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The polarized nature of politics in Wisconsin is not a new development, and intense debate has been a common aspect of life in the state capitol building going back to its opening in 1917.
A building intended to serve as a symbol of freedom and democracy marks its centennial in 2017. But before the Wisconsin State Capitol building rose in the center of Madison, two earlier state houses stood in its place.
The World's Columbian Exposition in 1893 made renowned contributions to American amusement park attractions, cheap beer branding and serial killer lore, but it likewise provided a profound influence on the Wisconsin State Capitol.
To understand the Wisconsin State Capitol, it helps to look to New York City. That's where the building's architect, George B. Post, lived most of his life and designed many innovative buildings of his era.
What started off as an "open secret" in Hollywood quickly became central to the national conversation as dozens of men in positions of power were alleged to have engaged in sexual assault and harassment at remarkable levels.
Much of the specific work leading up to and on Election Day depends on thousands of county and city elections officials spread across the country.
All around Wisconsin, people are feeding a stinky, green and oftentimes toxic life form.
Chronic wasting disease used to frighten people in Wisconsin.
A May 2017 meeting at Mackesey's Irish Pub in downtown Madison would establish the Wisconsin chapter of an emerging national group called the Proud Boys.
Breads and cakes baked in glass jars and then sealed with canning lids are not safe to eat.