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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.” 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.. 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 more

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

Taking Liberties 4 Comments

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, 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.. 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.. 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.. 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 more

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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.. 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 more

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Sheboygan native Rick What’s your take? Write: editor@shepex.com. ,Expresso 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 more

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