A Policy Perspective on the State of Wildland Fire

So what’s up at the national level when it comes to wildfire? We have some gnarly challenges ahead. Fire itself can be a gnarly challenge, meaning complex and difficult to deal with, and the challenges have gotten gnarlier in recent decades.

At the national level, we have changed our…

06 Jun 11:36 AM 0 Read More...

Eight Cybersecurity Trends to Watch for 2018

By Michelle Drolet

As we stand on the threshold of another year, the war for our cybersecurity rages on. There have been many data breaches in 2017, most notably for Equifax, Verizon and Kmart.

But if you seek a silver lining in the cloud, perhaps you’ll be glad of…

05 Apr 10:48 AM 0 Read More...

Wisconsin Exports Up 6% in 2017

Wisconsin businesses exported $22.3 billion in goods and services to 202 countries in 2017, a 6.1 percent increase over 2016, Governor Scott Walker recently announced.

“Not only is Wisconsin becoming more attractive to global companies seeking to expand or establish operations in the U.S., but existing state…

07 Mar 8:41 AM 0 Read More...

Nearly 15,000 Jobs Coming to Milwaukee

Nineteen companies in the seven-county metropolitan Milwaukee area are expected to create nearly 15,000 jobs after signing agreements with the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) in 2017 to expand their operations or build new facilities in the region.

The companies include the Foxconn Technology Group, which plans to…

07 Mar 8:18 AM 0 Read More...

Kratos Opens Oklahoma Design and Production Facilities

The Unmanned Systems Division of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., a leading national security solutions provider, is opening administrative and engineering offices and production facilities in Oklahoma City to accommodate expected increased demand for high performance, jet powered unmanned aerial tactical and target drone systems.

Kratos is initially occupying…

07 Mar 8:12 AM 0 Read More...