construction http://wxpr.org en Minocqua 51 Construction Set to Take a Break Soon http://wxpr.org/post/minocqua-51-construction-set-take-break-soon <p>Construction along Highway 51 is getting closer to completion.&nbsp; But it will still be jamming up traffic and slowing business for a little while longer.&nbsp;</p><blockquote><p>“Here in Minocqua and there is lots of construction going on, lots of traffic and heavy equipment, whole lanes are torn up…”&nbsp;</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 19:09:43 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 19686 at http://wxpr.org Minocqua 51 Construction Set to Take a Break Soon Construction Training Program Welcomes Less Traditional Workers http://wxpr.org/post/construction-training-program-welcomes-less-traditional-workers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A job training program is looking to help women and minorities join the construction trade. &nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Transportation Alliance for New Solutions- or TRANS program - starts later this month.&nbsp; Coordinator Kim </span>Kircher<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says the 120-hour course will cover everything from math skills to hands-on use of tools. &nbsp; &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 20:31:37 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 12683 at http://wxpr.org Construction Training Program Welcomes Less Traditional Workers Kemp St. Construction May Disrupt Traffic Flow http://wxpr.org/post/kemp-st-construction-may-disrupt-traffic-flow <p>A main artery into Rhinelander will be closing soon and will be shut down for several weeks.</p><p>The city of Rhinelander is doing new utility lines and will extend the work down Kemp Street. Kemp is the southernmost of three bridges over the Wisconsin River in Rhinelander.</p><p>Water and Wastewater Superintendent Tim Kingman gives us an update as to closure dates.</p> Sat, 15 Jun 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Ken Krall 3689 at http://wxpr.org Kemp St. Construction May Disrupt Traffic Flow