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Just a few of the news stories you'll find in our upcoming issues:

bullet A company will soon announce the creation of 150 manufacturing jobs in Eau Claire County.

bullet New retail operations are opening this holiday season at Oakwood Mall.

bullet The River Prairie development in Altoona continues to evolve.

These stories and more news about business in Eau Claire and the surrounding area coming in future issues of The Bottom Line, West Central Wisconsin's ONLY weekly business publication.

arrow Happy Thanksgiving!!

As always there will be NO ISSUE of The Bottom Line next week on Friday, November 27th due to the Thanksgiving Holiday week.

Our next issue will be Friday, December 4, 2015.

Have a safe & Happy Thanksgiving!!

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 News Flash

RDA to work with Moeding downtown

The City of Eau Claire Redevelopment Authority (RDA) this week approved a resolution to work exclusively with Moeding Partners on a proposal to develop Block 7 in the North Barstow Redevelopment Distr...
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WEDC provides $500,000 grant for Oxbow Hotel

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. (WEDC) this week announced that the City of Eau Claire will receive a $500,000 grant to assist the owners of the former Green Tree Inn, 516 Galloway St., Eau C...
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CF Council approves development agreement

The Chippewa Falls City Council this week approved a resolution to work with a developer for the property at 2 Bay Street. Keith Street, LLC, requested that the city consider applying for a state grant from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. (WEDC) for $150,000 to assist with the project.

Kloss buys Aerco Auto Body in Altoona

Shaun Kloss, who has worked at Aerco Auto Body, 1260 Otter Rd., Altoona, for the past 12 years and has 20 years of experience as a technician, recently purchased the business from Rod Koplitz. The deal closed on October 1st.

Dove Healthcare to build in Osseo

Dove Healthcare broke ground last week on a rehabilitation/long-term care facility on the east side of Osseo, near Stockman's Farm Supply & More, on U.S. Highway 10.

EC Council approves Confluence Project funding

The Eau Claire City Council this week approved $5 million in funding for the Confluence Project performing arts center by a vote of 11-0. The $40 million project, which will be located along Graham Avenue on the shores of the Chippewa River, will include a 1,200-seat large theater, a 400-seat flexible theater, offices and classrooms for UW-Eau Claire, rehearsal rooms, backstage areas and public spaces, according to a summary in the agreement.


My Favorite Television Show

My favorite television show has been Gotham, which is on Monday night at 7pm on Fox. The show is a pre-Batman-type story that is sometimes ridiculous, but fairly entertaining. However, my new favorite television show is "Master Chef - Junior", which is also on Fox on Friday night at 7pm. As I watched last Friday's season premie... Read more.

GOP Debate in Milwaukee

I've been fascinated by the diversity of candidates who are running for the Republican nomination for President. As I watched the GOP debate Tuesday night in Milwaukee, I found it interesting that so many different personalities were on display. Don't worry: I promise I won't review every one of the 15 Republican presidential de... Read more.

New Speaker of the House

I was glad to see that Congressman Paul Ryan (Rep., Janesville) accepted the job to replace John Boehner as Speaker of the House. After Kevin McCarthy quit his bid to succeed Boehner as House Speaker two weeks ago, Ryan had to be convinced that he could do the job and still be able to return home to see his family in Wisconsin o... Read more.