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Company to add 286 jobs to Madison location

Company growth, state incentives help company expand 40-employee location

A company is adding close to 300 workers to its Madison location through growth of existing clients, bringing in new clients, and with state incentives, according to a release.

Growing economy renews demand for apprentices

Construction industry is starting to rebound

The growing need for skilled manufacturing workers is leading to a revival in apprenticeships in some parts of the state, particularly in Madison, Milwaukee and the Fox Valley area.

Living wage bill up for debate

Bill would cut off any funding coming from the state treasury

Care workers who are contracted by Dane County are not happy the state legislature may pass a bill outlawing living wage ordinances in places like Madison.

Budget committee approves $50 tobacco use fee

Anti-smoking groups oppose change

State workers who smoke would have to pay $50 more per month for health insurance under a Gov. Scott Walker proposal that has won approval by the Legislature's budget committee.

Menard to fly Wis. workers in to staff ND store

ND store has more unfilled jobs than potential workers

Home improvement retailer Menard Inc. plans to hire 50 workers from its headquarters city in Wisconsin and fly them weekly to staff its store in Minot, N.D.

Menard to fly Wis. workers in to staff ND store

ND store has more unfilled jobs than potential workers

Home improvement retailer Menard Inc. plans to hire 50 workers from its headquarters city in Wisconsin and fly them weekly to staff its store in Minot, N.D.