Sharon Vanorny

On another ideal Friday night in downtown Madison, thousands gathered on King Street to hear Mat Kearney, drink beer, hoot, holler and check each other out. more


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    Sharon Vanorny

    Marion travels around the southwest Wisconsin Senate district in a Dodge Ram pickup bought as surplus from the Blanchardville Fire Department. Voters there went for Tammy Baldwin in 2012, Donald Trump in 2016 and Rebecca Dallet in April.

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    Sharon Vanorny

    An east-coast transplant, Marion runs a family farm in Blanchardville. “I’m so in love with the Driftless Area, it’s ridiculous,” she says.

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    Sharon Vanorny

    Landmark (left) and Marion met at Soil Sisters, a support group for women farmers, which Marion co-founded about a decade ago.

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    Sharon Vanorny

    Favorite auto repair shop: Dutch’s Auto Service

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    Sharony Vanorny

    Black Locust

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    Sharon Vanorny

    Sommelier Andrea Hillsey has selected six different wines to pair with chocolate and cheese at the Spread the Love event.