Author: Candice Wagener

Dane County’s doll company

Over the past 35 years, American Girl has sold more than 36 million dolls and created more inclusive toys while maintaining a local headquarters.

Over the past 35 years, American Girl has sold more than 36 million dolls and created more inclusive toys while maintaining a local headquarters.

Two McFarland curlers aim for their second shot at the Winter Olympics

Becca Hamilton and Nina Roth — both represented Team USA at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea — are hoping to become two-time Olympians if all goes well in Omaha this month.

Becca Hamilton and Nina Roth — both represented Team USA at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea — are hoping to become two-time Olympians if all goes well in Omaha this month.

Fanning the flames in the restaurant industry

Shutdowns and restrictions may have struck the match, but the local restaurant industry’s deeply rooted problems were grease on the fire. And as staffing struggles hit an all-time high, fewer people are in the kitchen to tend to the flame.

Shutdowns and restrictions may have struck the match, but the local restaurant industry’s deeply rooted problems were grease on the fire. And as staffing struggles hit an all-time high, fewer people are in the kitchen to tend to the flame.

What’s next for Madison’s food scene?

What will our local restaurants do to stay alive through the winter and beyond?

With patio season coming to a close, indoor dining and takeout are left, but what will our local restaurants do to stay alive through the winter and beyond?