State of Wisconsin

Former Gov. Tommy Thompson to serve as UW System Interim President

Board of Regents will not begin another System President search for at least one year

City of Madison

Hundreds shut down South Park Street for Glow in the Dark March for Black Lives

Protesters carried glow sticks, silly string in effort to be as disruptive as possible

UW-Madison Campus

Wisconsin Union Terrace to open June 22, with COVID-19 restrictions

Terrace will only have 25% capacity, visitors must stay 6 feet apart

City of Madison

City Council blocks MPD funding for projectile launchers, approves civilian oversight committee

Three council members will sit on work group to appoint community members to oversight committee

UW-Madison Campus

UW-Madison announces formal reopening plan for fall semester

Courses to be delivered in hybrid of online, in-person instruction until Thanksgiving break

City of Madison

Intoxicated driver crashes into tree on Langdon St., passenger sustains head injuries

Driver hit two parked cars prior to hitting tree

State of Wisconsin

UPDATED: UW System releases official COVID-19 guidelines for the fall semester

UW-Madison will release their formal plan within the next week, spokesperson says

ArtsEtc

“Our existence is resistance:” local artists paint boarded windows in solidarity with Black Lives Matter

Artists use space to uplift Black voices, advocate for systemic change

City of Madison

Dane County to move into the next stage of reopening, business capacity, gathering size can increase

New order goes into effect 8 a.m. June 15, allows businesses to operate at 50% capacity

City of Madison

Protests continue Friday night as organizers push for justice for Black, LGBTQ+ community

Protest centered around shooting of Tony McDade, a transgender man killed by police