New businesses serve as signs of improving economy in downtown Rhinelander

RHINELANDER - Rhinelander keeps filling empty storefronts and adding restaurant variety at a fast pace. The community will get three new restaurants within about a month.

In a year's time, four restaurants, and two large retail stores have opened.

"It's definitely a much bigger pace here," said Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dana DeMet. "There's a lot more new places that people are still trying out, and there are a lot of places that have been here for a year that people haven't had the opportunity to check out yet. So the pace is definitely quickened. I attribute that to availability of real estate,"

Full story: WJFW

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