On Air Now

Listen

Listen Live Now » 100.3 FM Green Bay, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Green Bay,WI 54303)

More Weather »
72° Feels Like: 72°
Wind: SSW 20 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Partly Cloudy 70°

Tonight

Scattered Thunderstorms 62°

Tomorrow

PM Thunderstorms 76°

Alerts

WPS Health Insurance to eliminate about 600 jobs

by

MADISON, WI (WTAQ) - Madison-based WPS Health Insurance reports it is going to eliminate about 600 jobs.

The company says employees will start getting notices this month.

An estimated 250 of the jobs will be lost at the WPS office in Wausau, a city where three other major businesses closed recently, putting about 1,000 people out of work.

An e-mail was recently sent to WPS workers. The company’s CEO says WPS lost a contract with TriWest Healthcare Alliance of Phoenix which would have had it providing services to people receiving Medicare in 21 states.

Comments