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Pick ‘n’ Save launches local delivery service in Wausau

WAUSAU — Pick ‘n’ Save launches home grocery delivery service today in Wausau, part of an effort to redefine customers’ shopping experience statewide. Wausau is one of eight new markets targeted in the delivery expansion, according to a statement from Kroger’s Milwaukee-based Roundy’s division. Stevens Point, Wisconsin Rapids, De Pere, Fond du Lac, Appleton, Oshkosh and… Keep Reading

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Aspirus Wausau Hospital earns award for care of stroke patients

WAUSAU — Aspirus Wausau Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Quality Achievement Award, the hospital announced today. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. Aspirus Wausau Hospital… Keep Reading

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Wisconsin Sen. Johnson concerned about impact of tariffs

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wisconsin Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said Monday he’s concerned with the Trump administration’s “widespread tariffs” and wants the White House to know “there’s some real damage being done” to companies. Johnson made the remarks after meeting with executives of Wisconsin companies to hear how the U.S.’s trade war with China and… Keep Reading

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Don’t forget: July 31 is deadline to pay property taxes

MERRILL — The deadline for paying the final installment of 2017 property taxes is July 31. The Lincoln County treasurer encourages mailing your tax payment and not waiting until the last week of July. Mailing your payment early helps ensure the USPS postmark is timely and provides a greater opportunity to correct errors before the… Keep Reading

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‘On Your Money’ comes to close on WPR

MADISON — Wisconsin Public Radio will end production of “On Your Money” on July 31, WPR announced this week. The hour-long segment featuring financial advisor Kevin McKinley has aired on The Ideas Network since 2009. McKinley will continue to be a guest offering financial advice to listeners from time to time. “This was not an… Keep Reading

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Security Health Plan to host seminars on Medicare

Anyone who will soon be eligible for Medicare is invited to learn how Medicare plans offered by Security Health Plan of Wisconsin, Inc., can help them afford and receive quality health care and services. These free seminars provide important information for people who will soon turn 65 years of age or have become eligible for… Keep Reading

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Aspirus Wausau Hospital receives award for care of heart attack patients

WAUSAU — Aspirus Wausau Hospital has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2018. The hospital is one of 203 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor. “Aspirus Wausau Hospital is proud to be a leader in the treatment of heart attack patients,” said Darrell Lentz, president of Aspirus Wausau… Keep Reading

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