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Tuesday, September 17, 2019
  TRAVEL WISCONSIN ANNOUNCES NEW AGENCIES OF RECORD Agencies will lead department’s brand strategy, advertising, public relations, web development   MADISON (Sept. 12, 2019) – The Wisconsin Department of Tourism names Hiebing, Turner and Simpleview as its new agencies of record following a competitive review of Request for Proposals (RFP) from marketing and advertising, public relations and ...read more
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Monday, September 16, 2019
CONAGRA BRANDS FOUNDATION AWARDS A TOTAL OF $350,000 TO 23 LOCAL NONPROFITS THROUGH “NOURISH OUR COMMUNITY” GRANT PROGRAM Grants underscore company’s involvement in Hunger Action Month  CHICAGO, September 16, 2019 — Conagra Brands, Inc. (CAG) has announced the recipients of its annual “Nourish Our Community” grant program. The grants are awarded as part of its longstanding commitment to support ...read more
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Monday, September 16, 2019
Contact: Katie Wantoch, 715.232.1636, katie.wantoch@wisc.edu    Annie’s Project – a new program for women farmers               According to 2017 U.S. agricultural census data, there are 22,671 Wisconsin farms identifying a woman as the principal operator.  This is a dramatic increase from prior census data and places Wisconsin 9th in the nation for the number of women principal operators.  ...read more
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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Mayo Clinic Health System, Menomonie Market Food Co-op to present budget cooking class   MENOMONIE, Wis. — Mayo Clinic Health System and the Menomonie Market Food Co-op are teaming up to present "Eat Well on a Budget," a free adult cooking class. The class will be held Sept. 26 and Nov. 14 from 6 to 7 p.m. each day at the Menomonie Market Food Co-op, 814 Main St. E. in Menomonie. The class ...read more
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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Two art students, alumnus start Gallery 610 in Menomonie Bringing the community together is the goal of the art exhibit space   Story Link FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 11, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — Two University of Wisconsin-Stout students and an alumnus want to bring the community together at a new gallery space in downtown Menomonie. Art students Emily Gordon, Jared LeClaire and 2018 ...read more
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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
New students can apply for free the week of Oct. 20-26 Admissions Office waiving regular fee for fall 2020 applicants Story Link   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 11, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — Students who are interested in attending University of Wisconsin-Stout in the fall of 2020 should mark Sunday, Oct. 20, through Saturday, Oct. 26, on their calendars.    That week the university’s regular ...read more
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Monday, September 09, 2019
MENOMONIE, Wis. — Join Mayo Clinic Health System for a free presentation of "Hot Health Topics for the Hmong Community." The presentation will be offered Sept. 28 from 9 a.m. to noon at Mayo Clinic Health System — Red Cedar in Menomonie at 2321 Stout Road. Participants will learn ways to decrease their risk of diabetes and heart disease, and how to recognize signs of a stroke or heart attack. An ...read more
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Thursday, September 05, 2019
Quill weathervane atop Clock Tower removed as part of renovation Work on 121-year-old university symbol is part of Bowman Hall exterior project Story Link   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 4, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — For 121½ years, a copper weathervane shaped like a quill has perched atop the Clock Tower at University of Wisconsin-Stout — 135 feet above campus and downtown Menomonie. The quill ...read more
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Wednesday, September 04, 2019
For Immediate Release   Mayo Clinic Health System to offer 'Zumba Gold' class in Menomonie   MENOMONIE, Wis. — Join Mayo Clinic Health System for a free "Zumba Gold" class. The class will be held  Wednesdays, Sept. 18 through Dec. 18, from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m., at the Shirley Doane Senior Center, 1412 Sixth St. E. in Menomonie. The "Zumba Gold" class offers all the fun and energy of Zumba at ...read more
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Tuesday, September 03, 2019
MENOMONIE, Wis. — Join Mayo Clinic Health System — Red Cedar in Menomonie and the Menomonie Public Library for a free screening of Wisconsin Public Television's "Reel to Reel" news documentary ,"Not Enough Apologies: Trauma Stories." This documentary will be shown on Wednesday, Sept. 18 from 7 to 8:45 p.m. at Menomonie Public Library, 600 Wolske Bay Road. The documentary is presented in ...read more
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Tuesday, September 03, 2019
National Guard members step up to help areas hit by storms University student, two staff members among those who served in northern Wisconsin Story Link     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 29, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — When severe storms with straight-line winds and tornadoes hit northern Wisconsin in late July, knocking down trees, power lines and more, the Wisconsin Army National Guard was there ...read more
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Tuesday, September 03, 2019
Menomonie, Wis – The Dunn County Soil and Water Health Partnership will be hosting a fall field day on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at the Red Cedar Demonstration Farm (RCDF), located near the intersection of Hwy 12/29 East and Stokke Parkway, Menomonie, WI.   The workshop will be held from 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm (rain or shine) at the RCDF farm fields. Topics and speakers will focus on cover crops ...read more
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Tuesday, August 27, 2019
News Release For more information contact: Megen Hines Recycling Specialist Dunn County Solid Waste & Recycling Division 800 Wilson Ave. Room 235 Menomonie, WI 54751 715-232-4017   2019 Dunn County Clean Sweep Hazardous Waste Event   In partnership with the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, the Dunn County Solid Waste & Recycling Division will hold its ...read more
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Thursday, August 22, 2019
BAKKE NORMAN ATTORNEY CHOSEN FOR WI SUPREME COURT APPOINTMENT SELECTION COMMITTEE     Bakke Norman attorney Terry Dunst has been elected Chair of the Wisconsin Supreme Court Appointment Selection Committee (ASC). The ASC assists the Court in finding dedicated people of the highest integrity and commitment to serve on the various boards and committees to which the Court makes appointments. The ...read more
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Housing strives for sustainability with mattress recycling Repurposing 900 residence hall mattresses saves money, keeps them from landfill   Story Link FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 20, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — When University Housing replaced 900 twin mattresses in University of Wisconsin-Stout residence halls this month, all of them ended up being repurposed. The mattresses were sent to LRP ...read more
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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
With Meyer’s retirement, Guilfoile begins duties as interim chancellor Former provost starts day with Cabinet meeting, addressing new employees Story Link     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 19, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — A new era in the history of University of Wisconsin-Stout began at 8 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19, when Patrick Guilfoile started his first day as chancellor.    On Aug. 18, Chancellor ...read more
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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Community Comes Together in Support of School Supply Drive   WESTERN WI—WESTconsin Credit Union held its annual School Supply Drive July 29 – August 10 to collect school supplies and monetary donations. WESTconsin employees and members, as well as members of the community collected over 4,300 supplies and raised $1,975. All proceeds were delivered by the credit union to local schools and ...read more
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Monday, August 19, 2019
NEWS RELEASE August 6, 2019 Supporting Farmers During Challenging Times Workshop With the challenging financial and emotional situation plaguing farm families in our communities, Extension in Chippewa, Dunn, and Eau Claire Counties will be hosting a half day meeting on Wednesday, September 18th, 2019. This meeting will assist agri-business professionals and agency staff in feeling more ...read more
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