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

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.…

Family members score fields-eye view of deployed Guard members at Lambeau Field

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office November 12, 2014 GREEN BAY, Wis. – For 10 family members of deployed Wisconsin Army National Guard Soldiers, it may…

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

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…

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…

JT Irregulars

Open Blog – Weekend

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Open Blog – Weekend

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This is for Madame Zoltar!

Yes Madame Z we have a special one just for you. I was wondering is this the Ex Mr. Zoltar? If so we know where he is…

This is for Madame Zoltar!

Yes Madame Z we have a special one just for you. I was wondering is this the Ex Mr. Zoltar? If so we know where he is…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1941 - Badger Army Ammunition Plant Established November 21, 2014
    On this date the Badger Army Ammunition Plant was established on 7,354 acres of land in Sauk County, near Baraboo. Employment reached an historic high of near 7,500 during World War II. The plant operated intermittently over a 33-year period to produce single and double-base propellant for cannon, rocket, and small arms ammunition. Plant operation […]
  • 1861 - (Civil War) 4th Wisconsin Infantry Reconnoiters Virginia's Eastern Shore November 21, 2014
    The 4th Wisconsin Infantry was among Union forces assigned to an expedition in Accomac County, Virginia. The regiment's historian wrote, "The Fourth and a battery [of light artillery] and small cavalry force, embarked on an expedition to the eastern shore of Virginia, where they remained, encountering some severe marching through the mud and flooded roads, […]
  • 1785 - Prairie du Chien Physiologist Born November 21, 2014
    On this date was born. Beaumont served as a surgeon at in Prairie du Chien during the War of 1812. After the War he moved to the northwest where he met and treated . Beaumont studied Martin for many years, using his open wound to learn about digestion. With rudimentary medical tools (a spool of […]
  • 1931 - NFL Center Jim Ringo Born November 21, 2014
    On this date NFL Center Jim Ringo was born in Orange, New Jersey. Ringo played for the Green Bay Packers from 1953 to 1963. Despite being only 235 pounds and a seventh round draft choice, Ringo went on to win All-Pro honors eight times, seven as a Packer, and play in 10 Pro Bowls. He […]
  • 1968 - Black Thursday at UW-Oshkosh November 21, 2014
    On this date, 96 African-American students were arrested for occupying the university president's office to protest the University administration's refusal to commit to adding more black teachers, classes in African-American history, black speakers on campus, and a black cultural center. Although the students were jailed and suspended from the University, within a year many of […]