State of Wisconsin

UW Regents approve budget requests for new construction projects, increased operating funds

Regents say funds will help UW system catch up after years of budget cuts by state lawmakers

City of Madison

MPD investigating after woman becomes latest victim of downtown parking spot rental fraud

The suspect, using name "Bama Flow" online, was arrested earlier this summer for collecting rent on parking spot he does not own

City of Madison

Thief reported to have swiped $3000 worth of equipment from amateur photographer

The photographer was capturing night shots of the Isthmus when the suspect swiped his backpack and fled.

UW-Madison Campus

UW wide receiver Danny Davis suspended for two games after involvement in sexual assaults becomes public

Davis' suspension comes two days after wide receiver Quintez Cephus was charged

State of Wisconsin

Partisan political operatives debate strongest candidates ahead of August primaries

Democrat Tanya Bjork, Republican Keith Gilkes agreed political landscape has changed, stakes are much higher than previous years

City of Madison

Man arrested for stealing large amount of cash from W. Gorham Street apartment

Suspect was also found with several bags of marijuana, scale

UW-Madison Campus

UW suspends Kappa Sigma after falling television nearly crushes woman at party

Suspension comes two days after Kappa Sigma national office terminates UW charter of chapter

UW-Madison Campus

UWPD investigating two connected burglaries at University Hospital

Suspect reportedly burglarized J5 unit, was caught rummaging through employee's purse.

State of Wisconsin

Questions of constitutionality loom after Supreme Court rules against objections to Republican-drawn state districts

Declining to dismiss case entirely, court ruled 7-2 to send lawsuit back to lower court, where plaintiffs can try again.

UW-Madison Campus

MPD responds to robbery at Riley’s Wines of the World

Robber took undisclosed amount of money from cash register, $87 worth of liquor