Economic Development in Langlade County

Located in the heart of northern Wisconsin, Langlade County Economic Development Corporation represents the communities of Antigo, Elcho, Wolf River and White Lake.  We take a structured, proactive approach to enhance the viability of existing businesses and to recruit new enterprises to Langlade County.  We meet one-on-one with business owners and entrepreneurs to focus on ways we can assist a business in achieving its goals.

Data and Demographics

Business Directory

Whether you are planning a Northwoods vacation, passing through, or you live here in Langlade County, the businesses that reside here know how important you are.

Sites & Buildings

Within the three industrial parks in Langlade County there are numerous sites available and are shovel-ready. There is also a variety of buildings available and ready for occupancy.

Featured Building

Unique “turn-key” business opportunity to take over an adorable little cafe on Highway 45 near Summit Lake, WI.


Waukesha Bearings Expanding Facilities at Busy Local Plant

Waukesha Bearings announced the forthcoming expansion of its Antigo manufacturing facility. The new construction is a nearly 35,000 square foot extension of the current building at 703 Amron Ave. A groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion will be held Thursday, August 8 at 10 a.m. Work is expected to be completed by January 2020.

Antigo Journal Sold to Adams Publishing Firm

Adams Publishing Group acquires Antigo Daily Journal on June 26, 2019. The Adams Publishing Group, LLC (APG) announced today that it has acquired the Antigo Daily Journal, Journal Express, and all associated digital and print products.

A Welcome Asked for the New Publisher

Berner Brothers Publishing Co. has published the daily newspaper in Antigo for 113 years, but has been acquired by the Adams Publishing Group on June 26, 2019


Entrepreneurial Training Program Orientation Day

Attend the Entrepreneurial Training Program Orientation Day on  Thursday, September 12, 2019, at 5:30 pm at the Langlade County Economic Development Corporation’s office located on the NTC Antigo Campus at 312 Forrest Avenue in room WT-112.  

Financial Analysis with QuickBooks – Business Education Series Workshop

Join us for Business Planning for Existing Businesses program on September 19, 2019, from 8:00 to 9:30 am for this no cost program at NTC - Antigo Campus in room WT-108A. 

Entrepreneurial Training Program First Day of Class

The Entrepreneurial Training Program will be held on Thursdays starting September 19 to November 14, 2019, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at Northcentral Technical College - Antigo Campus.

Our workforce is very solid. We have a lot of very dedicated, hard-working people who’ve been here for over 20 years. Our very first employee just retired. She worked her way up in our company and retired as a Human Resources Manager.

Michael Hunter II, Plant Manager for Volm Companies