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I do believe that my buddy Herbie was onto something when he said, “I swear the Russians have learned to dick with our U.S. weather through their fancy commie computers, I kid you not.” Read more

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Milwaukee Public Schools announced that they will remain closed Tuesday, as the coldest air the region has experienced in over a decade continued to freeze the city. Monday's expected high temperature of just -8 degree ties Milwaukee's all-time re.. Read more

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There's a big reason climate change differs from so many public policy challenges: unlike other crises, addressing the planet's major environmental crisis truly requires mass consensus. Indeed, because fixing the problem Read more

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After beginning my reporting career under an editor I considered unnaturally obsessed with the day's weather... Read more

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Love takes a tour around the world during the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music’s voice faculty concert. Featured songs will relay the day’s theme of love via a variety of languages. Kathleen Sonnetag, Marle Sabo, Kathleen Matts, Read more

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Residents of Galveston Island recently faced this question, and, according to reports I’ve seen, nearly 40% of its population chose the latter.  They decided to ride out Hurricane Ike, which made landfall on Saturday morning around 2:00 a.m. local.. Read more

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Tropical storm Fay, now sitting between Hispaniola and Cuba, appears an imminent threat to the U.S.  The severity and locality of this threat, however, is uncertain.The 2 p.m. EDT advisory on Fay by the National Hurricane Center (NHC) projects a l.. Read more

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March Madness is unbelievable.  In my opinion, it's the best time of the year for sports, with college football bowl season a close second.  Unfortunately, my bracket was royally screwed during the first weekend of the tournament when both UConn a.. Read more

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As a late boomer, I strained to read thetiny type of the 1,000 album reviews crammed into the Classic Rock guide. An early boomer might go blind. But withmagnifying glass in hand, the effort of reading th,Books Read more


With the launch of the space shuttle Endeavour on Tuesday morning, NASA began a 16-day mission to the International Space Station (ISS) to install part of a Japanese laboratory and the Canadian Space Agency's two-armed gargantuan robotic system Sp.. Read more

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If Tittsworthwas a cartoon character, he coul Tittsworth performs on Friday, Feb.22, at Moct (240 E. Pittsburgh Ave.). Faraz Farzam and ,Club Noise Read more

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Sheboygan native Rick What’s your take? Write: ,Expresso Read more

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Michael Gray’s Hand Me My Travelin’ Shoes (Bloomsbury)reports on the life of Hand Me My Travelin’ Shoes ,Books Read more