Sports & Entertainment

Stoughton will soon be home to 5 new businesses

Among them is Bear Arms Performing Arts Center, which is designed to cater to the growing field of electronic sports, or “esports,” offering several types of simulators, arcade games, and video games as well as alcohol.

Rutabaga Paddlesports opens new Fitchburg location

Rutabaga broke ground on the site earlier this year, which features a pond right outside and is located just down the road from Nine Springs Creek, giving customers a chance to use their new products almost immediately after purchase.

MSO, choirs to perform Christmas concerts

The Madison Symphony Orchestra (MSO) will perform “A Madison Symphony Christmas” concerts on Dec. 2–4 with a “Free Community Carol Sing” planned at 11 a.m. on Dec. 3. The Dec. 4 concert is sold out but tickets for the other dates are still available.

Fickell named next Wisconsin football head coach

Following the previous day’s Badger football loss to the University of Minnesota, on Sunday the UW Board of Regents approved a contract with former Cincinnati Bearcats coach Luke Fickell to be the University of Wisconsin's new head football coach, replacing interim coach Jim Leonhard.