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With Gazette Opinion Editor Greg Peck
Greg Peck: Biking over those roundabouts
Greg Peck: Biking over those roundabouts
Are you dealing with or avoiding those two Racine Street roundabouts? Try pedaling over them.
Greg Peck: New appreciation for UW-Whitewater
My wife and I got inside looks at the UW-Whitewater campus—twice—this weekend.
Greg Peck: Share your views of Boy Scouting
I enjoyed my years in Scouting as a youth. So Sunday's letter from a Scout bothered me.

Word Badger

Digging into words we use and how we use them with Gazette reporter Frank Schultz
Word Badger: Cop talk, 10-4
The world of law enforcement is full of jargon.
Word Badger: Good words from the Guard
The National Guard recently posted some interesting advice for soldiers.
Word Badger: School defines ways of behaving badly
A local school on Wednesday posted on Twitter definitions of rude behavior, mean behavior and bullying.

Xtra Points

Local sports talk with the Gazette sports staff
Xtra Points: Vetting potential 2014 NFL MVPs
Xtra Points: Vetting potential 2014 NFL MVPs
A few teams are halfway through their 16-game schedules, so it seems about the right time to take a look around the NFL and see which players are emerging as MVP candidates.
Xtra Points: Jaguars win puts Raiders on notice
Xtra Points: Jaguars win puts Raiders on notice
At 0-6, the Oakland Raiders are the last NFL team to win a game this season.
Xtra Points: To kick or not to kick?
Xtra Points: To kick or not to kick?
The tweeting public seemed upset by Mike McCarthy's decision to kick a field goal late in the fourth quarter Sunday, but the three points turned out to be the winning margin.

The Web Desk

Behind the scenes of GazetteXtra with digital content coordinators Andrew Reuter and Dave von Falkenstein
The Web Desk: Your guide to Gazette election coverage
The Web Desk: Your guide to Gazette election coverage
Every major election, Gazette staffers spend hundreds of hours working on local election coverage. The Nov. 4 election is no exception.
Best of The Gazette: Harvest, streets and a supper-club quest
Best of The Gazette: Harvest, streets and a supper-club quest
The life of a crop farmer, an argument for street spending and a group of supper-club junkies are the subjects of some of The Gazette's best content from the last week or so.
Best of The Gazette: Haunts, a cemetery and a rare orchid
Best of The Gazette: Haunts, a cemetery and a rare orchid
Horrifying haunted houses, a city-owned cemetery's fate and a local group's conservation efforts are the topics of some of The Gazette's best content from the last week or so.

PopCon: The Popular Conversation

Entertainment talk with Gazette staffers Andrew Beaumont, Andrew Reuter, Dave von Falkenstein and Shawn Sensiba
PopCon: When it comes to U2, haters gonna hate
PopCon: When it comes to U2, haters gonna hate
Upon the release of U2's new album through Apple's iTunes program, the backlash has been severe, though quite unnecessary.