State of Wisconsin

Great Lakes-focused book selected for ‘Go Big Read’ promotes awareness of environmental issues

Author Dan Egan has spent more than 10 years researching Great Lakes

City of Madison

MPD working to identify man involved in string of wallet thefts

Suspect has stolen wallets from three or more women in last few months, used their information at local businesses

News

New budget proposal aims to help UW students prepare for Wisconsin workforce

Increased budget approved by Board of Regents would focus on timely completion of UW degrees

UW-Madison Campus

Modified dining plan offers ‘opt-out’ option for students with dietary restrictions

Students, dining services staff worked together to make changes since announcement of initial dining plan

City of Madison

Suspect attempts to steal woman’s purse, takes phone instead

Suspect punched victim in face, stole phone

City of Madison

After heist at Hub apartments, MPD seeks help in apprehending egg thieves

Suspects also caused damage to carpeting in Hub apartments, attempted to steal bike

City of Madison

Police suspect fowl play after Bucky found floating in Lake Mendota

Mascot had deadly rivalries with other Big Ten mascots, weakness to large bodies of water

UW-Madison Campus

As current session comes to close, ASM discusses construction of MEChA campus building

If MEChA were forced to relocate, it would be second time in recent years

Herald

Student Government elects 25th session leadership, committee chairs

Billy Welsh elected ASM chair

State of Wisconsin

Republican Senate candidates face off in first debate of election season

Former Democrat turned conservative Kevin Nicholson, state Sen. Leah Vukmir vying for incumbent U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin's Senate seat