Business


Minocqua Brewery Beer Depot
Local Brewery Makes the Most Out of Being ‘The Least Popular Place in Town’

When a progressive brewer butts heads with the conservative establishment, the result creates a consumer base and a new destination for tourists up north.

Billionaire Feature Faces
Wisconsin’s Wealthiest: These Are the Top Five Billionaires—and the Siblings Who Share the No. 6 Spot

They are founders and heirs of companies that range from legacy products to new technologies.

Billionaire Feature Faces
Wisconsin’s Wealthiest: These Are the Top Five Billionaires—and the Siblings Who Share the No. 6 Spot

They are founders and heirs of companies that range from legacy products to new technologies.

Juneteenth flag
Juneteenth Can Be More Than a Remembrance of the Past—by Supporting Wisconsin’s Black-Owned Businesses in the Present

For only the second time in history, the entire country will celebrate the newest federal holiday. This is the third year the Juneteenth flag will fly above the Wisconsin state capitol.

Sheila Desjarlais and Tony Evers
The Evers Administration Prioritized Small Businesses in its COVID Response. Those Efforts Are Paying Off.

“I am as purple as you can get. I am not red. I am not blue, I could care less what party you are, your actions speak louder than words,” said Melissa Martinez, director of the Washburn Chamber of Commerce.

Restaurant owner and chef Dave Heide
Wisconsin Restaurateurs’ Personal Appeals Fail to Sway Ron Johnson as Republicans Kill the Restaurant Revitalization Fund

Tammy Baldwin voted to reauthorize the pandemic relief program for small businesses that would have also helped theaters, gyms, sports and other live event venues.

Ron Johnson Rick Scott
Republican Tax Plan Would Raise Taxes on Most Wisconsin Small Businesses, According to Analysis

The Biden administration estimates 52% of small business owners in the state would face a tax hike under Sen. Rick Scott’s plan, with the typical business paying an extra $700 per year in taxes.