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Monday, June 10, 2013

Wisconsin State Parks are a great place to connect with nature

 In the magic of the woods, there is a whisper of the wind through the tree leaves above and the feel of soft pine needles below your feet. There is the chirp "hello" from the various birds, the inquiring buzz of many an insect
Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010

A new standard for stewardship

Sailing, one of the oldest means of emission-free travel, is often called a green recreational activity because of its minimal impact on the environment. This spring, the Milwaukee Community Sailing Center (MCSC) plans to open a $1.7 million facility that will reflect the sport’s eco-friendly roots. With its green building design and construction materials...
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008

You picked the finalists

In January the Traveling Shepherd invited readers to submit nominations for their favorite towns. Our definition of a “town” stated that the community had to be listed on the Official Wisconsin Highway Map published and distributed free by the Association of Wisconsin Tourism Attractions (AWTA)...