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Security Experts Warn Of Continuing Vulnerabilities In Wisconsin's Voting Systems
Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism
July 30, 2018 | Noon
Before and immediately after the 2016 election, reports about malicious Russian activities drew attention to potential vulnerabilities in the voting infrastructure.
Series: Tick-Borne Diseases In Wisconsin
What Does The Passenger Pigeon Have To Do With Lyme Disease?
Wisconsin Public Radio
July 27, 2018 | 11:30 a.m.
Though the passenger pigeon went extinct a century ago, could its absence have repercussions that are being felt in the 21st century?
Series: Wisconsin's Diverse Waves Of Immigration
From Detention To Court, Wisconsin Immigration Lawyers Labor To Represent Their Clients
July 25, 2018 | 11 a.m.
Imagine not being able to speak English, or not very much of it, and facing deportation proceedings in federal immigration court.
Wisconsin's Decisive Shift Towards The Dairy Cow
July 24, 2018 | 2:45 p.m.
Wisconsin's popular identity owes quite a bit to cows, their milk and culinary staples like cheese and ice cream.
Which Wisconsin Exports Are Canada's Tariffs Hitting The Hardest?
July 13, 2018 | 11:35 a.m.
As the Trump administration ignites trade wars around the globe, Canada is fanning the flames, and has clearly done its homework on Wisconsin.
Picking The Proper Chicken For A Backyard Coop
July 12, 2018 | 1 p.m.
For people who raise chickens for themselves, the taste and texture of a recently collected egg is one of the perks.
Wisconsin's Halting Path Towards Black Suffrage
July 11, 2018 | 9 a.m.
Slavery was present in pre-statehood Wisconsin, and the institution writ large shaped attitudes that would impede efforts by African Americans in the state to secure their right to vote.
More And Better Beef Starts With The Well-Being Of Cattle
July 10, 2018 | 2:45 p.m.
As consumer interest in knowing where their food comes from continues to rise, livestock farmers are juggling the most effective ways to raise their animals that also satisfies demand for specialty products.
Series: Known Unknowns
Diagnosing The Gaps In Wisconsin's Obesity Map
July 5, 2018 | 11:35 a.m.
Even the most thorough batch of data will have its gaps and shortcomings, and it's part of public health researchers' job to try to better understand the big picture in spite of that limitation
Why And When Wisconsin Flies Flags At Half-Staff
Wisconsin Public Radio
July 3, 2018 | 5:20 p.m.
How often do flags fly at half-staff in Wisconsin? More than they used to.
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