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

829th Engineer Company back on U.S. soil

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office November 26, 2014 Soldiers and family members of the Wisconsin Army National Guard’s 829th Engineer Company have a lot to…

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…

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

Open Blog – Weekend

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Open Blog – Weekend

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"Black Friday 1983 vs. NOW – ‘People’ vs. Animals"

http://www.onpointpreparedness.net/ Any Black Friday injuries reported yet for this year?…

"Black Friday 1983 vs. NOW – ‘People’ vs. Animals"

http://www.onpointpreparedness.net/ Any Black Friday injuries reported yet for this year?…

Useless Information

  Did you know:   When the Panama Canal was being built people were dying so fast, at an average of 500 per day from malaria and…

Useless Information

  Did you know:   When the Panama Canal was being built people were dying so fast, at an average of 500 per day from malaria and…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1951 - First Inductees to Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame November 28, 2014
    On this date fourteen athletes were inducted into the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame during ceremonies at the Milwaukee Arena. The inductees were baseball greats Ginger Beaumont, Addie Joss, Kid Nichols and Al Simmons; boxer Richie Mitchell; bowler Charlie Daw; college football coach Bob Zuppke; and football greats Clarke Hinkle, Don Hutson, Ernie Nevers, Pat […]
  • 1862 - (Civil War) Battle of Cane Hill, Arkansas November 28, 2014
    The 9th Wisconsin Infantry and 3rd Wisconsin Cavalry fought in the Battle of Cane Hill in Arkansas.
  • 1843 - John Martin Henni Appointed Bishop November 28, 2014
    On this date was appointed bishop of Milwaukee. According to the : "Henni was chosen as the first bishop of the newly created Diocese of Milwaukee in 1843 and was consecrated bishop on March 19, 1844, in Cincinnati. Henni worked tirelessly to build the new diocese and expand the Catholic following. He established many new […]
  • 1901 - UW Football Undefeated November 28, 2014
    On this date the University of Wisconsin defeated the University of Chicago, 35-0, to finish its first undefeated football season in school history with a 9-0 record. [Source: ]
  • 1955 - Wilhelmine Diefenthaeler La Budde Dies November 28, 2014
    On this date died in Milwaukee. La Budde dedicated her life to environmental preservation and management of Wisconsin's natural resources. [Source: , Vol. 2, p. 22]