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Boating groups raise concerns about outboard engine fuel tanks
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Outboard-engine fuel tanks, that sometimes swell up like a balloon on hot days, have become worrisome for two of the nation’s largest boating organizations.

Power line work halted after concern over protected birds
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Construction on a 3-mile stretch of a major high-voltage power line connecting Minnesota and Wisconsin stopped last month after conservationists learned the work could be interfering with nesting by protected bird species.

von Briesen&Roper adds 19 attorneys
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Law firm von Briesen& Roper said Monday that it has added 19 attorneys, bringing its total to 126.

Stella&Chewy's recalls chicken patties for dogs
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Premium pet food manufacturer Stella& Chewy’s is voluntarily recalling products after government testing detected listeria in some of its chicken patties.

RoundTable Healthcare completes purchase of TIDI Products
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A Neenah company that makes medical products to prevent infections has been purchased by an Illinois private equity firm specializing in healthcare.

Twin Cities stadium sets a development precedent for Bucks arena
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Much of the rhetoric surrounding the debate over building a $500 million Milwaukee Bucks arena, with $250 million in proposed public financing, reflects what’s happening in Minneapolis.

Conservative alternatives to Obamacare bring own list of tradeoffs
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After the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding the Affordable Care Act, proposals put forth by conservative policy organizations are facing renewed scrutiny.

Odyne Systems tapping into demand for lower-emission trucks
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The market for hybrid electric cars has stalled somewhat with lower gasoline prices and consumers' reluctance to pay extra for hybrid technology.

Total Water Treatment Systems quenches thirst for ultrapure water
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The Madison supplier of ultrapure water treatment systems has been in expansion mode, driven by demand for infrastructure that can treat, monitor and pump water.

Could Shanghai Tower be an economic bellwether?
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It is with a degree of trepidation that investors might note this summer’s opening of the Shanghai Tower, a 121-story reflection of China’s economic vitality ” or vanity.

Economist believes stocks are not overvalued
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Economist Clare Zempel is standing firm in his view that a total stock market meltdown is not on the immediate horizon.

Groundbreaking design shakes up motorcycle helmet industry
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Bob Weber wanted to design a safer helmet for dirt bike riders. He ended up disrupting the $250-million-a-year motorcycle helmet industry and igniting a debate over head injuries.

Fatal motorcycle crashes up 15% in Wisconsin
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If the pattern holds, state officials say, this could be the deadliest year for motorcycle crashes since 2012, when more than 100 died.

Bucks group buys lot to connect arena to nearby restaurants, taverns
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The property will help connect the proposed arena and a nearby entertainment center to N. Old World 3rd Street’s taverns and restaurants, a Bucks official said.

Bon-Ton sells, leases back six department store buildings
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Of the Boston Stores at Mayfair, Southridge and Brookfield Square, which is the most valuable?

New Faces, New Places for July 3
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New Faces, New Places is about personnel changes at Wisconsin businesses.

Lexus NX SUV looks great but has a choppy ride
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If I were selecting a small sport-SUV based solely on looks, the Lexus’ NX would be my first choice.

Panel gives preliminary approval to city's part of Bucks arena package
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Milwaukee’s $47 million share of the $250 million public financing package proposed for a new Bucks arena received a preliminary approval Thursday.

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