Contract Transport Services, a trucking company out of Green Bay, recently received two Carrier of the Year awards from the consumer-products giant Procter & Gamble.Read More »
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Kelmann Restoration receives award for ethics
Kelmann Restoration has been named a recipient of the 2019 Torch Awards for Ethics by the Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin.
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ON THE LEVEL: Stellberg finds home at Daily Reporter after stint writing comedy
Starting off in comedy writing might not seem the usual path someone might take to a job selling advertising for a construction-industry newspaper, but it’s exactly how Amanda Stellberg got to where she is today.Read More »
BUILDING BLOCKS: Milwaukee Fortress
The Fortress dates to 1892 and was added onto up until 1912. It was initially used as a shoe factory by F. Mayer Boot and Shoe Company, which at one time produced as many as 9,000 shoes there a day. It later became a tannery. Its last year as a shoe factory was 1938. After that, it was used for a variety of purposes, including a daycare and Montessori school.
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Foxconn seeking bids for start of work on fabrication plant
Foxconn is seeking bids for the first phase of work on the actual fabrication plant it is planning to build in Mount Pleasant.
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TOP BIDDERS: The biggest winning bids from around Wisconsin this past week
Largest winning bids in Wisconsin from the previous week, according to The Daily Reporter’s JobTrac bidding service.
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Task force to recommend ways to fight worker misclassification (UPDATE)
Gov. Tony Evers is convening a task force to recommend ways to combat the abuse of work misclassification.
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Regulators OK projects promising to increase solar generation five fold
Wisconsin utility regulators on Thursday approved a series of solar-energy proposals that renewable-energy advocates contend will lead to a five-fold increase in solar generation in the state.
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BUILDING BLOCKS: Nicholas Recreation Center at UW-Madison
The Nicholas Recreation Center – the “Nick” for short – is being built as a replacement of UW-Madison campus’ 170,145-square-foot Southeast Recreational Facility, which was demolished in fall 2017. That former building, which was nearly 35 years old, tended to get crowded at certain times of the day, had a swimming pool that wasn’t big enough for swim meets and had structural flaws like a leaky roof.
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Court sides with Wisconsin governor in appointment fight
A Wisconsin appeals court sided with Democratic Gov. Tony Evers on Tuesday, ruling that he had the authority to withdraw appointments made by then-Gov. Scott Walker and approved by Republicans during a lame-duck legislative session.Read More »