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Cross Plains brewer has no brewery
There are no tours at Cross Plains Brewery. Larry and Wayne Esser run Esser's Best from a small building in Cross Plains. The beer is brewed in Black River Falls.
Hoppy trails: Time to tour Madison's craft breweries
Hoppy trails: Time to tour Madison's craft breweries
Madison's Great Taste of the Midwest has passed. But don't despair. Madison has a thriving craft beer scene, making it easy to create your own beer festival.
Quick Kicks for week of Aug. 28-Sept. 3, 2014
Quick Kicks for week of Aug. 28-Sept. 3, 2014
Local residents have a lot to look forward to this weekend. But even with school starting next week, there's still a lot of fun left--starting with the Festival on the Rock.
Walworth County Fair promises tuneful variety
The Walworth County Fair opens Wednesday, Aug. 27, with a diverse music lineup: a local favorite, a classic rock group and two appealing country acts.
Art harvest fills Edgerton corncribs
Art harvest fills Edgerton corncribs
Some people can't understand what art has to do with agriculture. That's one reason for a new art installation that uses corncribs as 3-D canvases.
Quick Kicks for Aug. 21-27, 2014
Quick Kicks for Aug. 21-27, 2014
Labor Day weekend brings a trifecta of big events marking the end of summer: Janesville's LaborFest, the Rock River Thresheree and the Walworth County Fair.
 Rhythm on the Rock brings party back to downtown Janesville
Rhythm on the Rock brings party back to downtown Janesville
People tend to complain that there's nothing to do in Janesville, but events like this Sunday's Rhythm on the Rock aim to change that stereotype.
Stage craftsman: Jeff Daniels performs in Stoughton
Stage craftsman: Jeff Daniels performs in Stoughton
Actor Jeff Daniels is a well-known commodity in film, on stage and on TV. But he also plays guitar, and he'll demonstrate that aspect of his talent Saturday, Aug. 23.
'Dead Lil' Hustler' mixes scenery, mystery
In “Dead Lil' Hustler,” another north-woods mystery by Victoria Houston, the kayakers in Nicolet National Forest are nervous. It's not every day they find a body.
Quick Kicks for Aug. 14-20, 2014
Quick Kicks for Aug. 14-20, 2014
The Riverside Music Festival at Janesville's Riverside Park is just one of several things to do this weekend in our area.