All About Isthmus

Isthmus is an independent, local news source based in Madison, Wisconsin. Free and online all the time.

Isthmus Community Media, Inc. 
P.O. Box 1542
Madison, Wisconsin, 53701
608-251-5627
 


A Little Bit of History

Isthmus Publishing Company was founded on April 9, 1976, by Vincent P. O'Hern and Fred Milverstedt. It was sold to Red Card in July 2014. In November 2020, Isthmus became a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization operating under the name Isthmus Community Media. 


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News tips and opinion: jdavidoff@isthmus.com

Music: calendar@isthmus.com

Food, features, and culture: lindaf@isthmus.com 

News writer Dylan Brogan: dbrogan@isthmus.com 


Board of Directors

Masood Akhtar

Dylan Brogan

Michael Cummins

Judith Davidoff

Sue Robinson

Ralph Russo

Molly Stentz

Editorial independence policy

Donor and financial transparency policy

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Letters to the Editor

Letters to the editor may be emailed to edit@isthmus.com.
Letters are subject to editing and should be no longer than 200 words.

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