City of Madison

Madison’s Muslim community offers loans to furloughed federal employees

The initiative raised $50,000 to lend to struggling federal workers who have not seen a paycheck in over a month

Herald

UW study finds black youths less protected in schools than white counterparts

Researchers hope their work may prompt more diverse, culturally-aware studies in the future

City of Madison

UW freshman Avra Reddy hosts campaign kickoff party

Reddy hopes to improve campus safety, housing affordability if elected

Music

The Smashing Pumpkins reunite again in honor of their 30th anniversary

Sold out at The Sylvee after ending their 'Shiny and Oh So Bright' tour — these rock legends were joined by Drab Majesty, alter-ego Deb Demure

UW-Madison Campus

Activist discusses prison system reform as part of Distinguished Lecture Series

Mariame Kaba said mass incarceration in America is a criminalization problem

City of Madison

Madison City Council approves 2019 Capital, Operating budgets after eight hours of deliberation

$5.77 million was allocated to support flood mitigation

UW-Madison Campus

Lt. Gov. Kleefisch visits UW College Republicans to talk healthcare, election

Kleefisch expressed support in covering preexisting conditions and a repeal of the Affordable Care Act

City of Madison

Madison launches new planning effort aimed at improving, modernizing Mifflin neighborhood

Plan will analyze opportunities for renovating 400-500 blocks of West Mifflin Street, West Washington Avenue

City of Madison

Madison sees slight decrease in shots fired this year compared to last year

Shootings by young people still remain high, but MPD is actively pursuing solutions

UW-Madison Campus

Author Andrew Klavan joins YAF for discussions of American freedom

Constitution is the way to keep freedom alive, Klavan says