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2015-05-04 23:07:27

Dermatology Associates of Wisconsin and Forefront Dermatology urge patients to get yearly skin exams for early Melanoma detection during skin cancer awareness month. MANITOWOC,

2015-05-03 16:20:14

HAYWARD, Wis., May 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker was presented with a Henry Big Boy Steel .44 Magnum rifle at the 50(th) Annual Governor's Fishing Opener on May 1,

2015-04-30 16:34:56

SCRANTON, Pa., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating the latest artwork of New York-based artists Eric and Heather ChanSchatz, the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art (MMoCA) in Madison,

2015-04-30 08:33:05

Company Continues Support of Wright's Legacy as Regional Sponsor for 2015 Chicago Architectural Biennial RACINE, Wis., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson unveils Frank Lloyd

2015-04-30 08:24:09

Appleton, Wisconsin drivers use service coupons to reduce cost of automotive maintenance APPLETON, Wis., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Drivers looking to extend the life of

2015-04-28 12:25:09

MILWAUKEE, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Wisconsin Energy Corporation (NYSE: WEC) will issue its first quarter 2015 earnings news release before the stock market opens on Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

2015-04-27 23:03:08

Ticket Down has slashed all ticket prices for Jimmy Buffett's upcoming performances at the Alpine Valley Music Theatre in Elkhorn, WI and at the Isleta Amphitheater in Albuquerque, NM.

2015-04-27 20:21:18

BELOIT, Wis., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark J.

2015-04-24 16:23:16

BELOIT, Wis., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) announced today that it plans to release its first quarter 2015 financial results before the market opens on

2015-04-24 12:22:22

Natural gas and solar-powered Riverside Energy Center expansion seeks state approval MADISON, Wis., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers will benefit from the addition of reliable,


Latest Wisconsin Reference Libraries

Beast of Bray Road
2014-04-22 14:12:17

Beast of Bray Road The Beast of Bray Road is a cryptid roaming the area of Elkhorn, Wisconsin and from northern Illinois to Vancouver Island, Canada. It has been labeled as werewolf in local news articles but has never been observed transforming from human to a wolf. It has been described in various accounts as being bear-like, resembling Bigfoot and wolf-like and being able to walk on two legs. Its size varies from two to four feet tall when on all four legs, and around seven feet tall...

Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
2013-11-22 11:59:03

The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest is a 1,530,647 acre United States National Forest located in northern Wisconsin within the United States. Much of the old growth forest within the area was ruined by logging early in the 20th century. Some of the trees that remain growing there today were planted by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s. As they are legally two separate national forests – the Chequamegon National Forest and the Nicolet National Forest – the areas were...

2012-06-14 10:47:15

Symbol: SAPE12 Group: Dicot Family: Salicaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Tree Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   SABA2 Salix babylonica auct. non L. p.p.   SABL2 Salix ×blanda Andersson (pro sp.)   SABL3 Salix blanda Andersson, database artifact   SAEL4 Salix elegantissima K. Koch   SAPEB Salix pendulina Wender. var. blanda (Andersson) Meikle ex anon., ined.   SAPEE Salix pendulina...

2012-06-15 05:47:17

Symbol: LEWI2 Group: Lichen Family: Lecanoraceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Lecanoraceae Genus   Lecanora Ach. – rim lichen Species   Lecanora wisconsinensis H. Magn. – Wisconsin rim lichen

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Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.