Crash in Platteville kills 22-year-old man on bicycle

Police in Platteville are investigating a crash Sunday night that resulted in the death of the 12th person killed this year while riding a bicycle in Wisconsin. The crash occurred about 11 p.m. on Highway 151, east of the  intersection with Phillips Road, in a business district with car dealerships, restaurants and retail stores east [...]

Devil’s Lake & NEW Sauk Prairie Recreational Area

Dirt Tester Matt here, with an update on some potentially new purpose built Mountain Bike trails, at an old state park (Devil’s Lake), as well as a new state park (Sauk Prairie Recreation Area).  The southern portion of Devil’s Lake State Park (that is Hilly & Wooded) sits on top of the northern portion of the [...]

Hit-and-run driver kills 50-year-old man on bicycle

A hit-and-run driver killed a 50-year-old man riding a bicycle on Appleton Avenue in Germantown about 8:15 Sunday night, and police reported an arrest in the case late Monday. Police Chief Peter Hoell identified the victim as Keith Habenicht, 50, a father of two, who was biking home from the store. He died less than [...]

unReal Movie/Mountain Bike Fundraiser

Dirt Tester Matt here, hello fellow dirt testers, I hope the dirt has been treating you well. I am working to keep you in the lead, and up to date on what’s happening around our great state as it relates to all things mountain biking.   We recently shared with you the CAMBA Gala information [...]

Mobile Bike Repair Program Comes Home

The Bike Fed worked with Layton Boulevard West Neighbors and State Farm to create the Bici Hub, Milwaukee’s first Mobile Bike repair done on a cargo trike with e-assist. The Mobile Bike Hub is a traveling bicycle repair shop that repairs and services bicycles for the residents of the Layton Boulevard West neighborhood, a mostly [...]