APPLETON - Forbes.com has ranked Appleton's Lawrence University the best college in Wisconsin.
The magazine released its annual "America's Best Colleges" list this week. Lawrence was ranked the 85th best college in the country.
Twelve other Wisconsin colleges made the annual ranking list, they are: St. Norbert College (113), University of Wisconsin-Madison (147), Marquette University (181), Beloit College (208), Wisconsin Lutheran College (216), Ripon College (217), Carthage College (463), Edgewood College (471), Carroll University (491), Cardinal Stritch University (522), Milwaukee School of Engineering (571), and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (615).
The top ten schools were: Princeton University, Williams College, Stanford University, University of Chicago, Yale University, Harvard University, United States Military Academy, Columbia University in the City of New York, Pomona College, and Swarthmore College.
The rankings are based on post graduate success, student satisfaction and retention rate, student debt, four-year graduation rates and competitive awards.
First responders helped ring in the holidays at the 45th annual Howard-Suamico Christmas Parade.
Christmas is just two and half weeks away, and kids and families are getting into the holiday spirit.
Single digit temps around the area caused problems in the Fox Valley Saturday morning.
The frigid temperatures forced some area communities to cancel their weekend Christmas celebrations. But New London braved the cold for its annual Holiday of Wonder Parade.
Maybe it's the weather. Maybe it's all of the injuries, but many Packers fans are saying "no thanks," to this weekend's Packers game.
With only a little snow on the ground in places, snowmobilers are ready for more. In the Lakewood area, trails are not yet open, but clubs are gearing up for an early start to the season.