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STATIC-X Announce Wisconsin Death Trip 20th Anniversary Tour with DEVILDRIVER, DOPE

It's been four years since the tragic death of Wayne Static, who died of an accidental overdose. Now, his bandmates... The post STATIC-X Announce Wisconsin Death Trip 20th Anniversary Tour with DEVILDRIVER, DOPE appeared first on Metal Injection.
Tags: Music, Wisconsin, Tour Dates, Devildriver, Wayne Static, Dope, Static X


Wisconsin man uses ax on his property after spat over toys

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin police say a 34-year-old man who thought his wife damaged his action figures retaliated by taking an ax to the family’s car, television and laptop in the house. Madison Police Chief Mike Koval says the man called police just after 10 p.m. Sunday and told them he had too much […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Wisconsin, Oddities, Madison Wis, Mike Koval


UToledo's 'beer professor' to give keynote address at 10th annual Wisconsin Hop Seminar

(University of Toledo) The hop crop is a hot topic as the craft brewing industry's thirst for new, locally grown flavors and aromas powers how and where farmers grow the key ingredient in beer.
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In Wisconsin, Farmers May Soon Be Milking The Profits Of Solar Energy Instead Of Cows

Wisconsin, the Dairy State, may someday be known as the Solar State too. While solar is a boost for some struggling dairy farmers, others fear the fallout from turning their farm community into a solar production site.
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Solar State


Police Visit 90 Day Fiance’s Eric and Leida Amid Abuse Reports

There seems to be trouble at home for 90 Day Fiancé stars Eric and Leida Rosenbrook. The reality couple, who appeared on the TLC show’s sixth season, got a visit from the police on Sunday, January 20, amid online reports of abuse. Most Tumultuous Relationships in Reality TV History The Baraboo Police Department in Wisconsin confirmed to Us Weekly that officers visited the Rosenbrook home on Sunday morning but declined to provide further details. That same day, 90 Day Fiancé blogger J...
Tags: Instagram, Religion, Uncategorized, Wisconsin, US Weekly, Eric, John Yates, Hollywood Gossip, Baraboo Police Department, Leida Amid Abuse Reports, Leida Rosenbrook, Rosenbrook, Leida


Missing hiker turns up in Los Angeles

The search for a 64-year-old hiker who went missing in the Angeles National Forest over the weekend ended Monday when rescuers found out the man had hitchhiked to Los Angeles, a sheriff’s official said. The man and his son were hiking from the trailhead around the Angeles Crest Highway and Mount Wilson Road on Sunday, said sheriff’s Lt. Mark Lopez. “The son wanted to hike higher, and Dad said he’d meet him back at the car at the bottom,” Lopez said. The son contacted the Sheriff’s Department abo...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Wisconsin, Local News, Dad, Northern California, Missing Persons, Saugus, Department, Lopez, Manhattan Beach, LA County, San Dimas, Angeles Crest Highway


Angeles National Forest hiker missing for 2nd day

ALTADENA — A search resumed after daybreak Monday for a 58-year-old man who became separated from his adult son during a hike in the Red Box Trail area north of Altadena, authorities said. The men were hiking in the trailhead around the Angeles Crest Highway and Mount Wilson Road on Sunday, Lt. Mark Lopez of the Crescenta Valley sheriff’s station said. “The son wanted to hike higher, and dad said he’d meet him back at the car at the bottom,” Lopez said. The son contacted the sheriff’s department...
Tags: News, Sport, Soccer, Wisconsin, Local News, Missing Persons, Saugus, Altadena, Lopez, Manhattan Beach, Crescenta Valley, LA County, Angeles Crest Highway, Mark Lopez, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories SGVT


Voting Rights: Will Iowa Be The Next State To Let Felons Vote?

Republican Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds is looking to roll back the state’s ban on felon voting, she announced this week. Iowa is one of three states with constitutions that permanently ban convicted felons from voting unless the governor choses to restore the felon’s franchise. Reynolds proposed in her Condition of the State speech a constitutional amendment, which would need to go through the legislature, to change the current system, though the details of the proposal are still unclear. More than 5...
Tags: Texas, News, Supreme Court, Obama, Senate, Gop, Iowa, Wisconsin, Manhattan, Michigan, Doj, Trump, Benson, Tierney Sneed, State, Reynolds


2018 is Third Consecutive Year of Above-Average Catastrophe Activity, CoreLogic Report Shows

Annual natural hazard summary from CoreLogic details another above-average year for wildfire and flood events Irvine, CA – January 17, 2019 (BUSINESS WIRE) CoreLogic® (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled solutions provider, today released its annual Natural Hazard Report, which addresses the recent wildfires in California and severe rainfall- and hurricane-induced flooding throughout the nation as the leading catastrophes in 2018. Much like 2017, last y...
Tags: Hong Kong, Japan, Real Estate, California, Oregon, Virginia, Data, Report, Radio, Atlantic, Asia Pacific, Philippines, Wisconsin, Pacific, Hazard, Florence


"An affected or simpering smile; a silly, conceited, smiling look."

