Author: WTN News

North Prairie Productions, LLC, has chosen a site in Evansville for a new biodiesel production facitily that is projected to generate more than $127 million in annual revenue and create more than 100 jobs. A synergistic add-on could eventually come in the form of a...

The Wisconsin Department of Justice has filed a complaint in Kenosha County Circuit Court against BioCATT, Inc., and its ececutive director and chairman, alleging that the Kenosha technology center has violated the state open meetings law....

In his latest defense of new federal (and state) funding for embryonic stem cell research, Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle takes on Republicans in Congress and in the Wisconsin Legislature for putting up roadblocks to stem cell research. Doyle is waging a re-election campaign against Congressman...

Following an audit that called for better oversight of economic development programs, including certified capital companies, the founder of a leading venture capital firm disputes the findings. ...

GenTel BioSciences has won the right to commercialize a microarray technology used to measure variations in the glycosylation of proteins. The technology was developed by the Van Andel Research Institute in Michigan...

Air travel got turned on its head again last week, as British authorities broke up a plot to smuggle explosives aboard U.S.-bound aircraft. For the sake of security, we’ll all wait a little longer at baggage claim, but it could be worse, writes Chris Shipley....

Although it is eligible for state angel tax credits, NovaScan has opted for another package to finance clinical trials for its new medical imaging device. The Milwaukee-based medical imaging company is developing a novel product for early detection of breast cancer and other cancers....

As part of Wisconsin's push for energy independence, the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection has awarded a $60,000 grant to research the feasibility of creating a mobile processor unit that would turn oilseeds into bio-diesel fuel and animal feed....