Stories tagged: "free"


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‘Inclusive Playgrounds’ are Spreading Across Wisconsin

There's only one path to enter to Kayla's Playground in Milwaukee and it passes under this sign: “This play area is designed for ALL kids ages 5-12, and up!”

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Evers Wants All Wisconsin Students to Eat for Free. Here’s Why That Hasn’t Happened (Yet)

One in eight school-aged kids living in Wisconsin comes from a family where food is hard to come by, while many more are living on the edge: their families can afford food, but that means cutting into their clothing budget or college savings. Gov. Tony Evers has a solution: Provide free breakfast and lunch for every K-12 student in Wisconsin.

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3 Ways to Save Money on Your 2023 Taxes

New tax brackets, standard deductions, and tax credits are now in effect, meaning more Wisconsinites can save more money on their taxes this year. 

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Free Things To Do On New Year’s Eve In Wisconsin   

We can’t wait to ring in the New Year, but paying high ticket prices and cover fees to go to a bar or club--or paying special New Year’s Eve dinner prices aren't ideal. In fact, the expense of bringing in the New Year keeps some from going out at all.

This Wisconsin Woman Started Making & Hiding Little Hearts for Mental Health Awareness. Her Movement is Now Huge.

Last year, we introduced you to Kathleen Jensen, an Onalaska woman who launched The Little Heart Project, a mental health movement. Her project isn’t so “little” anymore!

‘Check Out’ Wisconsin’s State Parks, Literally. Twenty Libraries to Offer Free Passes Starting Nov. 1, More to Come in 2023

Books, newspapers, magazines, movies, and... state park passes? Starting Nov. 1, card holders will be able to check out more than usual at select Wisconsin libraries!