Q&A: Rep. Joel Kleefisch reflects on Wisconsin's great outdoors, life in a political family

Q&A: Rep. Joel Kleefisch reflects on Wisconsin's great outdoors, life in a political family

Despite being one of the Wisconsin Assembly's most senior members and a former TV reporter, Rep. Joel Kleefisch, R-Oconomowoc, has taken a backseat in the public eye to his wife, Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch.

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Morning briefing: Scott Walker tells mega donors he's no flip-flopper

Morning briefing: Scott Walker tells mega donors he's no flip-flopper

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

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Feingold vs. Johnson race heats up with phrasing wars, outside ad buys

Feingold vs. Johnson race heats up with phrasing wars, outside ad buys

The race between U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson and former Sen. Russ Feingold heated up this week and last, with outside advertising beginning in earne…

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Cartoons of the Week

Cartoons of the Week

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John Nichols: Pocan leads in support of Iran deal

John Nichols: Pocan leads in support of Iran deal

U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan agrees with J Street, a pro-Israel group, that the Iran nuclear deal is about verification, not trust, and should be approved. 

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Photos: Southside Soccer Series at Penn Park

Photos: Southside Soccer Series at Penn Park

The Amigos En Azul, a group of Madison and Dane County area police officers, organized a free Southside Soccer Clinic for local kids held at P…

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Soccer series fosters relationships between Latino community and Madison police officers

Soccer series fosters relationships between Latino community and Madison police officers

The South Side Soccer Series held its third game in Penn Park on Saturday.

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Photos: Antique and Classic Boat Show at The Edgewater Pier

Photos: Antique and Classic Boat Show at The Edgewater Pier

The 10th annual Madison Area Antique and Classic Boat Show held a free boat viewing at The Edgewater Pier on Friday. The event continues on Sa…

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Morning briefing: Four years ago Scott Walker promised this woman he'd bust Wisconsin's unions

Morning briefing: Four years ago Scott Walker promised this woman he'd bust Wisconsin's unions

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

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Photos: South Madison Farmers' Market

Photos: South Madison Farmers' Market

The South Madison Farmers' Market offers fresh, organic produce, flower bouquets, meat, and baked goods at its various Park Street locations f…

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Head of South Madison Farmers' Market looks to train formerly incarcerated men to farm

Head of South Madison Farmers' Market looks to train formerly incarcerated men to farm

“Most of the guys are from bigger cities and some know a little bit more about farming than others, but at the same time it sounds weird, it s…

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Report alleges Scott Walker's WEDC has failed, WEDC says it's improving

Report alleges Scott Walker's WEDC has failed, WEDC says it's improving

A new report from a liberal advocacy group asserts that Gov. Scott Walker's flagship jobs agency has given Wisconsin "four years of failure."

August 01, 2015 6:00 am

Scott Walker's PACs received donations from Hammes family, MMAC during Bucks arena debate

Scott Walker's PACs received donations from Hammes family, MMAC during Bucks arena debate

The day before Gov. Scott Walker first publicly backed $250 million in public financing for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena, a company registered …

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In Case You Missed It: For Epic Systems, the one that got away

In Case You Missed It: For Epic Systems, the one that got away

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

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Epic employees buzzing over lost high-profile government contract

Epic employees buzzing over lost high-profile government contract

Current and former employees are expressing shock as they weigh in on the effect of the lost $4.3 billion contract for the Verona-based company.

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Madison Mallards management group negotiating to operate Breese Stevens Field

Madison Mallards management group negotiating to operate Breese Stevens Field

In a liquor license application for the city-owned facility, Big Top Events, LLC, says it's planning to bring more athletics and special events.

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