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Hot start turns ice cold in Wisconsin women's basketball's loss to Northwestern

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 5:30pm
After making almost everything at the start the Badgers sputtered to the finish in a fourth-straight Big Ten loss against the Wildcats.

Midwestern Democrats start Heartland Caucus in Congress

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 5:15pm
Rep. Debbie Dingell of Michigan sees a coastal bias within the Democratic Party that she hopes to correct with the creation of the Heartland Caucus, one of the 118th Congress’ newest member groups.

Gregory Allen Howard, who wrote 'Remember the Titans,' dies

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 4:48pm
Screenwriter Gregory Allen Howard, who skillfully adapted stories of historical Black figures in “Remember the Titans” starring Denzel Washington, “Ali” with Will Smith and “Harriet” with Cynthia Erivo, has died. He was 70.

Memphis pastor prays for peace after brutal beating of Tyre Nichols

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 4:27pm
The pastor at the Memphis church where Tyre Nichols’ family spoke from the pulpit urging peace after his brutal killing reiterated the call for calm, following the release of video showing the fatal beating by police.

SOS: Another case for Another Home consignment; another customer made whole

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 3:45pm
The story in this space three weeks ago about a long-paid-for and finally provided piece of bedroom furniture struck a chord with Anne Alber, who had long been promised not furniture, but cash, from a Middleton consignment shop.

Biden, McCarthy plan meeting to discuss debt limit

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 3:35pm
House Speaker Kevin McCarthy says he's looking forward to discussing with President Joe Biden a “reasonable and responsible way that we can lift the debt ceiling” when the two meet Wednesday at the White House.

Wisconsin men's basketball relieved to see defensive grit return with Max Klesmit back

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 1:45pm
Max Klesmit was diving on the floor less than three minutes into his return from injury Saturday. The Badgers appreciated his toughness.

Wisconsin men's basketball relieved to see defensive grit return with Max Klesmit back

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 1:45pm
Max Klesmit was diving on the floor less than three minutes into his return from injury Saturday. The Badgers appreciated his toughness.

Wisconsin football lands another 4-star recruit

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 1:35pm
The new Wisconsin coaching staff continues to make the state of Illinois a priority as a four-star tight end verbally commits.

Wisconsin football lands another 4-star recruit

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 1:35pm
The new Wisconsin coaching staff continues to make the state of Illinois a priority as a four-star tight end verbally commits.

Here's how much snow fell in the area Saturday

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 1:10pm
Despite the cold right now, this month is expected to be among the top 10 warmest Januaries on record in Madison.

'Avatar 2' is No. 1 for 7th weekend

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 12:35pm
“Avatar: The Way of Water” claimed the No. 1 spot on the domestic box office charts for the seventh weekend in a row with an additional $15.7 million, according to studio estimates on Sunday.

Should federal grants favor highway repair over expansion?

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 12:15pm
Advocates for highway construction are concerned their projects are getting shortchanged in the competition for grant money under the new infrastructure law.

Meet McFarland’s Elise Freeman in this week's high school sports spotlight

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 9:15am
To nominate a student-athlete, contact us at [email protected], with the student-athlete we should recognize, what school they attend and a short reason why they should be selected.

The secrets of a 20-year white cheddar and its bunker along Jail Alley

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 9:05am
Hook's Cheese in Mineral Point will release 1,000 pounds of the cheese in May and plenty of people are ready to pay $209 per pound for a taste.

Today's paper delivery may be late due to weather and road conditions

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 7:40am
Our delivery deadline has been extended until noon on Sunday due to weather and road conditions.

Body pulled from Lake Waubesa after ice fisherman didn’t return home as expected, authorities say

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 7:35am
A body was pulled from Lake Waubesa early Sunday morning after an ice fisherman didn’t return home as expected on Saturday night, the Dane County Sheriff’s Office reported.

Hands on Wisconsin: Tony Evers skis uphill against GOP Legislature

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 7:35am
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers will have to struggle to get his agenda through a Republican Legislature in the latest cartoon from Phil Hands.

OUR VIEW: Speed path from prison to paycheck

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 7:00am
Employment bills have broad support but need state money to succeed

Marc Thiessen: Democrats' pursuit of Trump is backfiring — and boosting his support

Sun, 01/29/2023 - 6:50am
WASHINGTON — For more than a year, support for another presidential run by Donald Trump steadily faded among Republicans as more GOP voters decided that, while they admired the former president, they were ready to move on.

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