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For 30 Years, Her Ice Cream Truck Was The Sound Of Wausau’s Summer

The days are shorter in September and the nights are cooler. Not as many people feel like buying ice cream. ...

Fine Print: Lessons From A Family Company

Running a family business can instill pride and a valuable work ethic that circulates through the household. Wisconsin writer Nancy ...

Meet The Nine-Year-Old Entrepreneur Behind Kyric’s Lemonade

One of the quintessential summer activities for kids is setting up a lemonade stand. You can find them all over ...

Live Music Returns To The Stage At The Jazz Estate In Milwaukee

Music stages across Wisconsin (and around the world) have been silent since March as the COVID-19 pandemic forced venues to ...

Dog Training In A Time Of Isolation

It's been a few months since people have had to make changes in their lives because of COVID-19. Some get ...

Wisconsin 101: Pasties

Imagine this: It’s early morning in a small Wisconsin town about a century ago. The sun hasn’t risen, but parents ...

Meet Bruce The Spruce: Green Bay’s Talking Christmas Tree

For some people, Christmas in Green Bay is not complete without a visit to “Bruce the Spruce.” It’s a fake ...

From Trophy Bucks To Black Bears: Taxidermist Preserves Wisconsin’s Animals

Wisconsin’s deer hunting season is underway. After the meat has been packed in the freezer, taxidermists are there to preserve ...

Minocqua Thrift Shop Known As ‘Macy’s Of The North’

Winona Carufel of Lac du Flambeau navigates her cart through the St. Matthias Thrift Shop with a stuffed white horse ...

Beloved Pete’s Hamburger Stand Celebrates 110 Years In Business

When you step up to order at Pete’s Hamburger Stand in Prairie du Chien, you’ll notice there’s only four things ...

An Industry On The Line: Commercial Fishing The Mighty Mississippi

Mike Valley is perched in his fishing boat, taking in the scene around him. It’s idyllic -- birds are chirping ...

Pete’s Hamburger Stand Has Fed Prairie du Chien For More Than A Century

On warm summer weekends, the scent of onions cooking fills the downtown air of Prairie du Chien. Follow your nose ...

Wisconsin Life #404: “Local Legacies”

This collection of stories from people sharing their “Wisconsin Life” includes the story of John Greendeer, a renaissance man who ...

The Rise Of Pizza Farms In Wisconsin

When I told people I was going to a pizza farm, I kept getting the same question over and over. ...