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    Tuesday, June 15, 2021
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Local middle and high school students had a chance to explore careers with a special online version of Mid-State Technical College’s annual College Camp on June 9, with many additional students participating thanks to a partnership between Mid-State and the Boys & Girls Club of the Wisconsin Rapids Area (BGCWRA).  The day-long, summer-themed event included hands-on career ...read more
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    Monday, June 14, 2021
    Prevail Bank has recently donated $1,200 to the HART Equine Therapy Center as part of their Charitable Contributions program, assisting local organizations and community members. The HART Equine Therapy Center provides therapeutic assistance to local children and adults with special needs. With this donation, Prevail Bank is providing food, shelter and healthcare to the organization’s therapy ...read more
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    Thursday, June 10, 2021
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. (June 10, 2021) – UScellular customers in Wisconsin Rapids now have additional access to the company’s 5G network. New 5G equipment in Wisconsin Rapids offers additional coverage to multiple communities across Wisconsin.  Other towns with access to UScellular’s 5G network in Wisconsin include Appleton, Green Bay, Kenosha and more. Additional 5G coverage will be added to ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 08, 2021
    Can you spare an hour? That’s how little time it takes to potentially save someone’s life by donating blood. Blood supplies remain very low; so please consider being a blood donor! Blood drives will be held in the former East Junior High School Music Room at 311 Lincoln Street in Wisconsin Rapids on Tuesday, June 15, from 10 am to 3 pm and Monday, June 28, from 2 to 7 pm. Appointments are ...read more
    Categories: Community, Health, Member News, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 08, 2021
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The Mid-State Technical College Foundation, Inc., is hosting its sixth-annual Trapshoot Fundraiser on Friday, Aug. 20, at the Wisconsin Trapshooting Association in Nekoosa. Highlights include prizes for the highest-scoring teams, 25 practice rounds, 50 scoring rounds, raffles, optional Lewis class contests and lunch.  The Trapshoot Fundraiser is a major source of funding for ...read more
    Categories: Member News, Press Release, Education
    Friday, May 28, 2021
    Emotional management is the theme of Marshfield Clinic Health System’s 2021 Behavioral Health Virtual Community Conference on June 23.   Lynn Lyons, a licensed independent clinical social worker from Concord, New Hampshire, will host “Now What? Helping Children (and Parents) Manage Emotionally During Uncertain Times.”   Children and teens were struggling with increasing rates of anxiety and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Member News, Health, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 26, 2021
    Help United Way of South Wood & Adams Counties fight the “summer slide” by attending the twelfth annual Great Book Giveaway from June 8-15, 2021!  Volunteers will be reading to children at each location for approximately half an hour; and afterwards each child can select a FREE book to take home and keep.  The books were collected during book drives held in previous years.  All children and ...read more
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    Friday, May 21, 2021
    Prevail Bank has recently donated $10,000 to the Hannah Center, Inc. as they work to open a new facility in the Wisconsin Rapids community. The Hannah Center helps local women and children in crisis navigate next steps and healthy futures as they get back on their feet. Tricia Fancher, Hannah Center Program Coordinator, states, "We  could not make this expansion a reality without the support and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Member News
    Thursday, May 20, 2021
    FUNDS PROVIDED TO HANNAH CENTER, INC. TO SUPPORT EFFORTS TO ESTABLISH WISCONSIN RAPIDS CRISIS CENTER Prevail Bank has recently donated $10,000 to the Hannah Center, Inc. as they work to open a new facility in the Wisconsin Rapids community. The Hannah Center helps local women and children in crisis navigate the next steps and healthy futures as they get back on their feet. Tricia Fancher, Hannah ...read more
    Categories: Health, Member News, Community, Member, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 18, 2021
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI – United Way of South Wood & Adams Counties recently announced it will distribute $442,381 in south Wood County and $37,500 in Adams County, for a total of $479,881, pending a successful fall campaign.   Earlier this year, United Way accepted funding applications for programs that address “Education” and “Health.”  These programs will receive two year grants for 2022 and ...read more
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    Monday, May 17, 2021
    [WISCONSIN RAPIDS] 5/14/2021 – Behind the Blue Doors of the Boys & Girls Club of the Wisconsin Rapids Area is the opportunity for great futures for local youth. The Club kicked off their spring campaign “The Power of the Blue Door”, which will showcase the opportunities and programs the Club provides. Their goal is to raise $100,000. Each gift donated for the campaign will be matched by an ...read more
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    Thursday, May 13, 2021
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI – Parents and guardians who wish to register their students to receive FREE school supplies can begin applying on Monday, May 17, 2021 at 8am.  Pre-registration will continue until August 1, 2021.   School supplies will be distributed during “Stuff the Desk” on August 20-21, 2021 at Lincoln High School (1801 16th St. S., Wisconsin Rapids).   Items that are distributed will ...read more
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