How does this sound for a summer Sunday? Bass fishing on Lake Wisconsin, a barbecue, prizes, and even a boat raffle! To top it all off, proceeds go to the non-profit Badger Childhood Cancer Network (BCCN), which provides financial and emotional support for area families with a child battling cancer. Andy Manke with Don's Marine in Lodi, the sponsor of the Fishing for Families tournament is here to tell us more about it. You can learn more here: http://www.badgerchildhoodcancer.org/bccn-fishing-for-families/
Moon rocks and a Wisconsin state flag from the Apollo 11 mission were gifted to the state by President Richard Nixon after the astronauts returned to Earth.
Happy birthday from NBC15 and Chula Vista!
Our primary weather concern heading into your Saturday will be the threat of strong to severe afternoon thunderstorms. A cold front to our north is expected to move through between 2-5 pm today bringing with it the threat of strong winds and hail. Heavy rain and localized flooding is also a concern in some areas. The storms will pass to our southeast by 6-8 pm and well be left with clearing skies overnight.
OVERNIGHT COOLING CENTER: If you're in need of a place to stay out of the heat, the Alliant Energy Coliseum has water, food and other resources available.