inc. has expanded their Ironworks Campus location, increasing their footprint from 6,000 SF t...

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(Rock County, WI) Rock County 5.0 showed its most recent video at the Forward Janesville Annual Meeting. This video, which includes various clips...

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The Janesville Innovation Center, which will be located at 2949 Venture Drive, represents 22,000 SF of manufacturing and office space. ...

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(Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 released a video today that features the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport. This video builds upon various...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Quietly going about its business, a small Janesville company is starting to make noise both locally and nation...

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(Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 released a video today that features the area’s Real Estate & Development opportunities. The video...

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(Rock County, WI) – To facilitate Rock County’s speed to market brand, which is anchored by its “shovel-ready” designations, a...

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(Beloit, WI) - FatWallet, an IL based online retailer, announced that they will move their headquarters to the City of Beloit. The company will lease ...

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(Rock County, WI) - The Gateway Business Park and Janesville's STH 11 Business Park were recently awarded the prestigious shovel-ready site designatio...

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(Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 announced the release of an interactive, online business directory that contains Rock County manufacturing, ...

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(Janesville, WI) - Data Dimensions, a second-generation privately-held company and recognized leader in business process optimization soluti...

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