Economic Gateway http://www.momentumwest.org Momentum West News RSS Feed Sun, 23 Apr 2017 18:52:31 -0700 en-us Xcel Energy Project http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11060 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 West Wisconsin and the Hudson area is growing, so is the company who supplies much of our energy – Xcel Energy. They needed a new facility to accommodate this growth and have just broken ground ... Live, Work, and Play Downtown http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11059 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Halloween fun, an annual tree lighting, dancing, festivals, and more can all be found on any given weekend in downtown Eau Claire. You can even join Mr. and Mrs. Claus this December for horse-drawn wa... Live the Dream in St. Croix County http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11058 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are you tired of paying sky-high prices to live in Minneapolis or a major city? You can find your dream home in St. Croix County and start saving immediately! With home prices under $200,000 it is aff... WEDC assistance to help Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11208 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 WEDC assistance to help Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery ramp up production of its world-famous cheese curds   MADISON, WI. March 30, 2017 – The Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery, which... Mills Fleet Farm New Distribution Center http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11209 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Mills Fleet Farm to Construct New Distribution Center in Chippewa County, Wisconsin   Chippewa County Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) today announced the Ryan Companies purchased 7... CVTC annual event showcases modern industry http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11210 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Careers, Technology on Display at Manufacturing Show CVTC annual event showcases modern industry   Eau Claire, WI – Cole Hill knows what he wants to do in a future career. “I... Foundations of Food Exporting http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11211 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Seminar:  Foundations of Food Exporting Thursday, April 20, 2017 Join Food Export–Midwest and the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection to become a more e... Regional Report: April 2017 http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11212 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As part of Momentum West’s agreement with the Ignite WI board of directors, Momentum West is offering $1,500 grants to each of the ten counties economic development corporations  within the... Dreaming of a Country Road http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10706 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If you’re surrounded by traffic and city noise, dreaming of a wide-open country road, then pack the car and drive to Rusk County Wisconsin. All roads lead to relaxation with the fall leaves in a... Keep Up with Local News http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10705 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you want to hear local stories that go deeper that national politics? You will get this and more with the Pierce County Herald. This is the paper to read for everything happening in Pierce County, ... County, city set actions for Lake Wissota Business Park http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11448 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It’s going to be a busy week for work surrounding the Lake Wissota Business Park. There will be more work to do in the business park if “Project Early Bird” pans out. Economic dev... Best College Towns in America http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10704 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If you love jazz Eau Claire has one of the best university jazz programs in the country and has received numerous awards. This is not the only cultural draw in the city. You can expect to see lively t... Council hears Chippewa Riverfront details; approves tiny houses and business park land map http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11447 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Those who were worried the new Chippewa Riverfront park with all of its amenities would simply flood come spring needn’t fear — its designers have thought about that. SEH representative... Dreams on tap: Amery Ale Works becomes labor of love for local entrepeneur http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11446 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When city dwellers Jenna Johnson and her then husband first fell in love with the property that used to be Quietwood Antiques several years ago, they had big plans for romantic barn weddings and happy... St. Croix Crossing bridge 'could' be finished by August http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11445 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If everything goes right, the new St. Croix Crossing bridge will open to the public in August. That was part of a presentation Tuesday, Feb. 7, to the St. Croix County Board of Supervisors at their... Regional Update March, 2017 http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10837 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Over the last few months we’ve focused on the progress being made with our regional talent initiative.  Things are still moving ahead with almost all the initiative teams meeting. I thought... WITC Construction Classes http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10838 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 WITC offers construction class in response to industry plea As part of its 50-year commitment to the communities it serves, WITC-New Richmond is responding to a plea from the construction industry ... CVTC Mechanical Design Program http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10840 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 New CVTC Mechanical Design program approved Two apprenticeship programs also given nod by state WTCS board Eau Claire, WI – Mechanical Design will be making a comeback at Chippewa Valley T... Wisconsin Senate Levels the PLA-ing Field http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10841 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wisconsin Senate Levels the PLA-ing Field: Passes Bill to Minimize Cost of Public Works Construction Projects On February 8th, the Wisconsin Senate, along strict party lines [a 19-13 vote], passed ... WiFAB Retreat http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10842 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 WiFab Retreat: July 17-21, 2017 A retreat for educators, innovators and makers. Get inspired! 278 Jarvis Hall UW-Stout Menomonie, WI 54751   Learn more about this event here. Fo... St. Croix EDC names top businesses and individual for 2016 http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11444 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 St. Croix County Businesses from the City of New Richmond, Village of Somerset and City of Hudson were all named as 2016 Businesses of the Year by the St. Croix Economic Development Corporation (ED... Stay Connected to Your Town http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10703 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Find out how amazing it is to live in Chippewa County, Wisconsin! In addition to beautiful views, natural resources, and world-renowned companies, and top-class music festivals, Chippewa County is all... Susie‚Äôs undergoes a facelift http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11443 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Workers for Prairie Farm-based Kauffman Interiors & Exteriors, LLC, were hard at work Friday Jan. 27, 2017, finishing up this project at one of Barron’s busiest locations, Susie’s Cafe... Community business adds Barron location http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=11442 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Bob Zientara Twenty-two years ago, Kelly Hoff started a financial services business “on my kitchen table, with two little babies around me.” That was in 1994. In 2017, Hoff Financ... Working for a Common Good http://www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news/?item=10281 www.momentumwest.org/momentum-west/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The City of New Richmond Economic Development is working with the community and city officials for the common good of all area residents. Here, you will find an active and embracing community that is ...