• News for Press Release

    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    Aspirus Riverview Gift Shop invites everyone to its Christmas Open House on Thursday, November 15, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm and Friday, November 16, from 9 am to 3:30 pm. The sale will feature 10% off all Christmas items.  Aspirus Riverview Gift Shop is staffed by volunteers. Proceeds go to Aspirus Riverview Foundation to benefit the patients of Aspirus Riverview Hospital & Clinics as well as the ...read more
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    Monday, October 15, 2018
    AROW GLOBAL ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF OPERATIONS; REINFORCING THE GLOBAL HEADQUARTER’S PRESCENCE IN MOSINEE    With significant growth and expansion within North American operations, AROW Global announces a 14,000 square foot office addition and significant renovation of existing spaces within their Global Headquarters in Mosinee.    The addition will allow for continued growth within the ...read more
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    Thursday, October 11, 2018
    Aspirus Riverview Auxiliary invites everyone to “Christmas at The Ridges” on Saturday, December 1, at The Ridges in Wisconsin Rapids.   The event includes a luncheon, style show, entertainment, and an exclusive raffle. It also features the very popular Tour of Tables – dozens of uniquely themed tablescapes designed by area individuals.    Tickets for “Christmas at The Ridges” will be sold at ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Member News, Community, Health, Press Release
    Monday, October 08, 2018
    OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. — ND Paper will invest $300 million into its mills in Wisconsin and Maine in the next two years, sparking a transformation and new trajectory for ND Paper, the newly-formed U.S.-based subsidiary of Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) Limited, the largest containerboard producer in Asia. After completing the purchase of its Rumford, Maine and Biron, Wisconsin pulp and paper mills ...read more
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    Monday, October 08, 2018
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – In a typical home fire, you may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. To make sure you know how to use that time wisely, Mid-State Technical College is celebrating National Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 7–13, by offering a variety of fire and life safety presentations exploring the theme of “Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware. Fire ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Member News
    Friday, October 05, 2018
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The seventh annual North Central Wisconsin “Heavy Metal Bus Tour” has again given thousands of eighth-grade students from across central and northern Wisconsin firsthand experience with manufacturing facilities and one of three technical colleges. Locally, Mid-State Technical College hosted lunch for over 1,600 touring students at its campuses during the event on Oct. 3, ...read more
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    Friday, October 05, 2018
    Aspirus Riverview Medi-Spa invites everyone to its annual open house on Wednesday, November 7, from 4:30 to 6:30 pm. Open house guests will enjoy:  ·         Fabulous exclusive offers and package pricing ·         Meeting the Medi-Spa experts ·         Information and recommendations on products and services to meet beauty goals ·         Light refreshments ·         Door prizes Those ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release, Health, Member News
    Friday, October 05, 2018
    Marathon, WI, September 17, 2018—County Materials Corporation hosted its 12th annual Charity Golf Outing on September 11th, 2018 at the Minocqua County Club. This year’s event brought together 60 corporate sponsors and raised more than $178,710 for charities supported by the Sonnentag Foundation. Since the company began hosting a charity golf event 12 years ago, County Materials has raised more ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 02, 2018
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Member News
    Monday, October 01, 2018
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Mid-State Technical College has announced its schedule of continuing education classes available this fall. In addition to professional development and certification-related offerings, a wide variety of enrichment classes will be offered for those interested in enhancing their computer, photography, cooking and knitting skills. Other classes focus on personal finances, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Member News
    Monday, October 01, 2018
    The October meeting of the Celiac Support Group will be held Tuesday, October 16, from 6:30 to 7:30 pm in the Water’s Edge Dining Room on the lower level of Aspirus Riverview Hospital, 410 Dewey Street, Wisconsin Rapids.    The meeting will feature “Information & Sharing.” Those attending will have the opportunity to share experiences and tips with one another.    The Celiac Support Group is ...read more
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    Monday, October 01, 2018
    Mid-State Continuing Education is offering an array of fun and educational classes to help brighten up the sometimes gloomy days of October!      Our goal is to offer a little bit of Something for Everyone, whether you are looking for skills development or refreshing, or just want to take a class for the joy of learning.  Stop by our website often to learn more about the informative and ...read more
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    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Golfers in the community tested their skills on a new course during the Mid-State Sand Valley Golf Outing on September 18. Forty golfers on eight teams competed for a good cause on the 17-hole par-3 Sandbox course, raising over $9,000 in proceeds to help fund Foundation scholarships, grants and emergency funding for students through the school year.    Tying for first place ...read more
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    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    The Cancer Survivors Support Group will meet Tuesday, October 9, from 5:15 to 6:15 pm in the Aspirus Riverview Hospital Lower Level Conference Center, 410 Dewey Street, Wisconsin Rapids.    The October meeting will focus on “Information & Sharing,” providing attendees with an opportunity to share their experiences, suggestions and support.    The Cancer Survivors Support Group is for all men ...read more
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    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    The holidays are a special time for remembering, and a time to celebrate the lives of people we love – people who are living, as well as those who have passed away. Aspirus Riverview invites everyone to celebrate the lives of those special to them by participating in Lites of Love. The Lites of Love trees are located outside Aspirus Riverview Hospital along the Riverview Expressway and remain ...read more
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    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI – In some places of employment – where dress codes exist – the opportunity to dress down in jeans is pure happiness!  What if you could wear jeans and do it for a good cause?   On October 5, 2018, United Way of South Wood & Adams Counties will be having its annual Community Wide Denim Day.  Businesses and organizations are encouraged to allow their employees to wear jeans ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 26, 2018
      WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Mid-State Technical College celebrated the achievements of its 2018 scholarship recipients at the annual Foundation Scholarship Reception on Sept. 13. The event drew 300 donors, friends and family members in support of the 136 Mid-State and local high school students who received awards. The Foundation also awarded Mid-State’s second annual Distinguished Alumni Award to ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Member News
    Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Mid-State Technical College is inviting the public to a transfer fair to connect students with representatives from many different four-year colleges and universities. Attendees will learn about transfer opportunities, credit transfer, degree programs, the application process and more. Current Mid-State students will also be able to apply for graduation at the event. The ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 25, 2018
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    Monday, September 24, 2018
    Get to Know Screen Time in iOS 12  With the launch of iOS 12 came new ways to monitor and curb your device usage and, through Family Sharing, your kids’ device usage. The feature is called Screen Time. The feature, found in your settings menu once you download iOS 12, will give you a summary about how you are using your device each day, broken down by categories. You can then dive in and see ...read more
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    Monday, September 24, 2018
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI – As the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters approach their inaugural 10th season, the team has announced the addition of Hannah Jurgens to the 2018 front office staff as the Accounts & Corporate Service Manager. Jurgens enters her first season with the Rafters as the Accounts & Corporate Service Manager. She started her baseball career as an intern for the Rafters during the 2018 ...read more
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