Whether contemplating the meaning of the word "potlach" or discussing chicken feeding in Mississippi, The Dictionary of American Regional English's new digitized, publicly-available interviews offer tidbits of history and regional culture from the 19th century on.
Lexy Brodt is a local reporting intern for the Wisconsin State Journal.
The clouds cleared just in time for viewers at the Memorial Union Terrace to witness most of the solar eclipse Monday.
Chris Murphy, who installs control panels at breweries across the Midwest, uses the electronic components from his daily work to assemble his art.
Visitors to the Pheasant Branch Conservancy will have access to an all-terrain wheelchair through a partnership between Access Ability Wisconsin and Middleton's Department of Parks and Public Lands.
The new park will feature museum-like exhibits, and provide direct access to the lakefront area from Langdon Street.
The Senator sunk to the bottom of Lake Michigan in 1929, after a collision with another ship. Two divers were the first to survey the shipwreck on Saturday.
After making it to the ABC show's season 13 finale, Peter Kraus, of Madison, did not take home the final rose on "The Bachelorette" Monday night.
Kraus, a personal trainer and model who grew up in Madison, might receive the final rose Monday on ABC's show, the Bachelorette.
Madison saw 11 homicides in 2017, surpassing a previous high of 10 set in 2008.