Wisconsin Dept of Health

Department Provides Update Regarding Operationalization of Governor Walker’s Entitlement Reforms

Wisconsin Department of Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades today provided an update regarding BadgerCare Plus enrollment for newly eligible childless adults and a data match that the…

State Health Agency Announces Expansion of its Successful and Popular Music and Memory Program

Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary Kitty Rhoades today announced that the agency has been granted permission by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)…

State Agencies Urge Caution During Storm and Flood Cleanup

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) and Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM) are urging residents and crews to use caution while assessing damage or removing debris after…

Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs

Band’s versatility garners fans, earns awards

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office July 18, 2014 What do John Philip Sousa, Van Halen, George Strait and Duke Ellington have in common? Chances are…

Red Arrow food service section aims to win regional competition

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office July 15, 2014 FORT McCOY, Wis. – When the food service section of the 132nd Brigade Support Battalion’s Headquarters Company…

Military kids build lasting bonds at youth camp

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office July 14, 2014 “I was terrified,” 16-year-old Julliana Barlow of Marshall, Wisconsin, said, as she described her feeling as she…

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

Sheboygan alligator transported to new home in Illinois

DNR Southeast Region – SHEBOYGAN –The alligator recently caught near the Sheboygan River has found a new home at the Chicago Herpetological Society.…

Drawdown for roadway, utility and millrace improvements – Cravath Lake, Old Stone Mill Dam -

DNR Southeast Region – WHITEWATER, Wis.– The Department of Natural Resources announced today that the water level behind Old Stone Mill Dam at Cravath Lake in the…

Public meeting set to discuss disposal of dredged material in the city of Milwaukee

DNR Southeast Region – MILWAUKEE- The public will have an opportunity at an upcoming public meeting to discuss a proposal from the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District to…

Public meeting set to discuss disposal of dredged material in the city of Milwaukee

DNR Southeast Region – MILWAUKEE- The public will have an opportunity at an upcoming public meeting to discuss a proposal from the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District to…

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

Look who welcomed us home to Florida!

We arrived home yesterday to be greeted by Kermit hanging out in the hot tub room!  Aw, isn’t he so cute! …

Moving on!

After 30 years, I am moving out of Sturtevant.  Here is one of the real finds that was rejected by multitudes! Impossible, you say. I cannot believe…

Four for Fridays

Hello everyone and welcome back! What a week a week this was! It flew so quick that it was a blur… Anyways, your questions… 1) What song…

Open Blog – Friday

Aeen’t you guys supposed to be in the antarctic?…

Racine County Fair

“A Barn Good Time” – July 23rd to July 27th 2014    http://www.racinecountyfair.com/…

"The Most Controversial Commercial Spot Ever – Romanian Ad"

Kids grow up way too quickly these days.…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1881 - Old Abe Dies March 26, 2014
    On this date , famous Civil War mascot, died from injuries sustained during a fire at the State Capitol. Old Abe was the mascot for Company C, an Eau Claire infantry unit that was part of the Wisconsin 8th Regiment. During the Capitol fire of 1881, smoke engulfed Old Abe's cage. and is in the Wisconsin Historical Museum. [Source: , pg. 51]
  • 1862 - Third Cavalry Regiment Company "C" Departs March 26, 2014
    On this date, Company C of Wisconsin's Third Cavalry left for St. Louis. Members had been recruited in 1861 from Green Lake, Fond du Lac, and Marquette counties by E.R. Stevens, a 37-year-old merchant, and James B. Pond, a 23-year-old editor of the . You can see in our online version of the . Eventually stationed at Ft. Leavenworth and working among mar
  • 1864 - (Civil War) Change of Command in Tennessee March 26, 2014
    Union General James Birdseye McPherson assumed command of the Army of the Tennessee. Many Wisconsin regiments served with his army over the course of the war. Four months later McPherson was shot in the back while retreating from a skirmish.
  • 1931 - Brother Joseph Dutton Dies March 26, 2014
    Brother Joseph was born Ira S. Dutton in Stowe, Vermont, and came to Wisconsin as a child. He served with the 13th Wisconsin Infantry during the Civil War, mostly tending the sick and burying the dead. Afterwards, he stayed in the South tracing missing soldiers, collecting their remains, and settling survivors' claims. These horrors and a failed marriag