Voters in Madison, Milwaukee face lines, fears about coronavirus

Voters at the polls in Milwaukee and Madison expressed frustration and trepidation about voting in person today amid the coronavirus pandemic, but largely appeared...

U.S. Supreme Court rules Wisconsin absentee ballots must be mailed by Tuesday to count

A split U.S. Supreme Court ruled late Monday that absentee ballots must be postmarked by Tuesday in order to be counted in Wisconsin’s spring...

Dave Zweifel: Republicans disregard their own pleas for unity

While Trump backers insist we should overlook his lies and shoddy leadership, they don't mind tossing grenades of their own.

Dan O’Donnell: Wisconsin’s faux outrage election

Democrats were perfectly fine with in-person voting for weeks when Evers insisted on it, and only shrieked about how dangerous it supposedly was when they could blame Republicans for it.

James Rowen: The Republican death cult

Gather in polling places, gather in churches, and let 11 million die; the new GOP vision.

M.D. Kittle: Representative democracy goes on

Amid liberal recriminations and dour reporting of fears in the polling place, Wisconsin’s spring election went on as scheduled Tuesday.

Dave Cieslewicz: Killing to win

Vos and Fitzgerald literally have placed the very lives of thousands of Wisconsinites in jeopardy just so they can suppress voter turnout to increase the chances of electing a radical right-winger to a full term on the state high court.

Dominique Paul Noth: Trump’s only chance for salvation is stopping the vote

Trump’s chances of winning an open election have disappeared despite the Twitter harping of his diminishing fan base. They may still find him amusing but not to vote for.
  • Manufacturer providing rollers for critical supply chains

    A Racine-based manufacturer is taking steps to protect workers during the pandemic, while continuing to churn out products for critical medical supply chains.  American Roller and Plasma Coatings supplies industrial rollers to 3M that are used in machines that produce N95 masks. And the […]

  • Internet companies seeing increased demand during pandemic

    Internet companies are adjusting to the increase in demand as more Wisconsinites work, learn and play “safer at home.” “Every day in this COVID-19 world is a new day for us,” said AT&T Plains States President Scott VanderSanden. So it is with other telecom companies, […]

  • Pivoting during a pandemic

    Manufacturers in the state are ramping up their efforts to supply personal protective equipment such as face shields, as well as crucial parts for medical devices used in the pandemic response.  Midwest Prototyping President Steven Grundahl says his company intends to produce 1 million face […]

  • Ag leaders calling for purchase program for excess dairy products

    Agriculture groups in Wisconsin are urging the federal government to immediately begin purchasing excess dairy products to donate to food banks and other programs.  The push comes as farmers and other producers are grappling with an oversupply of milk and other dairy products driven by […]

  • Managing director of Venture Investors tells businesses to “be creative” during COVID-19

    The managing director of Venture Investors told businesses to “be creative” throughout the coronavirus pandemic. John Neis addressed startup and small business leaders during a Wisconsin Tech Council webinar called “Crossing the coronavirus chasm: Tips from investors for the […]

Scenes from Election Day

Timeline of COVID-19 developments in Wisconsin




The Insiders

video ‘The Insiders’ analyze what’s at stake in Wisconsin’s spring elections

The WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, analyze what's at stake in state, county and local races in the 2020 spring elections.
video ‘The Insiders’ discuss COVID-19’s impact on politics

With Wisconsin residents under Gov. Tony Evers' stay-at-home order, the WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, consider how the COVID-19 pandemic is reshaping political organizing and the issues important to voters. Sponsored by Michael Best Strategies and the Wisconsin Counties Association.
video ‘The Insiders’ evaluate Trump and Evers’ response to COVID-19

As the spread of COVID-19 becomes a national health problem, the WisOpinion Insiders, Chvala and Jensen, grade the performance of President Donald Trump and Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers on their response to the pandemic. Sponsored by Michael Best Strategies and the Wisconsin Counties Association.


Rewind: Your Week in Review for April 3

On this week's episode of "Rewind,"'s JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss a federal judge’s ruling to extend absentee balloting deadlines, the Dem National Convention’s postponement to mid-August; the state response to COVID-19, the latest Marquette Poll results and more.

Rewind: Your Week in Review for March 27

On this week's episode of "Rewind,"'s JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss developments over the past week in the COVID-19 pandemic and the retirement of state Sen. Fred Risser.

Rewind: Your Week in Review for March 20

On this week's episode of "Rewind,"'s JR Ross and WisconsinEye's Steve Walters discuss the latest about the coronavirus and the state’s response to the pandemic, including calls to delay the April 7 election and a Dem suit seeking to relax deadlines for absentee ballots.
  • WisBusiness: The Show with investor Cindy Bohlen

    MADISON, Wis. – The latest episode of “ The Show” spotlights Cindy Bohlen, a financial analyst with Riverwater Partners, a Milwaukee-based social investment firm. Also, Liz Schrum presents Tech Metrics, which chart key indicators and events in the […]

  • WisBusiness: The Show with Derek Riley and Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau

    The latest episode of “ The Show” spotlights two computer scientists – Derek Riley, director of the computer science program at the Milwaukee School of Engineering and Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau chairman of the department of computer sciences at UW-Madison. Also, Liz […]

  • WisBusiness: The Show with Darcy Luoma

    The latest episode of “ The Show” spotlights Darcy Luoma, consultant and performance coach and the featured speaker at the Wisconsin Women’s Reception in Madison. Also, Laura Kaiser presents Tech Metrics, which chart the top 10 growth centers outside of the East […]



WMC TV ad hits Karofsky as soft on predators

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce is up on the air hitting Supreme Court candidate Jill Karofsky as soft on predators who commit “unthinkable crimes.” A source...

Kelly launches first TV ad of general election

Daniel Kelly today released his first TV ad of the general election that portrays him as the kind of justice the voters ordered. The campaign...

Karofsky launches first TV ad of general election

Dane County Judge Jill Karofsky vows in her first TV ad of the general election that she will hold violent criminals and corrupt politicians... Events