City of Madison

Man with outstanding warrant resists arrest on State Street

Subject was admitted to Dane County Jail for possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting a police officer

UW-Madison Campus

Global Health Institute director discusses effect of climate change on health, social justice

The director said "poor countries are suffering, but it is wealthy countries that are causing the problem."

City of Madison

Homicide continues to concern city officials after State Street Ramp shooting

Shooting marks fifth homicide in Madison this year

UW-Madison Campus

US immigration policies, politics deter international graduate students, but UW still sees increase in enrollment

An increase from 671 to 725 international graduate students was seen between fall 2016 and fall 2017

City of Madison

Man arrested after chasing, spraying victims with fire extinguisher

Suspect had been drinking, was taken into custody for two accounts of disorderly conduct

City of Madison

Woman is attacked after witnessing suspect enter unlocked Uber car

The suspect fled the scene before MPD arrived

UW-Madison Campus

Results of UW Athletic Department health, safety review suggest need for improved mental health services

Nearly 700 student-athletes, 400 staff members participated in in-person interviews, health, safety surveys

UW-Madison Campus

UW renews participation in AAU sexual misconduct, assault campus climate survey

Previous survey, conducted in 2015, led to creation of sexual assault awareness training programs

UW-Madison Campus

SSFC votes to fund Campus Women’s Center for two years

SSFC also held eligibility hearing for MEChA, which promotes higher education, culture and history of Chicanx community on campus


Public Service Commission reviews Madison Water Utility’s proposed $7 monthly increase for local customers

Of the 900 miles of underground water mains, Madison Water Utility estimates 300 must be replaced at a cost of $1.5 million per mile