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May 08, 2012

Journal Broadcast seeks Green Bay TV duopoly

Journal Broadcast Group wants to buy a MyNetwork station it has been running in the Fox Valley and officially combine the operation with Journals existing Green Bay NBC affiliate WGBA-TV (Channel 26), according to uppermidwestbroadcasting.com.The …
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May 07, 2012

Milwaukee teams with Helios, Ingeteam to promote solar projects

The city of Milwaukee is handling marketing and customer assistance and local solar power manufacturers Helios USA and Ingeteam are offering discounts in a bid to get more city homeowners to install solar panels.The pilot program is running May 1 …
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May 07, 2012

Marinette Marine-built Navy ship passes trials

The USS Fort Worth, the second littoral combat ship to be built at Marinette Marine Corp. in Marinette, has successfully completed its U.S. Navy acceptance trials and will be delivered to the Navy this summer.Lockheed Martin Corp., the defense …
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May 07, 2012

ABB to make vehicle fast charger in New Berlin for U.S. market

ABB announced Monday that it has entered the U.S. market for electric vehicle charging solutions with the launch of its best-selling Terra 51 direct current charger, marking the start of a massive infrastructure rollout that is designed to further …
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May 07, 2012

Republic Airways closes Milwaukee flight crew base

Republic Airways Holdings Inc., parent company of Frontier Airlines, has shut down its Milwaukee flight crew base and assigned 166 pilots and flight attendants to other bases.The Milwaukee-based Republic crews did flying for Frontier Express, …
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May 07, 2012

Abbott Labs in $1.5B settlement over Depakote

Abbott Laboratories has pleaded guilty and will pay $1.5 billion to the U.S. Department of Justice and 46 state attorneys general to settle illegal marketing allegations brought to light by a whistleblower from Atlanta.Under the settlement, Abbott …
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May 07, 2012

Mike Darrow named president of Russ Darrow Group

The Russ Darrow Group has named executive vice president Mike Darrow as president and chief operating officer of the Menomonee Falls-based automotive dealership company.Darrow assumes responsibility for the daily management of all aspects of the new …
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May 07, 2012

Bank Mutual looking to buy, not sell

Bank Mutual Corp. is not for sale in fact, its executives are seeking acquisitions.The possibility of acquisitions was included in managements prepared remarks at Brown Deer-based Bank Mutuals (NASDAQ: BKMU) annual shareholders meeting Monday. The …
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May 07, 2012

Two companies seek support to buy Milwaukee buildings

Spanish manufacturer SIC Lazaro is requesting a $1.2 million loan from the Milwaukee Economic Development Corp. to buy a building on Teutonia Avenue for its North American operations.The company produces counterweights for cranes and elevators. In …
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May 07, 2012

Braun, Rodgers team up for Brookfield restaurant 8*twelve

Wisconsin sports stars Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers and Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers will open a new restaurant this month called 8*twelve in the former Charro restaurant location in Brookfield.The restaurant at 17800 W. Blue Mound …
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May 07, 2012

Does Caterpillar have a problem in China?

Caterpillar Inc. executives have been chasing market share in China recently and the heavy equipment maker is planning to expand its operations in that country even further by building several new factories there.But a new article in Forbes …
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May 07, 2012

Pro treadmill manufacturer considers new Pewaukee building

International treadmill manufacturer Woodway USA Inc. and Kenrich Industrial Inc. may build a 50,000-square-foot or larger plant in Pewaukee to house both companies headquarters and accommodate future growth. Read about it in reporter Sean Ryan's …
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