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Sunday is National Cheese Curd Day, and here in Wisconsin, where to find the state’s best curds is a hot debate. Fresh, flavored, or frozen? That question alone can divide families. But first, let’s start with the facts: Wisconsin produces more cheese than any other...
Whether you enjoy art, history, or just a really spicy mustard, Wisconsin is filled with one-of-a-kind museums showcasing the state’s very best. Here are a few we believe everyone should visit at least once
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Republicans are trying again to block government agencies from closing churches during emergencies, this time with a constitutional amendment.
Spend $100 at an independent bookstore, and $68 stays local. That’s just one of the research-backed benefits of supporting your neighborhood bookstore. A great day to do it is this Saturday, April 29.
From the first slaves fighting for freedom to the modern day leaders rallying for change, Black people have positively and permanently changed the Badger state. This Black History Month, we’re sharing their stories.
Fresh off finishing a 95-foot mural on the side of a Janesville school, Emily Balsey shares her biggest projects, her proudest accomplishments, and the advice she’d give any aspiring artist.
Spring, summer, winter, or fall, we love the water.
Not Your Average Sundae: Celebrate National Ice Cream Day at These Wisconsin Shops That Pay-It-Forward
More than a cherry—they serve their scoops with charity on top.
Wisconsin’s Wealthiest: These Are the Top Five Billionaires—and the Siblings Who Share the No. 6 Spot
They are founders and heirs of companies that range from legacy products to new technologies.