9 winter activities from dog sledding to ice climbing to try in Wisconsin – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Buy PhotoNovice mushers ride through the snow on the Bayfield peninsula during an outing with Wolfsong Adventures in Mushing. (Photo: Chelsey Lewis) We’re almost two weeks into 2019 — how are those New Year’s resolutions coming?  If you have already abandoned your eat-healthier or work-out-more resolutions, here’s one you can still do: Try a new winter activity outside.  From dog sledding to ice climbing, here are nine things to try in Wisconsin this winter.  Winter survival  Since 1991, Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) has introduced women to outdoor activities from hunting to skijoring.   The organization’s…

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A 21 días del cierre: 800,000 trabajadores no reciben paga

El día de paga llega este viernes sin ningún cheque para unos 800,000 empleados federales de Estados Unidos afectados por el cierre parcial del gobierno, obligándolos a reducir sus gastos, cancelar viajes, solicitar apoyo por desempleo y pedir préstamos para mantenerse a flote. Krystle Kirkpatrick, empleada del Servicio Interno de Impuestos (IRS por sus siglas en inglés), y su familia, incluidos sus dos hijos de 6 y 12 años, no están comiendo fuera de casa, ni adquiriendo alimentos de marca ni bebidas en las gasolineras. Su esposo labora horas extras…

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Norovirus enferma a cientos de pasajeros de un crucero

Un barco crucero regresará prematuramente a puerto en Florida y reembolsará a los pasajeros el costo total de sus boletos luego que 277 huéspedes y tripulantes se enfermaron de norovirus en viaje a Jamaica. El crucero Oasis of the Seas, de la compañía Royal Caribbean, regresará el sábado a Port Canaveral. El barco había zarpado de allí el domingo para un crucero de siete días por el Caribe. Crucero de Royal Caribbean rescató a dos pescadores perdidos en el mar El portavoz de la compañía, Owen Torres, le dijo el…

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CNN Worships Nancy Pelosi’s Ice Cream Order — Slams Trump For Getting Two Scoops – The Daily Caller

WATCH: [embedded content] Earlier this week, CNN’s Dana Bash followed Speaker of the House Pelosi to an ice cream, but TheDC’s Vince Coglianese points out that Bash’s stance on Pelosi’s favorite dessert is very different from her network’s coverage of a story about President Donald Trump’s ice cream habits. “She attributes her boundless energy to Italian genes. It’s certainly not a balanced diet — dark chocolate and ice cream,” Bash narrated in a voiceover. “Vaccaro’s has been her favorite since she was a little girl.” Bash and CNN’s Poppy Harlow…

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Samsung unveils “The Wall,” a 219-inch television – NewsChannel5.com

The price of modern televisions have come down so much in recent years, middle-class households can now afford to have 50-, 60- and even 70-inch televisions in their homes. Could one day, you be the owner of a 219-inch television? At this week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Samsung unveiled a 219-inch television as part of a demonstration. The television has 8K resolution, which has four times the linear resolution as full HD. The TV uses MicroLED technology, as manufactures continue to improve from LED technology. Samsung will begin…

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A Century of Sliding: Disney on Ice Skates into Our Area – WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

<div id=”thumbnail-modal” class=”modal hide fade” tabindex=”-1″> <div class=”modal-header”> <button type=”button” class=”close” data-dismiss=”modal” aria-hidden=”true”>×</button> <h4 class=”title”>A Century of Sliding: Disney on Ice Skates into Our Area</h4> </div> <div class=”modal-body”> <img width=”770″ height=”433″ src=”https://localtvwnep.files.wordpress.com/2019/01/disney-on-ice.jpeg?quality=85&strip=all&w=770″ class=”attachment-gallery-cover size-gallery-cover wp-post-image” alt=”” srcset=”https://localtvwnep.files.wordpress.com/2019/01/disney-on-ice.jpeg?quality=85&strip=all&w=770 770w, https://localtvwnep.files.wordpress.com/2019/01/disney-on-ice.jpeg?quality=85&strip=all&w=1540 1540w, https://localtvwnep.files.wordpress.com/2019/01/disney-on-ice.jpeg?quality=85&strip=all&w=150 150w, https://localtvwnep.files.wordpress.com/2019/01/disney-on-ice.jpeg?quality=85&strip=all&w=300 300w, https://localtvwnep.files.wordpress.com/2019/01/disney-on-ice.jpeg?quality=85&strip=all&w=1024 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 770px) 100vw, 770px”/> </div> </div> It’s a celebration of 10 decades of Disney. 100 Years Of Magic is the theme of this year’s extravaganza on ice. Disney On Ice is underway through Sunday at Mohegan Sun Arena near Wilkes-Barre. Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey caught…

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The Plymouth Ice Festival is back! Here’s why you should go. – WDIV ClickOnDetroit

It’s a festival tradition that has been entertaining families for more than 35 years: The Plymouth Ice Festival. Many know about the spectacular ice carvings that take over the town, but there’s a whole lot more to see, and it is free! Let’s talk about the main attraction first, the sculptures. Experienced ice carvers will be shaving down hundreds of pounds of specially made clear ice into beautiful sculptures. To do this they have a variety of tools including several power tools, many chisels, and even a blowtorch to smooth out the edges of…

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Neymar has called Barcelona five times to return – MARCA.com

Neymar. Joining Paris Saint-Germain is something that Neymar has grown to regret and the Brazilian has called Barcelona five times in an attempt to return to the Camp Nou. Neymar is desperate to go back on his move to Paris and the player’s father has spoken directly with Josep Maria Bartomeu, pleading for the Catalans to offer his son an escape. “He is disappointed and sorry,” El Mundo report the player’s father as saying to the Barcelona president. The player also believes that PSG are lacking a “sporting project”. Neymar…

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Pepe: Real Madrid was a graveyard for centre-backs when I arrived – MARCA.com

Pepe and Fabio Cannavaro Porto have signed Pepe and the centre-back is excited to be back at his former club, where he claims he learned so much that he was able to buck the trend with central defenders at Real Madrid. The Portugal international joined Los Blancos in 2007 at a time when centre-back signings had been struggling, but he managed to cement a place for himself in the side and to stay there for a decade. “For all the players who arrived at Real Madrid, for all the centre-backs,…

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