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DNR opens Badger Ammunition Plant as recreation area

Not all land is open to public; Recreation area will be open until May 27

The former Badger Army Ammunition Plant is known for its decades of history providing ammunition to the U.S Army and now, years after it closed in 1975, the over 7,000-acre property will be open to the public for outdoor recreation.

Wis. Salvation Army kettle drive falling short

Part of problem attributed to shoppers carrying less cash

A Salvation Army kettle drive in Fond du Lac is in danger of falling short of its goal, a situation an organizer attributes in part to shoppers' increased use of plastic.