Addressing rural Wisconsin’s workforce challenges
22 Dec 2022
The Workforce Innovation Grant (WIG) Program, with grant rounds announced in January and June 2022, aims to help communities throughout Wisconsin solve their most pressing workforce challenges by financially supporting collaborative, sustainable and innovative plans developed by regional organizations. The program encourages the development and implementation of leading-edge, long-term solutions that enable businesses to more easily find workers and empower those workers to more successfully prepare for and connect with family-supporting jobs.
Best Economic Development Websites for 2023Dec 20 2022
The Best Economic Development Websites for 2023 do an incredible job of telling a story through a dynamic combination of written content, images, and design. Golden Shovel Agency has selected the top EDC websites based on research, industry trends, and our experience as an international economic development communications agency. ...
In a hall packed with student researchers, stood a team of engineering students led by Sam Gibbs, of Eau Claire, demonstrating their solution to a civic issue an ocean away. Across the corridor, graduating senior Gwendolyn Olson, of Manitowoc, shared her knowledge of one of the world’s most famous scientists...
Big solar comes to Dunn CountyDec 13 2022
The parking lot at the Spring Brook town hall on 810th Street east of Menomonie was full on Thursday, Dec. 8, leaving some to park just past the pile of leftover blacktop. Inside, residents were busy buttonholing representatives from Elk Creek Solar and looking over displays showing the benefits and...