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Wisconsin InfoLink: Fatal car crash stats way down

Wisconsin InfoLink is an almanac of Wisconsin facts and resources on WisconsinWatch.org compiled by Ron Larson. On the WisconsinWatch blog, Larson introduces us to some of these gems.
A recent traffic crash in Fitchburg claimed the lives of four young men, and the driver has been tentatively charged with four counts of homicide by drunken driving. [...]

Wisconsin InfoLink: Municipal ordinances at your fingertips

Featured: The Wisconsin Law Library’s compilation of links to village, town, city and county ordinances across Wisconsin.

Twisters in history, on Wisconsin InfoLink

Compared to the devastating tornadoes that have ripped through Joplin and Tuscaloosa and other southern communities, Wisconsin has managed to avoid the high fatalities. But the Barneveld tornado killed nine and injured more than 200 on June 8, 1984. Learn more about Wisconsin twisters at InfoLink.

Mississippi River resources on Wisconsin InfoLink

Mississippi River resources covering a wide-range of topics from flooding to recreation are available on Wisconsin InfoLink.

Wisconsin InfoLink: Silver screens of the Midwest

Wisconsin is hardly the Hollywood of the Midwest, but there are a few film resources here worth checking out this Oscar season.

Wisconsin InfoLink: The joy (and danger) of snowmobiles

Trails, maps, snow reports, safety tips and statistics for snowmobilers, from librarian-blogger Ron Larson.

Wisconsin InfoLink: Check for icy roads before you go

It’s that time of year where traveling even a short distance can become a major adventure due to bad weather. Wisconsin InfoLink can help you prepare for or avoid those hassles with its links to driving and weather conditions.

Wisconsin InfoLink: Century-old newspapers — online!

For the third post in a series on online newspaper research, serials expert Ron Larson introduces us to the Wisconsin Historical Society news archives.

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