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Jury selected in Wisconsin raw milk trial
The licensing trial of a Wisconsin dairy farmer who supporters say is being targeted for selling raw milk opened Monday with prosecutors maintaining that raw milk is not at issue.
Raw milk activists descend upon Baraboo
Self-described food rights activists from around the U.S. will be rallying all week across from the Sauk County Courthouse to support dairy farmer Vernon Hershberger.
Sun May 19, 2013
Hectored by flies, whooping cranes still struggling in Wisconsin
A swarm of black flies at the Necedah National Wildlife Refuge appears to be the best explanation for why endangered whooping cranes are abandoning their nests, but the pesky insects might not be the only reason the birds are struggling in Wisconsin.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Daily Page
Vernon Hershberger raw milk trial set to begin in Baraboo
What could prove to be one of the most important trials of the decade begins in Baraboo on Monday, May 20.
Fri May 17, 2013
The trial of Vernon Hershberger, another raw milk farmer facing prison time for producing real food
Just a few days remain before Amish raw milk farmer Vernon Hershberger of Wisconsin faces a corrupt legal system with an ingrown vendetta against the production and distribution of real food.
Wed May 15, 2013
Convicted Felon Missing from Lincoln Co.
The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office and the Department of Corrections are searching for a convicted felon who appears to be on the run.
NBC Bay Area
Neighbor Call Cops Over Frog Mating Calls
Police were called when a neighbor made a noise complaint. When they arrived they found that the loud disturbing noises were the sounds of frogs fornicating.
Tue May 14, 2013
Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter
Raw milk advocates plan rally outside Wisconsin trial
Hundreds of raw milk advocates are expected to attend a Wisconsin dairy farmer's trial next week in Baraboo, where supporters have rented a nearby theater to monitor the proceedings and hold a rally.
"Raw milk" trial begins next week
BARABOO, Wis Hundreds of raw milk supporters from throughout the country are expected to converge on Baraboo next week for the trial of a dairy farmer charged with illegally selling unpasteurized milk.
Mon May 13, 2013
Daily Jefferson County Union
Windsor woman is 66th "Alice'
By Mark DiSilva Special to the Union BRILLION - Kristin Lyn Natzke Olson, 25, of Windsor was selected Friday night as Wisconsin's 66th Alice in Dairyland, besting out three other finalists.
Fri May 10, 2013
All Over the Map
Waukesha: Wisconsin Zombie Mud Run . If you're worried about a zombie apocalypse, and who isn't these days, you might want to train by taking in this run held Saturday on the grounds of the Waukesha County Expo Center, 1000 Northview Road.
Thu May 09, 2013
Baraboo man charged with possessing child porn
John L. Lomax, 50, of Baraboo, was charged Thursday with possession of child pornography following a Tuesday search of his home, according to a statement from the Wisconsin attorney general's office.
Wed May 08, 2013
Students Edited into Mock Porn Ads in Baraboo
Outrage over a Facebook page posting photos of middle school students made to look like pornography ads caused its takedown this week.
Mon May 06, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Let Ter: 'Big Top' FdL library event huge success
Hundreds turned out for a day of circus-themed fun. On any given day, you'll find many wonderful volunteers at the Fond du Lac Public Library, but that Saturday was something out of the ordinary.
Sun May 05, 2013
Circus World Museum faces uncertain future
Off-season at Circus World Museum, and magician Tristan Crist works through his repertoire of tricks and illusions, trying to thrill a crowd of 10 spectators in a theater that seats 350.
Fri May 03, 2013
Steve Freese, Executive Director of Circus World Museum in Baraboo, is one of the guests on Capitol City Sunday this weekend.
Thu May 02, 2013
Baraboo National Bank told by Federal Reserve to bolster soundness
The parent company of Baraboo National Bank, already under special scrutiny by one regulator, has been told by the Federal Reserve to take steps to bolster its financial soundness.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Lawmakers likely won't take over Baraboo Circus World Museum
Lawmakers likely will not approve having the state take over operations of the Circus World Museum in Baraboo, the heads of the Legislature's budget committee said Tuesday.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
WBAY-TV Green Bay
Wis. dairy co-op to lay off more than 100 workers
A large Wisconsin dairy cooperative plans to close a cheese plant, idle another plant indefinitely and lay off more than 100 employees.