Article Archive

Dive into an engaging archive of lighthearted Wisconsin articles that showcase our state’s charm, from quirky traditions to heartwarming community stories.

  • Giannis Documentary and Possible Conspiracy

    We just assumed we'd be walking the red carpet with other VIPs for some grand screening event, but there was clearly some kind of mixup at the post office.

    Published On: February 23, 2024Categories: Articles
  • George Washington, Brandy and the High Price of Cherries

    It seemed like a perfect opportunity for us to do a bit of Gonzo journalism while also sampling an unusual brandy-based cordial with a fun name.

    Published On: February 17, 2024Categories: Articles
  • Sing a Song of Shanties

    With Valentine's Day approaching, this is a chance for you rugged outdoorsmen out there to stealthily show your partner your softer side with a night at the theater.

    Published On: February 10, 2024Categories: Articles
  • A Whole New Way To Go Supper Clubbing

    In addition to Friday night festivities, Capital Credit Union Park will also host three fish frys, with dinner and Drink Wisconsinbly Brandy Old Fashioneds.

    Published On: February 2, 2024Categories: Articles
  • Ornamental Obliteration

    It's a matter of trading sand for some glitter and the remnants of thousands of glass bulbs.

    Published On: December 22, 2023Categories: Articles
  • Aluminum Christmas trees: When the holidays truly sparkled

    A metal tree craze might sound odd now, but those were the days when futuristic things were all the rage.

    Published On: December 16, 2023Categories: Articles
  • A picture-perfect Christmas in Kohler

    "Each Christmas, the historic village of Kohler transforms into a snow-draped, shimmering backdrop for winter that feels plucked from the pages of a holiday movie."

    Published On: December 8, 2023Categories: Articles
  • Beer Museum Coming to Brew City

    The museum’s stated mission is, “to inform and teach all ages the art, culture, technology and science of malted beverages and related industries.”

    Published On: December 1, 2023Categories: Articles
  • Unstoppable Holiday Cheer

    We're not privy to the setlist, but we're going to go ahead and assume there will be a healthy dose of holiday standards.

    Published On: November 25, 2023Categories: Articles
  • Gobble, gobble, gulp, gulp

    An autumnal variety that's a perfect complement to the finest holiday in the game.

    Published On: November 17, 2023Categories: Articles
  • Sweet or Sour, it’s Official

    The Brandy Old Fashioned is unique to our way of life here, so this measure does make sense.

    Published On: November 11, 2023Categories: Articles
  • All I Want for Christmas is You at the DW Pub

    The holidays are when the DW Pub truly sparkles. There's the same tailgate energy and up north vibe you've come to expect, but then there's also a little bit of magic to the air. We can't really quantify it. Just trust us. It's there.

    Published On: November 3, 2023Categories: Articles
  • Barns, Dust, and Time Machines

    The odometer showed only 977 miles and much of the original equipment was still on the car, making it a spectacular discovery.

    Published On: October 27, 2023Categories: Articles
  • Breaking News: Wisconsin is Deeply Midwestern

    When you look in the mirror, is that attractive person in the flannel shirt and boots looking back at you a Midwesterner? There's a pretty good chance the answer is yes.

    Published On: October 20, 2023Categories: Articles