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Waupaca Veterans Repurpose Mobility Devices For Fellow Veterans

There are a lot of different kinds of freedoms, but one most of us take for granted is freedom of ...

A Walk With A Wisconsin Rabologist

If you have ever gone for a walk in the woods, it’s likely you found a nice long slender branch ...

Kayaking The Mississippi Backwaters

As Maureen McCollum begins her new journey as the producer of Wisconsin Life, we thought it'd be fun to revisit ...

Deep Net Smelting

Along the northern Wisconsin shores of Lake Superior, smelting is still a strong tradition. WPR’s Rich Kremer went to Superior ...

Appleton Man Works To Preserve, Restore The Fox River Locks For Boaters

Not everyone finds their life's passion as a child. But Bob Stark did. There's even a photo of it happening. ...

Wildest Dreams

Sometimes just taking a few steps away from the buildings and cars of urban sprawl can reveal a break from ...

Wisconsin’s First Mountain Lion

161 years ago Wisconsin’s first mountain lion met its end, and that’s where our story begins. B.J. Hollars reveals the ...

Rethinking Ownership

Twenty-five years ago, we moved onto our 1 1/2 acres just outside Manitowoc city limits and took Ownership of the land. ...

The Case Of The Two-Headed Calf

The Billboard had promised gasoline, sandwiches, and the opportunity to see a two-headed calf named "Heady". Standing in The Pit ...

It’s Us or Them

When my wife and I moved out into the sticks in central Wisconsin from about 30 years ago, we looked ...

Moving North

In the fall of 2016 I resigned from my 25 year teaching career in Milwaukee, sold my east side condo ...

Barb Carey Introduces Women To Ice Fishing

If you go out to a frozen lake at this time of year, chances are good you’ll see a guy ...

Dogsledding In Northern Wisconsin

Dogsledding has been a family affair for writer Julie Buckles. She and her husband Charly Ray caught the bug when ...

Frozen Assets

It was a crop that required no seeds. No one had to turn over a single furrow of earth or ...

Wisconsin Life #512: “Engines of Change”

Wisconsin Life host Angela Fitzgerald gets an up-close and personal look at the Milwaukee Fire Historical Society's Fire Museum. Fitzgerald ...