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(Beloit, WI) - NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes, LLC broke ground today on its 32-acre corporate campus in Beloit's Gateway Business Park. To...

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(Janesville & Milton, WI) Several commercial / retail projects were announced this week, representing new investments in Janesville and Milton. I...

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(Janesville, WI) By Marcia Neleson, Gazette The charitable arm of Forward Janesville is leading an effort to build a riverfront amphitheater that bac...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News A web-based career preparation and readiness platform in Rock County, powered by Career Cruising, sh...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette A web-based career preparation and readiness platform is picking up steam in Rock County, according to a repor...

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(Rock County, WI) – A report highlighting the use of the County’s web-based career preparation and readiness platform, which is powered by...

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(Milton, WI) - Charter NEX Films announced that it will be expanding its Milton, WI operation. The company intends to increase its foot...

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(Beloit, WI) Courtesy of State Collection Service Press Release State Collection Service, which is a tenant in the Ironworks Campus (Beloit, WI)...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette When Steve Yeko Sr. first got into the jewelry business, the real estate mantra of “location, location, ...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Beloit College’s proposed Powerhouse project will help tie the campus to the river, and its po...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News The School District of Beloit Board of Education approved a Work Today Pilot Project which would all...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gaven, Beloit Daily News The School District of Beloit Board of Education voted to allow summer externships for its teachers ...

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(Beloit, WI) Erica Pennington, Beloit Daily News Computer gurus, recording artists, bakers, clothing designers and artists are seeing grandiose dream...

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(Beloit, WI) Beloit Daily News Staff For the eighth time, building products distributor ABC Supply Co., Inc., has been named a recipient of the Gallu...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette A wildly popular country act at the Rock County 4-H Fair combined with other new events to help increase touri...

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Rock County, WI) The County's economy continued to demonstrate positive gains, as reported in this week's release of the Q1 2014 Rock Ready Index. Hig...

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Pregl’s Janesville location will have higher quality and larger office and production spaces than it has had in the past, as well as provide new opportunities to engage with the local business community. Pregl Services has plans for communications and promotional activities in connection with the opening of its new facility.

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(Janesville, WI) Pregl Services, Inc. (Pregl), providers of comprehensive aftermarket support to the thermal processing industry, announced it has r...

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(Janesville, WI) By Nick Crow, Gazette Craig and Parker seniors working on this year's student home build are being groomed for potential careers, bu...

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(Janesville, WI) Courtesy of BTC Blackhawk Technical College is taking the next step into the future of advanced manufacturing with a new two-ye...

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(Milton, WI) Jim Leute, Gazette Andy Svedin and Ryan Petitt hadn't even been to Blackhawk Technical College's central campus south of Janesville on W...

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(Janesville, WI) Scott Angus, Gazette Has innovation ever been more important than it is in southern Wisconsin right now? Rock County, in particular...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Tom Eckert heard the same message from employers as president of a technical college in Washington state that ...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette The company that plans to build a medical isotope production plant in Janesville said Thursday it has signed a...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Citing Wisconsin's fiscal stability and business climate as advantages over Illinois, Gov. Scott Walker said h...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette  Commercial construction—both new buildings and additions—continues to be the driver of the l...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News The Ironworks building has special meaning for Richard Spanton Jr. His grandfather worked at Beloit Cor...

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(Orfordville, WI) By Gina Duwe, Gazette An expanding feed and supply business will become the sixth business in Orfordville's industrial/business park...

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(Janesville, WI) - By Jim Leute, Gazette Brian Rubash is different from many entrepreneurs. He's willing to accept advice. Rubash, one of the newest t...

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(Beloit, WI) - AccuLynx announced that it is relocating its software development company to the Ironworks Campus, which is located in downtown Be...

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(Beloit, WI) By Gazette Staff The movement of Illinois software company and its 30 employees to Beloit could be a precursor to even more growth. AccuL...

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(Rock County, WI) – In response to an increasing demand from entrepreneurial and small businesses within the area, Rock County 5.0 has announced a for...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette For nearly five years, Rock County 5.0 has been aggressively targeting potential employers with the benefits of...

