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This Just In: Why Obama is getting cozy with Republicans on international trade
Don't feel bad if you don't understand the latest hoopla surrounding a proposed trade deal with Europe and Asia. Usually, you can give politicians credit for simplifying even the most complex issues into something average citizens, and even...
This Just In: How Ryan's faith guides his policies
This Just In: How Ryan's faith guides his policies
After Rep. Paul Ryan was named Mitt Romney's running mate in the 2012 presidential election, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a likely candidate in 2016, had a few words of advice for his fellow Wisconsinite.
This Just In: Only a hope, not a plan, for Obamacare
This Just In: Only a hope, not a plan, for Obamacare
With six weeks to go before millions could find themselves without affordable health care, Republican leaders in Congress still don't have a plan to respond to the potential disaster for many families.
Big Event Blog: Festivities fill the Fourth
Big Event Blog: Festivities fill the Fourth
What are your plans this July Fourth weekend? Take in festivities across the area, with carnivals in Whitewater, concerts in Elkhorn and boat races in Palmyra. Concert in the Park, July 2, in Flat Iron Park, 201 Wrigley...
Big Event Blog: Listen to the music, shop antiques, or watch the Walldogs work
Big Event Blog: Listen to the music, shop antiques, or watch the Walldogs work
What are your plans this summer weekend? Why not watch the Walldogs at work painting murals on buildings in Delavan, listen to the music at concerts in parks in Burlington or Lake Geneva, or shop the Antique Flea Market on the fairgrounds in...
Big Event Blog: Beer barons and airplanes for Dad's Day
Big Event Blog: Beer barons and airplanes for Dad's Day
What are your plans this Father's Day weekend? Why watch cyclists in East Troy, sample blue ribbon cheese in Mukwonago or treat Dad to a beer tasting tour in Lake Geneva or a pancake breakfast fly-in in Palmyra?
Tasty in Southern Wisconsin: Riga-Tony's is simply tasty
When I visited Riga-Tony's earlier this month, the helpful gentleman behind the counter asked if it was my first time. Although I had been there before, I can understand why he concluded I may have been a newcomer. Despite my inability to make a...
Tasty in Southern Wisconsin: Tuscan Grill offers tasty fun
At the Tuscan Grill, you'll find great food and a staff that is committed to making sure you enjoy it. In my two recent visits, I had their Whitefish and Salmon. Both meals were great and reasonably priced.  Although the food was...
Tasty in Southern Wisconsin: It's all, always tasty at Hernandez
The enchiladas are delicious. I also love the burritos, tacos, chimichangas and tostadas from Hernandez El Sarape.  Everything I've ever had at Hernandez has been delicious so I've concluded that it's all tasty at Hernandez.