|

Home  » Opinion

Steven Walters: Schreiber’s last campaign is advocating for dementia caregivers
Former Gov. Marty Schreiber is crusading on behalf of everyone with dementia, and caregivers—like him—who don’t realize they are destroying their own health.
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, May 2
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, May 2
Thumbs Up to Hedberg's story times, Operation Click, recycling in roadwork and Produce for Pantries
Matt Pommer: In contrast to Walker, the UW will honor Thompson
Tommy Thompson’s life is both a Horatio Alger-type story and a love affair with UW-Madison. It also is in stark contrast to Gov. Scott Walker.
Greg Peck: Mother Nature exercises her will with baby birds
We tried to do the right thing with a purple finch who built her nest under one of our kitchen windows. But I don't think her babies survived.
Michael Gerson: The state of disunion
With the influence of Bernie Sanders and the success of Trump, American politics have launched into uncharted ideological waters.
Our Views: Construction of new homes building a better economy in Janesville
Our Views: Construction of new homes building a better economy in Janesville
Industrial projects will offer jobs with wages that make families look not to rent but to own. Some families will consider building.
Your Views: Youth group working to warn about tobacco

As members of our local FACT group in Rock County, my friends and I spread the truth about tobacco. We accomplish this by doing FACTivisms (FACT-activisms). A FACTivism can be as easy as wearing a FACT T-shirt to a concert or as in depth as having a...

Your Views: His health care battles show why you shouldn't smoke
I went from a wheelchair to a walker to a cane, which I’ll have to use forever. All this because I had to smoke.
Sound Off for Sunday, May 1: Spousal surcharge, columnist Gerson, downtown signs, walking to schools
Esther Cepeda: Low-income, ‘first-gen’ college students benefit from an extra boost
Everyone wants low-income, first-time college students to succeed. Policymakers and university administrators can help them by recognizing they need reinforcements.

Columns

Michael Gerson: The state of disunion
Greg Peck: Mother Nature exercises her will with baby birds
Matt Pommer: In contrast to Walker, the UW will honor Thompson
Steven Walters: Schreiber’s last campaign is advocating for dementia caregivers
Kathleen Parker: On women, repeating Trump's own words

Letters to the Editor

Your Views: His health care battles show why you shouldn't smoke
Your Views: Youth group working to warn about tobacco
Your Views: Let’s mail ballots to all voters to expand participation
Your Views: Union worker sees merits of ‘right-to-work’ law
Your Views: People suffering from depression deserve more support

Our Views

Our Views: New home construction helping economy
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, May 2
Our Views: On spousal surcharge, unions again sway Janesville School Board
Our Views: Government transparency requires constant scrutiny, fresh reports suggest
Our Views: Outreach efforts help drive down suicide rate in Rock County

Other Views

Web Views for Friday, April 29: Proposed spousal health care surcharge, downtown sign plans, plastic bags
Web Views for Friday, April 22: Studer business contest, parking problems at schools, rail line editorial
First Amendment: Getting 'SLAPP'd' for getting involved—new protections considered
Earth Day 2016: Reduce partisan divisions over environmental policy
Web Views for Friday, April 15: Policing political rallies, Rashkin's announcement, taping Milton school meeting, railroad plan

Sound Off

Sound Off for Sunday, May 1: Spousal surcharge, columnist Gerson, downtown signs, walking to schools
Sound Off for Wednesday, April 27: Mailbox safety, $20 bill, Milton School District, heroin death
Sound Off for Wednesday, April 20: Milton schools, Jackson Elementary, storm sirens, right-to-work
Sound Off for Wednesday, April 13: Milton schools, Janesville School Board race, more on elections
Sound Off for Sunday, April 10: Presidential politics, city council race, Milton schools, railway plan