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Airbnb boom a Wisconsin success story


With single-digit temperatures and subzero wind chills blanketing the state, it’s difficult this time of year to envision Wisconsin as a tourism hot spot ... up around state residents renting out their homes and apartments to guests through Airbnb.


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