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Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Choice between public and private schools on April 2

 On April 2, in one of only two statewide races on the ballot, Wisconsin voters will have a rare chance to weigh in on the state’s support for public and private schools
Wednesday, March 28, 2012

ALEC's 'Scholarships' raise questions about corporate lobbying

The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), an ultraconservative corporate-sponsored policy group, has been known to legislators for years, but it has just recently come under public...
12.31.1969 | | Posted at 06:00 PM

Because the money stays here ...

By Ken Brosky
Let's face it: Wal-Mart isn't going anywhere. Neither is Amazon.com, and while there are differences between the two, they basically offer the same system: undercut competitors by offering ridiculously low prices. Wal-Mart's good at doing this by outsourcing jobs to factories in dirt-poor countries. Amazon.com gets their deals by demanding a hefty discount for any book publisher who wants to offer...
12.17.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
...things aren't good. At all. The most anticipated album of all time has turned out to be more of a commercial bomb than even the most cynical predicted. Best Buy bought exclusive rights to distribute the album, but of the 1.3 million copies the chain purchased to sell in America, it's only moved 318,000, and sales are cooling exponentially. Axl's inability to do any coherent press for th...
Wednesday, April 30, 2008
In February, graduate art student Matthew Keeney unveiled his latest piece of performance art, called “The Waiting Project.” The performance consists of Keeney standing on streets in Syracuse, N.Y., waiting for someone to ask him about “The Waiting Project.”
Monday, April 28, 2008

David J. Livingston, Pewaukee

We could argue all day on the pros and cons of concealed weapons. What we do know is that no streetwise person is going to try to shoplift at Villard Food & Liquor anymore.