Morning Links for October 7, 2015

Adult entertainment district, lower heating costs, a busdriver takes wrong turn into cornfield, and more details in Baraboo murder. Plus: the serious side of Ha Ha.

Milwaukee considering adult entertainment district.

Home heating costs expected to drop this winter.

Racine-area busdriver charged with hit-and-run, drunk driving after jaunt through a cornfield with kids aboard.

Claw hammer, BB gun among weapons used in slaying outside Baraboo tavern.

Packers’ Clinton-Dix grew up in small Florida town important to African-American history.





Daniel Simmons grew up in St. Paul, Minn., the “good twin” city. He started his writing career covering the midsection for the Mayo Clinic. Since then he’s written about human smuggling by sea in San Diego, the coyote invasion of Chicago and the political circus in Madison. He also got to write about his childhood idol, Larry Bird, for Runners World. He’s the managing editor.