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Wisconsin Badgers Hockey

Wisconsin Badgers men's hockey recruiting tracker

As players give oral commitments to the University of Wisconsin men's hockey team, we'll add them here with their stats. Read more


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Wisconsin Badgers Hockey

Minnesota forward Liam Malmquist commits to Wisconsin Badgers men's hockey team

Liam Malmquist scored 30 goals and assisted on 31 in 30 games for Minnesota Class AA champion Edina as a senior last season. Read more

High School Softball

WIAA softball: McFarland blanks Madison Edgewood

The Spartans get two-hit pitching from Megan Jansen and produce 14 hits to advance to a sectional semifinal against Evansville. Read more

Politics and Elections

Josh Kaul says he's likely to defend Act 10 in court

The 2011 law has received numerous challenges over the past eight years, but courts have upheld it. Read more

Higher education

UW-Whitewater chancellor named through process that left faculty 'ignored,' letter says

UW-Whitewater's chancellor search was the first under a new Regent policy. How the process played out there could be a harbinger of chancellor searches to come at other UW campuses. Read more

High School Soccer

Sauk Prairie names Drew Kornish as boys soccer coach

Kornish most recently has coached boys soccer at Madison West.  Read more

Politics and Elections

Republican lawmakers advance $500M school spending plan, Democrats argue it doesn't go far enough

It falls far short of the $1.4 billion in new funding for K-12 schools proposed by Democratic Gov. Tony Evers — and of the $639 million in new funding that Republican leaders gave schools two years ago. Read more



10 insights on today's news that will make you smarter tomorrow

Stay in the know! Browse through opinions and analysis on today's hottest topics. Read more

Movies & Film News

10 movies that everyone is streaming right now

Feel like a good a movie? People are buzzing about these new release. Stay in tonight and stream on… Read more

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Politics and Elections

Lawmaker accused of showing gun in state Capitol office that bans firearms

Sortwell told Stubbs' aide that the sign banning guns from her office was silly and that people should stop being afraid of guns and should support the Second Amendment. Read more

Politics and Elections

Zoning code change would help allow alcohol sales at retailers

"Brick and mortar is very focused on making the experience better and unique. It's been bubbling up for a long time." Read more

Local News

City's new soccer team home matches offer a 'new Madison experience'

The contagious energy was coming from jam-packed bleachers where members of Forward Madison's fan groups spend much of the match. Read more

Politics and Elections

Josh Kaul eyes strengthened approach to environmental regulation

The move, Democratic Attorney General Josh Kaul said, is meant as a departure from the less assertive approach toward environmental regulation taken by former Republican Attorney General Brad Schimel.  Read more

Politics and Elections

Wisconsin regulators reject effort to block state's first large-scale solar farm

The three commissioners agreed there were no material errors alleged in the petition for rehearing and voiced frustration with people seeking rehearings because they were unhappy with the outcome of a case. Read more


Showers, storms on tap Friday, Saturday and Sunday looking better

The "getaway" day for the long Memorial Day weekend is looking wet, but Saturday and Sunday should be dry, we hope. Read more