Steven Potter


Chris Roberts

Attorneys representing the family of Tony Robinson say they had strong evidence directly contradicting Madison Police Officer Matt Kenny’s account in the 2015 killing. On Thursday, the city settled the case for $3.35 million. more

Feb 23, 2017 12:01 AM News

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Chris Roberts

In a lawsuit filed against the city, attorneys representing the family of Tony Robinson contend that video and forensic evidence directly contradict statements by Madison police officer Matt Kenny, who killed Robinson two years ago. more

Feb 22, 2017 10:05 AM News

Clyde Stubblefield at Inn Cahoots club, August 1991

Brent Nicastro

Where would hip-hop be without the influence and backbeat created by the Funky Drummer, Clyde Stubblefield? Steven Potter talks to Madison's hip-hop community about the death of the legendary musician. more

Feb 21, 2017 2:59 PM MUSIC


Steven Potter

Students learn far more than just technique in Jenie Gao’s free printmaking class, offered by The Bubbler program at the downtown library. more

Feb 16, 2017 5:00 AM Snapshot

Gnar Hoops & Happy World Clothing combines hula hoops and eco-friendly clothing. Oh yeah, the hula hoops are eco-friendly, too. more

Feb 16, 2017 5:00 AM Emphasis


Twenty years ago, Gabe Moskoff was a sophomore at Madison East. Today, he's the DJ for rap supergroup Run the Jewels and goes by the stage name Trackstar. Moskoff will return home as Trackstar the DJ on Feb. 15 for a sold-out Run the Jewels show. more

Feb 13, 2017 4:56 PM MUSIC


Nick Berard

Joey Banks, one of Madison’s busiest drummers, was mentored by his idol, Clyde Stubblefield. Now Banks is music director of the Clyde Stubblefield All-Star Band, where the two men drum side by side. more

Feb 9, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC 1 Comments


Brett Stepanik

Neither rain nor sleet nor snow nor sub-freezing temperatures keeps members of the November Project from working out outdoors. more

Jan 19, 2017 5:00 AM Snapshot


Steven Potter

A new mural created by LGBTQ youth will soon be visible on the side of Art In, 1444 E. Washington Ave. Its message is a tribute to the late street artist Brendan Scanlon, aka SOLVE. more

Nov 23, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE


Steven Potter

Burning forests and prairies is one of the most effective ways to manage natural areas and keep invasive species at bay. This year, city workers set almost a dozen fires in Madison’s conservation areas. more

Nov 23, 2016 5:00 AM Snapshot 1 Comments




Steven Potter

Cartoon Reyes had a hard road to the tattooist’s chair. The lessons he learned in prison were still valuable. more

Nov 17, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis




Steven Potter

The Nov. 12 Madison Hip-Hop Awards featured plenty of anti-Trump vitriol. But the overall tone at the seventh annual event was a positive celebration of a community of artists. more

Nov 14, 2016 3:18 PM MUSIC





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