A Heated Debate

Science Validates Common Sense Purposefully isolated in Wisconsin’s Necedah National Wildlife Refuge, station 0423E2 of the U.S. Climate Reference Network (CRN) has measured air temperatures and assorted other conditions that characterize the local climate, continuously since 2005. Managed by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the Necedah station and the rest of the state-of-the-art

Round About in Vernon County

You could say that Vernon County has cornered the market on a unique subset of ag tourism, which is a bit ironic considering the distinguishing characteristic of that very subset is a distinct lack of corners. Located in the Driftless Area in the southwest corner of the state, Vernon County is home to more round

College Education

As we close in on the 2020 presidential election I’m surprised by the groups and individuals advocating abandonment of the electoral mechanism designed with great care by the Philadelphia Constitutional Convention of 1787.  At that time, direct election of the country’s leader was an idea unique to the United States. Convention delegates faced the opportunity—and