Leaked opinion that would repeal Roe v. Wade rocks Wisconsin races for governor, US Senate

The leaked US Supreme Court draft opinion that would overturn Roe v. Wade could immediately reinstate Wisconsin’s 173-year-old abortion ban, placing the issue front-and-center in the state’s 2022 campaigns for the US Senate and governor. The opinion won’t be final until it’s formally issued by the court, and until that time, abortion remains legal in … Read more

Facing declining enrollment and stagnant revenue, some Wisconsin schools are cutting staff

Staring at stagnant revenue and declining enrollment, many Wisconsin school districts are reducing their number of teaching and support staff positions. These steps are leading, in some cases, to larger class sizes and the loss of some programs. Jon Bales, executive director of the Wisconsin Association of School District Administrators, said districts with fewer budgetary … Read more

Marathon County residents express concerns about mining company’s plans to drill for gold

Some Marathon County residents expressed fears Tuesday that a mining company’s plans to drill for gold and other minerals in central Wisconsin may lead to water contamination. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel first reported that mining company GreenLight Metals had applied with Marathon County for an exploration permit. Exploratory drilling marks the first step for any … Read more

352 – Com Rents – NXDN NEXEDGE 4800

352 – Com Rents – NXDN NEXEDGE 4800 https://www.radioreference.com/apps/db/?sid=8712 Com Rents RadioIDs & Radio Alpha Tag(Over the Air Alias) – March,2022 Logged Info – Arizona________________________________________________________________________________________________Talkgroup: 1000 –TG=1000 RID=10001 [ BASE]TG=1000 RID=10006 [TRUCK 126]TG=1000 RID=10011 [TRUCK 131]TG=1000 RID=10013 [TRUCK 133]TG=1000 RID=10021 [TRUCK 141]TG=1000 RID=10024 [TRUCK 146]TG=1000 RID=10028 [TRUCK 151]TG=1000 RID=10033 [TRUCK 153]________________________________________________Talkgroup: 1080 – Core RM … Read more

Judge rules Cedarburg School District failed to properly investigate racial harassment

An Ozaukee County Circuit Court judge on Friday largely ruled in favor of a Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction directive requiring Cedarburg School District to “seriously address” racial harassment and discrimination at its schools. The ruling affirmed DPI’s verdict from last summer that the district had failed to adequately investigate a student’s reports of racial … Read more

Tiny fern turns out to be a big find for one Wisconsin family

Monona resident Ben Redding was hiking with his two kids and their dog in Sauk County last summer when they spotted something unusual. “We were checking out some cool rock formations, and we were just walking along a little deer path, and I looked along the rock ledge and I noticed this tiny fern,” Redding … Read more

ANS-121 AMSAT News Service Weekly Bulletins for May 1 – AMSAT

AMSAT NEWS SERVICEANS-121 The AMSAT News Service bulletins are a free, weekly news and information service of AMSAT, The Radio Amateur Satellite Corporation. ANS publishes news related to Amateur Radio in Space including reports on the activities of a worldwide group of Amateur Radio operators who share an active interest in designing, building, launching and … Read more

How trees collaborate to build healthy forests together

Did you know that trees are social creatures, sharing nutrients and information with each other? They learn and remember. And thanks to the pioneering research of forest ecologist Suzanne Simard, we now know that a forest has its own kind of intelligence. Simard’s work has also resonated beyond the scientific world. Her concept of the … Read more

Kewaunee County dairy CAFO sues DNR over permit barring future expansion

A controversial dairy farm in Kewaunee County is suing state environmental regulators over changes to its wastewater permit that strengthen groundwater monitoring and prevent the operation from expanding beyond its current size. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources issued the modified permit to Kinnard Farms in Casco on March 25. The changes are tied to … Read more