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

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.…

Positive attitude pushes Soldier through Best Warrior Competition

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office April 14, 2014 Four mentally and physically grueling days proved to be a challenge for Spc. Micah Lancaster, but through…

Soldier building his own legacy through competition

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office April 14, 2014 Most people strive to make a name for themselves and show they are an individual – not…

Racine Unified School District

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…

WKCE Scores Show Improvement for RUSD High Schools

WKCE Scores Show Improvement for RUSD High Schools…

Red Apple Elementary School Holds STEAM Fair

On April 3, Red Apple Elementary School held its second-annual STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) Fair.…

Free Public Program at RUSD Planetarium April 29 & May 6

“STARS” will be the spring public program at the Racine Unified School District (RUSD) planetarium.…

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

Open Blog – Thursday

I’m thinking about it.…

The Root River!

Yesterday I was on my way to go and see Drew for lunch and I go over the bridge for the Root River on 4 Mile Rd…

Dear Madame Zoltar

Hello, my winter-weary friends!  How are you?  Yes, that was snow the other day.  It’s difficult not to get discouraged with this weather.  Next up, floods.  The…

Open Blog – Wednesday

Don’t tell me. I don’t want to know.…

Eclipse Photos

Very hectic day and week…so I am just going to post some eclipse photos from last night. Enjoy!…

Bedtime Games

Bedtime Games Installment 138 Make your best guess and…. GO TO BED! Answer revealed tomorrow. In honor of the blood moon that I missed last night: Fly me to…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1865 - (Civil War) Battle of Fort Tyler, Georgia April 16, 2014
    Although the war had already officialy ended, news of the armistice had not reached Fort Tyler in West Point, Georgia. Col. Oscar La Grange of the 1st Wisconsin Cavalry led 3,700 Union troops in this needless battle that killed 19 Confederate soldiers.
  • 1916 - George Wilbur Peck Dies April 16, 2014
    On this date Wisconsin governor and comic author died. Peck was born in New York in 1840, but lived in Wisconsin from 1843 until his death in 1916. He was connected with newspapers in Whitewater, Jefferson, and founded the in 1874, which he later moved to Milwaukee. At one time he was the best-known Wisconsin writer in the nation, for his sketches titled […]
  • 1944 - USS Wisconsin Commissioned April 16, 2014
    On this date the battleship was put into active duty for service during World War II. The ship, decommissioned in 1948, was recommissioned in 1951 for service in the Korean War. [Source: ] […]