City of Madison

The semester that was: Catch up on the biggest news stories from this spring

From divestment to Tony Robinson's record settlement, this spring packed a punch

Editorial

The Badger Herald Editorial Board endorses Zach Wood for City Council

As a UW alum, Wood's deep understanding of the needs of his constituents, innovative mind, tangible solutions render him perfect fit

Herald

MPD officers debunk misconceptions surrounding use of force

Department looks at ways to better inform community on policing practices

City of Madison

Public Safety Review Committee votes to repeal, recreate panhandling ordinance

City Council members, citizens also discussed finding alternative day jobs for homeless

City of Madison

Council approves 2017 budget, funding restorative justice programs, police station

Mayor Paul Soglin said he plans to sign budget

City of Madison

From streets to housing: City looks to relocate homeless into more permanent situations

Soglin's 2017 operating budget looks to invest $170,000 into downtown-focused street team

UW-Madison Campus

Madison man arrested for choking student near Memorial Union

What initially began as 'joking around' quickly turned violent, witnesses said

City of Madison

Petitioners, protesters clash at City Council meeting discussing support of police

Protesters spoke in opposition to petition, showing support for $400,000 inspection into MPD practices