First Snow for Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan This Weekend
More rain and snow showers will follow for Monday across Minnesota, Wisconsin, upper Michigan and northern Ontario ... can dip near to below freezing at times during the daylight hours, after including wind, actual temperature, precipitation and other ...
Minnesota requires fewer classroom hours than other states. Does it matter?
As educators across the nation pushed for students to spend more time in school, Berenz and Haugen had to convince parents that less time would be beneficial -- even though Minnesota ... high-school days. Wisconsin requires 100 more hours of instruction ...
Good Question: How Many Minnesotans Own Cabins?
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Anyone who has sat in traffic on I-94 headed north on a Friday knows that Minnesota’s cabin culture is the real deal. But how many Minnesotans actually ... of Minnesotans with properties in Wisconsin, Iowa or the Dakotas.
A Letter to Scott Walker From a Wisconsin Teacher
On Saturday, February 19, 2011, I sent the following letter to Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker ... for a grand total of 2000 hours per year. Part of the teachers’ arguments regarding their time is that no one sees how many hours they work at home ...
Smoky haze across Wisconsin caused by Minnesota blaze
A huge forest fire in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in Minnesota has sent ash and smoke across vast sections of Wisconsin, including metro Milwaukee, where air quality spiked to unhealthy levels for many people ... rises for a few hours.