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Sean Kennedy

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Jeff Miller-UW Madison

Once a farm, almost a subdivision, the UW Arboretum has never been static. more

Isthmus Cover Stories

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Carolyn Fath

Put your knowledge of Madison's beautiful outdoor laboratory to the test with our pop quiz. more

Cover Stories

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Todd Hubler

A bill working its way through the state legislature would overhaul the regulatory system for taxicabs, which has traditionally been left to cities and towns. But even cab companies are split on the legislation. more

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Carolyn Fath

King Street mainstay Ancora Coffee is moving. But don’t fret, it’s just across the street. more

Food News

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Art by Jeff Drew

Changes to the Facebook algorithm took a bite out of Isthmus' referral traffic. We'll change and evolve, but we won't pivot to video or lose our focus on local news. more

NEWS

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Sean Kennedy

It’s not all like Backdraft. The domestic side of life in a firehouse. more

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Dylan Brogan

Mayor Paul Soglin joins a host of other Democrats vying for the chance to take on Scott Walker. more

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Stories on police settlements and reality stars made our most-read list. more

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Michael Sullivan

The equipment auction at Oscar Mayer last week was the place to be. Isthmus tags along with Underground Meats’ Jonny Hunter. more

FOOD & DRINK

Terrence Wall rages against Madison traffic engineering department test on East Mifflin Street, possibly fueling a letter-writing campaign against the city. But officials say opponents have their facts wrong. more

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James Netz

After last year’s race was canceled due to lack of snow, the organizers of the country’s largest cross-country ski race aren’t taking any chances. more

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Judith Davidoff

The cheesemaker will sell its small-batch specialty cheeses, and build cheese caves to age their creations. They also plan to offer breakfast service, grilled cheese sandwiches and bakery items. more

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Gavin Gould

The whole sport of cyclocross is crazy — why would the bike pits be any different? more

Snapshot

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David Stluka/UW Athletics

Notre Dame may be the home of Rudy, but Wisconsin football is where walk-ons really thrive. more

Isthmus Cover Stories

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Sean Kennedy

GIlligan’s Island has a little something for everyone. The Monona sandbar spot even has its own mobile popsicle vendor. more

Snapshot

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Justin Sprecher

Your VO2 number is how much oxygen you can deliver to your muscles proportional to your bodyweight. It’s some mix of genetics and training — working out can push your number higher, but your genes set the upper limit. more

Snapshot

Isthmus announces a late-summer bash to celebrate MadFaves winners more

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Justin Sprecher

A 55-degree day in March is not a good time to walk onto the ice of Lake Mendota. But for the Madison Fire Department, it’s a perfect opportunity. more

Snapshot

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Brett Stepanik

Invented in Ireland more than a century ago, bike polo has found a home in Madison. It’s played here, even in the dead of winter, thanks to the water reservoir at Reynolds Park. more

Snapshot

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    Sean Kennedy

    State Rep. Chris Taylor addresses the crowd at Madison's student walkout for gun safety.

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    Sean Kennedy

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    Sean Kennedy

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    Sean Kennedy

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    Sean Kennedy

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    Sean Kennedy