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Scrapbook Nov. 17

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:00am
Honors: The Society of St. Vincent de Paul has honored several of its volunteers with the 2014 Volunteer Service Awards. Area recipients include: Thomas Dobbins, Thomas Parslow, Patricia Ponty…

Outdoors: Memories of fatal encounter between hunters continue to haunt survivors and community

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 11:30pm
Gun deer hunting season routinely and unfortunately resurrects the sadness of Nov. 21, 2004, when six people with Rice Lake ties were killed and two others wounded in a Sawyer County woods.

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Kevin Harvick wins Homestead to claim first championship

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 11:15pm
HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Kevin Harvick charged through the field, picking off car after car, passing two other title contenders on a series of restarts. As he aggressively chased the victory and his …

Badgers football: Gary Andersen, UW enjoy signature win, move up to No. 14

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 11:15pm
It would be hard to argue that Gary Andersen’s tenure as University of Wisconsin football coach hasn’t been a success.

College football: UW-Whitewater hosts Macalester on Saturday in Division III playoffs

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 11:15pm
The UW-Whitewater football team will host Macalester (Minn.) College in the first round of the NCAA Division III playoffs at noon Saturday at Perkins Stadium.

Tom Oates: Packers are lovin' life at home these days after another Lambeau laugher

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 10:30pm
Green Bay has posted four straight laughers at home, which bodes well for a postseason run if they can secure home-field advantage

Bucks: Miami homecoming a good one for Brandon Knight

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 9:30pm
MIAMI — Brandon Knight looked right at home.

Badgers women's basketball: UW's second-half spurt provides enough breathing room for win

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 8:15pm
The Badgers come out of the locker room and reel off a 20-3 run in a win over Illinois State.

WIAA state football: Finals schedule

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 8:00pm
WIAA STATE FOOTBALL FINALS

Police arrest man after shots fired in McFarland

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 8:00pm
Officers encounter the suspect around 10 a.m. Sunday as he was exiting his apartment. He was taken into custody without incident, McFarland police said.

Packers grades: Tom Oates gives an A- to Green Bay for its victory over Eagles

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 8:00pm
Tom Oates assesses the Packers' performance in Sunday's game against  Philadelphia at Lambeau Field.

Outdoors: Wisconsin DNR predicts conservative deer hunt

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 7:05pm
Wisconsin deer hunters venturing north may experience an old-fashioned deer season this year, one with deep snow and bucks-only regulations in 29 northern counties.

Outdoors: DNR predicts conservative deer hunt numbers

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:15pm
Wisconsin deer hunters venturing north may experience an old-fashioned deer season this year, one with deep snow and bucks-only regulations in 29 northern counties.

Outdoors: DNR predicting conservative deer hunt numbers

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:15pm
Wisconsin deer hunters venturing north may experience an old-fashioned deer season this year, one with deep snow and bucks-only regulations in 29 northern counties.

Our system of democracy works fine -- John Wollaeger

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:00pm
Trudy Rubin's recent column, "Democracy playing defense after fall of Berlin Wall," clearly shows she does not understand the United States.

Walker won't join climate change fight -- Dave Wester

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:00pm
President Barack Obama recently announced new initiatives to fight global climate change. Don’t expect Gov. Scott Walker to join the fight.

Higher wage better than drug testing -- Maxine Nehmer

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:00pm
A drug test can cost $50 to $80. As a taxpayer, I'm not willing to spend my taxes drug testing people who are trying as hard as they can to make ends meet to feed their families by using Foodshare.

Fund will help women entrepreneurs -- Heather Wentler

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:00pm
The founders of the Doyenne Group appreciate Madison Ald. Scott Resnick and his fellow members of the Madison City Council for supporting the Women Entrepreneurship and Small Business Developm…

A bipartisan solution to climate change -- Dawn Ramin

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:00pm
Thank you for running the recent guest column, “UN report should end climate change bebate.” It was encouraging because it talked about a solution to climate change -- a national revenue-neutr…

Leonard Pitts Jr.: An open letter to the GOP about its dearest enemy

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:00pm
Dear Republican Party:

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