Subject: 05.29.2020 New North Newsletter

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New North Region Stepping Up to the COVID-19 Challenge
Newest doctors from MCW celebrate graduation online
FOX 11 News
The newest doctors from the Medical College of Wisconsin-Green Bay are celebrating their long awaited graduation.

COVID-19 forced the socially distanced ceremony to take place on Facebook Live.

Administrators from the medical college congratulated their students for reaching the finish line.

"You are graduating and being thrown back into the frontlines of the pandemic that we have been trying to protect you from and I am for one, not worried. You guys are prepared for....


New North Region Stepping Up to the COVID-19 Challenge
St. Norbert College plans for students to return to campus in fall
Green Bay Press Gazette
Students will be able to return to St. Norbert College for in-person classes during the 2020 fall semester.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the college adjusted its academic schedule, which was sent to students and their families Thursday. Students will be able to return in August for the fall semester, but will not return after Thanksgiving break in November in an effort to "minimize the....


Promote the Regional Brand
Kimberly-Clark’s Kotex brand marks 100th anniversary with global She Can Initiative to fast forward women’s progress

Kimberly-Clark News
The global COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated the strength of women around the world who are leading the response as doctors, nurses, scientists, engineers, farmers, public servants, volunteers and in many other essential roles. At the same time, the job loss resulting from pandemic has had a disproportionate impact on women and has left more than 743 million girls in 185 countries out of school.

In response, Kimberly-Clark and its Kotex brand are engaging consumers, communities and employees in a global effort, the Kotex She Can Initiative, to fight stigma within society, ensure access to

Expansion and Business Development in the New North
Mercury Marine named ‘supplier of choice’ for several BRP brands

FDL Reporter
Mercury Marine is now the “supplier of choice” for boat brands owned by BRP.

The marine engine manufacturer has entered a "strategic supply agreement” with several boat brands owned by BRP, including Alumnacraft and Manitou, as well as Australia’s Quintrex and Stacer, it announced in a Wednesday press release. Effective immediately, BRP will no longer produce its E-TEC and E-TEC G2 engines.

The agreement will allow Mercury Marine grow its brand further, as well as to introduce its outboard engines to new customers, Mercury Marine President Chris Drees said in the release. Mercury Marine and BRP joining forces will not only....

New North Region Stepping Up to the COVID-19 Challenge
Bay Beach Amusement Park to tentatively open June 20 as Green Bay aims to reopen pools, playgrounds, youth sports

Green Bay Press Gazette
Bay Beach Amusement Park could open as soon as June 20 as city officials make plans to reopen recreational facilities closed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

But under the city's plan, summer fun in Green Bay will look much different from normal.

Bay Beach is scheduled to hold a soft opening June 20 and 21, allowing the city to review its safety plan before opening for the summer, said Parks Director Dan Ditscheit. A limited number of wristbands will be available for...


New North Region Stepping Up to the COVID-19 Challenge
Packers and Brown County launch Brown County Potato Project

NBC 26
The Green Bay Packers and county officials are helping fill local food pantries.

They launched the Brown County Potato Project on Thursday and gave out free seed potatoes to gardeners who pledged to donate half of the potatoes they harvest to local food pantries.

An educator from nearby was excited to be picking up the seeds for....

COVID-19 Updates & Resources
As the COVID-19 begins to have an increased impact on our businesses and communities, we thank our local media for keeping us informed. Additional resources can be found on the COVID-19 Updates page on the New North website.

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