Conservatively Speaking

State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.

A handy summer guide

News you can use, Tourism

Courtesy of the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection, here is the list and entertainment schedule of this year’s state fairs across Wisconsin.

Why is Wisconsin so much fun?


You tell the Wisconsin Department of Tourism and you could win prizes in the Miles of Fun Giveaway.

Here are the details.

Bill allowing one-day fish licenses approved

Legislation, Tourism

Senate Bill 401 (SB 401), approved by the Legislature allows the Department of Natural Resources (DNR)  to issue one−day fishing licenses to residents and nonresidents. Holders of one-day licenses would pay a reduced fee for an annual license that is issued during the same year the one−day license is valid.

The pro-tourism bill was signed into law by Governor Doyle this week.