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2014-08-27 12:24:34

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: Gale Klappa - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wisconsin Energy Corporation (NYSE: WEC) What: Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference Klappa will present an overview of Wisconsin Energy's business strategy and provide an update on the company's financial outlook. When: Wednesday, Sept. 3, at 10:45 a.m. Central time Where: Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers...

2014-08-27 12:21:17

Car Credit Center provides bad credit car loans in Oshkosh and Appleton APPLETON, Wisc., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Car Credit Center, located in Oshkosh and Appleton, Wisconsin assists drivers of all backgrounds, no matter whether they have bad credit or no credit, to find a reliable vehicle that has a manageable price and that can be paid off in due time. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140827/140334 Having assisted thousands of individuals and families,...

2014-08-26 23:18:09

WCET is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 WCET Outstanding Work award: Capella University, Colorado Technical University, Excelsior College, Northern Virginia Community College, and University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Since 2004, the WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET) has been presenting the WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) award to colleges, universities, and organizations who are implementing exceptionally creative,...

2014-08-26 23:01:59

Women In Trucking Association (WIT) has organized its third Ride-Along this year. This time, Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Secretary Mark Gottlieb will be exploring opportunities for women in the transportation industry. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 This Friday, August 29, Secretary Gottlieb will share the cab with a highly qualified female driver, Lisa Buhrow. As a commercial OTR driver for Walmart, Buhrow hopes more women join her and consider the open road as a viable...

2014-08-22 12:28:05

State's Largest Online Public School Welcomes Students Back September 2 McFARLAND, Wis., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Students at Wisconsin Virtual Academy (WIVA), a tuition-free online public charter school that serves students in grades K-12, will return to classes September 2 for another year of learning, inspiration and growth. "We can't wait to welcome all of our new and returning families to WIVA," says Dr. Leslye Moraski Erickson, Head of School for WIVA. "Here's...

2014-08-22 12:24:09

Inspiring and Notable Event to be Held in Sheboygan, WI This September 9-14. SHEBOYGAN, Wis., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The best amateur sailing professionals from around the world will compete this September 9-14 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. What's exciting about this competition is that the participants are all blind. Event organizers announced the participants of this international event will include teams from: -- Australia -- Canada -- Great Britain -- Italy --...

2014-08-21 12:21:20

Osseo Auto's latest muscle car is all new for 2014 EAU CLAIRE, Wis., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Chevrolet Corvette has a long history of brutal speed and terrifying power all packaged in small gorgeous styling. So when Chevy redesigned this American icon of muscle car superiority, they had a lot to live up to. But the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray in Eau Claire, Wis. does more than live up to the history of those that came before it; it handily bests them all....

2014-08-20 23:12:47

Wisconsin Health System joins Explorys network to support population health initiatives. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Explorys, the leader in big data-driven healthcare transformation, today announced that Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network, a Wisconsin regional academic medical center and health network, has joined the Explorys Network to enable clinical integration initiatives. Froedtert & the Medical College health network includes three...

2014-08-20 23:07:19

New IDC report profiles how the spreadsheet-inspired work management tool automates workflows, mobile updates and increases efficiencies for Colliers team. Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Smartsheet, the collaborative work management tool used by nearly 50,000 paying organizations and millions of users worldwide, today announced that Colliers International | Wisconsin, the largest full-service commercial and residential real estate firm in Wisconsin, has deployed its...

2014-08-18 23:05:48

Ostenso works with team to improve process for pet treats and jerky manufacturing. Menomonie, WI (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Roy Ostenso has teamed with Vets Plus, Inc. as Project Manager for pet treats and jerky manufacturing. Ostenso brings extensive leadership experience to his role in product development for companion animals. Ostenso has over 20 years of experience in the computer hardware and software industry, having spent ten years as CEO/COO for TAPEDISK Corporation after positions...


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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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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