If you’ve never done a polar bear plunge before, this New Year’s Day might not be the best day to start. Temperatures are expected to be in the low single digits Wednesday across much of Wisconsin and Minnesota. That’s about 25 degrees colder than usual.
An online investigation by state and local authorities in northeastern Wisconsin has resulted in 17 arrests for crimes against children.
Tourism officials in Door County are using an unconventional advertising method to persuade Minnesota residents to go kayaking in Wisconsin. Officials have outfitted seven taxis in the Twin Cities area with real kayaks on their roofs.