Madison

Chefs test their skills and students take note at MATC cooking competition

Joe Gaglio doesn’t cook veal sweetbreads all that often during his day job as the owner of Gotham Bagels.<p>But there they were in the basket of mystery …

Education

Thanks for the bone broth recipe -- Monette Bebow-Reinhard

The recipe in Wednesday’s paper for “bone broth” sure hit me in the funny bone -- oh, but in a good way.<p>I recently made a pot of my …

Chicken Recipes

For a stronger economy and national security, don’t cut science

With his proposed cuts in federal research and development spending, President Donald Trump risks harming a priority he puts at the top of his own …

Wisconsin

Schimel Appeals Redistricting Case To SCOTUS

Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel has filed an appeal with the U.S. Supreme Court challenging a ruling that overturned the state's …

Wisconsin

With quirky photo project, UW-Madison student captures breadth, variety of campus libraries

The “Libraries of UW-Madison” is a quirky trip through the stacks of a top university. In 41 photos, a student captures what makes each library …

Libraries

La Crosse Central student saves choking friend

LA CROSSE, Wis. - A La Crosse Central high schooler is being called a hero after putting his lifesaving skills to good use.<p>When freshman Ian Brown's …

Wisconsin

Provocative conservative PAC sees Wisconsin Senate race as a 2018 priority

A conservative political group known for its provocative and, at times, controversial ads targeting minority voters has named Wisconsin's U.S. Senate …

Elections

Cooking class for beginners

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)---Are you a beginner in the kitchen? If so, you can learn how to put together balanced meals for your family at The Learning …

Cooking

Culture at the heart of Wisconsin’s winning ways

<b>ANDY BAGGOT</b><br>Insider<p><b>Related Content</b><br>• Varsity Magazine<p><b>BY ANDY BAGGOT</b><br>UWBadgers.com Insider<p><b>MADISON, Wis.</b> — The thank-you note from<p>Barry Alvarez, the …

Wisconsin Badgers

Heart monitor changes lives for heart failure survivors

PORTAGE, Wis. - Bob Becker pencils in a couple hours every Tuesday to volunteer at Divine Savior Hospital. The retiree finds time to stock shelves …

Wisconsin

Russ Feingold launches new group aimed at ending Electoral College

Former U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold announced Wednesday that he's launching a new group that will advocate for ending the Electoral College.<p>The group, …

Wisconsin

Madison approves 100 percent clean energy goals, up to $250,000 for consultant

With a commitment of up to $250,000, the city of Madison set a goal of reaching 100 percent renewable energy use with a resolution passed by the City …

Renewable Energy

Foods Labeled 'Healthy' May Hide Unhealthy Secrets

WEDNESDAY, March 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Food products that claim to be no-fat, no-sugar, low-fat or reduced-salt aren't necessarily healthier, …

Nutrition

Classic recipe: Black bean dip

<i>Each week, we’re pulling a classic recipe out of the State Journal archives and sharing it here as it was originally printed years ago. Remember,</i> …

Recipes

Violence against women advocates: Donald Trump budget could ax funding for victims

President Donald Trump's proposed federal budget jeopardizes key services for sexual assault and domestic violence victims, as well as …

Violence Against Women

Maas to receive Lifetime Achievement Award - UW-Madison Information Technology

University of Wisconsin – Madison CIO and Vice Provost for Information Technology Bruce Mass is receiving Fusion CEO-CIO 2017 Lifetime Achievement …

Higher Education

Beer Baron: Great Dane's elegant hefeweizen hits cans — finally

In October of 1994, some malt and a whole bunch of wheat was poured into a brew kettle at one of Madison’s most curious new businesses.<p>A few weeks …

Beer

Wisconsin GOP moving to call for constitutional convention

Republican legislators want to make Wisconsin the 29th state to call for a convention to add a balanced budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution, …

Government

Blue Sky Science: Why do fresh cheese curds squeak?

When you bite into a cheese curd, the tough mesh resists you biting through it. That resistance causes the curd to squeak because it’s rubbing across …

Wisconsin

Borrowing from nature: UW

To grow clusters of human stem cells that mimic organs in the lab and might be used someday in tissue implants, Bill Murphy, a UW-Madison professor …

Gardening

Issue of $1 marijuana fine comes up in Monona mayoral debate

MONONA — The issue of marijuana possession comes before the Monona City Council on Monday night, and council members will vote on whether to reduce …

Wisconsin

Rep. Chris Taylor: Dems' bill promotes an economy that works for everyone

Last fall, I had the opportunity to travel across Wisconsin. No matter where I went, I found stagnant wages and underemployment, and was confronted …

Social Justice

NFL: Behind the scenes: How teams fit roster under salary cap

When the Packers gave Brett Favre the NFL's first $100 million contract in 2001 — well, first "$100 million contract," because, like so many deals in …

NFL

NASCAR: Ryan Newman ends long drought with win in Arizona

AVONDALE, Ariz. — A big gamble in the desert heat ended a long victory drought for Ryan Newman.<p>When just about everybody else decided to take a …

NASCAR

Ferry trip features 32 Lake Michigan lighthouses

MACKINAW CITY, Mich. - A five-day ferry tour will feature visits to 32 different Great Lakes lighthouses this summer.<p>There are 80 available spots for …

Travel

4 J.C. Penney stores in Wisconsin to close in nationwide reduction

Richland Center Mayor Paul Corcoran didn’t see it coming.<p>The J.C. Penney store in his community is one of four in Wisconsin, and 138 nationwide, …

Markets

Editorial: Don't let Trump dump Great Lakes protection

One of the things former President Barack Obama did relatively well was protecting the Great Lakes from pollution and invasive species.<p>That’s …

Great Lakes

Hop Architecture Camp participants show off model cities, music video

As a small crowd gathered around her miniature city — with buildings constructed out of Legos and blocks, roads of construction paper and green puffs …

Intrigue in Fitchburg mayor’s race

×<p>News-FitchburgMayorCandidate<p>Fitchburg mayoral candidate Jason Gonzalez<p>The state is seeking a public reprimand against Fitchburg mayoral candidate …

Wisconsin

Newsletter

• News<p>ForwardED Newsletter<p>We invite you to learn more about WCER through issues of our newsletter, ForwardED.<p>Spring 2017<p>Inside this issue:<p>Welcome to …

Education