September 26, 2014 - 1:34am
Lawrence University has a student body of about 1,500 people. Photo: Pat Dye (CC-BY-NC-SA).
Lawrence University, a private four-year institution in Appleton, will help students transfer from public two-year colleges to join its student body.
September 24, 2014 - 7:00pm
Plum Island and its lighthouse, off the tip of Door County. Photo: Dan (CC-BY-NC-ND).
The U.S. Coast Guard is planning to replace a lighthouse lens that’s more than 100 years old in Door County.
September 24, 2014 - 3:28pm
The federal government is selling off lighthouses in the Northeast and Great Lakes regions of the United States. The executive director of the Door County Maritime Museum talks about a lighthouse being auctioned in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin.
September 23, 2014 - 12:29pm
After a long period of decline, water levels in all five Great Lakes are actually above September averages for the first time since the 1990s — something that an NOAA specialist says is likely due to above-average levels of snow and rain runoff over the past two years.
September 22, 2014 - 8:44pm
The U.S. Forest Service has issued updated reports on how climate change will affect 16 million acres of forestland in northern Wisconsin and the western U.P.
September 22, 2014 - 1:13pm
A small museum in De Pere is exhibiting a collection of presidential memorabilia that features several hand-written letters from presidents and what may be some of Abraham Lincoln's china.
September 19, 2014 - 8:41pm
A fatal shooting in Brown County last Saturday night was the fourth this year that involved both a murder and a suicide.
September 18, 2014 - 7:45pm
Lawrence University in Appleton has received its largest donation in the school's long history.
September 18, 2014 - 2:27pm
Tobacco user surcharges are becoming increasingly common. Photo: Greg Jordan (CC-BY-NC-ND).
City workers in Manitowoc will be tested for nicotine this fall and charged more for health insurance if they smoke.
September 18, 2014 - 1:08am
About 640,000 gallons of manure spilled out of a dairy farm in southern Door County on Monday morning.