Author: Nash Weiss

Dairy farmer shares challenging times

Duane Hinchley, like many dairy farmers in Wisconsin, is trying to stay optimistic under the compounding stress of Mother Nature and market forces, but he has something else to be even more optimistic about -- something that most farmers don't -- a successor.

MMSD aims to use 100-percent renewable energy by 2040

Madison Metropolitan School District is aiming to use 100 percent renewable energy by 2040, according to a resolution that will be read by newly elected Board of Education member Ananda Mirilli at Monday's meeting.