The Little Farmer in Malone has apple picking, homemade pies, and goats for petting. (Photo by Susan Lampert Smith)
Get in the Fall Mood at These 14 Wisconsin Apple Orchards

Get ready for cider donuts and apple picking fun with your ultimate guide to family-friendly apple orchards throughout the Badger State.

People sought refuge in the ice-cold waters of the Peshtigo River to avoid certain death during the Peshtigo fire in October 1871. (Illustration by GJ Tisdale, via Peshtigo Fire Museum)
7 Things to Know About Wisconsin’s Peshtigo Fire of 1871

Wisconsin inferno 150 years ago remains America’s deadliest.

Green’s Prairie Cemetery, near Monroe, is the resting spot of veterans of the War of 1812 and the Blackhawk Wars of 1832. (Photo by Susan Lampert Smith)
Unique Wisconsin Cemeteries Hold a President’s Son, a Spy, and the Original ‘Psycho’

This fall, take a stroll through these graveyards all around Wisconsin… if you dare!

Al Capone, left, Baby Face Nelson, and John Dillinger were among the gangsters who came to Wisconsin in the 1920s for "work" and play. (Graphic by Morgaine Ford-Workman)
From Bank Heists to Hideaways, Wisconsin Has a Rich Gangster History

Proximity to Chicago made Wisconsin a favorite place to “work” and play among society's less-savory individuals.

A view of St. Lawrence Seminary in Mount Calvary from County Trunk W. (Photo by Tobyhark/CC BY 3.0)
There’s a Lot More Than Old Churches in Wisconsin’s Holy Land

Come for the historic churches, stay for the fish fry and auto races in this scenic region between Lake Winnebago and Lake Michigan.

Saz's sample platter, with cheese curds, sour cream and chive fries, and mozzarella marinara. (Photo courtesy of Summerfest)
Summerfest Returns, and, Yes, There Will Be Sour Cream and Chive Fries

All your favorites, from pasta-stuffed pizza to Reuben rolls, are returning for this year's Summerfest.

Green Bay Packers fans celebrate Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at the Stadium View Bar near Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. after the Packers won Super Bowl XLV. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)
Any Town Is Titletown at These Packers Bars in Wisconsin and Beyond

Sure, you can watch the Green Bay Packers at home, but everyone knows the game is best enjoyed at a Packer bar—unless you're at Lambeau Field, that is.