Distracted Driving

The Consequences of Distracted Driving

By: David Pabst, Director, WisDOT Bureau of Transportation Safety Over the last 30-plus years, I’ve worn several hats. This includes 23 years wearing a State Patrol Stetson – serving as a trooper, inspector, sergeant, lieutenant and captain…

Symptoms of Childhood Asthma

Although it is difficult to predict which children will develop asthma, studies have identified certain risk factors for asthma in children: Diagnosed allergies, including skin and food allergies or allergic rhinitis (hay fever) A family…
America's Bicycleland

America’s Bicycleland: 5x3 must-ride bike routes

As one of the top bicycle-friendly states in the U.S., Wisconsin boasts thousands of miles of fantastic bike trails. Here are six of my favorite biking communities, and three paths to explore at each:
Motorcycling on Hwy 236

Ride Wisconsin: 6 top motorcycling destinations

Whether you’re a serious rider or a weekend warrior, Wisconsin is a top destination for motorcyclists. Here are a few of my favorite places to discover by motorcycle:
Wheel of cheese

Q&A: Behind-the-scenes at Roelli Cheese Haus

I caught up with fourth-generation cheesemaker, Chris Roelli. He owns and operates Roelli Cheese Haus in Shullsburg, Wis. So how did this whole cheese-making thing happen? I grew up in the business, worked in the cheese factory with my dad…
Filming Milwaukee episode

Recap: Discover Wisconsin Day, August 2

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A big, huge, giant THANK YOU to all of our fans who came out to the State Fair to celebrate Discover Wisconsin Day with us. The day sure was one to remember! For starters, it marked the first time the Discover Team filmed together. (Collin, Mariah, Libby and I are filming a new episode about Milwaukee.) We got to cheer on a few of our fans who competed in the brat-eating and Sprecher root beer float-drinking contests. (The winner of the brat-eating contest took down 7 brats!) And each of the co-hosts even got a caricature done. Can you tell who is who?!
Wade House

Q&A: Behind-the-scenes at Wade House

We’re returning to the time of stagecoach travel in a community where Yankee refinement met the Wisconsin wilderness. Here’s David Simmons, Site Director for Wade House in Greenbush, Wis.: Tell us about Wade House. Why is this historic site special?

"DISC"over Wisconsin: A Growing Sport

In 2007 the world of disc golf converged on Wisconsin as the small town of Highbridge hosted the Disc Golf World Championships at the Highbridge Hills Sports Complex. Well, since then it’s safe to say the sport has been flying high in Wisconsin.…

Fox Ridge Candles

Racine Danish Kringles

A Coffee Class with Berres Brothers Cafe

Fire Starters from Eco Fire

Plan a Trip with Circle Wisconsin

Create Your Own Wine with Duck Creek Wine

Bath Bombs from Baabbly Bath and Body

Healthy Meals from Superior Small Batch

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