Wisconsin Dept of Health

State Health Officials Urge Wisconsin Residents to Get Flu Shots to Protect Against Influenza

As 20 people, including children and the elderly, have already been hospitalized in Wisconsin due to seasonal influenza this flu season, state health officials are encouraging Wisconsin…

Wisconsin Has Plans in Place to Respond in the Event Ebola is Diagnosed in Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS), in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has plans in place to respond in the event…

Entorvirus D68 Confirmed in Wisconsin

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has informed the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) that it has confirmed one positive case of Enterovirus D68…

Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs

State’s most diverse battalion builds cohesion with rare consolidated training

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office October 22, 2014 Seven companies from the Wisconsin Army National Guard’s most diverse battalion came together at Volk Field in…

‘Model of leadership’ inducted into Wisconsin Military Academy Hall of Fame

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office October 20, 2014 FORT MCCOY, Wis. – Retired Master Sgt. David Voght spent the final seven years of his 30-year…

Community salutes 950th Engineer Company at sendoff ceremony

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office October 16, 2014 SUPERIOR, Wis. – While U.S. operations in Afghanistan are changing – military bases are closing, fewer troops…

Racine Unified School District

Anti-Truancy Video Contest: Vote Here Now!

Anti-Truancy Video Contest: Vote Here Now!…

Horlick Art Appreciation Club Show May 1

Horlick Art Appreciation Club Show May 1…

RUSD to Present Band-A-Rama Festival Saturday, April 26

RUSD to Present Band-A-Rama Festival Saturday, April 26…

Horlick Theater Arts to Present “You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown”

Horlick Theater Arts to Present “You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown”…

Horlick SkillsUSA Team Celebrates Military Veterans

Horlick SkillsUSA American Spirit Leadership Team Celebrates Military Veterans…

SE WI DNR

Public meeting set on relocating public access site on Lower Genesee Lake

DNR Southeast Region – SUMMIT, Wis. – The public will have an opportunity to review and comment on plans to relocate an existing public access on Lower…

Manufacturer of dietary supplements joins Wisconsin’s Green Tier program

DNR Southeast Region – PALMYRA, Wis. – The latest company to join Green Tier is all about health — healthy customers, healthy employees and a healthy environment.…

Camp Evelyn Dam drawdown begins for inspection and maintenance

DNR Southeast Region – SHEBOYGAN COUNTY-The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources announced today that the water level behind the Camp Evelyn Dam on the Mullet River is…

DNR will conduct public informational meeting on proposed renovations to the Okauchee Lake boat launch

DNR Southeast Region – OCONOMOWOC, Wis. – Representatives of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Bureau of Facilities and Lands will conduct a public informational meeting about…

Wisconsin Courts

Supreme court oral argument schedule

Supreme court oral argument schedule 2014-10-21 13:54:00 The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments during November on cases that originated in five counties. The calendar…

Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts 13 new cases

Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts 13 new cases 2014-10-21 13:52:00 The Wisconsin Supreme Court has voted to accept 13 new cases and has acted to deny review in…

Court system budget builds on smart, cooperative approaches to justice

Court system budget builds on smart, cooperative approaches to justice 2014-10-15 16:35:00 The Wisconsin court system’s 2015-17 state budget request advances a commitment to the people of…

Review leads to Office of Lawyer Regulation Initiatives

Review leads to Office of Lawyer Regulation Initiatives 2014-09-26 14:00:00 The Office of Lawyer Regulation has begun implementing some changes and is studying other changes suggested by consultants who…

October case of the month

October case of the month 2014-09-25 10:55:00 The case of the month project provides high school teachers with some of the necessary tools to educate their students…

Open rules conference

Open rules conference 2014-09-24 09:49:00 The Supreme Court September 29, 2014 open rules conference agenda is now available. Link Headlines…

JT Irregulars

Open Blog – Friday

And Friday loves me.…

Open Blog – Friday

And Friday loves me.…

Carpooling in China

Carpooling in China

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Live Stream of Today’s Partial Solar Eclipse From Kitt Peak

Kitt Peak just announced a livestream of today’s partial solar eclipse. It is already live even though the eclipse won’t start for a few hours. You can…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1864 - (Civil War) Battle of Westport, Missouri October 23, 2014
    The 9th Wisconsin Light Artillery fought in the Battle of Westport, at present-day Kansas City, Missouri. Sometimes called the "Gettysburg of the West," this battle ended the last significant Confederate operation west of the Mississippi River. It was one of the largest battles fought west of the Mississippi River, with over 30,000 men engaged.
  • 1921 - Green Bay Packers First NFL Game October 23, 2014
    On this date the played their first NFL game. The Packers defeated the Minneapolis Marines 7-6, for a crowd of 6,000 fans and completed their inaugural season with 3 wins, 2 losses, and 2 ties.[Source: ]