Green Bay


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Green Bay

A city of eastern Wisconsin at the mouth of the Fox River on Green Bay, an arm of Lake Michigan. Founded as a trading post in 1634, the city grew in the mid-1800s as a port and industrial center.
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n.
1. an arm of Lake Michigan, in NE Wisconsin. 120 mi. (195 km) long.
2. a port in E Wisconsin at the S end of this bay. 102,076.
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Noun1.Green Bay - a city of eastern Wisconsin on an arm of Lake Michigan
Badger State, WI, Wisconsin - a midwestern state in north central United States
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While the Northwesters continued to push their enterprises into the hyperborean regions from their stronghold at Fort William, and to hold almost sovereign sway over the tribes of the upper lakes and rivers, the Mackinaw Company sent forth their light perogues and barks, by Green Bay, Fox River, and the Wisconsin, to that areas artery of the West, the Mississippi; and down that stream to all its tributary rivers.
Nancy was born in Green Bay, WI daughter of Francis "Jug" and Alice Earp.
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Tony Evers said Wednesday that his forthcoming budget won't call for replacing a century-old prison near Green Bay, an overcrowded structure that an area lawmaker calls the state's most dangerous.
Mason Crosby, who missed four kicks a week ago, connected on a 27-yard field goal as time expired Monday to lift the Green Bay Packers over San Francisco 33-30 in an NFL thriller.
* Green Bay Packaging's Coated Products operations have moved its pressure sensitive labelstock slitting and distribution facility to Redlands, CA, USA.
The Green Bay Packers is a unique football franchise.
Their defence have toughened up and while Green Bay running back Eddie Lacy has posted two successive 100-yard games after losing his starting berth, the Lions have conceded just 55.7 yards on the ground in their last three games at just 2.3 per carry.
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Members of DAV Chapter 3, De Pere, Wise., were presented with a $20,000 check from the minor league hockey team Green Bay Gamblers following the Military Appreciation Night game.
 INTERCEPTIONS -- Green Bay, Clinton-Dix 2-53, Burnett 1-4, Shields 1-0.

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