Category Archive: News

Oct 22

Governor Walker announces new Rustic Road designated in Forest county

Rustic Road 118 (R-118), a 26.3-mile paved and gravel route located in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, begins at the intersection of WIS 32 and County C in the historic logging town of Wabeno and loops on Bay Shore, Camp 1, Kuffner, and Indian Market Roads. The Knowles Creek Impoundment and Interpretive Trail, accessible from County …

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May 04

Annual Meeting Date Set

The annual meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, May 11th at 3:00 p.m. The agenda for the meeting can be viewed here.

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May 04

Employer Summit

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 Forest County Courthouse Board Room Together let’s develop your local workforce!  Forward Services Corporation and Forest County Economic Development Partnership will be holding an Employer Summit on Tuesday, May 10th from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at the Forest County Courthouse Board Room.  The summit will connect Wisconsin Works and Economic Development staff …

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May 04

Crandon and Wabeno Statewide Open House

Saturday, May 14, 2016 10am-5pm The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation’s (WEDC) Wisconsin Main Street program is pleased to announce a new collaborative event designed to showcase unique historic and cultural assets of Wisconsin downtowns. With more than 15 communities and 80 sites participating in the event, the public will enjoy the opportunity to visit and …

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Apr 17

2016 Rural Summit : Lt. Governor to Speak

The 2016 Wisconsin Rural Summit will be held April 20-21, 2016, at Potawatomi Carter Casino Hotel. The theme of next year’s summit is “Revitalization in Rural Areas”.   The summit will feature a stellar line-up of speakers and resources for community members, municipalities, businesses and organizations.  This year’s summit will also include the ceremony for …

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Feb 26

Forest County Job Center-Expansion Complete

Open House Planned for Tuesday, March 8, 2016 12:00pm to 6:00pm   The Forest County Job Center has just finished the expansion.  A resource room for job counseling, training and other opportunities will be available.  Within the next 4 weeks a position of 20 hours a week will be in place to further the services …

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Feb 13

Forest County to Attend Milwaukee Sport Show

Booth Displayed in Local Business The Forest County Advertising Committee has registered for a booth at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Sport Show slated for March 2-6 at the Wisconsin State Park Fair Expo Center. This popular show continues to celebrate everything outdoors. The committee is collaborating with the Forest County Chamber of Commerce and the …

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Jan 07

Job Center of Wisconsin Will Be In Forest County Workforce Development Center

On Tuesday, January 12th Job Center of Wisconsin staff will be at the Forest County Economic Development Partnership Workforce Development Center.  The hours will be 9:00AM to 3:00PM.  The Center is located in Crandon at the Forest County Visitor Center across from the County Courthouse. The Forest County Economic Development Partnership Workforce Development Center, offers …

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Jan 07

Forest County to Host 2016 Rural Summit

The 2016 Wisconsin Rural Summit will be held April 20-21, 2016, at Potawatomi Carter Casino Hotel. The theme of next year’s summit is “Revitalization in Rural Areas”.   The summit will feature a stellar line-up of speakers and resources for community members, municipalities, businesses and organizations.  This year’s summit will also include the ceremony for …

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Dec 07

Revolving Loan Fund Lends to Three County Businesses

The Forest County Economic Development Partnership is excited to announce it has lent micro loans to three county businesses.  The businesses are located in Crandon and Wabeno. Through partnerships with Associated Bank, CoVantage, Laona State Bank and Forest County Potawatomi Foundation over $85,000 has been developed for the fund. What is a revolving loan fund? …

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