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Doug Moe: 40 years at the Cardinal

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 5:30am
Tuesday night is the culmination of Ricardo Gonzalez's celebration of running the Cardinal Bar across four decades.

Just Ask Us: Why does Wisconsin 'outsource' some DNA testing?

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 5:15am
The system allows the state to "focus our resources on those samples that are forensically significant or, in other words, the samples that solve crimes."

Catching Up: GEF-1 fire investigation report describes area where fire started

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 5:15am
Investigators couldn't rule out an electrical cause for the fire, which caused an estimated $15 million in damage.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Walker should say no to Kenosha casino

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 4:45am
Why is Gov. Scott Walker having so much trouble saying no?

Ask the Weather Guys: Are 'atmospheric rivers' and the 'Pineapple Express' related?

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 4:45am
Are “atmospheric rivers” and the “Pineapple Express” related?

State finalizes purchase of 70-mile rail line segment

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 4:30am
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation finalized the purchase of a 70-mile segment of railroad line between Madison to Reedsburg and Madison to Cottage Grove, Gov. Scott Walker announced Thursday.

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Rainbow coalition of protests follows grand jury decisions

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 4:15am
“There’s something happening here.” — Buffalo Springfield

Andy Baggot: Football coaching situation at UW, two other schools makes for quite a circus

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 3:00am
Barry Alvarez is accustomed to being a party of one and so it goes in this latest search for a new University of Wisconsin football coach.

Cheese balls help build community in Cassville

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:02am
CASSVILLE, Wis. (AP) — In this Mississippi River village tucked into the very southwestern corner of the state, no one needs a Kickstarter campaign to get a project going.

Tom Oates: Packers' loss emphasizes how much they rely on Aaron Rodgers

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 8:00pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — The Green Bay Packers have tried hard to put a good team around quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

More than 1,000 protesters gather at UW-Madison to protest racial inequality

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:50pm
A protest leader says racial inequities are not confined to the unarmed black men who died after encounters with the police in Missouri, New York and Wisconsin.

Outdoors: Scorers say all animals are trophies and real measure of successful hunt are the memories

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:13pm
Sam McNeill and Sam Wilkins tell hunters who ask the men to measure the deer, elk and other big game animals that making the book is secondary to the hunt and their own memories.

Public needs to respect authority figures -- Brenda Farrell

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:00pm
Teachers need the benefit of the doubt when it comes to your children and discipline.

Esser planning for the future in mayoral race -- Christine Maloney

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:00pm
A battle for mayor is brewing in Sun Prairie that Dane County should know about. Three candidates are trying to gather nomination signatures to get on the ballot for the April election.

Revelations of torture are shameful -- John Robinson

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:00pm
I am an American, and I am ashamed. I am ashamed that our country, under the guise of the CIA, did those despicable things to other humans in our name.

Yahara needs better maintanance to compete -- Lyle Krall

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:00pm
I’m responding to the State Journal article on Nov. 20 “Yahara keeps city courses in the red.”

Bad engineering endangers cars, traffic sign -- Gary Spaeni

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:00pm
I'm starting to feel sorry for, yes, a traffic sign. This poor little guy, located on Fish Hatchery Road in Madison has been knocked down repeatedly in the past year. Living on a traffic islan…

Gary Engberg: Eagles returning for winter in Sauk area

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 5:55pm
MAZOMANIE -- Last Sunday, Dec. 7, was the first day for the Ferry Bluff Eagle Council to begin its annual eagle counts which will continue ever other Sunday from December through March.

Tom Oates grades the Packers: Tom Oates gives Green Bay a 'D+' in loss to Buffalo

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 5:30pm
State Journal columnist Tom Oates assesses the Packers' performance in Sunday's game at Buffalo.

Around Town: Confectionique tries to recapture the magic of Paris in Middleton

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 4:30pm
Local couple thinks of Paris as their second home and travels there twice a year to bring back inventory for their store at Morey Field.