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"Mama Tried," but local ice bikers ride anyway

Published Feb. 19, 2015

The winter months are when most motorcycle riders protect their precious bikes in garages under cover, waiting for the snow, ice and salt to disappear by April - if they're lucky. However, for some riders, Wisconsin winters are a good time to catch up on motorcycle culture, enjoy events at their local dealerships or even ride outside on ice covered waterways. So, let's check in on how Milwaukee motorcyclists handle their winter withdrawals.

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Milwaukee Talks: Harley-Davidson Museum curatorial director Jim Fricke

Published Feb. 5, 2015

For someone not fitting the typical Harley guy stereotype, Milwaukee's Jim Fricke is one of the Motor Company's most authentic and inspirational brand representatives. OnMilwaukee.com recently took a ride with Fricke as he discussed the Harley-Davidson Museum's mission, local arts and culture, and his musical influences and preferences.

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(P)ART photo exhibit completes the Harley Museum's offerings

Published Jan. 21, 2015

Pride has always been a residual effect of riding, building or promoting Harley-Davidson motorcycles, and once again, the H-D pride is reinforced through the Harley-Davidson Museum's latest exhibit called "(P)ART: Photographs Revealing the Art of Mechanical Form." This new exhibit opened last week and runs through Sunday, May 17.

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Motorcycles and mainstream sports share a special bond in Wisconsin

Published Nov. 13, 2014

As a lifelong local baseball fan, some of my favorite pictures are of Milwaukee Braves' players riding in motorcycle sidecars at County Stadium in the 1960s. Of course, there's another classic motorcycle image from County Stadium in 1982 featuring Robin Yount, except he was on a Honda dirt bike instead of a Harley. These really cool vintage pictures show the long-time connection between motorcycles and sports in Wisconsin.

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