Oshkosh Corp., Bemis report profit increases

Oshkosh Corp. and Bemis Company Inc. reported increases in profit in quarterly reports released Thursday. Oshkosh Corp. reported net income of $75.7 million, or $0.82-per-share, on $2.2 billion in sales during its third quarter of 2012, which ended June 30, … Continue reading

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Oshkosh Fire Department looking cool on Hot Wheels

In spite what it may look like, the Oshkosh Fire Department is not angling for a new vehicle purchase next year. Meet the Oshkosh Fire Department-branded Hot Wheels Main Street ’12 Amazoom car, one of a series of 10 Hot … Continue reading

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Oshkosh Corp. lands UAE order

The United Arab Emirates has awarded Oshkosh Corp. a contract to provide 750 mine-resistant, all-terrain vehicles, or M-ATVs, to its armed forced between January and August 2013. The contract’s value was not included in the company’s press release announcement and … Continue reading

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Sidewalk Sale to close part of Main Street Thursday

Maybe former Oshkosh Common Council member Tony Palmeri was onto something a few years ago when he suggested North Main Street should become a pedestrian mall. Downtown Oshkosh businesses will host a sidewalk sale from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. … Continue reading

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Downtown Sushi: A first look at Manila Resto

The Manila Resto ship finally set sail Monday with a Web photo shoot and trial run and your old pal Streetwise was fortunate to score an invite from owners Patricia and Marlo Ambas. There 40 people in attendance for a … Continue reading

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Oshkosh-Neenah tops in state for development, job growth

Area Development magazine has named the Oshkosh-Neenah metro area best in the state for economic and job growth in its most recent issue. The publication evaluated the Oshkosh-Neenah metropolitan statistical area, or MSA, on 23 different economic indicators and determined … Continue reading

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Public invited to bridge lighting ceremony

It’s bridge-lighting party time!!! As you may recall, Project Oshkosh’s Pride of Place committee announced this spring that it had raised the necessary funds to light the Oregon Street bridge. Well, we’re pleased to say the work has been completed … Continue reading

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