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MADISON- Internet company to offer free 4G services to Madison businesses
Madison internet service provider and technology company, 5Nines, will soon extend its 4G network to businesses, community centers and non-profits in Madison — for free.

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STEVENS POINT- County reviews possible transit changes
Portage County will renew its efforts to improve public transportation this week through a possible partnership with the city of Stevens Point. The city and county operate separate transit services, and the two might join together to improve the system for all of their users.

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MADISON- Wisconsin ranks 12th for percentage with multiple jobs
After five years of decreasing or holding steady, the percentage of Wisconsin employed people who work at more than one job ticked up a notch in 2014.

Wisconsin ranked 12th in the country with a 6.7 percent multiple-jobholding rate last year, according to data published this month by the Bureau of Labor Services. That's up from 6.3 percent in 2014, an increase that was not outside the margin of error.

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MENASHA- High School completes $30 million facelift in time for classes to begin
After months of construction, Menasha High School students, teachers and staff get the building all to themselves Tuesday. The $30 million expansion and renovation was completed in three phases, with contractors opening sections of the building while simultaneously closing others for renovation.

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MADISON- Budget concerns delay construction of Madison Public Market
A much-anticipated public market planned for the city's East Side next year will be delayed until 2021, Mayor Paul Soglin said, blaming the rising cost of city borrowing.

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STURGEON BAY- Property preservation proposals receive positive feedback
No decisions were made pertaining to presentations about the future of Sturgeon Bay’s west waterfront Granary property, but three proposals to preserve the existing structure and redevelop the space received a lot of positive attention from the community members in attendance.

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GREEN BAY- Gas prices plummet
The average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in Green Bay plummeted 22 cents in the last week to $2.58.

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MADISON- Mayor recommends delay in vote for Judge Doyle Square project
A City Council showdown on the $200 million Judge Doyle Square project will likely be delayed from a Tuesday deadline to Sept. 15. Mayor Paul Soglin on Monday recommended the delay because negotiators for the city and JDS Development haven’t fully resolved five remaining issues in an amended development agreement on the massive redevelopment south of Capitol Square.

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APPLETON- Creative Placemaking is energizing downtown spaces
If you spent any time downtown during Mile of Music you surely noticed a transformed city center, with thousands of visitors, interactive programs for the whole family and an infectious energy. Building on this energy and carrying it throughout the year is the goal of the Creative Placemaking Team at Appleton Downtown Inc.

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MADISON- Stock futures go on wild roller coaster ride
Stock traders are reeling from one of the most turbulent market moves in history, after a record-breaking collapse on Monday followed by rallies that were nearly as intense. Although some analysts fear volatile markets, others recognize that volatility brings larger rewards along with larger risks.

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SUPERIOR-Bong Bridge project on track for Fall finish
Construction work on the Bong Bridge linking Duluth and Superior remains on target for fall completion and a Nov. 2 reopening of the eastbound lanes, including the bridge's pedestrian walkway.

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GREEN BAY- Harlan’s decision helped business side of Packers
Bob Harlan famously receives credit for his decision in 1991 to separate football and non-football operations within the Green Bay Packers organization. Analysis always focuses on the positive effect it had on football operations, but it was equally beneficial to the business side of the Packers.

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FON DU LAC- Mercury Marine supplier christens new facility
A longtime Mercury Marine supplier celebrated the grand opening of its second Fond du Lac facility.

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Bellevue- Alternative education program gets KI boost
Two years ago, Miguel Cornelio didn't think he'd graduate from Green Bay Preble High School.Thanks to GPS Education Partners, Cornelio not only made his mom proud by graduating on time, he's transitioning into a full-time job at KI, the Bellevue office furniture manufacturer.

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GREEN BAY- UWGB sees modest growth in enrollment
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay expects a slightly larger freshmen class when students return in coming days.

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