Your guide to family events, stories and news in Western Wisconsin.

Perspectives

Families of the Chippewa Valley – who they are and what they think

Summertime Souvenirs

We went searching for gold, and we came home with a rock. It was the classic Wisconsin family road trip – the longest that my family would…

Puddles and Ships

He picks out a few good peanut shells before I throw the pile into the trash. Five or six large ones without cracks or holes. He wants the…

A Season for Smashing

It’s a time-honored tradition passed down through generations of whiney Wisconsinites who were never taught to dress in layers and buy…