Wisconsin Dept of Health

Wisconsin Launches Ebola Information Line

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) announced today that in addition to the information on Ebola on its web site, a toll free line is now…

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…

Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs

Tribute tree stands for service members who won’t be home for Christmas

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office November 24, 2014 In military parlance, decorations typically refer to military medals and awards worn on the uniform, representing honorable…

Wisconsin National Guard, state agencies work on unified emergency response

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office November 21, 2014 VOLK FIELD, Wis. – Thirty-two military personnel and 23 civilians, all from the state of Wisconsin, joined…

Guard Ebola response team trains at Volk Field

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office November 17, 2014 Two hand-selected teams of Wisconsin National Guard Soldiers and Airmen trained at Volk Field, Wisconsin, Oct. 30-Nov.…

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

Local effort underway to manage recently discovered invasive algae in southeast Wisconsin

DNR Southeast Region – WAUKESHA, Wis. — Routine aquatic plant monitoring by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources identified starry stonewort, an invasive algae, in Little Muskego…

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…

Wisconsin Courts

Open rules conference

Open rules conference 2014-11-25 13:12:00 The Supreme Court December 5, 2014 open rules conference agenda is now available. Link Headlines…

State of the Judiciary Address focuses on Wisconsin court system’s mission

State of the Judiciary Address focuses on Wisconsin court system’s mission 2014-11-19 10:10:00 Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson gave her annual State of the Judiciary Address this…

State of the Judiciary Address set for Wednesday

State of the Judiciary Address set for Wednesday 2014-11-18 09:47:00 Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson will give her annual State of the Judiciary Address at the Wisconsin…

Open rules conference

Open rules conference 2014-11-10 09:19:00 The Supreme Court November 17, 2014 open rules conference agenda is now available. Link Headlines…

November case of the month

November case of the month 2014-11-04 09:51:00 The case of the month project provides high school teachers with some of the necessary tools to educate their students…

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…

JT Irregulars

Wish me luck!

This lady had me laughing, I can only imagine what this is going to be like to tackle, wish me luck!…

Holiday Funny

Just realized that I have to shop some more.  No whipped cream, no evaporated milk for the pies, no red cabbage, no rolls….. what was I thinking?…

Dear Madame Zoltar

Hello, my Chilly Willies.  How are you?  I’m not dreaming of a white Thanksgiving, but I think we have no choice.  Last year, it wasn’t until December…

Open Blog – Wednesday

Why not what?…

Open Blog – Wednesday

Why not what?…

My 6th Week at the VA – Union Grove…

I ended up with a whole new dimension to my job as a Unit Coordinator out at the VA retirement home in Union Grove. Not only am…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1838 - Legislature Assembled in Madison for the First Time November 26, 2014
    On this date, after moving from the temporary capital in Burlington, Iowa, the assembled in Madison for the first time. Two years earlier, when the territorial legislature had met for the first time in Belmont, many cities were mentioned as possibilities for the permanent capital -- Cassville, Fond du Lac, Milwaukee, Platteville, Mineral Point, Racine, […]
  • 1863 - (Civil War) Battle of Mine Run Begins in Virginia November 26, 2014
    The seven-day series of engagements known as the Battle of Mine Run in northern Virginia pitted 81,000 Union troops against 48,000 Confederates. The 2nd, 5th, 6th and 7th Wisconsin Infantry regiments and the 1st U.S. Sharpshooters G Company were involved. Although the two sides skirmished repeatedly, neither could claim victory. This was the last battle […]