In March of this year, Isthmus, Madison’s alt-weekly magazine that’s been in print since 1976, announced it was going dark. While the publication has continued publishing stories online, Isthmus hasn’t issued a print edition since the beginning of the pandemic. Earlier today, the publication’s editorial team announced that the paper will be returning — as […]
Jen Rubin, the author of We Are Staying: Eighty Years in the Life of a Family, a Store, and a Neighborhood joins Jonathan Zarov on the Friday 8 O’Clock Buzz to discuss her new three-part series in The Isthmus, Staying Alive, profiling three small Madison businesses—Genna’s Lounge, Mystery to Me and Oddly Arranged Media—and their […]
Wisconsin made national headlines this week for its disorganized election process. This week on Isthmus on WORT, producer Jonah Chester sat down with Isthmus reporter Judy Davidoff to review the week’s events and what fall-out may result from Tuesday’s chaos. You can read her coverage of the election online at Isthmus.com.
On March 17, the local alt-weekly newspaper Isthmus announced it would be going dark for an unknown period of time due to struggles brought on by the coronavirus outbreak in Madison. Today on the show, Isthmus editor Judy Davidoff and staff writer Dylan Brogan share their vision for the newspaper and what they are doing […]
A new video series at Isthmus highlights sustainable food systems throughout Wisconsin. The program is called Food for Thought, and connects you to Madison chefs and local food producers. In their new episode, you can watch chef Tori Miller work the other side of the table as he helps sell vegetables at the Dane County […]
Once again, WORT 89.9 FM is Madison’s favorite local radio station in the Arts & Media section! Voters in Isthmus’ “Mad Faves” Poll selected WORT, listener-sponsored community radio, as Madison’s Favorite Local Radio Station while Mel & Floyd, a “hilarious blend of political commentary, weird news, and stand-up comedy,” again won Favorite Local Radio Show. As with all of […]