Stories tagged: "local"


One of Wisconsin’s Best Food Trucks is Run By a Grandma and Her 8 Grandchildren

After spending more than a decade doing road repair work, Eau Claire’s Kristine Martin traded in her steel toe boots for a fry basket to follow her dream–and bring her family along for the ride.

Liz (left), Michelle (right)
Located In a Trendy Neighborhood– This Women-Owned Vintage Shop Has Become a Milwaukee Hot Spot

From starting in their own backyard to opening their own Brady Street storefront–meet the best friends putting their retail backgrounds to use!

Wisconsin’s Most Divisive Sandwich: The Story Behind the Cannibal

Is it dangerous or delicious? We sent our team to find out the truth.

We Asked 26 State Legislators to Plan Their Perfect Wisconsin Day. Here’s What They Said.

According to a study by Johns Hopkins University, less than 20% of Americans can name their state legislators. That’s why we compiled this guide: to make learning about yours a little more fun! We asked more than two dozen state representatives and senators to plan the perfect Wisconsin day. These are their picks.

20 Wisconsin Legislators Share the Best Restaurant Dishes in Their District

Wisconsin is home to 13,000 unique restaurants, diners, bars, and taverns. With so many choices, it can be hard to decide where to eat! So we asked local lawmakers their "must-order" meals. These are their picks.

Nicia Joyner
How a Wisconsin 20-Something Built Her Company– & Confidence– with the Click of a Button

With every camera flash, the 26-year-old small business owner is empowering herself and her community. “I love being Black, and I love being a woman. I think that comes with a certain strength,” she said.

We Found Wisconsin’s Best Fish Fry.

Locals swear you’ve never had anything like it, so naturally, we had to try it for ourselves. They weren’t wrong.