Economic breakfast to feature governor

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will talk about the state of the regional economy during a breakfast at UW-La Crosse.

UW-L Economics Professor TJ Brooks will lead a discussion on the economic health of the 7 Rivers region during the regional breakfast forum, “Economic Indicators: An Update for the 7 Rivers Region.” It runs from 7:15-9:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, in Valhalla in Cartwright Center-Gunning Addition.

The UW-L Small Business Development Center coordinates the forum. Registration is $20. Pre-registration is required; seating is limited. The deadline to register is Monday, April 14.

State Bank Financial sponsors this research project in collaboration with the UW-L College of Business Administration and The La Crosse Tribune.

To register or for more information, contact the center at 608.785.8783 or

UW-La Crosse — — is the state’s top-ranked public or private higher education institution by U.S. News & World Report for master’s degree institutions and has been ranked among the top four Midwestern public institutions for more than a decade.