Richard Ackley http://wxpr.org en Black Ash Baskets: Weaving Resistance to Invasive Species http://wxpr.org/post/black-ash-baskets-weaving-resistance-invasive-species <p>The emerald ash borer is having a big impact on forest landscapes and some commercial interests, as it continues to wipe out ash trees in Wisconsin and other parts of the U.S. &nbsp;It also threatens a traditional Native American style of basket weaving.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It can be easy to</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> forget that a wooden basket comes from a tree. &nbsp; &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski & Matthew Rethaber 21212 at http://wxpr.org Black Ash Baskets: Weaving Resistance to Invasive Species RC Racecars: Vehicles to Learning, Community http://wxpr.org/post/rc-racecars-vehicles-learning-community <p>A new program in Forest County is kicking up dust at the racetrack. &nbsp;Forest County UW Extension is hoping to prevent juvenile delinquency by teaching kids to build remote control, or “RC," race cars. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If you’ve never seen remote control car racing before…there’s a good chance you’re not prepared for how wild it is.</span></p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 3925 at http://wxpr.org RC Racecars: Vehicles to Learning, Community