Neighbors on Madison’s east side found one of their favorite hangouts suddenly closed over the weekend. The 4 & 20 Bakery on N. Fourth Street had become part of the fabric of the neighborhood around East High School. But on Saturday night, founder, baker, and co-owner Mandy Puntney passed away after becoming ill with bronchitis and […]
Congressional Budget Office estimates 24 million people would lose their health insurance under Trumpcare. However that was before recent amendments by the Freedom Caucus made further cuts into Medicaid and Obamacare.
Support is growing for legalizing the commercial production of industrial hemp in Wisconsin. Minnesota, Michigan, and Illinois have passed similar legislation, and Wisconsin is following suit. Wisconsin State Senator Patrick Testin, R-Stevens Point, and State Representative Jess Kremer, R-Kewaskum, co-wrote the bill, and it is gaining bipartisan support. In 2014, the U.S. house passed […]
A legend passed away over the weekend. Clyde Stubblefield was the drummer for James Brown, whose revolutionary beats led to songs, albums, and even genres he couldn’t have imagined. Clyde, also known as the Funky Drummer, is the most sampled drummer in history. Shortly after retiring from the James Brown Band, Clyde settled in Madison. […]
An update on the recount madness. Cameron Bren, Sarah Hopefl, Patrick Waring, and Alejandro Alonso Galva reporting. **Correction: Since the airing of this broadcast more counties have decided to hand count their ballots. 49 counties will now recount their ballots by hand. Up from the reported 48.
It looks like we’re headed for a recount. The Jill Stein and Rocky de la Fuente campaigns have formally requested a statewide recount of all Presidential votes in Wisconsin. They have until tomorrow to send in the $3.5 million dollars the state estimates it will take to hire election workers to count all the votes. […]