neil heinen

Heinen: Education is a shared concern

The change in our relationship to our civic institutions has been one of the most important issues.

The change in our relationship to our civic institutions has been one of the most important issues of the last 30 years and one of the biggest challenges we face as a civil society.

Heinen: A credit to our profession

To say finding a career in journalism saved my life sounds a tad dramatic.

To say finding a career in journalism saved my life sounds a tad dramatic.

How far we’ve come and still need to go in Madison

A lot of people who care about this city and region have been anticipating 2020 for what feels like a long time.

A lot of people who care about this city and region have been anticipating 2020 for what feels like a long time.

Neil Heinen: Mental health matters

The Meriter Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Hospital offers a crucial service that needs support

The Meriter Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Hospital offers a crucial service that needs support

Neil Heinen: 3 local writers worth a read

Though for different reasons, all 3 works have profound effects on the reader

I love living in a city that loves books. I'm proud of our national ranking of book stores and book sales per capita.

Editorial: Out Of Luck?

We've never liked Wisconsin state lottery, and we'll like it even less if starts costing us money.

Editorial: Out Of Luck?

We've never liked Wisconsin state lottery, and we'll like it even less if starts costing us money.

Editorial: Ride For Kids

The annual Ron Boylan Ride to benefit Safe Harbor has got to be one of the most unique fundraisers around. 

Editorial: Ride For Kids

The annual Ron Boylan Ride to benefit Safe Harbor has got to be one of the most unique fundraisers around. 

Editorial: Make Farm To School Happen

The state Legislature passed a Farm to School grants program three years, but failed to fund it. That needs to be addressed, and the statewide public health nonprofit Health First Wisconsin is working on it. 

Editorial: Make Farm To School Happen

The state Legislature passed a Farm to School grants program three years, but failed to fund it. That needs to be addressed, and the statewide public health nonprofit Health First Wisconsin is working on it.