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Manufacturing Readiness Workshop

Looking to start your career in manufacturing? Get a leg up on the hiring process with this FREE three day skills workshop. The workshop will be held on November 1st through November 4th from 10 am to 3 pm each day at NTC-Antigo Campus.

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Rosalia Gardens Project Moving Ahead

Carpenters were scurrying among the thousands of 2x4s in the framing of the addition at Rosalia Gardens, the Aspirus Langlade Hospital facility on Flight Road on Antigo’s northeast side. One of the men said they were hoping to get most of the sprawling, $4.2 million structure enclosed before temperatures have a true winter bite.

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Heavy Metal Tour 2016

Antigo Middle School eighth graders discuss opportunities in welding with instructor Darren Wild at Northcentral Technical College’s annual “Heavy Metal” tour Wednesday, October 5, 2016.

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APPLES to (organic) APPLES

Lisa Rettinger was living the American dream, or at least some version of it. She had a home she loved in the St. Paul area, an organic garden, and a well-paying job in a field suited to her degree in agronomy from UW-River Falls—all the things society says are important markers of success.

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Insight FS Explains Agri-Business

Wisconsin agriculture is a $12.3 billion business, but much of it is centered far from fields and barns. That was the message state agribusiness leaders brought to Antigo Thursday, during a tour for local, state and federal officials at Insight FS.

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Parsons Family Honored At Fall Forestry Festival

The Parsons family was honored for their commitment to sustainable forestry Saturday as part of activities at the 12th annual Fall Forestry Festival. The event was hosted by Kretz Lumber Company and included a day full of activities, seminars and awards.

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Grant Boosts Broadband at White Lake

A public-private partnership will extend broadband services to over 100 households and businesses in the White Lake area. This week, Gov. Scott Walker joined the Public Service Commission to announce a total of $1,500,000 in Broadband Expansion Grants, including a $94,000 stipend to Wittenberg Telephone Company for the extension of fiber optic cables from Highway…

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A Stunning Expansion For Dance Studio

The public is invited to take a look at an astounding transformation Monday. Expressions Dance Studio will hold an open house and registration at its new location, in the former Knights of Columbus Hall on Center Street, from 4 to 8 p.m. There will be a ribbon-cutting at 4 p.m. followed by tours and refreshments….

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Hundreds Expected To Gather For Annual Ray Kretz Industrial Forest Tour

Hundreds of landowners will come together this Saturday in Antigo’s Ray Kretz Industrial Forest to educate themselves on proper forest management and celebrate stewardship across Wisconsin and Michigan forests. It is all part of the 14th annual Fall Forestry Festival hosted and sponsored by Kretz Lumber Company. Activities begin at 10 a.m. and conclude at…

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NTC Offering Business Courses

NTC is offering business & industry courses this fall/winter. Learn more about the following courses by clicking on the links below. Entrepreneurship Training Course will be offered on Thursdays starting September 15 through November 10, 2016, from 5:30 to 8:30. Solution Seminar Series 2016-2017 will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting September 23, 2016, from 8-11…

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It’s Apple-Picking Time at Grandview

It’s apple-picking time at Grandview Orchard. The venerable orchard, now well-past the 50-year mark, opens today under a recent change in ownership and a renewed commitment to sharing the natural taste and nutrition of home-grown apples with consumers. Lisa Rettinger purchased the orchard last fall from Gabriel and Elaine Godfrey, who had operated it more…

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