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In Wisconsin taps into some rich Wisconsin traditions with a visit to the National Brewery Museum, a look at Wisconsin’s unique tavern life, the founding of the Green Bay Packers and author Michael Perry’s whimsical look at winter in our state. Plus the Capitol Dome is lit green and gold in honor of the Packers Super Bowl appearance.

National Brewery Museum
Thursday, February 3, 2011

More than 240 Wisconsin towns once had their own brewery. While that's no longer the case, local breweries are making a comeback and in some places revitalizing small towns. In Wisconsin reporter Andy Soth recently visited one, where you can also learn a great deal more about the history of beer at the National Brewery Museum in Potosi.

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Wisconsin Tavern League
Thursday, February 3, 2011

According to award-winning photographer Carl Corey, Wisconsin is the tavern state. For the past two years Corey has traversed the state for a slice of life photography exhibit called "Wisconsin Tavern League."  Reporter Jo Garrett shows you the colorful images he's captured from his time in some of Wisconsin’s most unique taverns.

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Hometown Stories: Green Bay Packers
Thursday, February 3, 2011

Some consider the Green Bay Packers one of the greatest stories in all of sports. It's been 14 years since the boys sporting green and gold have won the Super Bowl. But you have to go back a lot farther than that to find the beginning of this legendary football franchise in a place now nicknamed Titletown USA. We'll show you how it all began and how a player named Curly Lambeau carried this team on his back.

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Michael Perry: Snow Tunnel
Thursday, February 3, 2011

Wisconsin farmer turned author Michael Perry brings back the kid in all of us with his whimsical look at winter in Wisconsin. Inspired by the piles of snow in his yard and his daughter's snow tunnel creation, Perry digs and digs deep into the snow in Eau Claire County.  Watch and you'll see with a little luck and a lot of hard work there will be that magical "punch through."

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Capitol Dome Green and Gold
Thursday, February 3, 2011

In honor of the Green Bay Packers and their advancement to the Super Bowl, Governor Scott Walker announced that the Capitol Dome will be lit in green and gold for the week leading up to the Super Bowl on February 6, 2011. Go Pack Go.

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What's up next on In Wisconsin
Thursday, February 10, 2011

In Wisconsin reports on the mission of Native American AmeriCorps members, a medical breakthrough for people who can suffer brain damage from what they eat, training for high-tech manufacturing workers and see how climate change could impact ice fishing.

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