Before summer arrives, burglarproof your house
At my house, we keep the blinds down, and tilt them so you can't look into the house from outside." We moved on to the dining room. The windows there? Unlocked. Oops. "Burglars look to find the easiest point of entry," Ybarra said. "Here, you've got a ...
May 25, 2015
The myths and modern aids for determining ovulation
determining the best time to try. At home, she can monitor ovulation by catching a temperature spike with a basal-temperature thermometer or with urine- or saliva-based ovulation kits. The saliva type is reusable and indicates a longer window of ...
May 5, 2015
Lamb cookoff recipes
For tacos, rub lamb with seasoning and a little kosher salt. Roast lamb in a 325-degree oven, about 25 minutes per pound. Remove meat from oven when thermometer registers 135 for medium rare to medium (meat temperature will rise 5 to 10 degrees as it ...
April 15, 2015
Garden Punch List: Let the March madness of Colorado gardening begin, with ...
There are two spring "windows" for growing seeds indoors that'll be transplanted outdoors. You'll see these baby plants also referred to as "starts." Cool-season crops, just like the name implies, prefer growing in cool soils, and include cabbage ...
March 7, 2015
Look cold from the office window? Imagine if you had to work in it
But as the thermometer outside dips from cold to downright ludicrously frigid, how do Denver's transportation systems keep from freezing? Turns out that it's all in the preparation. At Denver International Airport, precautions are taken across the board....
December 31, 2014
Smart gadgets raise your home's IQ
The smart-home concept is known in tech circles as the Internet of Things. Current iterations primarily include our ability to control gadgets such as lights and security alarms or view data remotely through a smartphone app. But at the International ...
January 10, 2015
Shortage of snow puts plans on ice
Meanwhile, in Putnam County, Dean and Wayne Ryder have been watching the skies and the thermometer and keeping busy preparing for their first season operating Thunder Ridge Ski Area in Patterson. The brothers have owned the mountain for 20 years, ...
January 1, 2015
The Mosaica Group
You might first turn to The Mosaica Group (formerly La Crosse Litho Supply) for the finest in commercial printing equipment and consumables. We're a Midwest-based supplier supporting digital, flexographic, wide-format and other processes. But you'll ...
February 13, 2015
Colleges stay busy with summer construction
The summer provides a nice window for building ... At Western’s La Crosse campus, workers have started on two major improvements, including site preparation for the $32.6 million Integrated Technology Center and the $26.5 million renovation of Coleman ...
July 2, 2014
WS-9160U-IT - Digital Indoor/Outdoor Wireless Thermometer in Chrome Finish
Wireless outdoor temperature (degree F or degree C). Monitors indoor temperature (degree F or degree C). Min & Max value of temperature. Wall hanging or free standing. Can receive up to 3 sensors. Time display (manual setting). 12/24 hour time ...
December 10, 2013
Digital Wireless Weather Station with Indoor/Outdoor Thermometer
Numerous features including a forecast icon based on barometric pressure indicators and indoor/outdoor temperature controls make this two-piece digital weather station a great way to stay informed. The station measures moon phases and both indoor and ...
December 10, 2013
La Crescent students reminded to stay safe on the Internet
... a class of University of Wisconsin-La Crosse students who visited with La Crescent students this week as part of their Child Youth Care Capstone Course. They shared stories of the dangers of technology when not being careful. The UW-L students have ...
April 27, 2011
Former UW-L wrestler earns prestigious award
Indianapolis, Ind. - Former University of Wisconsin-La Crosse wrestler Dan Laurent of Mishicot (H.S.) has been selected one of eight winners of the 2011 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Today's Top VIII Award, the NCAA announced Tuesday.
January 3, 2011
How's the weather out there?
The weather, and Wisconsin’s La Crosse Technology introduced a new personal weather gadget for the home on Monday that wirelessly connects to the Web to always keep the forecast current. The product line, called Weather Direct, will be available in the ...
January 6, 2008