| Aug 9, 2011
| 11:40 AM
I disagree with the one-sided approach Ed Schultz and MSNBC have taken in covering today's recall vote of state legislators in Wisconsin, but I praise the cable channel and its host for going out to the Midwest and covering this bellwether political and...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 3:43 PM
A bat found its way on board a Delta flight from Madison, Wisconsin heading to Atlanta. The bat caused a flap on the fight by flying around the cabin and swooping over the panicked passengers.
The battle ended with the little sucker flying into the...
| Aug 14, 2011
Our neighbor to the north has become a national newsmaker, wrenched by political battles, including attempts this month to recall lawmakers. Here are 10 things we can recall about Wisconsin:
1 Wisconsin is known as the Badger State because of lead miners...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Aug. 4 - Researchers have discovered a new strain of bacteria that sickens humans by way of tick bites and apparently poses a health risk that's unique to Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Doctors at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., along with public...
| Aug 21, 2011
My husband, Eric, and I are usually do-it-yourselfers, but on our first trip to the Boundary Waters between Canada and Minnesota, we paid an outfitter, who provided the tent, sleeping bags and meals — even a first-aid kit. Our fully outfitted...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 8:34 AM
Mitch joined FOX 4 in July of 2011. Mitch comes to the Kansas City area from Topeka where he worked at KSNT as an anchor.
He is originally from Junction City, KS and went to college at Fort Hays State University. While in college, Mitch won several...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 1:05 AM
1572: The St. Bartholomew's Day massacre of French Protestants at the hands of Catholics began in Paris.
1814: During the War of 1812, British forces invaded Washington, D.C., setting fire to the Capitol and the White House, as well as other buildings....
| Aug 29, 2011
| 10:16 AM
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wisconsin's farm crops are flourishing, yet agribusinesses are worried about the outlook for ethanol, a corn-based biofuel, and the global economy.
The corn harvest is projected to be 3.28 million acres this year, making Wisconsin...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 7:12 AM
MILWAUKEE (AP) — With buying from small, local, family-run farms becoming more popular, the results of a new study from Wisconsin could be surprising: It found that milk from big dairies is cleaner than that from small ones.
| Sep 15, 2011
Madison, Wis., has been declared the most educated American city in rankings compiled by Men's Health magazine.
The Wisconsin capital, which the magazine described as the city "where the average household has more degrees than a thermometer," edged...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 5:47 AM
Seattle is the fifth best educated city in the U.S., according to a survey from Men’s Health.
Madison, Wisconsin, which landed at number one on the list, was described by the magazine as the city “Madison, Wisconsin, where the average...