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Vermont Institutes Travel Ban For Residents of Six States Known to Produce Terrorists
Offbeat  (tags: usa, Vermont, satire, Winooski, travel ban, states, Arizona, Colorado, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Wisconsin )

- 747 days ago -
Gov. Scott denied that it was a ban, and said only that it was to ensure the safety of Vermonters. The ban is seen as controversial, despite the last minute amendment that would allow access to the state for those with relatives living here. :>D
They Found An 800-Year-Old Pot Filled With Old Seeds. See What Grew When They Planted Them!
Offbeat  (tags: Menominee Reservation, Wisconsin, Winnipeg, Students )

- 1176 days ago -
A few years ago, archaeologists at a dig on the First Nation's Menominee Reservation in Wisconsin found a small clay pot buried in the ground. The pot which researchers determined to be nearly 800 years old was a significant find itself but whats in it?
Great News! - Church Pig Wrestling Event Cancelled After Animal Rights Petition
Offbeat  (tags: Wisconsin, pig wrestling, petition, church, great news, cancelled )

- 1549 days ago -
A four-decade tradition of people mud-wrestling pigs at a Wisconsin church's summer fundraiser has been halted after 81,000 people signed an online petition .
Wisconsin Police Fatally Shoot Black Teen, Prompting Protest
Offbeat  (tags: police, wisconsin, black teen killed )

- 1597 days ago -
Wisconsin police fatally shot an apparently unarmed African-American teenager on Friday, prompting dozens of people to protest at the site of the killing.
Updated: Wisconsin Senator Kathleen Vinehout Released From Hospital After Car Accident, Is Consulting With a Surgeon
Offbeat  (tags: State Sen. Kathleen Vinehout, Wisconsin )

- 2048 days ago -
"State Sen. Kathleen Vinehout (D-Alma) was due to travel to Eau Claire on Monday to consult with an orthopedic surgeon after sustaining multiple fractures in her right arm during a traffic accident Sunday, a spokesperson in her Senate office said.
Fake Walker Book Titles: A Culling Be Warned, Most of These Are Ouchies. BY Matt Hrodey
Offbeat  (tags: GOVERNOR WALKER, WISCONSIN, BOOK!, HUMOR, SCARY!, society, interesting, funny, bizarre, americans, crime, culture, government, off-beat, odd, police, protection, safety, animals, business, unusual, pictures, humor, environment, humans, performance, ethics, dog )

- 2305 days ago -
Gov. Scott Walker's planned memoir, to be ghostwritten by national political writer Marc Thiessen, will be called Unintimidated: A Governor's Story and a Nation's Challenge. Walker opponents and supporters alike have suggested other titles LOL!!!
Another Species of Wolves in Wisconsin
Offbeat  (tags: wolves, different species, sightings, wisconsin, wild animals, threatened )

- 2935 days ago -
Federal officials say a second species of wolves appears to be roaming in Wisconsin. And environmentalists are playing up that possibility, to try-and-stop the grey wolf from being taken off the endangered species' list.
No American Greens, We Are Kenyans
Offbeat  (tags: kenya, Wisconsin, greens, little Kenya, African vegetables, unfamiliar, Kisii, Chisanga, marketing, demand, word-of-mouth, order, taste, partnership, business )

- 3232 days ago -
There is a little Kenya in the state of Wisconsin. It all started when Albert, a Kenyan hospice worker, was hired to care for the dying son of an American.
Minnesota Teen Still Missing After One Week
Offbeat  (tags: teenager, missing, police, Superior, Wisconsin )

- 3465 days ago -
Police are concerned that a Minnesota teenager who vanished a week ago may possibly be the victim of foul play
Coyotes, Timber Wolves Now Share Territory in Wisconsin
Offbeat  (tags: timber wolves, coyotes, wild animals, living together, surviving, wisconsin )

- 3466 days ago -
Oil and water ... wolves and coyotes. The two are not supposed to mix. Wildlife experts have long maintained timber wolves will not tolerate the presence of coyotes, much as coyotes dislike fox.
Bear Strolls Into Grocery Store and Climbs Into Beer Cooler (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: wisconsin, grocery store, bear wanders in, beer cooler )

- 3563 days ago -
Apparently on a Friday night beer run, a 125-pound bear strolled into Marketplace Foods in Hayward, Wisconsin and headed directly for the liquor department, reports the Associated Press. Spotting the beer cooler, the bear climbed up 12 feet and climbed
Bottomless Burglar Asks for Pants
Offbeat  (tags: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, burglary, underwear )

- 4279 days ago -
Now this story is plain silly...nice escape try but no dice! Let's hear it for ingenuity in Milwaukee...LMAO
Suspect and Officer Both Stunned By Taser Gun After Chase, Fight and Suspect Had Live Chicken In Car Trunk
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, WISCONSIN, odd )

- 4327 days ago -
A man suspected in a drug deal and a Sheboygan police officer were both shocked with a Taser gun during a physical fight early Friday. They continued fighting until a second officer arrived and deployed a Taser gun, stunning both the officer and man.
The Legless One Is Steering...LMAO
Offbeat  (tags: drunks, Wisconsin, drunks driving, legless driver )

- 4346 days ago -
Amazingly ding-dongy story from Wisconsin about 2 drunken yahoos driving the same truck!
Monkey Business
Offbeat  (tags: monkey, diaper, police chase, monkey bite, Madison WI, Wisconsin )

- 4362 days ago -
After biting a Madison, Wisconsin woman on the thumb, monkey leads police on a wild chase.

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