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Brewers' 9th-inning rally not enough to take series opener from Padres

12 hours 51 sec ago
Milwaukee evened things up with a pair of runs in the top of the ninth, but San Diego provided more fireworks with a game-winning home run with two outs.

Wisconsin volleyball breaks new recruiting ground with 2026 outside hitter

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 8:51pm
History wasn't on the side of the 'underdog' Badgers as Kelly Sheffield tried to lure one of the premier players in the 2026 class to a state she’s never visited.

Fired UW-L chancellor Joe Gow defends his tenured faculty position

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 8:00pm
Former chancellor Joe Gow and UW-La Crosse officials wrapped up closing statements Thursday in a two-day faculty hearing over Gow's role as a tenured professor.

Woman serving life for Middleton homicide can ask for release in 25 years, judge rules

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 5:00pm
Jakira Anderson is serving a life sentence for the shooting death of a Middleton car dealership employee.

The details on the new contract giving Wisconsin volleyball coach Kelly Sheffield a raise

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 4:27pm
Some future salary bumps in Badgers volleyball coach Kelly Sheffield's contract extension are tied to the team's chase for championships.

One swath of Madison got walloped by Wednesday's rainstorm

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 3:25pm
In the past month, Madison area received 8.74 inches of rain.

Eau Claire woman arrested for allegedly hiding Madison shooting suspect who remains free

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 3:20pm
Police believe the woman is connected to Jerome Jacobs Jr., who is wanted in connection with a June 9 shooting that injured two people on Madison's East Side.

One person dead in town of Mazomanie house fire

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 1:34pm
One person is dead after a house fire Thursday morning in the town of Mazomanie along the Wisconsin River.

Hands on Wisconsin: Republicans set a low bar for Joe Biden's debate performance

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 1:30pm
Republican claims that Joe Biden is too old, senile and mentally unfit to be president could easily backfire. Given how low the bar has been set, if Biden doesn't completely fail in his upcoming debate against Donald Trump, it will…

Decades of gene therapy research pay off big for Madison company

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 11:46am
The idea was simple enough. Many genetic disorders are caused by malfunctioning genes. Gene therapy lets doctors correct those errors.

Two snowmobiles taken from Vernon County storage unit, authorities say

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 8:45am
Vernon County authorities are investigating after receiving reports of two snowmobiles that were taken from a storage unit in the village of Coon Valley over the weekend.

Wisconsin football's recruiting ace part of changes to the department

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 8:43am
The Badgers have been hot on the recruiting trail and are looking to add to their staff. Here's what we know about the changes.

400-ton Downtown Madison apartment building begins slow trek to new location

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 8:28am
The building, built in 1914, is one of several that are being moved or razed to make way for a 12-story 232-unit apartment building.

Motorist arrested after several collisions, chase in Madison, police say

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 8:00am
An unnamed driver was arrested after they crashed their vehicle several times and lead officers on a chase early Thursday morning, according to the Madison Police Department.

Restaurant reviews: Back for seconds, a look at 4 recently reviewed spots

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 7:35am
Looking for restaurant ideas? Here are some options, based on recent Wisconsin State Journal reviews.

Tiny cars in Mazomanie back on display

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 7:10am
The 2018 flood severely damaged the Midwest Microcar Museum but it's now open only occasionally to showcases the unique vehicles in a former blacksmith shop.

Kelly Lecker: Expanded holiday paper will hit your doorstep July 3

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 7:00am
That Wednesday paper will include more stories and photos. And it will include puzzles and comics for both Wednesday, July 3 and Thursday, July 4.

Q&A with Joe Gothard: The Madison School District's new superintendent sits down for his first one-on-one interview

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 6:00am
"The Madison community, for decades, has been very supportive of the school district, and I don't want to take that for granted," Gothard said.

This small Wisconsin city is getting a flood of industry. Some residents are skeptical

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 5:55am
Jefferson officials applaud the influx of money and jobs, even as questions arise over the city's ability to support such major developments.

How Wisconsin volleyball found this 'under the radar' future Badgers middle

Thu, 06/20/2024 - 5:43am
This Wisconsin volleyball commit isn't a highly ranked recruit, but it didn't take the Badgers staff long to be impressed by her talents.