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(Rock County, WI) Rock County 5.0 kicked-off the first part of a multifaceted talent recruitment campaign, by releasing its Consider Rock County publi...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News A former lumberyard near the Interstate 39/90 - Interstate 43 interchange in Beloit has been sold. Last...

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(Evansville, WI) By Gina Duwe, Gazette Companies must be lean to bounce back from the Great Recession and overcome increasing competition from China, ...

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(Rock County, WI) The County's economy continued to demonstrate positive gains, as reported in this week's release of the Q4 2013 Rock Ready Index. Hi...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Local real estate sales in 2013 reached levels not seen in several years and are reflective of what brokers cal...

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(Beloit, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Rod Gottfredsen vividly recalls the day in 1986 when he and seven other people met in his one-chair barbershop in d...

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(MIlton, WI) By Neil Johnson, Gazette --“Development Mania” might be an overstatement, but Milton City Administrator Jerry Schuetz said he's seen a re...

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(Beloit, WI) Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News The City of Beloit now owns a majority of the vacant land in the Gateway Boulevard business district. City...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Television commercials touting a warmer business climate in Wisconsin are expected to complement local marketin...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette A Janesville developer plans to use the proceeds from the sale of one of the city's largest commercial building...

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(Janesville, WI) Marcia Nelesen, Gazette The fledgling Janesville Innovation Center is almost half filled less than a year after it opened, and offici...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Rock County's retailers are about to close out a record year, further evidence that the local economy continues...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shawn Zinck, Beloit Daily News The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation announced Friday it had awarded a $1 million grant to ai...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Editorial Five years after General Motors steered out of Janesville, two things are evident: Much has been accomplished, and ...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Staff Contributions The Gazette kicked-off an in-depth, two-part feature looking back at the community; the economy; and the ...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Staff Contributions

 

The Gazette kicked-off an in-depth, two-part feature looking back at the community; the economy; and the property vacated by the 2008 idling of the GM Janesville Plant. Provided below is a summary of what's included in this detailed compilation of data, stories and observations.

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette         For the second year in a row, a Janesville school will receive thousands of d...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette
 
For the second year in a row, a Janesville school will receive thousands of dollars in a U.S. Cellular contest.

The company announced Tuesday that Van Buren Elementary School has won $25,000 in the Calling All Communities contest.

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(Janesville, WI) By Marcia Nelesen, Gazette In two business-friendly votes Monday, the Janesville City Council agreed to buy property to help SHINE Me...

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(Janesville, WI) By Marcia Nelesen, Gazette

In two business-friendly votes Monday, the Janesville City Council agreed to buy property to help SHINE Medical Technologies build a proposed medical isotope plant, and to extend Todd Drive to increase rail service to industrial land.

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News The School District of Beloit Turner is the only district in the Stateline Area to be named to the Co...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News The School District of Beloit Turner is the only district in the Stateline Area to be named to the C...

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(Janesville, WI) - United Alloy, Inc. (UAI) announced a 112,500 SF expansion, as well as a series of investments that will enhance the company’s ...

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(Janesville, WI) - United Alloy, Inc. (UAI) announced a 112,500 SF expansion, as well as a series of investments that will enhance the company&rs...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette J.P. Cullen & Sons has established a scholarship fund for students at Blackhawk Technical College. The ...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette J.P. Cullen & Sons has established a scholarship fund for students at Blackhawk Technical College. Th...

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(Beloit, WI) Beloit Daily News Staff NorthStar Medical Technologies, LLC, which is planning to build a facility in Beloit, has been awarded a $21.8 mi...

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(Beloit, WI) Beloit Daily News Staff NorthStar Medical Technologies, LLC, which is planning to build a facility in Beloit, has been awarded a $21.8 m...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette It's another day in the tech-ed hall at Craig High School. Senior Ryan Black and Junior Lexi Hendrikson are...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette It's another day in the tech-ed hall at Craig High School. Senior Ryan Black and Junior Lexi Hendrikson a...

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(Rock County, WI) By WI State Journal Editorial Board Janesville, Beloit and the rest of Rock County have moved past the painful loss of the giant aut...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette A Janesville company that specializes in document conversion has been recognized as the 34th largest job creato...

