State of Wisconsin

$100 million Republican school safety package passes in state senate, attempt at gun reform excluded

In wake of Parkland shooting, students, lawmakers have been calling for strict gun laws to protect both school staff, students alike

City of Madison

Man arrested at Public Safety Building after stabbing at window glass with knife

MPD SWAT negotiator, MPD Mental Health Liaison Program officer were called to scene

State of Wisconsin

Discharged law enforcement officers would remain on payroll under legislation

Public officials concerned what provision would do for community-law enforcement relations in Milwaukee

UW-Madison Campus

ASM spring election renders UW’s lowest voter turnout in recent history

Six percent of student body voted from March 12-14

UW-Madison Campus

Man charged with sexually assaulting UW student outside of Gordon Commons

Coleman Chung has been in custody since attacking two other women on campus earlier this year

State of Wisconsin

Amendment to state bill might threaten legality of tailgating

Assembly Bill 433 will extend winery hours from 9 p.m. to midnight, despite controversial amendment

Breaking News

CDC report finds 109 percent increase in opioid overdoses in Wisconsin since 2016

Hike in overdoses does not discriminate between rural, urban cities

State of Wisconsin

To grow workforce, legislation proposes removing THC from employer drug tests

State representative sees proposal as step in right direction for possible marijuana legalization

UW-Madison Campus

Panel of women in STEM says problems they face in workplace can be overcome

Panel of female UW professors said societal issues women face are solvable

State of Wisconsin

New legislation will cut statewide district attorney shortage in half

54 positions will be filled statewide, specifically in understaffed Walworth County