Madison College will soon be offering a scholarship to LGBTQ students, thanks to a new $20,000 gift from QBE, an Australian insurance company with offices in Sun Prairie. For now, scholarships will be available starting in three years, but the director and student communities hope to raise additional funds to offer it sooner. Madison College […]
The 2018 Wisconsin Film Festival starts up on Thursday, April 5, the day this episode comes out, and it runs through April 12, spanning a lineup of nearly 150 feature and short films. Over the past few weeks, we at Tone Madison have been previewing different facets of the festival lineup. To cap off our preview […]
One race where Democrats could benefit the blue wave is a special election in Wisconsin First Senate District, a district in the Door County area that’s been unrepresented in the senate since November, 2017. Its previous Senator was Republican Frank Lasee, who now works in Governor Scott Walker’s administration. Walker stalled on calling a special […]
Some of you may be cleansing after a weekend full of chocolate eggs and jelly beans. How did a giant bunny become the mascot of Easter? We look at how some of the traditions of Passover and Easter started.
The two technically nonpartisan candidates are conservatively leaning Sauk County Judge Michael Screnock and liberally leaning Milwaukee Circuit Court Judge Rebecca Dallet. They beat out primary candidate Tim Burns in February. The openly liberal Burns got 18 percent of the vote. Dallet got 36 percent and Screnock received 46 percent. Nina Kravinsky spoke with Dallet […]
Tomorrow, April 3rd, is Election Day in Wisconsin. There’s one statewide race on the ballot and that’s for our state Supreme Court. If you live in Dane County, you’ll also be voting for a local Judge, and depending on where in the county you live, you might have a competitive County Board race in your […]