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Improving economy gives tourism boost

Fox Cities visitors spent $392 million in 2012

8:30 AM, May 7, 2013
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Consumers appear to be feeling better about the economy and what they're spending when they travel shows it.

The state Department of Tourism on Monday reported tourism's impact on Wisconsin's economy totaled $16.8 billion in 2012, a 5 percent increase from the 2011 total of $16 billion.

Visitor spending saw similar gains in the Fox Cities. The Fox Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau, citing state data, reported regional visitor spending in 2012 totaled $392 million, up 2.45 percent from the previous year's total of $382.3 million. ...

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