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5 Things to Do When Your Adventure-Loving Friend Visits Wisconsin for the First Time

When you ask someone who hasn’t been to Wisconsin what they know about our state, most can easily list the Packers, cheese, Jeffrey Dahmer, and dairy farms. But Wisconsin is home to so much more– especially for outdoor enthusiasts. While we don’t have oceans or mountains, we compensate with two Great Lakes, countless rivers, and an abundance of trails. 

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5 of the Most Unique Wisconsin Airbnbs to Book This Fall

Finding the time to research and plan a trip this time of year can be challenging. Luckily, you don’t have to look far to find a picturesque fall escape in your own backyard. Here are some of the most best Airbnbs to book right now in Wisconsin. 

Anxiety Screenings for All: What Wisconsin Leaders Have Said, Done to Address Mental Health Epidemic

For the first time ever, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has recommended all adults under 65 receive annual screenings for anxiety, even if they aren't showing symptoms.

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4 Places in Wisconsin to ‘Work from Home’ When You Need to Get Out of the House

Need a change of scenery? Find these out-of-office alternatives in your town.

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Wisconsin’s Attorney General is on the Ballot This Fall. But What Does He Do?

Abortion rights, public safety, the climate crisis, and more are on the ballot this November. So are Tony Evers and Tim Michels, plus Ron Johnson and Mandela Barnes. But another, often overlooked race, can have just as big of an impact on your life as who we send to the Governor’s Mansion or the US Capitol.

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Summer May Be Ending, but There Are Still Many Ways to Get Out on a Boat Around Wisconsin This Fall

With two Great Lakes and lots of rivers—including the mighty Mississippi—there are many ways to enjoy Wisconsin on (but not in) the water.

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Shop Small, Pick Local: 10 Wisconsin Apple Orchards to Spend a Fall Day

The Badger State has endless apple-picking options for when you’re craving fritters and want to support hard-working families.