July 10, 2014 - 3:00pm
Above, youth archers take aim during a NASP competition in Alabama. Photo: Billy Pope (CC-BY-NC-ND).
The National Archery in the Schools Program world championships in Madison this weekend will feature young archers from 25 states and countries including Canada, Zimbabwe and Mongolia.
July 3, 2014 - 11:30am
Above, Jason Kidd when he was the coach of the Brooklyn Nets earlier this year. Photo: Keith Allison (CC-BY-SA).
Wes Edens and Marc Lasry, the new owners of the Milwaukee Bucks basketball team, are apologizing for the way they handled the hiring of the team's new coach Jason Kidd.
June 16, 2014 - 12:00pm
Finding lifeguards can be a challenge, in part due to the physical rigors of the job. Photo: Dave Dugdale (CC-BY).
In an effort to address lifeguard shortages, communities in Wisconsin are trying to lure potential employees by offering things like free gear, school credit, and higher wages.
May 29, 2014 - 5:45pm
MCW research could help parents make better-informed decisions about whether their children play sports, says the institution's director of brain injury research. Photo: Jordon Cooper (CC-BY-NC-SA).
The Medical College of Wisconsin will receive several million dollars in funding for sports-related concussion research, as part of a joint initiative by the Department of Defense and the National Collegiate Athletics Association announced on Thursday.
May 26, 2014 - 8:00pm
Officials with the state Department of Natural Resources are working to decrease the number of bass in some northern Wisconsin lakes in hopes of increasing the walleye population, and a study is underway to see if those efforts are working.
May 23, 2014 - 5:00pm
Prucha Field, home of the Warhawks baseball team. Photo: Dave Chandre (CC-BY).
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is on the verge of doing what no other NCAA school, at any level, has ever done — winning national championships in all three major men's sports in the same academic year.
April 16, 2014 - 4:45pm
Above, former U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl. Photo: Matt Schilder (CC-BY-NC-SA).
Herb Kohl says he wants to sell the Milwaukee Bucks pro basketball team to two New York-based hedge fund managers, who will also contribute money towards a new basketball arena for the city.
April 5, 2014 - 10:30pm
The national championship dreams of many University of Wisconsin fans came crashing down on Saturday night after the University of Kentucky Wildcats pulled off an upset win over the Badgers, 74-73.
April 4, 2014 - 5:00pm
Above, Gov. Scott Walker during a factory visit last month. Photo: Shawn Johnson/WPR.
As the Wisconsin Badgers get ready to play in the NCAA men's basketball Final Four, Gov. Scott Walker and his Democratic challenger Mary Burke disagree over whether unions for college athletes is an idea worthy of consideration.
April 4, 2014 - 3:30pm
The Badgers have shown resilience despite a tough schedule, according to one analyst. Photo: Richard Hurd (CC-BY)
The Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team is two victories away from winning their first NCAA championship since 1941.