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(Rock County, WI) By Dan Rafter, Midwest Real Estate & News Want to attract new businesses and construction projects to your county? A strong econ...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette A Janesville company that specializes in document conversion has been recognized as the 34th largest job creat...

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(Rock County, WI) By Dan Rafter, Midwest Real Estate & News Want to attract new businesses and construction projects to your county? A strong eco...

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(Janesville, WI) By Gazette Editorial If you're still not convinced that Rock County's economy is improving, consider The Gazette's latest quarterly e...

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(Janesville, WI) By Gazette Editorial If you're still not convinced that Rock County's economy is improving, consider The Gazette's latest quarterly ...

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(Janesville, WI) - By Jim Leute, Gazette An upcoming bond issue to pay for capital projects in Rock County will carry favorable ratings, an indication...

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(Janesville, WI) - By Jim Leute, Gazette A year ago, Rock County closed the book on its best economic quarter in more than two years. Fast-forward to ...

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(Janesville, WI) - By Jim Leute, Gazette An upcoming bond issue to pay for capital projects in Rock County will carry favorable ratings, an indicatio...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gaven, Beloit Daily News Rock County has received solid credit ratings from Standard & Poor (S&P) and Moody’s. S&P...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gaven, Beloit Daily News Rock County has received solid credit ratings from Standard & Poor (S&P) and Moody’s. ...

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(Rock County, WI) By James Otterstein, Media Contact Rock County 5.0 released an Inspire Rock County promotional video during today’s Regional Bu...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Rock County 5.0 released an Inspire Rock County promotional video during today’s Regional Business Ex...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Rock County 5.0 released an Inspire Rock County promotional video during today’s Regional Busi...

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(Rock County, WI) By James Otterstein, Media Contact Rock County 5.0 released an Inspire Rock County promotional video during today’s Regi...

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(Janesville, WI) - By Jim Leute, Gazette Mary Willmer and Diane Hendricks believe they had a pretty good read on Rock County in the summer of 2009. ...

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(Janesville, WI) By Gazette Editorial Board No one would argue Rock County's economy is where we want it to be. Much work remains before the county ...

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(Janesville, WI) - By Jim Leute, Gazette Mary Willmer and Diane Hendricks believe they had a pretty good read on Rock County in the summer of 2009. Th...

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(Janesville, WI) By Gazette Editorial Board No one would argue Rock County's economy is where we want it to be. Much work remains before the county re...

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(Beloit, WI) By Beloit College The Board of Trustees of Beloit College has selected 2013 National Design Award winner Studio Gang Architects to lead i...

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(Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 announced today that Milton’s Crossroads Business Park has earned the Austin Consulting shovel-ready s...

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(Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 announced today that Milton’s Crossroads Business Park has earned the Austin Consulting shovel-ready site designat...

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(Janesville, WI) By Gazette Staff, Janesville Gazette A Janesville manufacturer has received a $25 million contract for integration, production and te...

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(Janesville, WI) By Gazette Staff, Janesville Gazette A Janesville manufacturer has received a $25 million contract for integration, production and t...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shawn Zinck, Beloit Daily News About 18 construction projects currently are under way in the city of Beloit, which officials say is mo...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shawn Zinck, Beloit Daily News About 18 construction projects currently are under way in the city of Beloit, which officials say is m...

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(Janesville) By Shelly Birkelo, Gazette An anonymous donation of $2 million will allow Agrace hospice care to break ground Tuesday on a $6.5 million f...

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(Janesville) By Shelly Birkelo, Gazette An anonymous donation of $2 million will allow Agrace hospice care to break ground Tuesday on a $6.5 million ...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan. Beloit Daily News There are plenty of reasons to do business in Rock County, according to speakers at the Real Estate B...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan. Beloit Daily News There are plenty of reasons to do business in Rock County, according to speakers at the Real Estate ...

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(Beloit, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Real estate brokers with regional and national affiliations are expected Wednesday in Beloit, where they will hear ...

