What Wisconsin districts offer best return on investment?
Around Milwaukee, that would be Wauwatosa, Grafton or Mukwonago, according to a report from the Center for American Progress , a left-leaning think tank based in Washington, D.C. The study compares the math and reading scores of over 7,000 school districts to per-pupil expenditures, with adjustments for factors falling outside of a district's ... (more)
Animal of the day: the horse
To cap off the last day of the fair, I decided to make some friends in the horse barn.
Addressing a quiet crisis of rural life
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
The Janesville Gazette
Good weekend for walkers, rummage addicts and Beatles fans
Luminaries honoring loved ones light the way for walkers during the Walworth County Relay for Life, held Saturday, July 18-19, from 6 p.m. to 8 a.m. at the Walworth County Fairgrounds in Elkhorn.
Candidate forums coming up for District 97 state assembly, Waukesha County Sheriff's races
To better know the candidates and learn their positions for two of the contested races, the Waukesha County Business Alliance is hosting two forums.
Canine Fun Fest
The German Shepherd Dog Club in Big Bend is proudly hosting the 2nd Annual Canine Fun Fest Saturday July 19th, 9:00-5:30.
First-of-its kind program in state proposed to keep Mukwonago kids safe at school
"We started having the discussion after the Sandy Hook incident, and the way society is going.
Officials contemplate putting officers in Mukwonago elementary schools
WISN 12 NEWS AT 10:00 CONTINUES. NEW AT 10:00, MUKWONAGO POLICE ARE CALLING IT A RADICAL MOVE BUT A NECESSARY ONE.
School of 'gills
Bradford Paulson, of Mukwonago, has a cabin with his parents in Lake Tomahawk. He was visiting over the Fourth of July holiday and took a number of photographs, including this one of a school of bluegills that seems to be interested in something on the water's surface.
Senior Care Resource Group of WI
The SeniorCare Resource Group of Wisconsin, Inc., based in New Berlin, WI, presents its June 2012 Education Series entitled "Crime, Cons, and Scams against Seniors".
Wisconsin anglers found with 100 walleyes over their limit
Five Wisconsin anglers face fines and court costs of as much as $1,725 each after being found with 100 walleyes over their limit on Devils Lake.
School supply drive to help needy families in Waukesha County
For the 15th consecutive year, the BackPack Coalition Inc. will provide backpacks and school supplies to students with financial constraints in Waukesha County to help them participate and succeed in school.