Author: Matthew Simon

Despite win, Packers not happy with performance

Aaron Rodgers smiled a lot during his postgame news conference Sunday. Not all of those facial expressions meant the quarterback took great delight in the Packers' 30-20 road win over the Oakland Raiders. "We're going to the pl...

After Obama's terrorism message, travelers remain vigilant

On one of the busiest travel days of the year, less than two weeks after the Paris terrorist attacks, Madison travelers said Present Barack Obama's message of going about Thanksgiving weekend activities as usual is exactly how they're proceeding.

Portage sidewalk plan causes controversy

While Portage's mayor calls continuous, new sidewalk construction, that's part of more than 15-year-old law a safety necessity, Summit Street and River Street area neighbors are furious about the laws implications.

12 on Tuesday: Brandi Grayson

Brandi Grayson's put racism front and center in every conversation. Inequity and injustice, both personal and systemic, are never far from her mind.

Sheriff: Study aims to fix jail's safety hazards

After months of controversy over renovating the Dane County Jail, the county board greenlighted more than $477,522 for a study, which the sheriff says has the potential to improve the lives and safety of inmates and staff.

Vikings 28, Lions 19

Teddy Bridgewater passed for 316 yards and two touchdowns and Blair Walsh kicked five field goals to lead the Minnesota Vikings past the Detroit Lions 28-19 on Sunday afternoon at Ford Field.