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(Beloit, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Real estate brokers with regional and national affiliations are expected Wednesday in Beloit, where they will hear...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Editorial Good economic news keeps surfacing in and around Janesville and Rock County. It’s good, that is, if you consider th...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Editorial Good economic news keeps surfacing in and around Janesville and Rock County. It’s good, that is, if you cons...

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(Beloit, WI) By BDN Staff Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies — a global designer and manufacturer of acoustic and emissions products for t...

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(Beloit) By Jim Leute, Gazette A long-term lease with a Stoughton manufacturer who wants to expand is the catalyst for a $40 million renovation of the...

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(Beloit, WI) By BDN Staff Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies — a global designer and manufacturer of acoustic and emissions product...

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(Beloit) By Jim Leute, Gazette A long-term lease with a Stoughton manufacturer who wants to expand is the catalyst for a $40 million renovation of th...

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(Janesville, WI) – Kenco Logistic Services, which provides integrated logistics solutions, recently committed to a long-term lease 131...

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(Janesville, WI) – Kenco Logistic Services, which provides integrated logistics solutions, recently committed to a long-term lease 1317 Barb...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette As a developer, landlord and builder, Jeff Helgesen knows a thing or two about keeping tenants happy. More oft...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette As a developer, landlord and builder, Jeff Helgesen knows a thing or two about keeping tenants happy. More ofte...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News  Three and a half years after its formation was announced, Rock County 5.0 is well into the final ...

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(Beloit, WI) By Shaun Zinck, Beloit Daily News  Three and a half years after its formation was announced, Rock County 5.0 is well into the final...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News  Beloit Memorial High School’s (BMHS) Technical Education Programming Space in the school’s lowe...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News  Beloit Memorial High School’s (BMHS) Technical Education Programming Space in the school...

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(Janesville, WI)  By Jim Leute, Gazette Janesville’s commercial real estate market is improving, driven in large part by a retail sector punctuat...

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(Janesville, WI)  By Jim Leute, Gazette Janesville’s commercial real estate market is improving, driven in large part by a retail sector p...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News The former Alcoa building is finished and ready for business. After millions of dollars of investment...

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(Beloit, WI) By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News The former Alcoa building is finished and ready for business. After millions of dollars of investme...

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(Town of Rock) - By Katherine Kruger, Gazette Blackhawk Technical College is rolling out a new program to train nuclear technicians for the upcoming ...

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(Town of Rock) - By Katherine Kruger, Gazette Blackhawk Technical College is rolling out a new program to train nuclear technicians for the upcoming f...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Prent Corporation, a global leader in custom thermoform packaging with facilities around the world, is expandi...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, Gazette Prent Corporation, a global leader in custom thermoform packaging with facilities around the world, is expandin...

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(Janesville, WI) – Seneca Foods Corporation, the world's largest producer of canned vegetables and the leading processor of fruits in the U.S., recent...

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(Janesville, WI) – Seneca Foods Corporation, the world's largest producer of canned vegetables and the leading processor of fruits in the U.S., ...

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(Beloit, WI) Geoff Bruce, Beloit Daily News Beloit will be the pilot for a potentially paradigm-changing process when it comes to the unemployment pro...

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(Beloit, WI) Geoff Bruce, Beloit Daily News Beloit will be the pilot for a potentially paradigm-changing process when it comes to the unemployment pr...

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(Janesville, WI) Greg Peck, Gazette Editorial Ask a child in middle school about career possibilities, and he or she might mention firefighting, heal...

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(Janesville, WI) Greg Peck, Gazette Editorial Ask a child in middle school about career possibilities, and he or she might mention firefighting, he...

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(Janesville, WI) - Jim Leute, Gazette Connecting local students and employers is the goal of a web-based program that could debut this fall in middle...

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(Janesville, WI) - Jim Leute, Gazette Connecting local students and employers is the goal of a web-based program that could debut this fall in middle ...

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(Rock County) Media Contact James Otterstein, 608.757.5598 Rock County 5.0 announced the launch of a new business and education engagement strategy a...

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(Beloit, WI) - By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Students will have the chance to ask area business people what they make, what hours they work and...

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(Beloit, WI) - By Hillary Gavan, Beloit Daily News Students will have the chance to ask area business people what they make, what hours they work and ...

