| Dec 18, 2009
| 12:04 PM
Tom Skilling, WGN chief meteorologist, appears on WGN-TV weekdays on WGN Midday News, WGN Evening News and WGN News at Nine and on WGN Radio during afternoon drive and special coverage. He celebrated his 30th anniversary with WGN in August 2008.
| Mar 26, 2011
| 12:36 PM
Wisconsin Republicans said on Friday a measure stripping state public employees of most collective bargaining rights was now in effect after it was published by a legislative agency despite a judge's order against publication.
The move looked certain...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Northern State University trumpeter Grant Manhart has been invited to appear as a guest performer for the University of Wisconsin Spring Varsity Band Concert on April 14-16 in Madison, Wis.
Manhart and drummer Ed Shaughnessy, a member of the Doc...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 3:14 PM
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's Republican leaders appear to be taking the same confident and bullish approach to implementing their divisive collective bargaining law that they took to passing it, suggesting they may ignore a judge's warning...
| Apr 3, 2011
| 3:14 PM
Wisconsin voters head to the polls on Tuesday for the first time since Republicans approved controversial restrictions on the union rights of public workers that Democrats and their supporters vowed to reverse.
Little noticed most years, the election...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 7:44 AM
For the second time in a week, the City of Bloomington has been recognized nationally. SmartMoney, a publication of the Wall Street Journal, has selected Bloomington as one of nine cities featured in an article called "The New Best Places to Retire."
| Oct 28, 2010
The girl in the road didn't move as the headlights swept over her.
She wore a long blue dress that was soaked from the rain, and her feet were bare. The approaching driver slowed and reached for her cell phone, thinking the girl might have been in an...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Mikaul Ault doesn't just resemble Ozzy Osbourne onstage.
When he goes to restaurants and convenience stores, people comment on the resemblance.
Ault has a tattoo that's similar to one that Osbourne has. Once, at a Perkins Restaurant, a guy started...
| Jul 15, 2010
After 42 years in windowless weather offices issuing tornado warnings, Tom Skilling set out to chase storms in the Plains and ends up "Chased by Tornadoes!" It happened May 10 in northern Oklahoma near Wakita, ironically near where the movie "Twister" was...
| Jul 12, 2010
Rocklin is among one of the Top 100 places to live, according to CNNmoney.com.
The town ranks 65th because of its extensive recreational programs, many parks and strong school district.
Rocklin's Finn Hall, is a popular reception hall used for many...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 7:16 AM
The Monika Herzig Trio
Monika Herzig and Peter Kienle
A faculty member at Indiana University, Dr. Monika Herzig has also performed at many prestigious jazz clubs and festivals, such as the Indy Jazz...