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Remote workers can get paid $12,000 to move to West Virginia

(CNN) -- During the pandemic, cities such as Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Natchez, Mississippi, have offered remote workers cash to relocate there, while exotic destinations like Aruba have promoted their islands for stay-at-home jobs. Now, West Virginia wants to pay remote…

SpaceX wins $2.9 billion NASA contract for lunar lander

(CNN) -- SpaceX secured a $2.89 billion NASA contract to build spacecraft that will land astronauts on the moon for the first time in five decades. The fixed-price contract is a major vote of confidence for Elon Musk's rocket company,…

Wood from Madison laboratory headed for U.S. Capitol repairs

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Workers repairing damage to the U.S. Capitol during January's riot are using priceless wood that spent decades sitting in a Madison laboratory. The Wisconsin State Journal reports the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Forest Products Laboratory has…

National Guard awards first F-35 contract at Madison base

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Air National Guard's 115th Fighter Wing has awarded its first construction contract as it prepares to host a squadron of F-35 fighter jets at its Madison base. The Wisconsin State Journal reported Saturday that…

Double duty on dog walks

A Madison woman is on double duty this spring, making the most of her dog walks while also taking a little extra time to do something good for her community.