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(Rock County) Media Contact James Otterstein, 608.757.5598 Rock County 5.0 announced the launch of a new business and education engagement strategy at...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette Both Craig and Parker high schools were recognized nationally Tuesday when U.S. News & World Report rel...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette Both Craig and Parker high schools were recognized nationally Tuesday when U.S. News & World Report re...

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(Rock County, WI) - By Brian Wasag, RE Journals For businesses considering relocation, Rock County, Wis., certainly offers its fair share of advantag...

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(Rock County, WI) - By Brian Wasag, RE Journals For businesses considering relocation, Rock County, Wis., certainly offers its fair share of advantage...

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(Janesville, WI) - By Jim Leute, Gazette A Janesville manufacturer that plans to build a new plant on the city’s north side hopes to add positi...

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(Janesville, WI) - By Jim Leute, Gazette A Janesville manufacturer that plans to build a new plant on the city’s north side hopes to add positions, bu...

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(Janesville, WI) — By Jim Leute, Gazette Scott Acker visited Janesville last year with an idea of what he would find. He expected a nearl...

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(Janesville, WI) — By Jim Leute, Gazette Scott Acker visited Janesville last year with an idea of what he would find. He expected a nearly destit...

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(Janesville, WI) By Maria Nelesen, Gazette One tenant already has moved into the city’s new business incubator, and two more are working to fin...

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(Janesville, WI) By Maria Nelesen, Gazette One tenant already has moved into the city’s new business incubator, and two more are working to finalize a...

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(Janesville) - By Jim Leute, Gazette A Janesville manufacturer has received a $64.5 million contract extension that will keep its plant humming for y...

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(Janesville) - By Jim Leute, Gazette A Janesville manufacturer has received a $64.5 million contract extension that will keep its plant humming for ye...

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(Janesville, WI) – GOEX Corporation, a manufacturer of extruded plastic sheet products, announced that it intends to expand and relocate its Jane...

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(Janesville, WI) – GOEX Corporation, a manufacturer of extruded plastic sheet products, announced that it intends to expand and relocate it...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette UW-Rock County plans to offer a new, four-year degree this fall, appealing especially to local adults who c...

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<p><span class="dateline">(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette</span></p> <p>UW-Rock County plans to offer a new, ...

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(Edgerton, WI) - Neil Johnson, Gazette Edgerton High School’s Pipeline to Employment, the district’s new intern partnership with area man...

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(Edgerton, WI) - Neil Johnson, Gazette Edgerton High School’s Pipeline to Employment, the district’s new intern partnership with area manufacturers, m...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, BTC The first step in creating a world class advanced manufacturing region starts with creating a large talent pipeline. O...

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(Janesville, WI) Gary Kohn, BTC The first step in creating a world class advanced manufacturing region starts with creating a large talent pipeline. ...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Editorial The industrial turnaround in Janesville and Rock County has been impressive. Sure, there’s that 4.1-million...

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(Janesville, WI) Gazette Editorial The industrial turnaround in Janesville and Rock County has been impressive. Sure, there’s that 4.1-million-square-...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com Not quite four years ago, one of every four square feet of industrial space in Rock County was ...

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(Janesville, WI) By Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com Not quite four years ago, one of every four square feet of industrial space in Rock County was v...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, fschultz@gazetteextra.com Chris Smith was an unemployed carpenter for about two years before he started getting wo...

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(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, fschultz@gazetteextra.com Chris Smith was an unemployed carpenter for about two years before he started getting wor...

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(Janesville) By Gazette Staff Rock and Walworth counties are now part of a federal trade program that offers significant benefits to existing and new...

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(Milton) By Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com A vacant manufacturing facility in Milton tops the list of potential sites for Blackhawk Technical Coll...

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(Janesville) By Gazette Staff Rock and Walworth counties are now part of a federal trade program that offers significant benefits to existing and new ...

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(Milton) By Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com A vacant manufacturing facility in Milton tops the list of potential sites for Blackhawk Technical Colle...

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(Beloit) By Shaun Zinck, szinck@beloitdailynews.com Two development sites in Beloit’s Gateway Business Park have been certified as “shovel ready” by t...

