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For Whom the Bell Tolls

Have you ever wondered who makes those sounds emerge from the majestic bell tower on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus? In today’s Wisconsin Life sneak peek, meet Lyle Anderson, the school’s official carillonneur for more than 30 years and learn … Continue reading

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UW-Madison Professor and The Poisoner’s Handbook

Tonight’s all-new The Poisoner’s Handbook: American Experience at 7 p.m. on Wisconsin Public Television is based on UW-Madison professor Deborah Blum’s best-selling book. It’s a fascinating tale of New York City medical examiner Charles Norris’ role in bringing a scientific … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Hockey Returns to WPT

  Jim Santulli 7th Man Award Voting Open Now  It’s time to cast your vote for the Jim Santulli 7th Man Award. Vote for the player you believe gives his all on the ice and best represents the Badger trademarks … Continue reading

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Yes, That Was Wisconsin Public Television on Breaking Bad

Hey, Breaking Bad fans – did you catch your eye wandering to the Wisconsin Public Television coverage of Wisconsin Men’s Hockey over Walter White’s shoulder in a New Hampshire tavern during Sunday night’s episode (see the screengrab above)? No, you … Continue reading

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How Rain Might Be Keeping Mosquitoes at Bay

It seems counter intuitive, but the recent torrential downpours that have landed on much of Wisconsin might actually be keeping those dastardly mosquitoes away. Have you noticed a decrease in the itchy bites that are usually synonymous with Wisconsin summers? … Continue reading

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