Campaign will finance scholarships honoring former Madison East principal Milt McPike

Campaign will finance scholarships honoring former Madison East principal Milt McPike

Alumni of East High School spearhead effort to honor the legenday longtime principal.

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Photos: Fireworks tents around Madison

Photos: Fireworks tents around Madison

The proliferation of fireworks tents begins about a week before the Fourth of July, and this year is no exception.

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Photos

Wisconsin Attorney General: GOP move to block public records access a step in 'wrong direction'

Wisconsin Attorney General: GOP move to block public records access a step in 'wrong direction'

Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel on Friday voiced his opposition to sweeping changes to the state's open records laws passed by Republi…

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Sanders rides 'Bernie-mentum' after Madison event drew 10,000

Sanders rides 'Bernie-mentum' after Madison event drew 10,000

Thursday brought a slew of good news for the candidate who made waves with a crowd of 10,000 in Madison on Wednesday night. 

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Morning briefing: Obama, in Wisconsin, Takes On Scott Walker

Morning briefing: Obama, in Wisconsin, Takes On Scott Walker

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

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Movie review: 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl' has a terminal case of the cutes

Movie review: 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl' has a terminal case of the cutes

Screenwriter Jesse Andrews and director Alfonso Gomez-Rajon never let a moment of real life intrude into their relentlessly busy, self-conscio…

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State Debate: Blogger sees the 'beginning of the end of open records' in Wisconsin

State Debate: Blogger sees the 'beginning of the end of open records' in Wisconsin

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

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The Day Ahead, July 3: Against Me! and for bluegrass

The Day Ahead, July 3: Against Me! and for bluegrass

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

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Republicans refuse to identify lawmaker behind measure restricting access to legislative records

Republicans refuse to identify lawmaker behind measure restricting access to legislative records

An alliance between conservatives and liberals has formed in opposition to the budget motion.

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Major financing, design questions remain with Judge Doyle Square, Exact Sciences project

Major financing, design questions remain with Judge Doyle Square, Exact Sciences project

Some council members wish there were more details hammered out by this point in the process.

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Budget motion proposes sweeping changes to records access in Wisconsin

Budget motion proposes sweeping changes to records access in Wisconsin

Included in the Joint Finance committee's final motion were five sections of proposed changes that would severely restrict access to the once-…

11 hours ago

Plain Talk: Here's to the Fourth — with a splash of guilt

Plain Talk: Here's to the Fourth — with a splash of guilt

Enjoy the Fourth — and then don't forget to vote.

11 hours ago

Joint Finance rejects Democrats' proposal to reinstate Wisconsin gas tax indexing

Joint Finance rejects Democrats' proposal to reinstate Wisconsin gas tax indexing

A proposal to reinstate the annual indexing of Wisconsin's gas tax was voted down on party lines in the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee.

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Joint Finance passes Republican tax proposal

Joint Finance passes Republican tax proposal

Republicans on the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee approved a tax package they touted as simple and fair, meeting on Thursday for the fi…

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In Case You Missed It: 'It' Came From Waukesha

In Case You Missed It: 'It' Came From Waukesha

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

July 02, 2015 4:45 pm

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