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(Beloit) By Shaun Zinck, szinck@beloitdailynews.com Two development sites in Beloit’s Gateway Business Park have been certified as “shove...

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(Janesville) By Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com Wisconsin economic development officials are expected in Rock County today to do what local econom...

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(Janesville) By Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com Wisconsin economic development officials are expected in Rock County today to do what local economi...

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(Janesville) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette The three R’s of education traditionally have referred to reading, writing and arithmetic. For a ...

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(Janesville) By Hillary Gavan, hgavan@beloitdailynews.com Representatives from business and education discussed how to better prepare students for th...

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(Janesville) By Hillary Gavan, hgavan@beloitdailynews.com Representatives from business and education discussed how to better prepare students for the...

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(Janesville) Catherine Idzerda, Gazette The three R’s of education traditionally have referred to reading, writing and arithmetic. For a changing...

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(Janesville) By Marcia Nelesen, mnelesen@gazettextra.com  Biotech company Virent, now thriving in a 72,000-square-foot facility, got its st...

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(Janesville) By Marcia Nelesen, mnelesen@gazettextra.com  Biotech company Virent, now thriving in a 72,000-square-foot facility, got its sta...

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(Janesville) by Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com Rock County companies are contributing to what could shape up as a record year for exports from Wi...

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(Janesville) by Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com   Rock County companies are contributing to what could shape up as a record year for exports from W...

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(Janesville) By Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com Rock County's official unemployment rate reached a four-year low in October, but whether that's ca...

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(Janesville) By Jim Leute, jleute@gazettextra.com   Rock County's official unemployment rate reached a four-year low in October, but whether that's ca...

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Media Contact: James Otterstein (Rock County, WI) If you're looking for a quick way to gauge the health of the local economy, check out the Rock Read...

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Media Contact: James Otterstein (Rock County, WI) If you're looking for a quick way to gauge the health of the local economy, check out the Rock Ready...

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(Beloit) By Hillary Gavan hgavan@beloitdailynews.com In Rock County hourly wages have increased in 2012 with nearly all companies surveyed providing ...

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(Beloit) By Hillary Gavan hgavan@beloitdailynews.com In Rock County hourly wages have increased in 2012 with nearly all companies surveyed providing h...

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Media Contact: James Otterstein   (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0, in conjunction with the Blackhawk Human Resource Association...

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Media Contact: James Otterstein   (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0, in conjunction with the Blackhawk Human Resource Association (BHRA),...

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(Janesville) By Jim Leute  jleute@gazettextra.com When recruiting new businesses or helping existing companies expand, economic development o...

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(Janesville) By Jim Leute  jleute@gazettextra.com   When recruiting new businesses or helping existing companies expand, economic development of...

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(Janesville, WI)  By Jim Leute jleute@gazettextra.com An upcoming bond issue to pay for several projects in Rock County will carry favorable ra...

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(Janesville, WI)  By Jim Leute jleute@gazettextra.com   An upcoming bond issue to pay for several projects in Rock County will carry favorable ra...

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(Janesville, WI) By Neil Johnson, njohnson@gazettextra.com It’s a calculated risk anytime you rip out a guitar solo in front of potential inves...

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By Erica Pennington epennington@beloitdailynews.com From high-rising ceiling drills to a website for international students, local entrepreneurs hopi...

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By Erica Pennington epennington@beloitdailynews.com From high-rising ceiling drills to a website for international students, local entrepreneurs hopin...

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(Janesville, WI) By Neil Johnson, njohnson@gazettextra.com It’s a calculated risk anytime you rip out a guitar solo in front of potential investors, b...

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  Media Contact: James Otterstein (Rock County, WI) – Businesses of all sizes, industry sectors and ownership structures are encoura...

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  Media Contact: James Otterstein (Rock County, WI) – Businesses of all sizes, industry sectors and ownership structures are encouraged to p...

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  Media Contact: James Otterstein   (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 announced today that Edgerton’s Business Park has ear...

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  Media Contact: James Otterstein   (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 announced today that Edgerton’s Business Park has earned the Ady-Aus...

