The eight-county agricultural hub spans from Wausau to Portage. Water abounds -the Wisconsin River, 300 lakes, mile upon mile of mile of trout streams.
Wisconsin's state senators voted along party lines Wednesday morning, to advance a bill requiring women seeking abortions to first undergo an ultrasound. Republicans voted in favor, Democrats against.
A state Senate committee on Monday approved new rules for abortion providers. If state leaders adopt the bill, Planned Parenthood says it would close its abortion facility in Appleton.
Thousands of workers in Wisconsin could soon find their health insurance plans dropping an item: abortion or contraception.