• News for Community

    Tuesday, October 15, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 15th, 2019 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT Amy Larson, Marketing Director rrdwimarketing@gmail.com 920-563-4415 For most, a warm coat solves a problem, being cold. But, for nearly 15% of Americans living in poverty, a warm winter coat is a budget “extra.” Health experts report that even a 2-degree drop in body temperature results in reduced heart rate, loss of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, October 15, 2019
    FORT ATKINSON – (October 10, 2019) – Fort Community Credit Union (FCCU) is pleased to recognize six team members for recently earning their Certified Credit Union Financial Counselor (CCUFC) designation. To receive the CCUFC designation each team member completed a rigorous training program aimed at identifying member financial challenges, providing intervention and offering assistance not ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, October 09, 2019
    Residents who live outside city limits sometimes have difficulty finding reliable internet service. Edge Broadband exists to resolve that issue, providing affordable, reliable, high-speed internet in Whitewater, Elkhorn, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson, Delavan, Eagle, Palmyra, East Troy, and Milton. Locally owned and operated, the company does not require contracts or data caps for service, like many ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 09, 2019
    An iconic building in Fort Atkinson’s historic downtown is now home to a furniture consignment shop and design studio, providing quality items for living and family rooms, bedrooms and dining rooms, as well as accessories such as lamps, benches and artwork. Proprietor Linda Rowe opened “Feather Your Nest” on South Main Street in April of this year, and traffic has been brisk.                     ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    Madison College-Fort Atkinson announces testing and registration dates for free ESL classes  FORT ATKINSON, Wis. – Madison College-Fort Atkinson will again be offering English as a Second Language (ESL) classes this fall. To enroll in ESL classes, students are required to attend one Testing Session and one Advising & Registration Session.   Testing Sessions:Thursday, Sept. 26: 11 a.m.-4 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Thursday, August 15, 2019
    Vendors Sought for Fort Holiday Market            The Fort Atkinson Farmers Market, a program of the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce applications are now being accepted for food and arts vendors who wish to participate in the annual Holiday Farmers and Art Market, December 7, throughout downtown Fort Atkinson. Vendors are expected to sell between 9:00am and 3:00pm ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019
    Lemonade Day Launches in Fort Atkinson   Picture a spring setting in a small Wisconsin city in which over 50 new businesses are launched in a single day, triggering massive support from the community, an influx of shoppers, and a heightened awareness of the entrepreneurial mindset.  That is what is about to happen on Saturday, May 4, in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, and the city encourages everyone ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Press Release, Economic
    Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Wisconsin Farm Technology Days, Inc.  Announces 2021 and 2022 Show Locations  Wisconsin Farm Technology Days, Inc. (WFTD) has announced that the 2021 show will be held at the Jefferson County Fair Park and the 2022 show will be held in Clark County. The show, which is the largest outdoor farm show in Wisconsin, is proud to continue the 60 year plus tradition.  There were two sites under ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release