ConnectRx program for Black mothers, birthing persons in Dane County creates hope for equitable health care

With extensive social programs to support Black pregnant people before, during, after birth, ConnectRx seeks to improve health outcomes

Science News

Dane County approves 300-megawatt solar energy project

'Everyone who flips on a light switch in Southern Wisconsin ... this is a big part of a transition to a clean energy future,' expert says

State of Wisconsin

Republican-drawn maps force Assembly candidate Syed Abbas to switch districts

Abbas will run in 46th district instead of original candidacy for 37th

City of Madison

Innovative diagnostic software to connect Black pregnant people with resources

ConnectRx will help birthing people, mothers find necessary resources to help prevent Black infant mortality and low birth weight


Dane County extends partnership with local food bank to combat high inflation on food prices

Second Harvest Food Bank representative explains how the program helps the Dane County community


Solar development in Kenosha is positive step toward renewable future

Despite some concerns about reliability, affordability, transition to solar power is necessary

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City of Madison

Budget resolution for Dane County Jail aims to address criminal justice reform goals

Steps toward better rehabilitation programs will help inmates, but UW's Social Justice Hub says Dane County criminal justice reform will require efforts in other areas

UW-Madison Campus

Campus officials address concerns about end of UW’s mask mandate

‘Navigating these moments is challenging, it requires some flexibility, some grace and a lot of patience with and care for one another,’ UW official says

City of Madison

BREAKING: Dane County Sheriff investigating Black man shot 5 times by state law enforcement

DCI special agents Nathan Peskie, Mark Wagner shot Wilson

UW-Madison Campus

UW to drop mask mandate before spring break

Restrictions can be lifted due to fast coronavirus decline in Wisconsin, UW System President says

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