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Peter Funt: Penny wise and parks foolish
The National Parks Service should cancel proposed fee increases, and Congress should Congress make our sacred public spaces free and equally accessible to all.
Jason Stanford: Make Election Day a holiday
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders wants to make Election Day a national holiday.
Our Views: It's winter already, so deal with it in safe manners
It's time for three simple safety reminders. Shovel your sidewalks. Clear off your windshield. Stop tailgating.
Our Views: Use vision to spur redevelopment of downtown Janesville
As our population ages, communities must stay progressive and offer amenities that attract the young professionals that companies need to prosper.
Esther Cepeda: Why some reject feminism
Some women have very wonderful husbands, brothers and fathers—and don’t see them as a threat to their societal power or ability to get ahead in the world.
Our Views: Heroin should be top priority here, statewide
If any other product killed so many, the public would have demanded a recall years ago. Yet Rock County District Attorney David O'Leary calls heroin supply “incredible.”
Web Views for Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
First Amendment: In land of the free, why are schools afraid of freedom?
Hearing stories from student journalists of censorship and control by school officials is cause for worry, if not despair.
Pro: Online sales tax a needed boost for states, cities, local retailers and nation’s economy
Main Street stores that provide good local jobs and support local communities are struggling to survive against online, out-of-state competitors who do neither.
Local Views: The skin I'm in: Children unexposed to bigotry bring joy
I remember a time in my life when I was without bias; a time when I had not experienced abject hatred and bigotry.