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By Rick Romell of the Journal Sentinel (Janesville, WI) - It's been a hard road in Rock County. Now the area - Exhibit A in the recession's impa...

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By Rick Romell of the Journal Sentinel (Janesville, WI) - It's been a hard road in Rock County. Now the area - Exhibit A in the recession's impac...

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By Tom Still, WI Technology Council (Janesville, WI ) – Jeff Helgesen, one of Rock County’s largest developers, doesn’t parse ...

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By Tom Still, WI Technology Council (Janesville, WI ) – Jeff Helgesen, one of Rock County’s largest developers, doesn’t parse words when he’s ask...

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  By JUDY NEWMAN | Wisconsin State Journal Rock County is strutting into Chicago, trying to persuade businesses to move north, to Wisconsin. ...

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By JUDY NEWMAN | Wisconsin State Journal Rock County is strutting into Chicago, trying to persuade businesses to move north, to Wisconsin. Billboards...

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By Shaun Zinck szinck@beloitdailynews.com   City council members from the city of Beloit and Janesville got together to discuss ways to furthe...

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  By Marcia Nelesen (Contact ) (Janesville, WI) — When readers picked up their July 2 copy of Crain's, a noted Chicago business maga...

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Media Contact: James Otterstein   (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 released the details of its current media and public relations camp...

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Media Contact: James Otterstein Phone: 608.757.5598 (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0, in collaboration with various regional economic and w...

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By Erica Pennington epennington@beloitdailynews.com   (Beloit, WI) Whether interested in showing off the first prototype of the next big thing...

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    By JIM LEUTE (Contact )   Click here to learn more about the Rock/Walworth FastPitch Competition. JANESVILLE — Loca...

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Media Contact: James Otterstein Phone: 608.757.5598 (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0, in collaboration with various regional economic and workforce...

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  By JIM LEUTE (Contact ) Click here to learn more about the Rock/Walworth FastPitch Competition. JANESVILLE — Local entrepreneurs enthralled ...

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GazetteXtra.com By JIM LEUTE (Contact ) Click here to participate in the survey, which takes about 10 minutes to complete. JANESVILLE — When ...

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By Hillary Gavan hgavan@beloitdailynews.com   JANESVILLE — While every community wants to land that economic development big fish, the m...

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By JIM LEUTE (Contact ) JANESVILLE — Anticipation of new products, increasing market share and a relative lack of global production all are fac...

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ROCK COUNTY 5.0 ONE VISION | ONE VOICE Media Contact: James Otterstein Date Phone: 608.757.5598 (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0 released...

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By Hillary Gavan hgavan@beloitailynews.com High school students in Rock County are being called upon to take an online survey to help provide bette...

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Media Contact: James Otterstein Phone: 608.757.5598   (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5.0, in collaboration with a subcommittee of the L...

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  By JIM LEUTE (Contact )     Photos by Dan Lassiter JANESVILLE — Buffeted by strong economic headwinds and a sharp desc...

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Southern WI Regional Airport Video Released Media Contact:  James Otterstein Phone:  608.757.5598 (Rock County, WI) – Rock County 5...

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Summits Provide Forum to Address Employer Needs Media Contact:James Otterstein Phone:608.757.5598   (Rock County, WI) – To address toda...

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By JIM LEUTE (Contact ) JANESVILLE — The judges in the "Accelerate Your Business Plan" contest liked the cops last year. They loved them this ...

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By Hillary Gavan hgavan@beloitailynews.com Learning Spanish may be one of the best things Janesville Police Officer Chad Sullivan has ever done. Su...

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Media Contact: James Otterstein Phone: 608.757.5598 (Rock County, WI) – Representatives from Rock County 5.0, as well as the Contest’s T...

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By Hillary Gavan hgavan@beloitailynews.com   Rock County has received excellent credit ratings from Standard & Poor (S&P) and Moody's....

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  By JIM LEUTE (Contact ) JANESVILLE — Two top bond-rating firms have put their stamp of approval on a $4.5 million borrowing plan for Ro...

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  By JIM LEUTE (Contact ) Web traffic is up, and the phone is ringing. Now all local economic development officials need is for one or two of t...

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