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Audio | March 29, 2017
Vata Edari always loved chocolate. And reading about it and experimenting with chocolate became a refuge for her from her work as a successful criminal defense attorney. But when people began to take notice of her chocolate, her hobby became a business. Edari tells us about her path from law to chocolate. 
Audio | February 17, 2017
Anytime is booyah time in northeastern Wisconsin. But Chris Seroogy finds it particularly good when the snow flies.
Audio | February 15, 2017
It’s hard to imagine that any musician could be as prolific as Jay Anderson. The saxophonist performs nearly every night, has started his own record label, and grows his own food.
Seed Library
Video | January 24, 2017
Gardener and librarian Cindy Mischnick helped start La Crosse's Seed Library where patrons can "check out" seeds, plant them and return the new seeds to the library to keep the collection growing.     
Fishing Wall of Shame
Video | January 20, 2017
Dr. Dayle Quigley and Dr. Bob Swenson have heard a lot of fish tales. But even more often, the Hayward ER docs have seen a lot of fishermen who have ended up on the wrong end of a lure. That led Dr. Swenson to build a shrine to those who had their Up North fishing trips end in an unexpected way.
Audio | December 23, 2016
It seems like the back to school sales are barely over when the Christmas trees start to appear. The commercial drive of the holidays may seem like a modern problem but historian John Gurda tells us about the spending frenzy that gripped 19th century Milwaukee.
Audio | November 23, 2016
Produced by the West Bend Aluminum Company, the Penguin Hot and Cold Server was an essential cocktail party piece in the late 1940s and 1950s. As part of our continuing look at the objects that tell Wisconsin’s story, Ann Glasscock tells us about the Penguin Server and its place on Wisconsin’s tables. This story was produced in partnership with Wisconsin 101.
Greenwash Blog
Video | November 17, 2016
When Jess Brandt became a parent she wanted to make sure everything her child consumed or played with would be the safest possible. Companies selling natural products sent her samples to review, hoping to land on Brandt's recommended list. When one company instead ended up on her list of "greenwashers" for lying about what was in their product, they were essentially forced out of business.
Wisconsin Life #409: “Making Magic”
Video | November 16, 2016
Meet a classically trained cellist who’s putting a modern spin on music, a blogger who’s exposing dishonest business practices, a mathematics-inspired furniture maker, a man who holds the key to an incredible collection of artifacts, and a highly skilled Magic: The Gathering competitor.
Philippe Coquard
Video | November 3, 2016
Philippe Coquard arrived in Wisconsin in 1984 as a French exchange student with 500 years of family tradition riding on his shoulders.  Thirty years later he has parlayed that experience into a career at Wollersheim Winery where he has made a life for himself and his family at one of the most successful Midwest wineries.

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