Badger State


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Noun1.Badger State - a midwestern state in north central United StatesBadger State - a midwestern state in north central United States
middle west, Midwest, midwestern United States - the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Appleton - a town in eastern Wisconsin
Eau Claire - a town in west central Wisconsin
Green Bay - a city of eastern Wisconsin on an arm of Lake Michigan
La Crosse - a town in western Wisconsin on the Mississippi River
capital of Wisconsin, Madison - capital of the state of Wisconsin; located in the southern part of state; site of the main branch of the University of Wisconsin
Milwaukee - largest city of Wisconsin; located in southeastern Wisconsin on the western shore of Lake Michigan; a flourishing agricultural center known for its breweries
Racine - a city in southeastern Wisconsin on Lake Michigan to the south of Milwaukee
Superior - a town in northwest Wisconsin on Lake Superior across from Duluth
Watertown - a town in southeastern Wisconsin
Wausau - a town in north central Wisconsin
Fox River - a river in Wisconsin that flows into Lake Michigan
Wisconsin, Wisconsin River - a tributary of the Mississippi River in Wisconsin
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It's very clear from that list that Badger State taxpayers are being forced to subsidize religious education with public funds meant for public schools.
Gill said that his office first became aware of the new Powerheart AEDs through a presentation at the quarterly meeting of the Badger State Sheriffs' Association.
Born and raised in the Badger State, I relocated to Northern Kentucky three years ago to be with my beautiful wife.
The scope of this bid is to solicit prices which will be used to contract for HDO Sign Plywood for Badger State Industries Sign Shops.
The Badger State is now controlled entirely by Republicans, but the Wisconsin Catholic Conference agenda remains decidedly nonpartisan.
Black (Research Associate, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Poiknt and manager of the 'Plants of Wisconsin' web site) "Field Guide to Wisconsin Grasses" is a profusely illustrated guide to the grasses of the Badger State and deftly organized into five major sections (Morphology: Grass Structure; Agrostology: The Study of Grasses; Grasses in Wisconsin Plant Community; Keys to the Grass Genera of Wisconsin; and Field Guide to Wisconsin Grasses).
A AS A MINNESOTA RESIDENT and frequent Badger State hunter, I understand your dilemma well.
That group--made up of public officials who have first-hand experience with industrial sand mining in several West Central Wisconsin counties--concluded that when performed responsibly, sand mining brings numerous economic benefits to the Badger State.
Many of the idioms, colloquialisms and linguistic patterns in use in the Badger state are descended from similar ones found in many European tongues.
With Wisconsin looking like it could join Ohio in determining the 2012 election, both United States President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney are locked in a fierce battle for the Badger State.
Moreover, the Badger State has, in recent months, been more conducive to Republican success and possesses a stronger ground operation, the sources added.
She continued, “With the assistance of businesses throughout Wisconsin the American Machine Shops Network has been able to increase its presence all over the badger state to further its grassroots movement founded earlier this year to help bring work to local manufacturers.