Education

UW-Stevens Point’s Chemistry Biology building on track to open this fall

Posted on Jun 21, 2018

The long-awaited $75.18 million Chemistry Biology Building at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is on track to open for students this fall, with departments and equipment moving in this summer. The June 12, 2017, storm that rocked the Stevens Point area was an untimely setback […]

Education

Pardeeville auditorium construction ‘extra special’ for local crews

Posted on Jun 14, 2018

Completion of Pardeeville’s performing arts auditorium has surprisingly little to do with floor plans, concrete or steel to the people working on the project every day. True completion, for at least a few of the workers, occurs when their children use it. “It’s neat when […]

Industrial

Green Bay Packaging and Miron to build new $500 million facility

Posted on Jun 12, 2018

“Green Bay Packaging has partnered with local contractors like Miron Construction to construct the new Green Bay Mill, which will require nearly 1,000 additional construction jobs over the next 2.5 years,” said Bryan Hollenbach, Executive Vice President of Green Bay Packaging. The new state-of-the-art facility […]

Healthcare

Aspirus celebrates new Emergency Department ahead of June 20 opening

Posted on Jun 6, 2018

Stevens Point celebrated the new freestanding emergency department that will soon open at the Stevens Point Aspirus Clinic. The new department will open to patients June 20 and is part of a 40,000-square-foot expansion that also includes expanded walk-in services, primary and specialty care and […]

Construction

$6 million office project for Stevens Point water and sewer departments gets OK

Posted on Jun 5, 2018

State regulators have given Stevens Point approval to build nearly $6 million in office and storage space that will begin a series of changes for the city’s water and sewer departments. The 37,500-square-foot building will have vehicle and equipment storage plus areas for offices, a […]

Education

Groundbreaking for New Baird Elementary School

Posted on Jun 1, 2018

The Green Bay Area School District is celebrating the construction of the first new school in 20 years. Today, Baird Elementary students and staff, along with Green Bay Area Public School District, Miron Construction and Bray Architects broke ground for the new Baird Elementary School. […]

Healthcare

‘Bittersweet’: FVHO rings bells for cancer patients as ThedaCare acquisition looms

Posted on May 31, 2018

When the bell rings, a patient has finished chemotherapy or radiation treatment. Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology brought physicians, nurses and patients together in Appleton on Wednesday to ring bells in honor of cancer survivors and others affected by the disease. The annual gathering has […]

Construction

Construction underway at Delta County Courthouse

Posted on May 11, 2018

Demolition begins at the Delta County Courthouse in Escanaba where an addition is being built to hold inmates transported from the jail to attend court. A four-cell holding area and officer’s work station will be constructed, connected to the existing secured entrance. The 1,936-square-foot holding […]

Education

UW-Madison School of Business’ Grainger Hall sports a new look

Posted on May 10, 2018

Students at the UW-Madison School of Business will have some cozier seats for studying and more outlets to plug in their electronic gear in a decor livened with splashes of Badger red, thanks to a nearly $10 million renovation at the school’s Grainger Hall. Miron […]