Ice on the Great Lakes, February 2014

Great Lakes could break ice record

(CNN) – The Great Lakes are set to break records for ice and cold. The video above shows a NASA photo of the lakes. The Great Lakes Environm…

Sturgeon spearing

‘The Frozen Chosen’ posted on YouTube

“The Frozen Chosen,” a documentary about sturgeon spearing on the Lake Winnebago system, has been posted to YouTube. A premiere was held ear…

snow

Deep snow has stuck around quite a while

Thursday mornings snow depth was 15″.  We have had a foot of snow, or more for 30 days in a row. Over the past 30 years that put us in the s…

creme brulee

Maple Walnut Creme Brulee

Ingredients: 2 cups half and half ½ fresh vanilla bean, split and scraped 2 cups 36% heavy cream 9 egg yolks ½ cup granulated Sugar ½ cup po…

chocolate mousse

Blender Chocolate Mousse

Ingredients: 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1 egg, room temperature 1 teaspoon coffee liqueur or vanilla extract 1 cup heavy cream Fresh wh…

cheesecake cupcakes

Cheesecake Cupcakes

Crust: 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs 2 tablespoons white sugar 3 tablespoon butter, melted Filling: 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, soften…

The School District of Shiocton is seen on Jan. 20, 2014.

Gas leak forces area school to close

The Shiocton School District is closed Thursday because of a gas leak. We Energies says the gas leak was located in a pipe that leads into t…