Amid soaring energy costs, public pushes back against We Energies’ proposed rate hike

As heating costs climb this winter, some residents are bucking plans by Wisconsin’s largest utility to raise electric and gas rates beginning next year. During public hearings Wednesday, people weighed in on an 8.4 percent increase in electric rates and a 10.7 percent hike in gas rates proposed by Milwaukee-based We Energies. Residents in the … Read more

SeaWorld San Diego Announces New Family-Friendly Straddle Coaster, Arctic Rescue, to open in 2023

Arctic Rescue will be the longest and fastest straddle coaster on the West Coast New family-friendly ride with 48″ height requirement has three exhilarating launches that increase in speed at each launch Ride to bring awareness to threats facing Arctic sea life from climate change and global warming Annual Pass Members will be the first … Read more

A termite princess comes home & other stories in new book by Tucson author

Animal interactions in the Southwest are those of survival in an arid environment — and the topic of the latest book by Tucson author Alejandro Canelos’ latest book: “The Neotenic Queen: Tales of Sex and Survival in the Sonoran desert.” The book is a collection of 25 short stories portraying the lives of creatures in … Read more