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Watch: A Changing Climate Threatens Wisconsin Resorts’ Tourism Business

Linda Herscher sees what winter and summer changes have done to their family resort as it passes to a fourth generation.

Epic Systems Cancels Plan to Force Almost 10,000 Workers Back Into Offices
Epic Systems Cancels Plan to Force Almost 10,000 Workers Back Into Offices

The plan drew intense backlash from many of the company’s employees and a letter from the health department.

Rural Broadband Will Need Federal Help. Here’s What Trump Has Done and What Biden Proposes.
Businesses, Education Need Broadband Expansion to Survive COVID-19

Governor’s 24-member broadband access task force set to address long- standing connectivity issues.

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Briggs & Stratton Files for Bankruptcy After Giving Execs Millions

A New York City-based equity firm will buy the company.

Bradley Foundation Bankrolled Groups Tied to ‘Reopen’ Movement to Tune of $2 Million
Bradley Foundation Bankrolled Groups Tied to ‘Reopen’ Movement to Tune of $2 Million

Conservative coalition bankrolled by Wisconsin-based right-wing action group.

Caitlin Cullen, chef and owner of The Tandem in Milwaukee, just wrapped up about three months of being a "bank" for other local restaurants struggling during the pandemic. The Tandem partnered with nonprofit World Central Kitchen to cut checks to local restaurants for providing meals to give out to those struggling in the community.
From Free Meals to a ‘Bank’: A Milwaukee Restaurant Becomes a Lifeline to Its Neighbors

The Tandem gave out food on its own, but was soon able to help other local restaurants in dire straits.