Isthmus Cover Stories


  • A smaller Camp Randall?

    The UW Athletic Department has hired a sports marketing firm to turn around declining season ticket sales and lower attendance at football games. Read more


  • Running out of time

    Local youth are leading the charge against climate change, organizing a Sept. 20 statewide climate strike. Read more


  • Pull the plug

    It’s been more than 10 years since the city began planning for a year-round public market. It still hasn’t been built. And it shouldn’t be. Read more


  • An early look at the Hamel Music Center

    Isthmus toured UW-Madison's new crown jewel, the Hamel Music Center, on Sept. 16. It's the first academic building on campus to be funded entirely by private donors. Dozens of Wisconsin tradespeople, artisans and artists contributed to the design. Read more


  • Isthmus readers pick their Madison favorites

    You all have your favorites, and when we asked, you answered. Here is the 2019 listing of Isthmus readers’ Madison Favorites, from favorite new restaurant to favorite dog park. Read more


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