Scott Walker slams Obama administration's Clean Power Plan

Scott Walker slams Obama administration's Clean Power Plan

Walker has consistently opposed the proposal, which aims to cut carbon dioxide emissions in the U.S. The governor says the rule is too costly and is a federal overreach.

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High school principals tell Scott Walker his funding cuts produce ‘haves and have-nots’

High school principals tell Scott Walker his funding cuts produce ‘haves and have-nots’

Thirty-five southern Wisconsin principals tell about the pain of cuts to public education from administrators’ point of view.

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With new ads, outside spending continues in Feingold-Johnson race

With new ads, outside spending continues in Feingold-Johnson race

Monday marked the launch of the second ad from an outside group targeting Johnson since Feingold announced his candidacy in May, despite Feing…

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Ellen Proxmire, widow of Sen. William Proxmire and D.C. event organizer, has died

Ellen Proxmire, widow of Sen. William Proxmire and D.C. event organizer, has died

Mrs. Proxmire was a well known event and party organizer in the Washington area after having co-chaired the John F. Kennedy inaugural balls in…

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Scott Walker Watch: Scott Walker compares Donald Trump to Democrats as Trump blows past him in Iowa polls

Scott Walker Watch: Scott Walker compares Donald Trump to Democrats as Trump blows past him in Iowa polls

With Scott Walker now an official presidential candidate, the national media are following his every move. Here's a look at some of the articl…

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Old soul: Sonny Knight and the Lakers find a new groove with classic sound

Old soul: Sonny Knight and the Lakers find a new groove with classic sound

The emerging group is fronted by a 66-year-old former truck driver with a timeless voice.

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Salud! For summer sipping, try sauvignon blanc from New Zealand and France's Loire Valley

Salud! For summer sipping, try sauvignon blanc from New Zealand and France's Loire Valley

Sauvignon blanc wines are inexpensive and easy to find, and they pair great with warm weather picnics. 

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Rewriting the 'bro-gram': The documentary 'Code' tackles tech's gender gap

Rewriting the 'bro-gram': The documentary 'Code' tackles tech's gender gap

"Code" will have its Wisconsin premiere Thursday at Sundance Cinemas, with director Robin Hauser Reynolds in attendance.

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State Debate: Beloit Daily News accuses Justice David Prosser of being 'tone deaf'

State Debate: Beloit Daily News accuses Justice David Prosser of being 'tone deaf'

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

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Jazz at Five returns with extra-large bands and a focus on local acts

Jazz at Five returns with extra-large bands and a focus on local acts

Now in its 22nd year, the concert series will feature Madison players performing next to some of the musicians they respect and admire.

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'The Crafty Project' to pair beer and wine with reclaimed wood projects

'The Crafty Project' to pair beer and wine with reclaimed wood projects

The new Madison studio space aims to offer an alternative night out where participants take home a finished craft at the end.

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Morning briefing: Charles Koch compares work of his political network to civil rights movement

Morning briefing: Charles Koch compares work of his political network to civil rights movement

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

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UW law clinic students inspired to help immigrant families being held in detention

UW law clinic students inspired to help immigrant families being held in detention

Participants in UW Law's Immigrant Justice Clinic are raising money to visit Texas to help families escaping violence in Central America.

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Quick Question: Should the UW lower admission standards to admit more athletes?

Quick Question: Should the UW lower admission standards to admit more athletes?

Here’s how six citizens at Babes restaurant answered this week’s question posed by Capital Times freelancer Kevin Murphy. 

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Plain Talk: Who the heck cares about Scott Walker's cheese choice?

Plain Talk: Who the heck cares about Scott Walker's cheese choice?

American? Swiss? Cheese Whiz? You'd think it's a bigger issue than whether we should sign a nuclear treaty with Iran.

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Photos: 2015 Sunflower Days

Photos: 2015 Sunflower Days

Sunflower Days at Pope Farm Conservancy in the town of Middleton runs until Sunday, Aug. 9th and is open from sunrise to sunset. 

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