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VA Nominee McDonald goes Before Congress

Posted: 07/22/2014 - President Barack Obama's choice to lead the beleaguered Veterans Affairs Department goes before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee on Tuesday as Congress considers a bill to help the next VA leader do his job.

Walker Takes Risk With Attack On Respected Trek

Posted: 07/20/2014 - Trek Bicycle Corp. is known for its bikes made for everyone from kids on training wheels to competitors at the Tour de France. But now the company is in the middle of another kind of race -- the one for governor.

Stroebel Spends Heavily on US House Campaign

Posted: 07/15/2014 - State Rep. Duey Stroebel is personally funding most of his campaign for the Wisconsin congressional seat now held by retiring Republican Rep. Tom Petri.

$4 Million To Go To Five Wisconsin School Districts

Updated: 07/03/2014 - Five school districts in Wisconsin are going to be given some money they didn't know they would get back. D.C. Everest, Marathon, Abbotsford, De Pere and Waunakee school districts will all receive a portion of $4 million dollars given to the government by the construction company the five districts used between 2003 and 2008.

Student Musicians Learn Suzuki Method

Posted: 07/22/2014 - Summer time is the season for sending kids off to camp and one program in Stevens Point is helping kids get a healthy attitude through music.

Court: UW Protester's Injunction Must be Refined

Posted: 07/16/2014 - The state Supreme Court says a judge properly issued a restraining order against a frequent University of Wisconsin System protester but he must refine it because it's too broad.

Mixed Reviews for Healthier School Lunch Fare

Posted: 07/14/2014 - School cafeteria managers on the hunt for foods that are healthy and will also please finicky students are sampling bean burgers, peanut butter substitutes and other alternatives at a convention in Boston.

Governors Group Skirts 'Radioactive' Common Core

Posted: 07/13/2014 - Facing opposition from staunch conservatives, the Common Core education standards designed to improve schools and student competitiveness are being modified by some Republican governors. They cite concern about the federal government's role in the classroom.

Government Drafting Birth Control Accommodation

Posted: 10:34 AM - The Obama administration is developing a new way for religious nonprofits that object to paying for contraceptives in their health plans to opt out, without submitting a form they say violates their religious beliefs.

CrossFitters For A Cause

Updated: 07/22/2014 - Local athletes are working to flex their physical and charitable muscles.

Outdoors with Mark and Chad : Exploring Rib Mountain

Updated: 07/17/2014 - While Rib Mountain is popular in the summer, it is a year round destination for many visitors and locals as well. We find out more about Rib Mountain and the activities during all seasons of the year.

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