On the Fast Track with Jody Deery

When Jody Deery suddenly lost her husband in 1984, she had a decision to make: Would she continue to run Rockford Speedway? With the help of her eight children, Deery has triumphed as a legendary racing promoter.

25th Annual Caritas Fundraiser: Helping the ‘Forgotten’ Children of Foster Care

From diapers and formula to eyeglasses and school supplies, foster kids require some needs that aren’t always covered by government stipends. See how a local charity is making a difference for children and foster parents.

On the Fast Track in Professional Racing

A surprising number of people from our region have found success in the world of professional racing. Northwest Quarterly Writer Paul Anthony Arco tracked down racer Danica Patrick, Pit Crew Chief Chad Knaus and ESPN journalist Nicole Briscoe.