Wisconsin Dept of Health

State Health Care Professionals Urged To Sign Up With The Wisconsin Emergency Assistance Volunteer Registry

The Wisconsin Emergency Assistance Volunteer Registry, or WEAVR, is a database of health care professionals, active and retired, who make themselves available to respond in case of…

A Boost for Wisconsin’s Seal-A-Smile Program

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is proud to announce it has received an additional $100,000 from Delta Dental of Wisconsin to continue its successful Seal-A-Smile…

Wisconsin Launches Medicaid Foster Care Medical Home Program

Wisconsin First Lady Tonette Walker joined the secretaries of the state Department of Children and Families (DCF) and the Department of Health Services (DHS) today to officially…

Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs

Wisconsin Air Guard officer mentors students taking part in Senate youth program

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office April 18, 2014 ARLINGTON, Va. – Service members, including Air Force Maj. Jason Park, chief of safety with the Wisconsin…

Two Wisconsin National Guard Soldiers excel in Best Ranger Competition

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office April 17, 2014 “Ladies and gentlemen, in second place, Team 32 – Capt. Robert Killian, 5th Battalion, 14th Special Forces…

State military code updated to expand definition of sexual assault

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office April 16, 2014 The Wisconsin National Guard continues to take the fight against sexual assault of its military members seriously.…

Racine Unified School District

Students Serve Lunch at Fountain Hills With Senator

Students Serve Lunch at Fountain Hills With Senator…

Students Compete in Third-Annual Gifford Math Meet

Students Compete in Third-Annual Gifford Math Meet…

Horlick Powerlifting Team Wins Team Championship

Horlick Powerlifting Team Wins Combined Team Championship…

Summer School 2014 Catalogs Now Available!

Summer School 2014 Catalogs Now Available!…

New Urban School Now Enrolling Students 4K-5th Grade

New Urban School Now Enrolling Students 4K-5th Grade…

SE WI DNR

Young anglers can receive free instruction at 30th Annual Kids’ Fishing – Clinics -

DNR Southeast Region – MILWAUKEE – Kids 15 years and younger can mark the arrival of spring by attending free fishing clinics on Saturday, April 12, at…

Local deer herd status on agenda at spring hearings

DNR Southeast Region – MILWAUKEE – State wildlife biologists invite anyone interested in the status of their local deer herd to attend the annual spring fish and…

DNR announces public meeting to discuss disposal of dredged material in the city of Kenosha

DNR Southeast Region – KENOSHA, Wis. – The public will have an opportunity at an upcoming public meeting to discuss a proposal to place dredged material from…

DNR engages public at Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Sports Show

DNR Southeast Region – WEST ALLIS, Wis. – Fisheries and wildlife biologists, conservation wardens and even smart-phone and digital map experts from the Department of Natural Resources…

Wisconsin Courts

Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts three new cases

Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts three new cases 2014-02-27 13:04:00 The Wisconsin Supreme Court has voted to accept three new cases and acted to deny review in a…

Open rules conference

Open rules conference 2014-02-13 07:44:00 The Supreme Court February 24, 2014 open rules conference agenda is now available. Link Headlines…

February case of the month

February case of the month 2014-02-11 13:33:00 The case of the month project provides high school teachers with some of the necessary tools to educate their students…

Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts 10 new cases

Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts 10 new cases 2014-02-07 08:04:00 The Wisconsin Supreme Court has voted to accept 10 new cases and acted to deny review in a…

Court interpreter training planned for Stevens Point

Court interpreter training planned for Stevens Point 2014-02-05 13:00:00 The Director of State Courts Office is accepting applications for interpreter training to be held in Stevens Point…

Open administrative conference

Open administrative conference 2014-01-31 11:17:00 Please take notice that the Supreme Court will hold an open administrative rules conference on Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.…

JT Irregulars

"Viewers share joy of college-bound teen with Down syndrome"

From JSOnline: By Erin Richards of the Journal Sentinel Little Chute — “Noah Van Vooren waited by the mailbox every afternoon. They said the letter would come…

Open Blog – Weekend

May your eggs be merry and bright.…

Chihuahua Yoga

A little calming yoga video and a smile to lead you into the weekend!  Breathe, slowly…..…

Four for Fridays

Hello everyone and welcome back! It’s great to have this Good Friday off and chill out. Who knows what could happen on my vacation…. Anyways, your questions……

"Good Friday Holiday Closings"

From The Journal Times.com: GOVERNMENT OFFICES: Most government offices are closed on Friday.  MAIL SERVICE: Mail will be delivered, and post offices are open Friday. BUS: Belle…

Open Blog – Friday

Don’t get too worked up.…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1818 - Wisconsin Becomes Part of Michigan Territory April 18, 2014
    On this date, the land encompassing current-day Wisconsin was made part of the Michigan Territory, representing one step in . Wisconsin was a part of the Northwest Territory from July 13, 1787-May 11, 1800; the Indiana Territory from May1800-February 3, 1809; and the Illinois Territory from February 3, 1809-April 18, 1818. The Territory of Wisconsin was form […]
  • 1864 - (Civil War) Battle of Poison Spring, Arkansas April 18, 2014
    The Battle of Poison Spring was fought in Ouachita County, Arkansas, during the Camden Expedition. A Union foraging party was returning to headquarters in Camden, Arkansas, with 198 wagons of corn, when it was attacked and captured by Confederate troops. The 9th, 27th and 28th Wisconsin Infantry regiments took part in this engagement.