Stories tagged: "wisconsin travel"


Wisconsin’s 5 Biggest Indoor Waterparks, Ranked by Slide Count 

When you don’t have the time or money for a tropical getaway, escape the winter cold at one of Wisconsin’s indoor waterparks. Set to a balmy 84 degrees year-round, these parks make the perfect staycation for families, couples, or anyone looking for a little warmth! 

The Midwest’s Best Airports, Ranked by Number of Delays

Of the 10 busiest airports in the Midwest, only one is in Wisconsin: Milwaukee's Mitchell International. But depending on where you live, out-of-state airports can often be closer, cheaper, or both.

Where is “Up North”?

It's in our name, but we get it: it's confusing. While UpNorthNews covers all of Wisconsin, "Up North" is a specific geographic spot within our state. But WHERE exactly? That's up for debate...

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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.

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These Wisconsin Businesses are Open on New Year’s Day

Although you might be tempted to lay low and relax after bringing in the New Year with a bang, New Year’s Day is also a time to get a head start on your new beginning. Maybe you want to take steps towards fulfilling your New Year's Resolution, do some cooking and meal prepping, organize some areas in your home, or take advantage of New Year’s Day sales.

The Best of 2022: Wisconsin’s Top People, Places, Programs, & More

It's the final month of 2022, and we're recapping the best stories from the past year: everything from politics, weather, and business to sports and travel. We also covered quite a few things that didn't fit into just one category, which compelled us to compile this list!

The Best Of: Wisconsin Travel in 2022

2022 marked the return of both in- and out-of-state travelers: some, eager to get out and explore for the first time in a few years!