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USHL hockey: Cale Morris makes 26 saves to lead Chicago Steel past Madison Capitols

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 5:50pm
Will Johnson scores the lone goal for Madison.

Around Town: Crombolaya title stays in the family after Sunday world championship

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 4:15pm
Crombolaya is easy to play, and those who've mastered the homemade board game took home hundreds of dollars in prize money here Sunday.

Restaurant News: Veranda closes for good, ending Schiavo restaurant era

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 4:15pm
Plans to sell Veranda Restaurant & Wine Bar in Fitchburg recently fell through, so the Schiavo family was forced to close the business, effective Sunday.

SOS: Scam slam update, who are you and speculating on Ebola?

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 4:00pm
SOS finds the usual suspects in unusual swindles, including Ebola investments.

Penniman, John B.

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 2:30pm
KALAMAZOO, Mich. / MONONA -John B. Penniman, age 90, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. He was born on May 26, 1924, in Kokomo, Ind.

O'Meara, Mary B. (Froning)

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 2:30pm
MADISON - Mary B. (Froning) O'Meara, age 80, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Agrace HospiceCare, surrounded by her family. A Memorial Service to commemorate her life will be announced …

Thompson, A. Bernice

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 2:30pm
MOUNT HOREB - A. Bernice Thompson, age 96, of Mount Horeb, died on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at Agrace HospiceCare.

Crosby-Haag, Anne Louise

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 2:30pm
MIDDLETON - Anne Louise Crosby-Haag, age 48, of Middleton, died unexpectedly Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at St. Mary's Hospital with family by her side. Anne was born on March 23, 1966, in Madison.

Badgers cross country: Sarah Disanza's runner-up finish leads UW women to best finish since 2008

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 11:45am
One year after not placing any runners in the top 15, the Badgers have three in the top 10 and finish second to Michigan State.

Freakfest crowd mostly well-behaved, Madison police say

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 9:00am
When 35,000 zombies, ghouls, nerds and comic book stars take over State Street, you would expect some trouble, right? Not if it's Freakfest.

Kraus-Anderson raising roof on new Sun Prairie Cabela's store slated for spring opening

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 8:00am
The Madison office of the Minneapolis-based contractor has built close to 40 percent of the national outdoor outfitter's 64 stores in the United States and Canada. 

State Journal endorsement: Burke best fit to reenergize state economy

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 8:00am
State politics is far too divisive under Gov. Scott Walker. Wisconsin lags on jobs and faces its third largest budget shortfall in two decades.

Election Day weather should be good, but snow and rain on tap most of the week

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:40am
Weather should not be an excuse for not getting to the voting booth on Tuesday.

Book Events Nov. 2

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:30am
Sunday, Nov. 2

Exploring another extinction

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:30am
New Yorker writer Elizabeth Kolbert’s upcoming lecture at UW-Madison, “The Sixth Extinction: The Legacy of the Anthropocene?” is billed in a rather apocalyptic way:

In the Spirit: Ebola crisis gets personal for one Madison congregation

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:30am
The Rev. Julius Brent and many of those at Hope of Christ Assembly have lost loved ones to the disease.

Drama plays out in world of online reviewing

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:00am
Earlier this year, I spoke with Mequon native Kathleen Hale as she released her first book into the world, the young adult murder mystery set in Friendship, “No One Else Can Have You.” In our …

Just Read It | Jeff Veesenmeyer

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:00am
Just Read It is a regular feature in which the State Journal seeks recommendations from authors, literary enthusiasts and experts, focused on the contributor’s particular genre of expertise.

Garden calendar | For the week of Nov. 2

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:00am
Tips for your flowers, trees and shrubs.

What to watch this week: HBO brings 'Olive Kitteridge' to life

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:00am
When it comes to telling stories, television does a pretty good job. It’s no novel, but it does well within its limitations – the standardized hour-long time slot, the serialized nature of a w…