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Our Views: Trump backers turn to Solen. Say what?
In a bizarre twist to this surreal election season, Ryan Solen seems to be celebrating this development, even though Solen himself has called on Paul Ryan to revoke his endorsement for Trump.
Our Views: Keeping dam comes with fewer risks
Our Views: Keeping dam comes with fewer risks
The biggest danger in removing the Monterey Dam would be its effect on water levels downtown and its impact on future waterfront development.
Our Views: Thumbs up/down for Monday, Oct. 10
Down to clown paranoia and Milton Avenue construction delays. Up to Blackhawk restructuring and DMV employee training.
Our Views: Journey to the online rumor mill
Social media, in newspaper years, is still a new phenomenon, and there’s no industry standard for addressing online rumors in the daily paper.
Our Views: Carrying the torch of democracy

Partisan bickering over the necessity of voter ID laws has taken some joy out of the voting process and distracted from people's ongoing efforts to break down barriers to voting rights.

We're talking about people such as Dan Atwood who helps...

Our Views: Brodhead police set good example
Because pedestrians pose a minimal safety threat to drivers, many drivers feel they can disregard pedestrians. But failing to yield to pedestrians is selfish.
Our Views: Public should have a say on new Great Lakes Basin rail plan
We support Rep. Mark Spreitzer, D-Beloit, and Sen. Janis Ringhand, D-Evansville, in their call for both reopening the comment period and holding an additional public informational meeting during the comment period.
Our Views: Caught in a bubble? Grab a newspaper
In recognizing National Newspaper Week, remember that newspapers are often at their best not when they're reinforcing worldviews but when they're challenging them.
Our Views: Thumbs up/down for Monday, Oct. 3
Our Views: Janesville School District slowly breaking free from old ways
Critics of Janesville School District’s pay-for-performance system who complain too many teachers are receiving raises are forgetting how far this district has come since Act 10’s passage.