Once fall camp starts for the Badgers they’ll still have to wait for a full go in practice. On Saturday, the Big Ten announced that football programs will remain in the “acclimation period” in practice, where helmets are on the only piece of protective equipment allowed to be worn by student-athletes.
As Wisconsin women’s soccer head coach, Paula Wilkins prepares for her 14th season in Madison, like all coaches across the country she faces new challenges presented by COVID-19.The Badgers were the first program to begin preseason camp on Tuesday and practicing everyday since. Wearing masks while they train, Wilkins shared how her players complained of the difficulty breathing once the masks become sweaty but shared her new label for the team, Trailblazers.
Social distancing protocols will prevent Green Bay Packers outside linebackers Preston Smith and Za’Darius Smith from having the side-by-side joint locker-room interviews that followed so many of their games last season.
The Huntington’s Disease Society of America’s (HDSA) Wisconsin Chapter is hosting a Madison Team Hope Walk/Run on Sunday, Aug. 16. The event is set to take place at McKee Farms Park at 9 a.m in Fitchburg.
Company Brewing, Gathering Place Brewing and Lakefront Brewery will be offering beer at a drive-thru in Madison The drive thru is set to take place on Saturday, Aug. 22 from 12-4 p.m. The event will be held at 505 South Rosa Road in the University Research Park, according to a news release.
Urban League of Greater Madison President & CEO, Ruben L. Anthony, Jr., announced Thursday that the organization is launching a new $5 million initiative to increase homeownership among Black Madisonians.
61-year-old Jerry L. Koch of Cuba City and 25-year-old Terri L. Arndt of Richland Center were arrested in the Town of Potosi on Saturday, Aug. 1. Officials allegedly found them with nearly 100 grams of methamphetamine.