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    Watertown Musician to Perform Free Concert
    WATERTOWN, Wis. - Singer and songwriter David Bines will be performing at Watertown's Rose Garden on Friday, September 19th. Admission is free and families are welcome to attend. The concert will start at 8:00pm and go through 11:00pm.David...
  • Bayfield Apple Festival
    Take a bite of family fun at the Bayfield Apple Festival
    Bayfield’s Apple Festival has been hailed as the “Best Festival in Wisconsin” by Wisconsin Trails Magazine and one of the “Top Ten Autumn Festivals in North America” by the Society of American Travel Writers. So make...
  • Gay marriage news: Indiana, Wisconsin appeal gay marriage cases to SCOTUS
    Gay marriage news: Indiana, Wisconsin appeal gay marriage cases to SCOTUS
    The states of Wisconsin and Indiana are attempting to take the marriage equality battle to the high court. According to Reuters, both states filed petitions on Tuesday asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold their ban on gay marriage. The 7th U.S....
  • the depot at the Mid-continent railway museum
    Exploring the mid-continent railway museum
    North Freedom, Wis, The sounds of a distant train whistling its approach meets my ear as I stand with the Museum staff. She explains that we have a few minutes before the train is due back and takes me on a tour of the large Depot and nearby...
  • Appeals court rules against same-sex marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin
    Appeals court rules against same-sex marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin
    Same-sex marriage is now legal in 21 states. In a unanimous decision, a U.S. appeals court ruled Thursday that the gay marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana violate the U.S. Constitution. The courtroom victory comes a day after a federal judge...
  • My Top 10 Websites for Genealogy
    My Top 10 Websites for Genealogy
    There is nothing like sitting in an old, dusty courthouse or library poring over documents in search of your ancestors. I enjoy holding them in my hand; studying every word and line to decipher its meaning, or looking for familiar names. As a...
  • Andrew Steele
    Former Deputy Steele charged in Wisconsin double homicide, motive unclear
    Today a former Wisconsin Sheriff’s Deputy, Andrew Steele, 39, was charged with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide. Steele is accused of killing his wife, Ashlee Steele, 39, and her sister, Kacee Tollefsbol, 38.On August 22,...
  • Rick Perry Mugshot
    Perry indictment is part of campaign of harassment against conservatives
    The news of the indictment against Texas Governor Rick Perry on charges of abuse of official capacity and coercion of a public official surprised the country and shook up the early presidential race for 2016. Debate ranged from how the charges...
  • Gay marriage: Same-sex marriage bans in Wis. and Ind. head to federal court
    Gay marriage: Indiana, Wisconsin lawsuits to be reviewed by court of appeals
    The same-sex marriage fight in the states of Wisconsin and Indiana has shifted to a federal appeals court in Chicago on Tuesday. Attorneys in both states are appealing previous rulings that have struck down each state’s ban on gay marriage....
  • Nora Collins is the 2014 WAMI singer-songwriter of the year
    Milwaukee musician Nora Collins balances on the cusp of fame in country music
    The buzz about Nora Collins and her burgeoning music career began as a murmur in Milwaukee music circles a few short years ago. That murmur has since developed into a roar. The 20 year old singer-songwriter and country music artist began her...
  • Dog
    Animal Rescue Group Warns of Heat Wave
    WATERTOWN, Wis. - Today is expected to be a hot and humid day in Wisconsin, reaching up to the mid 90s in some places throughout the state.Animal rescue organization Global Conservation Group is warning pet owners to ensure their companion animals...
  • a 36 ft. long Humpback whale skeleton
    Milwaukee plays home to world class public museum.
    Milwaukee, Wis- On west Wells street in Milwakee, Wis there stand many majestic buildings but at 800 west wells street one of these buildings holds a treasure trove of of Natural history and artifacts. The Milwaukee Public museum is impressive and...
  • Ex-cop back in court to face additional charges in suitcase deaths
    Ex-cop back in court to face additional charges in suitcase deaths
    Steven Zelich, the 52-year-old cop formerly employed by the West Allis Police Department in West Allis, Wisconsin, will be back in court on Aug. 5 to face additional charges in connection with the women he allegedly murdered and whose bodies he...
  • Phil Vassar
    Phil Vassar kicks off the Wisconsin State Fair with crowd-pleasing hits
    Thursday night, July 31, Phil Vassar got the Wisconsin State Fair started at the Potawatomi Main Stage, where he played following Maggie Rose. Vassar is not only a talented singer and pianist, but is probably best known for his incredible...
  • Skyway Drive-In
    Wisconsin drive-in theatre Skyway named the best in the U.S.
    If you would like to feel nostalgic go to the Skyway Drive-in Theatre, according to the local Green Bay news station WBAY, it was named the best of the nation today, July 30. Skyway Drive-in Theatre is located in Fish Creek, WI.It was TripAdvisor&...