That's the definition of "smirk" in the (unlinkable) OED. I looked up the word because it was used over and over to refer to the smile on the face of the Covington Catholic schoolboy the media singled out to destroy over the weekend.When is a smile a "smirk"? The dictionary says, when it's affected or simpering or silly and conceited looking.But I'd like a deeper psychological explanation of what is supposed to be in the mind of the smirker and how observers of smiles decide they have a window i...
Tags: Psychology, Facebook, Law, Virginia, Self-esteem, Wisconsin, Catholic, John, Smiling, Howe, Ruth Graham, Jaltcoh, John Althouse Cohen, Ann Althouse, OED, Brett Kavanaugh


Church service gives thanks for missing teen’s safe return

CAMERON, Wis. (AP) — Residents of two Wisconsin communities gathered for a church service to give thanks for the safe return of a 13-year-old girl who was abducted and her parents were fatally shot. Jayme Closs escaped from the man accused of holding her captive for nearly three months on Jan. 10. The suspect, 21-year-old […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Wisconsin, Jayme Closs, CAMERON Wis


Coffee and Provocation

Life Lessons from Poet Mary Oliver Poet Mary Oliver has died at the age of 83. Her instructions for living were simple: “Pay attention. / Be astonished. / Tell about it.” Just Say NO to Frenchies National Geographic asks: Are We Loving French Bulldogs to Death? They and the breeders they talk to are missing the basic point: love and "responsible breeding" has nothing to do with the Frenchie. This is a dog defective by design and intent. Deformity is the breed description. Eat Like a B...
Tags: Pets, Hawaii, Wisconsin, Papua New Guinea, Lake Superior, Cooper, Kal El, PBurns, Apostle Islands, Mary Oliver Poet Mary Oliver, Frenchies National Geographic, Conservation Coffee Project, Scientific American Trolls Trump


The man in the middle.

"It was an aggressive display of physicality. They were rambunctious and trying to instigate a conflict. We were wondering where their chaperones were. He was really trying to defuse the situation."Said Chase Iron Eyes, an attorney with the Lakota People’s Law Project, quoted in "'It was getting ugly': Native American drummer speaks on the MAGA-hat-wearing teens who surrounded him" (WaPo).I am touched by the charity of "They were rambunctious." But I'm only guessing at what the video sounds like...
Tags: Law, Senate, Metaphor, Teenagers, Mouse, Ted Cruz, Ayn Rand, Wisconsin, Native Americans, Rats, Blood, Hats, Green Eggs, Meade, Ann Althouse, Emotional Politics


American team takes NLFPA Collegiate Bowl, 10-7

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Colorado’s Juwann Winfree made a spectacular 22-yard touchdown catch and Wisconsin’s Rafael Gaglianone made a 43-yard field goal to lead the American team to a 10-7 victory over the National squad Saturday at the Rose Bowl in the NFL Players Association Collegiate Bowl. Gaglianone made the winning field goal with 4 […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Sports, Ap, Wisconsin, National, Rose Bowl, Pasadena Calif, Rafael Gaglianone, Juwann Winfree, NFL Players Association Collegiate Bowl Gaglianone


How did Jake Patterson's life lead to Jayme Closs?

Alleged violent acts in northwestern Wisconsin leave family, friends with questions.
Tags: Wisconsin, Jake Patterson, Jayme Closs


No. 2 Michigan falls to Wisconsin, leaving No. 4 Virginia as lone unbeaten for now

The list of unbeaten teams in college basketball is down to just one — the No. 4 Virginia Cavaliers. No. 2 Michigan (17-1, 6-1 Big Ten) was unable to pull off a late comeback against unranked Wisconsin (12-6, 4-3 Big Ten) on Saturday afternoon, falling 64-54 for the Wolverines' first loss of the year.
Tags: News, Virginia, Wisconsin, Michigan, Wolverines, Virginia Cavaliers


No. 4 Michigan falls to unranked Wisconsin for its first loss of season

Here are three takeaways from the No. 4 Michigan Wolverines' first loss of the season, to the Wisconsin Badgers.            [Author: Detroit Free Press]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Michigan, Wisconsin Badgers, Michigan Wolverines, Detroit Free Press


Happ, Wisconsin hand No. 2 Michigan its first loss, 64-54

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Ethan Happ scored 26 points and had 10 rebounds as Wisconsin handed No. 2 Michigan its first loss of the season, breaking away in the final minute for a 64-54 victory Saturday. Fans rushed the floor after the Badgers (12-6, 4-3 Big Ten) finished off the upset. The Wolverines (17-1, 6-1) […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Wisconsin, Michigan, Badgers, Ethan Happ, Wolverines, Madison Wis, Happ Wisconsin


