A Promising Outlook for Economic Success

Explore how seven communities are supercharging recent developments, how they’re setting the stage for new things to come, and why they’re optimistic about their prospects for the coming 12 months.

Nooks & Crannies

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area.






Nooks & Crannies, Cabin Fever Edition

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area.






Local Manufacturing & Business Briefs

Discover some of the latest product launches and opportunities happening among our region’s manufacturers.






13WREX Makes a Difference On and Off the Air

From raising funds to sponsoring charitable events, the news team at 13WREX takes community service seriously. See how the station has made service a pillar of its business.






New Projects Ignite a Local Recovery

Signs of an economic recovery are popping up around our region, in what promises to be a good year for growth opportunities. Learn what projects are underway in five area communities.






Business Outlook 2015

Things are looking up, and local communities are positioning themselves to make the most of it. Check in with chamber of commerce leaders from seven cities to see what they expect from the new year ahead.






Success Story: Walters Accounting Inc.

Meet a bubbly and outgoing accountant who loves tax season and goes out of her way to serve customers while doing business better, faster and smarter.






Business Profile: McDermaid Roofing & Insulating Co.

For this small, family-run business, opportunity knocks in many ways. Discover how it filled a new niche and satisfied a significant new customer.






The I-39 Logistics Corridor: Moving Cargo Here, There and Everywhere

To corporate logistics managers, I-39 is more than just a highway. It’s a key artery for shipping goods and services, and it easily connects to rail, air and river transportation. With wide-open roads and lots of available land, it’s easy to see why this is a rising star.