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Mercantile builds on success Downtown Portage venue has most vendors in 16 years By Noah Vernau, Portage Daily Register The Mercantile boasts 16 vendors in its 16th year of operation in downtown Portage, which is a significant achievement in the mind of longtime vendor and artist Peg Napralla. “It’s...

Leaders: Portage growth 'on fire' Noah Vernau, Portage Daily Register June 25, 2021 Portage has seen a significant amount of new businesses and development in the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic and shows no signs of slowing down, according to local business leaders. “I would say that Portage...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 24, 2021 Contact: GovPress@wisconsin.gov Gov. Evers Announces More Than $140 Million for Wisconsin's Tourism and Entertainment Industries LAKE GENEVA — Gov. Tony Evers today announced more than $140 million in grants to businesses and organizations that play an integral role in Wisconsin's tourism and...

The State of Wisconsin works to connect veterans with good, family-supporting jobs. One way to do that is by supporting those businesses that hire veterans. The Benefits of Hiring a Veteran Veterans have qualities that every employer is looking for: leadership, the ability to work as a...