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Cooks' Exchange: Delicious Thanksgiving touches from other cultures

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 7:00am
On the night before Thanksgiving most years, cookbooks lay open between large navy blue, white speckled metal turkey roasters, bags of freshly picked cranberries from up north in Warrens and a…

Odd Wisconsin: Appleton home was first with electric light

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 5:45am
The first home lit by electricity was in Appleton, where mill owner Henry Rogers illuminated his house on Sept. 30, 1882.

Jonah Goldberg: Obama's immigration goal: enrage Republicans

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 5:15am
Maybe President Obama is just trolling?

Former Assembly majority leader Bill Kramer gets 5 months in jail for sexual assault

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 4:30am
Kramer pleaded no contest to fourth-degree sexual assault in a plea deal last month just before he was to go to trial on felony charges.

Packers: Patriots seek to slow down fast-starting Green Bay

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 3:45am
In their last four games at Lambeau Field, the Packers have outscored opponents 66-0 in the first quarter and 128-9 in the first half.

Badgers men's basketball: Sam Dekker bigger, better, bolder

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 3:30am
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — Sam Dekker is not shy off the court. In fact, there might not be a more outgoing player on the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team than the junior forward.

Classic recipe: Sweet-sour meatballs

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 12:00am
This week's recipe took honorable mention in the State Journal's meats category in 1985 and was submitted by Elaine Brodt of Fennimore.

Prep hockey: Eliot Friedow records hat trick as Edgewood coasts past Baraboo/Portage

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:15pm
Senior forward Eliot Friedow recorded a hat trick, leading the host Madison Edgewood boys hockey team to an overwhelming 8-1 win over Baraboo/Portage on Tuesday night at LaBahn Arena.

Prep boys basketball: Lake Mills holds off Ehrke, Deerfield

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:15pm
The steady Lake Mills boys basketball team overcome a 29-point outing by Blake Ehrke to beat host Deerfield 59-53 in the non-conference season opener for both teams Tuesday night.

Prep girls basketball: Grace Mueller leads Verona girls past Madison West

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:15pm
Junior forward Grace Mueller had 21 points and 11 rebounds as the Verona girls basketball team rolled to a 58-20 victory Tuesday over host Madison West.

Bucks: Brandon Knight, O.J. Mayo help end two-game skid

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:00pm
MILWAUKEE — A stretch of four games in five nights got off to a good start for the Milwaukee Bucks.

Couple killed in Columbia County crash identified

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:00pm
Columbia County officials have identified the two people killed Monday in a crash near Pardeeville.

Car fire damages Far West Side service garage

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:45pm
Several West Side engine and ladder trucks were called to the garage, where a car was on fire inside one of the service bays.

Prep girls basketball: Lemirande sisters lead Middleton to double-overtime thrills vs. Parker

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:45pm
Alyssa Lemirande scores 14 of her team-high 21 points in the extra sessions and Bria Lemirande adds 15 points for the victorious Cardinals.

Tens of thousands of emails released from Scott Walker 'John Doe' probe

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:45pm
Tuesday's release is the fourth involving evidence gathered during the first "John Doe" investigation involving Gov. Scott Walker's campaign.

Hundreds rally in Madison to protest Ferguson shooting, local racial disparities

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:30pm
The chants and rallying cries of Ferguson, Missouri, came to Downtown Madison on Tuesday.

21 state lawmakers convicted of crimes in past 35 years

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:17pm
State Rep. Bill Kramer, sentenced to five months in prison Tuesday on charges of sexual assault, is the latest in a series of lawmakers punished for committing crimes while in office.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: The grand jury says no. Now St. Louis must make the most of it

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:00pm
Now St. Louis must make the most of it

Badgers football: In second season, Jerry Kill has Minnesota on verge of playing in Big Ten title game

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:00pm
Jerry Kill’s first year at Minnesota was anything but hopeful.

Obama immigration action a step to dictatorship -- Wayne Shockley

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:00pm
I am not a lawyer, so I can’t analyze the legalities of President Barack Obama's executive action for illegal immigrants. But I can read the Constitution, and Article I, Section 1 says all leg…