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Winter Hitchhiker Tests Balance Of Safety And Compassion

Driving home on a snowy night, author Crystal Chan and her mother encountered a hitchhiker in the blowing snow. The ...

Connecting Art, Culture and Two-Spirit Identity

Ryan Young grew up in the Ojibwe community on the Lac Du Flambeau Reservation in northern Wisconsin. Despite this tranquil ...

Peddling A Paper City: How Madison Became Wisconsin’s Capital

If you've spent any time at the Wisconsin state Capitol building, you know it's majestic, both inside and out. It's ...

Remembering When The Fendermen Took Stoughton To The Top Of The Charts

So What are some of your early rock ‘n’ roll  memories?  For Stoughton’s Bill Amundson, there’s one that happened REALLY ...

Yiddish Music Traditions With Lil Rev

Music is a cornerstone of Jewish culture, especially during holidays and festivals. Musician Lil Rev grew up in a musical ...

Drumming Up Empowerment

Drumming is much more than just music to Yorel Lashley.  It’s the vehicle to teaching children the importance of discipline, ...

Beloit College Archivist Arrives as a Student and Never Leaves

Beloit College is known as the ‘Harvard of the Midwest.’ It’s a place students come to learn and for Fred ...

Who Are Tom And Jerry And Why Are They A Cocktail?

It seems that every season has its cocktails. When the temperature drops and the snow piles up, people want a ...

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 ...

Randolph Woman’s Passion Propelled Her To Restore Hot Rods

Drive down Cemetery Road in Columbia County near Randolph and you’ll see some old hot rod muscle cars. Judging by ...

Mixed Martial Arts Part of American Dream for Young Guatemalan Immigrant

Felipe Martinez Donis tells the story of how he came to the United States. In 2005, Donis' father had taken ...

Woodworker Uses Frank Lloyd Wright’s 100-Year-Old Designs To Build Furniture

Nicole Atkinson was already building shelves and furniture when she was just a teenager. She went on to study mechanical ...

Chetek Barber Makes Lasting Impact

For the last 60 years, the people of Chetek have depended on two things. Good fishing and Harry Bossany. During ...

Friendship, Rainbows & Bronies: My Little Pony Convention Comes To Milwaukee

Matthew McConnell and Dan Asta recently became buddies. The two met just a few months ago at BronyCon in Baltimore, ...

Kitchen Dance: A Parent’s Legacy

Have you ever been at a wedding and caught a glimpse of your parents slow dancing? Maybe you marveled…or maybe ...