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.
April 3, 2014 - 8:00pm
AT&T Stadium, where the game will take place. Photo: Scott Ellis (CC-BY-SA)
The Wisconsin Badgers men’s basketball team will play the Kentucky Wildcats in the NCAA tournament’s semi-final game on Saturday night, marking Wisconsin's first visit to the Final Four since 2000.
March 31, 2014 - 3:45pm
Brewers fan Eileen Miller wearing her Ryan Braun jersey at Monday's game. Photo: Chuck Quirmbach/WPR.
Ryan Braun returned to the field on Monday in the Milwaukee Brewers' season opener against the Atlanta Braves, and more than a few fans in attendance showed their support for the 2011 MVP.
March 31, 2014 - 2:15pm
Ryan Braun is back, the lineup has been reshuffled, and a season full of tough opponents lies ahead. What are the Brewers' chances of playing their way into the postseason this year?
March 24, 2014 - 11:00am
The Badgers defeated Oregon 85-77 to advance in the NCAA basketball tournament. Photo: Chuck Quirmbach / WPR News
The Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team rolls on to Anaheim this week, reaching the NCAA tournament's "Sweet 16" round.