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Walker proposes 13 percent cut, more freedom for UW System

MADISON — The University of Wisconsin System will be given more autonomy, while having its state funding slashed by 13 percent over the next two years, under the budget Gov. Scott Walker...

Upset over song use, punk band tells Walker: 'We literally hate you'
Fontana president, architect honored in pavilion dedication
Exhibits highlight O.V. Shaffer's works

Entertainment

New program, old Barns: local TV producer featured at Lake Geneva library

Tom Laughlin will bring his fourth PBS documentary about old barns to the Lake Geneva Public Library at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 28. This latest program is the fourth old barns show and the...

GLAF “Out of Gallery” exhibits planned for February
Beloit Winterfest horses pull 'em in
Watch the big screen, enjoy coffee, dessert

Business

SkipperBud's opens Lake Geneva facility

WALWORTH—SkipperBud's has opened a new full-service boating center at W6799 Brick Church Road in Walworth, according to a news release.

Wiess appointed new Northwestern financial representative
Health system recertified for mental health programs
Mercy hospital accredited for chest pain treatment

Sports

Brodhead survives OT with Black Hawk
Division 5 Black Hawk gave Division 3 Brodhead a run for its money in a nonconference boys basketball game Monday.
Brewers give Jimmy Nelson big role in starting rotation
Rodgers deserves share of blame for latest playoff debacle
Bucks fall to defending champ Spurs

Community

Death Notices for Jan. 27, 2015
Marabelle E. Mowery, Elkhorn, WI (1933-2015)
David G. Anderson, Janesville, WI (1937-2015)
Donald B. Risch, Sarasota, FL/formerly Janesville, WI

Blogs

Time is Now: Car, a little help provide escape from domestic violence for mother, toddler

Dear W.C.,

Mystery Place: Three adjoining farms share borders, not owners
Big Event Blog: Off to see the 'Wizard,' night hikes, and free apple pie
Tasty in Southern Wisconsin: Lake Lawn's tasty freedom recognized