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Menard sued for sexual harassment in Indiana

June 18, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Western Wisconsin News — A former business partner is suing Eau Claire billionaire John Menard. Tomisue Hilbert claims that the home improvement magnate pressured her for sex, and later retaliated by firing her husband and filing suits against them and their friends.
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Former Utica Energy plant near Oshkosh is going up for bids this summer.

June 11, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Business — Want to buy an ethanol plant? The former Utica Energy plant near Oshkosh is going up for bids this summer. Continue Reading

Husco International of Waukesha announces expansion

June 8, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Business — A supplier of engine parts in Waukesha has started a $45-million expansion project that could add 150 new jobs at two plants.
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Wisconsin Business Briefs: Oshkosh contractor cited for death at recycling plant

June 6, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Business — A contractor from Oshkosh has been cited in the death of a worker last fall at a paper recycling plant in Virginia. Continue Reading

State Business Briefs: FDIC siezes Banks of Wisconsin

June 1, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Business — The closing of a bank in southeastern Wisconsin brings the number of bank failures this year to 14. The FDIC seized Banks of Wisconsin yesterday, which is based in Kenosha.
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Wausau Paper ends 114 years of papermaking in Wisconsin

May 21, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Business — A Wausau firm ended 114 years of paper-making in Wisconsin yesterday. The Wausau Paper Corporation signed a final agreement to sell its mills in Rhinelander and Mosinee to a new company sponsored by KPS Capital Partners of New York.
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Jury says Kohler must pay firm $10 million for patent violation

May 20, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Business — A federal jury has told the Kohler Company to pay almost $10-million to a Massachusetts firm, for infringing on two patents. Continue Reading

Aptar Group plans expansion in Mukwonago

May 7, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Business — A company that makes caps, valves, and pumps for food-and-household products is working on a $50-million expansion for its plant in Mukwonago.
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Merger to create state’s, nation’s largest specialty paper company

May 4, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

The merger of four Wisconsin paper mills will create the state’s biggest papermaking company, measured by total jobs Continue Reading

KPS signs deal with Wausau Paper to form large specialy paper company

April 23, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Business — The reported buyer of paper mills in Kaukauna and De Pere plans to combine those operations with mills in Mosinee and Rhinelander to form what is says will be one of the leading specialty paper companies in North America. Continue Reading