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2015-01-27 08:36:29

-- Tuition-free online public charter school encourages families to explore educational options -- MCFARLAND, Wisc., Jan.

2015-01-27 08:22:41

Ubersox Auto Group is highlighting the 60th anniversary of the Chrysler 300 PLATTEVILLE, Wis., Jan.

2015-01-26 16:26:02

BELOIT, Wis., Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark J.

2015-01-24 23:01:07

Scott Campbell Insurance Agency debuts a new charity campaign in Waukesha, WI to support The Women’s Center by hosting a collections drive to help fulfill the wish list of the organizations

2015-01-23 23:01:06

Wisconsin-based dry cleaners are facing risks of reduced property value and fear of large clean-up costs due to the environmental impacts of previously used solvents.

2015-01-22 12:22:58

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., Jan.

2015-01-21 08:29:47

Largest Amount Raised in History CLEVELAND, Jan.

2015-01-20 12:30:40

Three premier names in bathroom furnishings and fixtures showcase cohesive bathroom design LAS VEGAS, Jan.

2015-01-15 23:09:01

TriTech Corporation is Milwaukee’s top source for business phone systems including 3CX powered by Yealink VoIP phones.

2015-01-15 16:20:34

Deal Names Harley-Davidson Official Motorcycle of Sturgis Motorcycle Rally; Creates Year-Round Main Street Plaza For Riders in Sturgis, S.D. MILWAUKEE, Jan.


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
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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