Foxconn May Slow Pace of Recruitment at New Wisconsin Plant

The biggest assembler of Apple Inc.’s iPhones, known as Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. in Taiwan and Asia, said it has adjusted the timeframe for recruitment and hiring at its $10 billion manufacturing facility in the U.S. state. “While Foxconn remains committed to creating 13,000 jobs in Wisconsin, we have adjusted our recruitment and hiring timeline,” the company said in a statement Friday. Foxconn, which set up its North American headquarters in Milwaukee, said earlier the factory has alrea...
Tags: Asia, Science, Milwaukee, Taiwan, Wisconsin, Foxconn, Apple Inc, Hon Hai Precision Industry Co, Foxconn May Slow Pace of Recruitment, New Wisconsin Plant


Foxconn May Delay Hiring Timeline for New Wisconsin Plant

The biggest assembler of Apple Inc.’s iPhones, known as Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. in Taiwan and Asia, said it has “adjusted” the timeframe for recruitment and hiring at its $10 billion manufacturing facility in the U.S. state. “While Foxconn remains committed to creating 13,000 jobs in Wisconsin, we have adjusted our recruitment and hiring timeline,” the company said in a statement Friday. Foxconn didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.
Tags: Asia, Science, Taiwan, Wisconsin, Foxconn, Apple Inc, Hon Hai Precision Industry Co


Badgers renew Chryst's deal through '23 season

Wisconsin renewed football coach Paul Chryst's five-year contract through January 2024 on Friday.
Tags: Football, Wisconsin, Chryst, Paul Chryst


Wisconsin renews contract for coach Paul Chryst

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin renewed football coach Paul Chryst’s five-year contract through January 2024 on Friday. Chryst is entering his fifth season with the Badgers, who wrapped up a relatively disappointing season at 8-5 (5-4 Big Ten) with a dominating 35-3 win in the Pinstripe Bowl over Miami. Chryst is 42-12 at Wisconsin and […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Wisconsin, Badgers, Chryst, Madison Wis, Pinstripe Bowl, Paul Chryst, Miami Chryst


Why Gus the pelican is stuck in a Wisconsin town until the government shutdown ends

The bird, somewhat rare to the area, was found lying in someone's yard, unable to fly, in the town of Lebanon on Thanksgiving 2018.            [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Lebanon, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Judge: GOP can’t block liberal group’s Twitter comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A federal judge says top Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature violated the First Amendment when they blocked a liberal advocacy group from seeing their Twitter feeds. U.S. District Judge William Conley sided with the group One Wisconsin Now on Friday. The judge ruled the legislators acted in their official government capacity […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Gop, Wisconsin, Wisconsin Legislature, Madison Wis, William Conley


Here is the criminal complaint against defendant Jake Patterson

On January 10, Wisconsin teenager Jayme Closs escaped from a home where she allegedly had been kept hidden and asked for help, police said, ending a nearly three-month search for her.
Tags: News, Stories, Wisconsin, Jake Patterson, Jayme Closs


Here is the criminal complaint against Jayme Closs' alleged kidnapper

On January 10, Wisconsin teenager Jayme Closs escaped from a home where she allegedly had been kept hidden and asked for help, police said, ending a nearly three-month search for her.
Tags: News, Stories, Wisconsin, Jayme Closs


Jayme Closs kidnapping: Here is the criminal complaint against defendant Jake Patterson

The criminal complaint filed against Jake Patterson details the accusations that he killed the parents of Wisconsin teenager Jayme Closs and abducted her and kept her in his home for nearly three months.
Tags: Cnn, Wisconsin, Jake Patterson, Jayme Closs


The NEVERENDING Weather Thread

Yesterday, Wisconsin had near record high temps, it was 83 at 5:30 PM where I live. It was a great day for golf or anything outdoorsy. Today its cooler but still very mild. We usually have our first hard freeze by now, but its not in the forecast for the next week. Looks like the weather will hold out for the Midwest Cyburbia Laefest on Thursday too! So...hows the weather over there? [Author: [email protected] (Chet)]
Tags: Wisconsin, Friday Afternoon Club, Chet, Midwest Cyburbia Laefest


WI Watchlist: Fiserv, Promega, Arrowhead, Basic-code, EnSync & More

The biggest news of the week from Wisconsin’s high-tech sectors was by far Brookfield-based Fiserv’s (NASDAQ: FISV) massive $22 billion deal to acquire First Data (NYSE: FDC). Meanwhile, here are some headlines and happenings you might’ve missed:—Basic-code raised nearly $250,000 in equity funding, according to an SEC filing. The Brookfield, WI-based startup, which offers sales analysis and forecasting software, pulled in more than $736,000 in equity financing last February. Founder and preside...
Tags: Deals, Energy, Startups, Trends, Tech, Vc, Software, Wisconsin, Brookfield, SEC, Cleantech, Life Sciences, Resmed, Fiserv, Exabyte, Wisconsin Economic Development Corp