News & Views

  • Photo Gallery

    Paul Ryan campaigns at Carroll University

    The Republican vice presidential candidate from Janesville held a town hall rally at Carroll University in Waukesha where he was joined by Gov. Scott Walker.

  • Winners & Losers

    TCD’s week in review

    Kelly Rindfleisch pleads guilty, Dave Wineland wins the Nobel Prize, the FBI will investigate the Derek Williams case and the U.S. economy shows signs of life.

  • Durst Case Scenario

    The Audacity of Mendacity

    Will Durst tries to figure out why President Obama appeared to be sleepwalking during the first debate. Was he stunned by the audacity of Romney's mendacity?

  • Winners & Losers

    TCD’s week in review

    The season ends for the Milwaukee Brewers (and Ben Rouse), the first presidential debate is held, and a La Crosse news anchor has a message for bullies.

  • Durst Case Scenario

    October Surprises

    The first presidential debate is tonight, but Will Durst has his eye on the campaign's real gamechanger, The October Surprise.

  • Innovation H2O

    “Building the Water-Centric City”

    The Milwaukee Water Council is making a name for itself on the international stage, and is holding its sixth annual summit next week at the Pfister Hotel.

  • Winners & Losers

    TCD’s week in review

    Replacement refs, Gov. Walker, Tommy Thompson, the Milwaukee Film Festival, Milwaukee-area employment, and more in TCD's look at the week that was.

  • Durst Case Scenario

    Worst campaign ever?

    Will Durst says Mitt Romney's campaign has gone "beyond breaking bad to the point of broken bad." There's a certain percentage of Americans who might agree.

  • New vision for deteriorating War Memorial

    The War Memorial is in a state of disrepair, and Milwaukee Art Museum is putting forth a new plan to help revive its lakefront neighbor.

  • Barack Obama rallies for re-election in Milwaukee

    More than 18,000 people overflowed the BMO Harris Pavilion at the Summerfest grounds to rally for President Obama. See more than 50 new photos from the rally.

  • Winners & Losers

    TCD’s week in review

    Obama and Baldwin see a jump in recent poll numbers, Lt. Brian Murphy makes a public appearance, and Act 10 gets shot down but the confusion continues.

  • Durst Case Scenario

    Spinning the Zero Bounce

    For most election, each candidate gets a post-convention Bounce, but "Mitt Romney got the same kind of Bounce you’d expect from an anvil dropped onto a swamp."