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Turning moments into movements: Annual Wisconsin MLK ceremony honors women change makers

Monday marked the 39th annual state tribute, which makes it America’s oldest MLK official state ceremony, Gov. Tony Evers said. Read more

MORE FROM MADISON AND WISCONSIN

A voter's guide to the Madison School Board candidates

Candidates will face off during a public forum set for Feb. 5.  Read more

La Crosse man gets 5 years in federal prison for meth conviction

Eddy A. Arca was on probation for a 2015 marijuana conviction in La Crosse County at the time of his arrest, and was likely selling methamphetamine to support his drug addiction, District Judge William Conley said. Read more

Shopko files for bankruptcy; both Madison stores to close

The Green Bay area-based retailer had been closing stores and selling pharmacies prior to Wednesday's move. The store at South Towne Mall in Monona will remain open. Read more

Artist Jerry Butler is making his mark

At 71, Butler has entered one of the most prolific seasons of his long artistic career. "Angels and Demons," his current show, is on view at Central Library. Read more

FROM ACROSS THE NATION AND AROUND THE WORLD

Report: The top 26 billionaires own $1.4 trillion — as much as 3.8 billion other people

The world's billionaires are growing $2.5 billion richer every day, while the poorest half of the global population is seeing its net worth dwindle, a new report says. Read more

The list of nominees for the 91st Academy Awards

Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" led all films with 10 nominations each to the 91st Academy Awards, while Netflix and Marvel each scored their first best picture nomination. Here's a look at all the nominees, which were unveiled Tuesday morning from Los Angeles' Samuel Goldwyn Theatre.

The Oscars will be broadcast live on Feb. 24 on ABC. Read more