Scott Walker doesn't have time to reform WEDC, Sen. Julie Lassa says

Scott Walker doesn't have time to reform WEDC, Sen. Julie Lassa says

The Democratic state senator and fellow WEDC board member Rep. Peter Barca have called for a federal investigation into a controversial loan.

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Teacher's objection to Madison schools' new discipline policy drives week's most-read story

Teacher's objection to Madison schools' new discipline policy drives week's most-read story

Middle school teacher Stephanie Bush said the policy caused her to develop stress-related physical symptoms, and she decided to resign.

7 hours ago

Photos: Runners brave a soggy Madison Half Marathon

Photos: Runners brave a soggy Madison Half Marathon

Check out our photos from the Madison Half Marathon on Sunday, May 24. The race started and finished on the Capitol Square and took runners th…

7 hours ago Photos

Photos

Dave Zweifel's Madison: Vets for Peace ceremony Memorial Day all about ending war

Dave Zweifel's Madison: Vets for Peace ceremony Memorial Day all about ending war

My friend and Vietnam War veteran David Giffey will be emceeing the Veterans for Peace annual Memorial Day observance at 12:45 Monday next to …

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Public educators are being challenged, not under assault, Rep. Jeremy Thiesfeldt says

Public educators are being challenged, not under assault, Rep. Jeremy Thiesfeldt says

In a TV interview, the chair of the Assembly's education committee called restoring school funding cuts "the best that we could do."

10 hours ago

Eminent conductor Dale Warland sought 'spirituality' in Madison Choral Project program

Eminent conductor Dale Warland sought 'spirituality' in Madison Choral Project program

Best known for his decades of work with the Dale Warland Singers, Warland now divides his time among conducting, composing and special projects. 

12 hours ago Video Photos

Photos

'Burgers and Brew' stokes chef creativity, unites pillars of a classic Wisconsin summer

'Burgers and Brew' stokes chef creativity, unites pillars of a classic Wisconsin summer

The eighth annual event will feature burger and beer pairings from 16 local chefs and breweries.

13 hours ago

The Day Ahead, May 24: Skiing and surfing on a Sunday

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

14 hours ago

Morning briefing: GOP writes more timber cutting in state forests into budget

Morning briefing: GOP writes more timber cutting in state forests into budget

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

14 hours ago

John Nichols: Scott Walker's GOP rips apart local democracy

John Nichols: Scott Walker's GOP rips apart local democracy

Under Scott Walker, Wisconsin GOP legislators are putting crude partisanship ahead of principle.

15 hours ago

Photos: Arctic Passage exhibit opens at Henry Vilas Zoo

Photos: Arctic Passage exhibit opens at Henry Vilas Zoo

Take a look at the new Arctic Passage exhibit that opened at the Henry Vilas Zoo in Madison on Saturday.

16 hours ago Photos

Photos

Dane County municipalities produce some of state's largest population growth in 2014

Dane County municipalities produce some of state's largest population growth in 2014

Of Wisconsin's 10 largest-growing cities between 2013 and 2014, four were from Dane County — Fitchburg, Sun Prairie, Verona and Monona.

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The Blue Marlin restaurant to close after 29-year run

The Blue Marlin restaurant to close after 29-year run

It would be replaced by a new restaurant called Hamilton's on the Square pending city approval.

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The Day Ahead, May 23: Born to run and have some fun

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

May 23, 2015 8:00 am

Classics 'La Bohème' and 'Tales of Hoffman' bookend Madison Opera's coming season

Classics 'La Bohème' and 'Tales of Hoffman' bookend Madison Opera's coming season

Subscription tickets are on sale now for three operas in the Overture Center, including an operatic adaptation of "Little Women" in February.

May 23, 2015 8:00 am

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