Is Sen. Tom Tiffany behind cuts to Wisconsin DNR science bureau?

Is Sen. Tom Tiffany behind cuts to Wisconsin DNR science bureau?

Many say the Hazelhurst Republican is the moving force behind Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to cut the jobs of DNR scientists who focus on climate change and chronic wasting disease.

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The Day Ahead, May 5: Taking Fido for a jog and going on safari with National Geographic

The Day Ahead, May 5: Taking Fido for a jog and going on safari with National Geographic

Your daily guide to what's happening in and around Madison.

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Local governments, lawmakers protest proposed cuts to Wisconsin recycling grant program

Local governments, lawmakers protest proposed cuts to Wisconsin recycling grant program

The Joint Finance Committee is set to consider a proposal to cut state funding for county and municipal recycling programs in its Tuesday meeting.

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Morning briefing: Wisconsin, politics and faith bind Scott Walker and Paul Ryan

Morning briefing: Wisconsin, politics and faith bind Scott Walker and Paul Ryan

Stories that are making the news today in Madison and around the state and country. 

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John Nichols: What Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton should debate

John Nichols: What Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton should debate

Debates are good for all candidates, including front-runners.

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New Lands' End CEO eyes comeback based on environmentalism

New Lands' End CEO eyes comeback based on environmentalism

Federica Marchionni cites the heritage of the late founder Gary Comer in new global green plan for the Dodgeville retailer.

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A very serious analysis of Scott Walker's 'May the 4th' Star Wars tweet

A very serious analysis of Scott Walker's 'May the 4th' Star Wars tweet

As Star Wars fans celebrated May the 4th on Monday, even Gov. Scott Walker got in on the fun with a cryptic tweet sent by his political team. 

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In Case You Missed It: Regret sending that Star Wars tweet, Walker may

Our daily afternoon roundup of the best stuff on captimes.com and beyond.

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Coming Soon to Madison playlist: A.A. Bondy, little hurricane, Daniel and the Lion

Coming Soon to Madison playlist: A.A. Bondy, little hurricane, Daniel and the Lion

Listen now for a heads up on great shows coming soon to Madison! 

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Toki Middle School track team introduces focus, fitness and a word of the week

Toki Middle School track team introduces focus, fitness and a word of the week

Instructor Venus Washington says track teaches focus and control for use in sport and beyond.

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Photos: Toki track program

Photos: Toki track program

Venus Washington, fitness entrepreneur and ran track for UW-Madison, coaches free after school track program at Toki Middle School, in Madison…

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Scott Walker signs Uber bill into law despite Democratic criticism

Scott Walker signs Uber bill into law despite Democratic criticism

Walker has ordered the Department of Safety and Professional Services to write new rules to ensure the agency has the authority to gather info…

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Madison printer Webcrafters to cut 80 jobs by fall

Madison printer Webcrafters to cut 80 jobs by fall

The Madison-based book manufacturer cites loss of business from a major customers in needing to reduce staffing by 20 percent.

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Recent obsessions: Jean-Paul Belmondo in 'That Man From Rio' and 'Up To His Ears'

Recent obsessions: Jean-Paul Belmondo in 'That Man From Rio' and 'Up To His Ears'

Mondays through Fridays, Cap Times staffers share their pop culture fixations.

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State Debate: Open Scott Walker John Doe to the public, insists the Journal Sentinel

State Debate: Open Scott Walker John Doe to the public, insists the Journal Sentinel

A daily roundup of interesting newspaper editorials and blog posts from around Madison and Wisconsin.

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The Day Ahead, May 4: Old-school German theater and cheesy '80s horror

The Day Ahead, May 4: Old-school German theater and cheesy '80s horror

Your daily guide to what's happening in and around Madison.

May 04, 2015 8:00 am

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