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Wisconsin cheese retailers is a certified expert

Madison.com Local News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 12:02am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — If, while perusing the cheese section at Metcalfe's Market, you happen to be suddenly curious about the butterfat content of milk from a Jersey cow compared to a Guernsey,…
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Scrapbook: Fundraiser, donations, reunions

Madison.com Local News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 12:00am
Library anniversary: The Monona Public Library will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a “Shindig” fundraiser from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Firemen’s Shelter in Winnequah Park. Events i…
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Tom Oates: Packers find way to overcome second straight poor start

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 11:15pm
GREEN BAY — On the touchdown that wasn’t for the New York Jets, Green Bay Packers cornerback Tramon Williams heard the whistle blow at the start of the play and several times thereafter.
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Badgers sports: Women's soccer team shocked by Michigan at last second

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 11:00pm
For the first time all season, University of Wisconsin women’s soccer coach Paula Wilkins was called on to do some damage control.
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NASCAR: Brad Keselowski wins opening race of Chase for Sprint Cup

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 11:00pm
JOLIET, Ill. — Brad Keselowski saw one shot in front of him to steal the win in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
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Prep girls cross country: Edgewood's Amy Davis makes verbal commitment to compete at the University of Wisconsin

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 10:30pm
Madison Edgewood High School senior Amy Davis announced she has made a verbal commitment to attend the University of Wisconsin to compete in cross country and track field beginning next fall.
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NFL: Tom Oates grades the Packers

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 8:00pm
Columnist Tom Oates assesses the Packers' performance in Sunday's game vs. the N.Y. Jets.
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In the Spirit: As number of church organists declines, fears of a dying art

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 7:30pm
A Sept. 26 organ recital will raise money for students going into the field.
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Burke is a quality candidate -- Daniel Holzman

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 6:00pm
Twenty years ago, I bought my Trek 730 and started riding it to work and back. I put over 2,000 miles on my Trek bicycle and still use it today. It has quality engineering.
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No reverse gear on rising global temperatures -- Dick Smith

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 6:00pm
An excellent Associated Press story in Wednesday’s State Journal correctly says atmospheric carbon-dioxide concentrations build up over time, and once humans stop all CO2 emissions, CO2 concen…
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Public relations tactics should not be allowed -- Mike Shelton

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 6:00pm
The Wisconsin Public Service Commission has published a Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Badger Coulee transmission line.
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ISIS does not represent Muslims -- Masood Akhtar

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 6:00pm
The ideology of ISIS, the vicious un-Islamic and morally repugnant group, is not only a serious threat to vital U.S. interests, but also to the message of Islam and its principles that call fo…
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Leonard Pitts Jr.: Rice abuse video revealed nothing we didn't know already

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 6:00pm
Can we stop pretending we know something now that we didn’t before about what Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice did to his then-fiancee in the elevator of that Atlantic City casino? Can w…
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Subject shouldn't determine teacher pay -- Mary Ann Emmerton

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 6:00pm
The recent letter to the editor "Supply and demand favors 'STEM' teachers" had a cavalier attitude. Those low-demand teachers taught everyone how to read and write. Try getting a job anywhere …
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Burke should look at past behavior -- Craig Schultz

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 6:00pm
Burke should look at past behavior
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Brewers: Big seventh inning spurs victory over Reds

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 5:15pm
MILWAUKEE — Matt Clark, a September promotion who has spent six seasons in the minors and another in Japan, is playing quite well in the heat of a playoff race.
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SOS: Why won't Rogers and Hollands fix my ring for free?

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 4:00pm
Marian Meeker didn't see the one-year warranty fine print for her new ring, which broke after nine months. Should she have paid for the repair? 
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Around Town: Artist hoping to 'blindside' cab riders with something beautiful

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 3:15pm
"Hybrid: Transported by Word and Image," displays images and poems in the back seat pockets of Green Cab taxis and surprises riders. 
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Madison in 100 objects: A community car

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 3:00pm
Like a timeshare for drivers, Madison’s car-sharing program has helped eco-conscious residents do their best to be stewards of the environment and likely has saved them some money on vehicle m…
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Just Ask Us: What do tower crane operators do during thunderstorms?

Madison.com Local News - Sun, 09/14/2014 - 3:00pm
With all the construction going on in the Madison area, what do the crane operators do when a thunderstorm approaches? Also, why are the cranes generally pointed in the same direction each morning?
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