LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) - A blast of Arctic air has arrived, and the National Weather Service issued wind-chill advisories in central Wisconsin up to the northeast corner of the state on Saturday. The weather service has also issued a hazardous-weather outlook for southwest and central Wisconsin. It predicts 4 to 5 inches of fluffy snow accumulating Sunday into the night. That will be followed by wind chills of minus 10 to minus 25 degrees Monday through Wednesday.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - With a frigid forecast, a mediocre team and no Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers tickets are uncharacteristically easier to come by this weekend. A Press-Gazette Media report says tickets for today's game against the Atlanta Falcons at noon have been selling for prices as low as $37.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Packers fans headed to today's game in Green Bay are being reminded that closure of the Leo Frigo Bridge on Interstate 43 is expected to cause traffic delays. The state Department of Transportation says that closure as well as ongoing construction on U.S. 41 and state Highway 29 will cause traffic delays prior to kick off and this afternoon.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Gun-rights advocates are preparing a court challenge to a Madison policy that bans weapons on city buses. Milwaukee-based Wisconsin Carry Incorporated says it plans to file a lawsuit in the next few weeks challenging Metro Transit's policy banning "weapons of any kind." The group says the policy violates the state's concealed-carry law.
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