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Galesville antique phone dealers looking to offload vast collection

After almost 50 years of building Phoneco Inc., their antique phone empire, Ron and Mary Knappen are ready to put down their receivers for good.  Read more


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Markable, maker of AI for fashion, departs from Madison

The artificial intelligence software developer Markable is a Madison startup no longer. CEO Joy Tang confirmed that it closed its local offices at the end of last year, shifting operations to New York City. Read more

Developer proposes hotel near Kohl Center

Mortenson Development is proposing a full-service hotel with about 176 guest rooms and amenities on a surface parking lot at 760 Regent St. Read more

Delta Beer Lab to open Monday with brews and conscience

Change is central to the newest entrant of the Madison area’s growing craft beer scene. Read more

Madison startup Goods Unite Us lands financing and a 'thumbs up' from Oprah

The company monitors political contributions from corporations and their top executives. Read more


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Medtronic says deaths omitted from analysis of paclitaxel-coated device

Medtronic PLC has acknowledged that an undisclosed number of patient deaths were left out of a recent analysis of its popular paclitaxel-coated ballon for blocked leg arteries, but the company says the omission didn't affect long-term safety rates in new analyses. Companies put paclitaxel on medical devices to make them more effective. But devices that release the drug into the legs came under ... Read more

If You Can't Answer These 3 Questions, Your Retirement Is in Trouble

Learn how to set yourself up for a secure retirement or suffer being broke at the end of your life. Read more

Here's How Small Business Owners Can Track Their Credit Reports For Free

A study shows that about a third of small business owners have never even checked their company's credit report. Read more

Tariff uncertainty could hurt auto industry more than plant closures in 2019

An auto industry that many experts think already is overdue for a slowdown just got a major dose of uncertainty that could reduce investment in new technologies and vehicles. The Trump administration dealt automakers a wild card by reportedly deciding not to reveal the Commerce Department's recommendations on whether to apply new tariffs on imported vehicles and components. Uncertainty is ... Read more


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