20 Things to Do in Menomonie & Pepin County

From the shores of Lake Menomin to the towering riverside bluffs of Wisconsin’s west coast, there is so much beauty in the Pepin County and Menomonie area. With historical museums, gorgeous trails, and plenty of arts and entertainment, Wisconsin’s…

4 Can't-Miss Activities in Wisconsin Dells

Wisconsin Dells is known nation-wide as being the Waterpark Capital of the World, and while that’s true, there is so much more fun to be had outside of the city’s many waterparks. Whether you’re in town for the first time or the 100th,…

Wisconsin Business Owner Stresses the Importance of Prostate Cancer Screening

Did you know that one in every nine men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime?   John Dirkse, a Wisconsin business owner, came face-to-face with that statistic. Dirkse serves as the Executive Vice President of…

10 Things to Do at the International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival

The cultivation of ginseng in Marathon County began in the late 1800s, but has been used by eastern cultures for healing purposes for thousands of years. Marathon County is the nation’s ginseng capital and exports 95% of the ginseng nationwide,…

15 Things to Do in Kenosha

Midway between Milwaukee and Chicago, Kenosha is a vibrant city that is full of history, charm, and more than a few unexpected surprises. From vintage streetcars and Civil War history, to jousting knights and Wisconsin’s only velodrome –…

10 Things to Do in Manitowoc and Two Rivers

Just seven miles apart from one another on the Lake Michigan coast, Manitowoc and Two Rivers offer visitors a fantastic blend of history, beauty and adventure. From the wonders that lie at the bottom of Lake Michigan, to the farm fields and…

10 Things to Look Out For at Madison Craft Beer Week

From May 4 to May 13, Wisconsin beer aficionados and brewers alike are coming together to celebrate the wide variety that the state has to offer. Not someone who knows the difference between a beer’s gravity, IBU and turbidity? Not a problem.…

A Wisconsin Woman's Five Tips for Simple Living

Written by Jodi Pliszka Were you able to join my daughter and I, and our mini-donkeys, in our Discover Wisconsin and Group Health Trust video?  The donkeys were the stars of the show!  Let’s talk about something that is happening to us…

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