Fearless Flying Flags


Took these while traveling around the state.  The really big one at top is from Sheboygan.  The ones beautifully lit by the sun were outside the Kwik Trip headquarters in La Crosse. Beautiful and peaceful, yet fearless flying flags.  And the only one that is flying forward (dead center) is outside the Harley-Davidson museum in … Continue reading

A Part Of Lawrence University History

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We had a fun time screening the film at the amazingly beautiful Lawrence University Warch Center on an even more gorgeous campus that has been a part of Wisconsin since, well before Wisconsin was even a state (1847), though despite it’s founding then, first classes were not held until the fall of 1849. Needless to … Continue reading

Trinity Lutheran Church MKE

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Trinity Lutheran Church Milwaukee.  What a beautiful building.  Enough said. * * * * * *

WPR Fun With Joy Cardin

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It took us a while of wrangling, but we were finally able to work out a day to be on WPR’s The Joy Cardin show.  And while getting up at 4:30am is not high on my list of priorities, it was well worth it so be on-air for the 6:00am hour of the show.  Thanks … Continue reading

Badger Bars & Tavern Tales, Fun For Everyone

More Badger Bar Tales

I met Bill Moen, the author of these two humorous and fascinating Wisconsin Bar stories books, at the Valkyrie Brewery in Dallas (Dallas WISCONSIN, that is). For any lover of good humor, these books are great.  If you love humor, beer, and Wisconsin history in all of its often odd realms, then these are a … Continue reading

Harley Davidson Despite The Winter Snow

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I know, we gotta pack the Harley Davidson up every winter and leave it be in the garage.  But you can still stop by the Harley Davidson Museum in Milwaukee in the winter and get your fix.  Here’s a few cool shots from last year. * * *   * * *

The Legendary Mable Tainter Theatre In Menomonie

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I had the pleasure of shooting a wedding at the Mable Tainter Theatre in Menomonie a while back and am just now getting around to posting the photos from this classic building which is now an historical landmark and (I lbelieve) on the national registry of historical sites.  It can also be rented for weddings … Continue reading

Four Weeks Away From Lambeau, Then & Now

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Lambeau Field then and now.  The photos tell it all…  GO PACK GO… * * * LAMBEAU FIELD WHEN I WAS I CHILD… LAMBEAU FIELD AS OF THIS WEEK… Photos (C) Green Bay Packers – http://www.packers.com

Recently Discovered 40-Year-Old Wisconsin Cheddar

40 Year Old WI Cheddar

  When Edward Zahn decided in May to close his cheese shop in Oconto, he made a discovery that is going to drive cheese lovers more bonkers than the 15-year-old cheddar released by Hook’s Cheese in Mineral Point in 2009. In the back of his walk-in cooler, Zahn, 73, found several wooden boxes of cheddar … Continue reading

Packers Hall-Of-Fame Kicker CHESTER MARCOL (Interview Clip)

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Former Packers Kicker and Hall Of Famer player CHESTER MARCOL talks about his appreciation of the fans over the years for “CHEESEHEADS: The Documentary”, and other elements about his book “ALIVE AND KICKING” (check it out).  We have so much more from Chester about his career with the Packers, but wanted to share this about … Continue reading

The Hideout: Al Capone’s Northwoods Retreat Photos


Several years ago I had a chance to got to Al Capone’s Northwoods Retreat with my brother and mother (before it closed down) and was able to get some photos of the place.  It’s interesting to know that so much of the Chicago gang activity of the 1920’s had a sort of silent existence in … Continue reading

Seymour Wisconsin: The Original Home Of The Hamburger

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In case you didn’t know it, the hamburger originated in Wisconsin and is now, much like the Green Bay Packers are to football, one of the most famous food items in the world.  We’ll be covering that fact in the documentary.  In the meantime, the below statement is the official Wisconsin state legislation statement declaring … Continue reading