Ice Castles Wisconsin at night

Ice Castles Wisconsin coming back – to Lake Geneva – this year!

From our “Plan Ahead” file: Ice Castles Wisconsin Wonderland announces a new Lake Geneva location this winter Winter weather is coming to Wisconsin, we’ve been feeling it in the air. Heck, we’ve already seen snow in places. This gets us looking forward to something you should put on your calendar NOW: the recently announced spectacular…

Peshtigo Fire sculpture outside the Museum

This Day in Wisconsin: October 8, The Peshtigo Fire

The Peshtigo Fire. The Chicago Fire. Which one is better known? Well, everybody knows about Chicago and how it – according to legend – burned after Mrs. O’Leary’s cow kicked over a lantern. This is supposedly how a conflagration started that consumed over 2,000 acres of densely-populated land, destroying over 17,000 buildings, leaving around 100,000…