Updated: 09/05/2012 - Trees are down and many are left without power after powerful storms roll through NorthCentral Wisconsin.
Posted: 09/02/2012 - It's been 10 years since a powerful F3 tornado swept through Ladysmith, causing $20 million in damage.
Posted: 08/30/2012 - If you plan on having a campfire this week, you may want to think again. The DNR says due to the extreme heat they've issued a fire advisory.
Updated: 08/30/2012 - With another summer scorcher in the 90s, many of us are looking for relief. Unfortunately public pools are already closed for the season.
Posted: 08/30/2012 - Meteorologists say most of Hurricane Isaac's remnants will track south of Wisconsin.
Posted: 08/22/2012 - Unseasonably warm days this past winter got the trees growing earlier than usual at Helene's Hilltop Orchard in Merrill. Then, cool nights in late spring brought frost, killing the blossoms.
Posted: 08/16/2012 - Federal weather forecasters say the drought appears to be leveling off, although it is likely to continue at least through November.
Posted: 08/11/2012 - Recent rains are allowing the state Department of Natural Resources to lift burning restrictions in much of central Wisconsin.
Posted: 08/08/2012 - This probably comes as no surprise: Federal scientists say July was the hottest month ever recorded in the contiguous United States.
Posted: 08/04/2012 - Dry conditions in southern Wisconsin not only affect crops and home gardens, the drought has an impact on the insect population.
Posted: 07/31/2012 - A minor earthquake has rattled the same Virginia area that was at the center of last year's East Coast quake.
Updated: 07/24/2012 - 100 years ago yesterday a stormed dumped more than a foot of rain north of Wausau. That caused the Wisconsin River to flood on this day in 1912.
Updated: 07/24/2012 - Village of Port Edwards Engineer/Administrator, Joseph Terry has declared a sprinkling ban effective today beginning 6:00 pm, July 23, 2012 until further notice.
Posted: 07/20/2012 - Gov. Scott Walker says after meeting with farmers in Burlington and Dodgeville who are suffering from the state's ongoing drought that he's looking at every way possible to locate assistance.
Posted: 07/19/2012 - Gov. Scott Walker is asking for a federal disaster declaration due to the drought in 23 southern Wisconsin counties. If it's granted, farmers could apply for emergency loans through the Farm Service Agency.
Posted: 07/18/2012 - Gov. Scott Walker has expanded a drought emergency to all 72 counties of Wisconsin.
Updated: 07/16/2012 - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has 7 easy ways for you to conserve water as our dry spell/drought continues.
Updated: 07/20/2012 - Wisconsin now has 10 confirmed heat-related deaths since July 1.
Updated: 07/23/2012 - Master Gardener Maria Edelstein of rural Marshfield credits her grandma for giving her a love of working in the yard. She credits her dog, Dusty for helping to keep the deer out of it.
Posted: 07/13/2012 - After 24 days of cleaning up from floods that severely damaged the Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth, guests were invited to return back, Friday.
Posted: 07/13/2012 - A huge solar flare erupted from the sun Thursday, streaming radiation toward Earth.
Updated: 07/12/2012 - The drought in southern Wisconsin has been officially declared severe with little rain in sight. Thursday's new map from the U.S. Drought Monitor rates the southern third of Wisconsin -- which had been in a moderate drought -- as severe drought, including Milwaukee and Madison. Other parts of Wisconsin are in a moderate drought or abnormally dry.
Posted: 07/12/2012 - Extreme heat kept attendance and spending down at Summerfest this year. According to the company that runs the event, Milwaukee World Festival, attendance and revenue from ticket sales and food and beverages were both down about 8%.
Updated: 07/10/2012 - Gov. Scott Walker declared a state of emergency in 42 southern Wisconsin counties Monday due to drought or abnormally dry conditions as the state continues to suffer from a brutal heat wave and lack of rain.