Herald

State Senator Fred Risser announces retirement after 64 years

Rep. Chris Taylor also announced she will not be seeking reelection

State of Wisconsin

Gov. Evers closes K-12 schools to prevent spread of COVID-19

Closure will begin March 18, last until April 6

State of Wisconsin

Second case of coronavirus in Wisconsin confirmed

Pierce County resident is now isolated at home

Herald

Energy Institute hosts panel discussing renewable energy and indigenous peoples

The panel discussed recent innovations as well as ongoing barriers tribes face

Herald

Berkely professor discusses research into food sustainability

Habu said intensified homogeneous agriculture may make society less resilient

Features

Pushing the Needle: Young student candidates bring progressive new ideas to local politics

UW students running for office present progressive platforms, discuss how life experience, being young makes them unique

UW-Madison Campus

SSFC hears budget proposal from Wisconsin Student Union

Proposal includes a $1.278 million increase to go towards union employee salaries

UW-Madison Campus

Students hold die-in on Bascom for National Divestment Day

Organizations like CLEAN, WSCAC said they will continue to protest until UW divests from fossil fuel industry

City of Madison

UW freshman launches campaign for common council

Max Prestigiacomo is running for District 8 alder, unopposed

UW-Madison Campus

Sigma Chi inactive after alcohol related suspension

Sigma Chi surrendered its charter after being suspended in fall for serving alcohol while on probation