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Summary: When Wisconsin's newly elected Governor Scott Walker introduces a bill that threatens to wipe away worker rights and lock out public debate, six ordinary Wisconsinites join thousands of protesters at the State Capitol, building a citizen-driven uprising that not only challenges the bill, but the soul of a nation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Bal Maiden Films 2012

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF WE

McAlevey, Jane

Summary: "For decades, intractable social and economic problems have been eating away at the social fabric of the United States. The crisis is now so deep it's threatening democracy. Income inequality has reached epic proportions, resulting in a lopsided political system that bestows tax breaks on the rich while the rest of the country has been economically abandoned. There's a single, obvious solution...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 331.89 MCA

Summary: Eccentricity defines daily life in Rome, Wisconsin, where the Tin Man from "The wizard of Oz" is murdered, a student brings a severed hand to school for show-and-tell, and a woman runs over her husband with a steam roller pleading "not guilty by reason of menopause." Sheriff Jimmy Brock has seen it all. Indeed, behind the tidy picket fences of this quirky little town lie all the same problems...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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Summary: The adventures of an eleven-year-old tomboy growing up on the Wisconsin frontier in the mid-nineteenth century. Subplots include the arrival of a sophisticated Boston cousin and the plight of the local Indians.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: All Things Family 1990

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV CAD

Bleiweiss, Ben

Summary: Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the world's most popular trading card game, this provides values for nearly 20,000 of the most collectible cards. Also includes pro tips for collecting.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Krause Publications, a division of F+W Media, Inc. 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 793 BLE

Cicchini, Michael D.

Summary: "A criminal defense attorney goes beyond the popular Netflix documentary to detail the legal nightmare that led to the conviction of Steven Avery"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prometheus Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 345 CIC

Buting, Jerome F.

Summary: Interweaving an insider's account of the true crime saga behind "Making a Murderer" with other controversial cases from his career, Steven Avery's defense attorney reveals the flaws in America's criminal justice system and puts forth a persuasive call for reform.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 345 BUT

Leinbach, Ken

Summary: Describes the history, vision and impact of The Urban Ecology Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and its model for urban environmental education. Strategies that can be used elsewhere called the Neighborhood Environmental Education Project are included.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morgan James Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 304 LEI

Wargin, Kathy-jo.

Summary: Colorfully illustrated story of an eagle that inspired a Wisconsin infantry unit in the Civil War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2006

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.7 Wargin

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.7475 WAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC WAR

Erickson, Vernon D.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Books 1997

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.3775 BIR

Wilkes, Maria D.

Summary: An abridged version of the story of young Caroline Quiner, who would grow up to become Laura Ingalls Wilder's mother, and her family surviving their first year without Father in the frontier town of Brookfield, Wisconsin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2007

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Summary: The hilarious and dysfunctional Forman family and their friends are back to show what the '70s are all about. Ready to face the next chapters of their lives after graduation, Eric and Donna must decide whether to stay in Point Place or go to college in Madison. Meanwhile, Kitty becomes the breadwinner as Red recovers at home. Kelso enrolls in the police academy, while Fez adapts to married...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV THA

Galligan, John

Summary: "Fifteen years ago, Heidi White's parents were shot to death on their Bad Axe County farm. The police declared it a murder-suicide and closed the case. But that night, Heidi found the one clue she knew could lead to the truth--if only the investigators would listen. Now Heidi White is Heidi Kick, wife of local baseball legend Harley Kick and mother of three small children. She's also the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2019

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Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: A year in the life of two young girls growing up on the Wisconsin frontier, as they help their mother with the daily chores, enjoy their father's stories and singing, and share special occasions when they get together with relatives or neighbors.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Summary: An evil dictator threatens to take over the kingdom and Princess Rosalinda gets put into the Princess Protection Program. She is whisked away to rural Wisconsin where she must learn the ins and outs of behaving like a normal American teenager. She is taken under the wing by Mason, an agent from the Program. Carter is Mason's daughter, who works after school at a a nearby bait shop. Rosalinda,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2009

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Alderson, Jo Bartels.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Books 1998

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3775 ALD

Wilson, Victoria.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kinseeker Publications 1987

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3775 Wilson

Bunge, Nancy L.

Contents: Preparation for the journey -- The reality of mission life -- Building a home alone in the forest -- Standing with the Ojibwe against removal and smallpox -- Struggling against sickness -- Harriet's children -- Life without a mission.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 BUN

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.5 Bunge 2010

Evert, Laura

Summary: Describes fifteen varieties of rocks and minerals, five kinds of fossils, and six types of arrowheads and artifacts, explaining what they look like, where to find them, and what they are used for.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NorthWord Press 2002

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 552.0075 EVE

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J552 EVE

Summary: High school students Richie Cunningham and his friends, "Potsie", Ralph, and "The Fonz" head a brilliant comedic cast in 1950's Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Arnold's Drive-In is the local hangout and meeting place, and lots of hilarious, memorable and classic adventures are the results.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2004

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HAP

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Happy 2004

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wilderness Press 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.7 Rail-Trail 2009

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.7 Rail-trails

Summary: Set in the 70's Wisconsin suburbs, high school student Eric lives with his parents, Red & Kitty. Next door lives his girlfriend Donna and her parents, Bob and Midge, The rest of Eric's friends include Jackie, and her on again-off again boyfriend, Kelso, Hyde, a conspiracy theorist, and Fez, a foreign exchange student who is soaking up American culture like a sponge. The group likes to spend...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Carsey-Werner Dist. 2012

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV THA

Wright, Jaime Jo

Summary: "After Aggie Dunkirk's career is unceremoniously ended by her own mistakes, she finds herself traveling to Wisconsin, where her grandmother, Mumsie, lives alone in her rambling old home. She didn't plan for how eccentric Mumsie has become, obsessing over an old, unsolved crime scene--even going so far as to re-create it in the attic. Mystery seems to follow her when she finds work as a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WRI

Nabhan, Gary Paul.

Summary: The future of our food depends on seeds in orchards and fields the world over. In 1943, one of the first to recognize this fact, botanist Nikolay Vavilov, lay dying of starvation in a Soviet prison. But in the years before Stalin jailed him as a scapegoat, Vavilov had traveled over five continents, collecting hundreds of thousands of seeds in an effort to outline the ancient centers of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Island Press/Shearwater Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 581.632 NAB

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