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Xtra Points: Klawitter saga, Brewers' success, local tournaments galore
Xtra Points: Klawitter saga, Brewers' success, local tournaments galore
Gazette Sports Editor Eric Schmoldt and writer John Barry tackle the replacement of Tom Klawitter, the red-hot Brewers and local baseball and golf tournaments in the latest edition of Xtra Points.
Ted Peck: Sheepshead fill gap when other species don't bite
Ted Peck: Sheepshead fill gap when other species don't bite
Sometimes, fish just aren't biting. “That's why they call it fishing, not catching,” the old saying goes. It's during these times that guides are thankful for the lowly sheepshead, Outdoors columnist Ted Peck writes.
Fuel & Tires: A fun-filled day at the Milwaukee Mile
Fuel & Tires: A fun-filled day at the Milwaukee Mile
Dave and his dad hit the Milwaukee Mile last Sunday to check out the Verizon IndyCar Series race.
Tom Miller: Weighing in on Klawitter saga
Tom Miller: Weighing in on Klawitter saga
The Janesville School District announced Friday that Jennah (Burkholder) Hartwig had been hired to replace Tom Klawitter as the Parker High girls basketball coach. But trying to get more of this story was difficult, Sports columnist Tom Miller writes.
Pork Crawlers offer alternative to nighcrawlers

A couple of weeks ago I paid $4.28 for a dozen nightcrawlers at a Kwik Trip store.

This is an outrageous price for bait that can be picked up in 10 minutes on an average lawn with a...

Xtra Points: Catching up on the Brewers, Bucks and Badgers
Xtra Points: Catching up on the Brewers, Bucks and Badgers
After a couple weeks off, Sports reporter John Barry and Editor Eric Schmoldt return to catch up on the Brewers' latest winning streak, the Bucks' offseason moves and Bo Ryan's big Badgers announcement.
Fuel & Tires: Can flying race cars be grounded?
Fuel & Tires: Can flying race cars be grounded?
With another race car hitting a catch fence and injuring spectators recently, is there anything that can be done to keep these cars on the ground? Dave doesn't think so.
Ted Peck: Summer means catfish are biting
Ted Peck: Summer means catfish are biting
Most channel catfish are done spawning in the Rock, Sugar and lower Wisconsin rivers, anxious to tussle with those who know where to look for them and what bait to use.
Fuel & Tires: If you're looking for excitement, check out Milwaukee IndyFest on July 12
Fuel & Tires: If you're looking for excitement, check out Milwaukee IndyFest on July 12
If you're looking for some excitement next Sunday, July 12, Dave advises you to head to West Allis and check out Milwaukee IndyFest at the Milwaukee Mile race track.
Ted Peck: White bass of Big Green Lake awaken
Ted Peck: White bass of Big Green Lake awaken
Serious summer has arrived with warming water temperatures finally stirring the cold-blooded creatures of Wisconsin's deepest inland lake from a finny fugue state into a feeding frenzy.

Fuel and Tires

Fuel & Tires: A surprise turn to end the IndyCar season
Fuel & Tires: Wilson's death casts pall over finale
Fuel & Tires: Racing comes at a cost
Fuel & Tires: NASCAR in Bristol; Montoya's record
Fuel & Tires: Road America returns; Tony Stewart

Ted Peck

Ted Peck: Big on smallies
Ted Peck: Hunters' eyes on waterfowl as birds begin migration preparation
Ted Peck: Wing dams and walleyes
Ted Peck: When others don't bite, hope for sheepshead
Pork Crawlers offer alternative to nighcrawlers