Bill Wineke

Good Things About the Election

As I watched far too much cable television during the past week, I kept being reminded of the year 2000 and the contest between Governor George W. Bush and then Vice President Al Gore.

What Message Are We Sending Our Kids?

If you have a child in school and that child is exposed to someone who has the Covid-19 virus, here's what will happen: Your kid will be sent home and told to quarantine for 14 days.

Wineke: Downed drone gives us hope

MADISON, Wis. -- My favorite news story of the day occurred in the skies above Lake Michigan last month, but it was reported Thursday. A Michigan state drone helicopter was attacked by a bald eagle. The drone crashed. The eagle flew…

Wineke: Law and Order, Trump style

Here is “Law and Order” Trump style: The Department of Homeland Security sends teams of police-type guards to Portland, Oregon, where they face dangerous combatants — a “Wall of Moms” dressed in yellow tee shirts and shoot chemical gas at the moms and at the city's mayor.

Wineke: Nihilism reigns

It's beginning to look as if the victorious social policy in today's confusing world is nihilism.

Wisconsin Becomes the “Wild West”

Governor Evers and his staff had created a seven-item criteria for what the state needed to do before beginning a phased opening of business and social institutions; six of those seven had been met.

Wineke: Is the president well?

President Trump started his day Tuesday by tweeting that he thinks television personality and former Republican Congressman Joe Scarborough is a murderer.