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CEO survey shows improved perceptions of state business climate

Suddenly, Wisconsin looks like a much-improved place to do business - emphasis on "looks like."

Posted by Rick Romell, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on 8 May 2011
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Tourism spending up in Sheboygan County

A new report from the Wisconsin Department of Tourism shows a modest rebound in tourism spending in Sheboygan County last year, a trend local officials attribute to an improving economy and several high-profile summer sporting events.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 5 May 2011

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Auto parts store, fitness club to open at Taylor Heights

Sheboygan officials announced Wednesday that an auto parts retailer and fitness center are planning to open in the Taylor Heights Shopping Center.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 4 May 2011

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Electric groundbreaking

City and Plymouth Utilities officials, along with representatives from Bray Associates Architects and Mike Koenig Construction, and other local dignitaries manned the shovels Wednesday as ground was broken for the new $5.1 million Plymouth Utilities Operations Center at the intersection of County PP and South St.

Posted by The Review on 3 May 2011

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Aurora clinics achieve top recognition

Aurora Health Care clinics in Kiel, Howards Grove and Sheboygan Falls have achieved Level 3 recognition, the highest level available, as a Patient Centered Medical Home from the National Committee for Quality Assurance.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 30 April 2011

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Dutchland Plastics sets sales record in March

Oostburg-based Dutchland Plastics, a manufacturer of rotational and blow molded plastic products, set its highest monthly sales record in its history in March.

Posted by BizTimes.com on 25 April 2011

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High gas prices fuel hopes for Sheboygan County to lure state tourists

With Memorial Day just five weeks away, anxiety is building in the U.S. travel industry over how rising gas prices will affect recession-wary consumers, but in Sheboygan County, tourism officials see an opportunity.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 22 April 2011

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Vollrath acquires Ohio-based kitchen products manufacturer

Sheboygan-based Vollrath Co. has announced the acquisition of kitchen products manufacturer Traex Co. of Toledo, Ohio.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 20 April 2011

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Manufacturing sector continues to lead Wisconsin’s recovery

Wisconsin added manufacturing jobs for the third straight month in March, building on employment gains in a sector that dominates the state's economy and continues to lead the nation out of a downturn that took hold more than two years ago.

Posted by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on 14 April 2011

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Rail project stays on track – for now

PLYMOUTH — The city’s participation in the Plymouth-Kohler rail line rehabilitation was nearly derailed Tuesday, but still faces a rough ride.

Posted by the Review on 14 April 2011

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