Wisconsin Life

7:30 p.m. Thursdays

Explore the character of Wisconsin. Learn something new, meet someone unexpected. Wisconsin Life – a new collaboration celebrating the people and places of Wisconsin, from Wisconsin Public Television and Wisconsin Public Radio. Watch, learn, listen at wisconsinlife.org.

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Episodes 42

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Wisconsin Life #410: “Go Big”

Wisconsin Life

Wisconsin Life #410: “Go Big”

Meet an extraordinary high-school pep band and an esteemed matriarch, “Big Mama.”

26:47

Wisconsin Life #410: “Go Big”

26:47

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Wisconsin Life #409: “Making Magic”

Wisconsin Life

Wisconsin Life #409: “Making Magic”

Meet a mathematics-inspired furniture maker and a skilled Magic: The Gathering competitor.

26:47

Wisconsin Life #409: “Making Magic”

26:47

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Wisconsin Life #408: “Creative Origins”

Wisconsin Life

Wisconsin Life #408: “Creative Origins”

Meet a muskie fisherman and a body artist from Madison.

26:47

Wisconsin Life #408: “Creative Origins”

26:47

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Wisconsin Life #407: “Past and Present”

Wisconsin Life

Wisconsin Life #407: “Past and Present”

Meet the Wollersheim wine maker and a loving grandpa from Rosendale.

26:47

Wisconsin Life #407: “Past and Present”

26:47

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Clips 367

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Service and Repair, The Soul Of Family-Owned Shoe Store

Wisconsin Life

Service and Repair, The Soul Of Family-Owned Shoe Store

Family-owned Heim's Shoes in Grafton provides old-fashioned service and shoe repair.

4:26

Service and Repair, The Soul Of Family-Owned Shoe Store

4:26

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Byss-Calle #32

Wisconsin Life

Byss-Calle #32

Ian Holzman plays “Byss-Calle #32” on the nyckelharpa, a traditional folk instrument.

1:39

Byss-Calle #32

1:39

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Cahan O’Hara Rondeau

Wisconsin Life

Cahan O’Hara Rondeau

Ian Holzman plays “Cahan O’Hara Rondeau” on the nyckelharpa.

5:22

Cahan O’Hara Rondeau

5:22

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Nyckelharpa Bows

Wisconsin Life

Nyckelharpa Bows

Earl Holzman on how he learned to make nyckelharpa bows.

0:45

Nyckelharpa Bows

0:45

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Nyckelharpa

Wisconsin Life

Nyckelharpa

Earl Holzman builds nyckelharpas, a Swedish folk instrument.

4:32

Nyckelharpa

4:32

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Wisconsin Life

KC Williams

Milwaukee musician K.C. Williams forges a career from country music to the classroom.

5:26

KC Williams

5:26

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Ukuladies

Wisconsin Life

Ukuladies

A retired music teacher creates a group for women who love to play the ukulele.

3:07

Ukuladies

3:07

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Life Looking For Lures

Wisconsin Life

Looking For Lures

Dr. Bob shows how dedicated he is to fishing when he wades in the water to look for a lure

0:53

Looking For Lures

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