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

Red Arrow to partner with active duty brigade for training

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office October 29, 2014 The Wisconsin Army National Guard’s 32nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team will partner with an active duty brigade…

Red Arrow to partner with active duty brigade for training

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office October 29, 2014 The Wisconsin Army National Guard’s 32nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team will partner with an active duty brigade…

Wisconsin Army National Guard a finalist for Army Communities of Excellence award

Contact: Wisconsin National Guard Public Affairs Office October 27, 2014 Excellence doesn’t just happen. It requires continuous improvement, self-assessment and a commitment to being the best. That…

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

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…

Court system budget builds on smart, cooperative approaches to justice

Court system budget builds on smart, cooperative approaches to justice 2014-10-15 16:35:00 The Wisconsin court system’s 2015-17 state budget request advances a commitment to the people of…

Review leads to Office of Lawyer Regulation Initiatives

Review leads to Office of Lawyer Regulation Initiatives 2014-09-26 14:00:00 The Office of Lawyer Regulation has begun implementing some changes and is studying other changes suggested by consultants who…

October case of the month

October case of the month 2014-09-25 10:55:00 The case of the month project provides high school teachers with some of the necessary tools to educate their students…

Open rules conference

Open rules conference 2014-09-24 09:49:00 The Supreme Court September 29, 2014 open rules conference agenda is now available. Link Headlines…

JT Irregulars

Open Blog – Thursday

Don’t forget a designated driver.…

Press Release

From Racine Community Media:From Racine Equality Project: “The Racine Equality Project is asking for an independent audit of various City Of Racine Departments, via an online petition…

Halloween Pt 2!

I am going to try to get as many Halloween pictures on here as I can by Friday. I have a lot to share with everyone. Here…

Dear Madame Zoltar,

Hello, my ghouls and goblins!  Boo!  How are you?  Are you running through the leaves and jumping into the piles?  Or are you stuck with raking them…

Dear Madame Zoltar

Hello, my ghouls and goblins!  Boo!  How are you?  Are you running through the leaves and jumping into the piles?  Or are you stuck with raking them…

Open Blog – Wednesday

It can’t come fast enough for me.…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1908 - Eugene Debs Campaigns in Janesville October 30, 2014
    On this date , labor pioneer and Socialist candidate for president, arrived in Janesville on the Socialist "Red Special" train, where he addressed an enthusiastic crowd of 800. [Source: 10/30/1908, p.2]
  • 1862 - (Civil War) The 32nd Wisconsin Infantry Leaves Oshkosh for the front October 30, 2014
    The 32nd Wisconsin Infantry left for the war from Camp Bargg in Oshkosh. It went to Memphis, Tennessee, then moved through Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, the Carolinas, Virginia and Washington D.C. It would fight in the Siege of Atlanta, Sherman's March to the Sea, the Battle of Bentonville and the surrender of the Confederate army. […]
  • 1847 - First Milwaukee Meeting for Organized Charities Held October 30, 2014
    On this date the first meeting in Milwaukee for organized charities was held at a schoolhouse on the corner of Jefferson and Mason streets. Mrs. William Pitt Lynde presided over the assembled group, which resolved to form a benevolent society to benefit the poor and destitute. The society was maintained by subscriptions and donations, and […]
  • 1877 - George John Schneider Born October 30, 2014
    On this date, was born in the town of Grand Chute, Wisconsin. A long time member and supporter of , Schneider was vice president of the International Brotherhood of Paper Makers from 1909 to 1927 and a member of the executive board of the Wisconsin State Federation of Labor from 1921 to 1928. He was […]
  • 1914 - First 4-H Club in Wisconsin Organized October 30, 2014
    On this date the Linn Junior Farmers Club in Walworth County was organized. This club was started five months after Congress passed the Smith-Lever Act which created the Cooperative Extension Service whereby federal, state, and county governments participate in the county agent system. [Source: ]