Jane Burns


David Stluka

Wisconsin Cheese Camp is the place to learn all about artisanal cheese. Jane Burns talks to organizer and cheese geek Jeanne Carpenter. more

Nov 2, 2017 5:00 AM FOOD & DRINK


Jane Burns

Paoli jeweler John/Christine Designs finds the good luck amid the bad. John Strobel runs a gallery with wife Christine, does the art fair circuit and custom-designs pieces. more

Oct 26, 2017 5:00 AM Emphasis

The UW can’t fix the Field House fast enough for volleyball fans. Tickets for sold-out games are a hot commodity. more

Oct 19, 2017 5:00 AM Sports 1 Comments


Mary Langenfeld

While Friday nights are full of crowded bleachers and marching bands, more subdued scenes unfold on Saturday mornings when yawning teenagers board a bus to a volleyball tournament, cross-country invitational, soccer game or swim meet for the day. more

Oct 12, 2017 5:00 AM Snapshot

Isthmus talks to Mike Peters, frontman for ‘80s icons The Alarm, about surviving cancer and how the band’s early anthems provide a soundtrack for his life. The band is at the Barrymore on Aug. 30, for the first time ever. more

Aug 24, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC


Jane Burns

A selection of area cheese boards shows a diversity of approaches. From Belgian soft cheese made by Trappist monks to a Sartori sampler, it’s all good. more

Jul 20, 2017 5:00 AM FOOD & DRINK