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Wis. Man Killed After Following Through On Threats To Bomb Apartment

RICE LAKE, Wis. (AP/WCCO) — Police say a man in a small northwestern Wisconsin community was killed after he followed through on his threat to explode a bomb in his apartment building. 125 more words


Priebus To Dems: "Grow Up"

Wisconsin’s Reince Priebus says President Barack Obama should tell his fellow Democrats to “grow up” and accept that they lost the November election. Priebus will be the incoming president’s chief of staff — and he says it’s “disappointing” and “irresponsible” for Georgia House Democrat and civil rights advocate John Lewis to bring up the legitimacy of a Trump presidency. 104 more words

State News

Day 261 - Dog Walk Challenge

The walk on Day 261 was brisk but pleasant. Really brisk, actually.

Date: January 15, 2017
Location: Minocqua, Wisconsin
Length: 1.2 Miles
Temperature: -8° F (-22.2° C) 6 more words


Hazardous travel likely later today into Tuesday

Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 3 pm this afternoon to noon Tuesday…

The National Weather Service in green bay has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for mixed precipitation…which is in effect from 3 pm this afternoon to noon Tuesday. 191 more words

Lakeshore News

Wis. Black Residents Reflect On Obama's Legacy On MLK Day

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Landing between President Barack Obama’s last major public appearance and President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, this Martin Luther King Day takes on added significance for many blacks in Wisconsin. 457 more words


Mallard Ducks Hudson Wisconsin

In addition to Trumpeter Swans there were also quite a few ducks along the Saint Croix River. Someone must be feeding the ducks because this one walked right up to me. 101 more words


Here's Choppy - The View From the Couch Edition

Happy Monday! I hope you had a great weekend. Did you find Choppy on Friday? If not, here’s where she was hiding.