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From the TV weatherman's handbook of unsurprising advice

Published Nov. 14, 2014

When winter hits local television news stations go nuts with the kind of advice we've heard over and over again. Who doesn't know that you ought to slow down if the roads are covered with snow and ice?

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This cold snap has nothing on 1913

Published Nov. 11, 2014

Can you imagine how social media would've melted down exactly 101 years ago? Nov. 11, 2013 was the end of the "Big Blow," the "Freshwater Fury" or the "White Hurricane," a hurricane-force blizzard that killed more than 250 people and and destroyed 19 ships.

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1913 hurricane laid a trail of destruction across the Great Lakes

Published Nov. 8, 2014

Though we all remember the 2010 "once in a lifetime" storm that caused terrible flooding around the Milwaukee area, few of us have seen anything like the dramatic 1913 Great Lakes hurricane, which toppled ships, killed hundreds sailors - and folks on shore, too - from Lake Superior and Lake Michigan to Lake Huron. Thanks to Milwaukee author Michael Schumacher we can learn more about the four-day storm that raged through the Great Lakes, including Milwaukee, in November 1913.

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Locals struck by lightning share shocking stories

Published Aug. 2, 2014

Last week, a man was killed while swimming after lightning struck the ocean at Venice Beach. Like the rest of the country, Milwaukee has experienced crazy thunderstorms this year which prompted OnMilwaukee.com to track down four people who got zapped by lightning.

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Heat Index: August 2014

Published Aug. 1, 2014

Yes, it's been a pretty cool summer so far in Milwaukee, but that's not what we're talking about when present this month's heat index.

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Thought Balloons

Worries should float like stray balloons rising to the sky.Simplistic thinking I confess.Maybe a sharp pin would appear in thin air. It would puncture the worn out latex, allowing the big mess to burst. The rubber pieces disintegrate before making contact with the ground. One intentional slip ...

Rev. Ron reviews "The Colony"

I just have to assume that The Colony was made because some Canadian writers and filmmakers had some extra cash and time to waste in-between hockey games and other Canadian stereotypical activities...like being really nice.The Colony takes place in the not to distant future where mankind built ma...

Weather Advisory

Tuesday February 26th, 2013 – Fox Lake, IL    It snowed today, and that got me to thinking about how much something as random as weather can have a very real impact on someone’s business. I guess I’ve always known it, but it really hit home today as I was cleaning o...

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