State of Wisconsin

Legislators, elementary school students lobby to replace ‘Columbus Day’ with ‘Indigenous Peoples Day’

Sen. Taylor said changing the federal holiday will ‘correct history’

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin communities make efforts to address local pollinator, honeybee decline

Report shows Wisconsin as one of few states experiencing over 60 percent honeybee decline in 2014-15, UW environmental educator says community solutions, education will save pollinators

State of Wisconsin

Walker, Foxconn chairman finalize contract for factory in Wisconsin

$2.85 billion dollar business deal is largest in Wisconsin state history

City of Madison

Madison woman suffers life-threatening stab wound

Mason wanted for attempted homicide, may still be armed

frozen plant samples from Gilroy lab
UW-Madison Campus

Astrobotany gets a new look: New research generates fashion line

Rasmussen's efforts have been 'overwhelmingly positive' for astrobotany as a research subject, science communication

member presenting at faculty senate meeting
UW-Madison Campus

UW Faculty Senate passes resolutions on climate plan, changes to meeting rules

Proposed plan would make UW carbon neutral by 2050 or sooner

gun violence volunteers stand at state capitol
State of Wisconsin

Gun violence prevention lobbyists take issues to Capitol

More than 100 lobbyists present gun violence information to elected officials

Sen. Chris Taylor at a podium for Respect Women Act
State of Wisconsin

Two Democrats introduce bills advocating for women’s access to abortions

Physician says medical expertise not considered in healthcare policy decisions

Mark Pocan speaking about ACA
State of Wisconsin

With two days to open enrollment, Obamacare changes stir confusion

Open enrollment period time cut to half of original time

City of Madison

Busy night for MPD results in multiple injuries, one arrest on West Gilman Street

One man arrested for disorderly conduct, two others fled scene after fight