Skylight's admirable "Oklahoma!" shows its age

Published Oct. 2, 2019

With a smaller cast and a less opulent look at frontier life, it's a gorgeously sung, faithful production of a 76-year old musical chestnut that fans of the classic will enjoy - though others may not celebrate the dated material with as many "yippee yay ayes."


Erin Hills and Marquette host unique golf event this weekend

Published Oct. 4, 2013

Make no mistake, we're in the heart of football season. Basketball is around the corner. But the Marquette University men's golf team and Erin Hills have teamed to host the nation's best golfers this weekend at the future U.S. Open site.


Local "storm chasers" share insights, close calls

Published June 6, 2013

It has been a devastating week for storm chasers, many of whom are mourning the death of three esteemed weather documenters who died in the Oklahoma tornadoes last week. Here are four local storm chasers who describe the allure, the importance and the fear of following Mother Nature at her moodiest.


Tornadoes are terrifying

Published May 21, 2013

It seems like every week, sometimes more than once, we're grieving something awful.


Vote for Wisconsin's official rock and roll song!

Published March 11, 2009

Last week, Oklahoma's State Legislature voted to name "Do You Realize??" by The Flaming Lips as "The Official Oklahoma State Rock and Roll Song." So, what song oughta be Wisconsin's state rock jam? Vote here and we'll petition our state representatives to get busy making the winner the official rock and roll song of the Badger State.