City of Madison

Dane County Board takes first steps in county jail renovations

Supervisors unanimously approve $250,000 resolution for prison improvements

UW-Madison Campus

County plan looks to change ‘Alcatraz-like’ conditions of county jail

Inmates have attempted more than 80 suicides amid poor living conditions

City of Madison

Gang-affiliated gun violence on the rise in Madison

To address the recent violence, a new community coalition had stepped up to reduce crime

State of Wisconsin

UW study hopes to find effect of Wisconsin voter ID laws

UW Political Science Department, Dane County Clerk partner to uncover data on voting habits

City of Madison

Madison immigration program helps green card holders become citizens

Roughly 12,000 to 15,000 immigrants could receive citizenship in Dane County

City of Madison

Parisi prioritizes homelessness, opioid epidemic in 2017 budget

Cost of funding will raise taxes on Madison homes by 2.5 percent

City of Madison

Domestic violence deaths spike in Wisconsin

Community holds silent Purple Ribbon Walk to remember victims


Local culinary business distributes unwanted items to struggling Dane County families

Healthy Food for All partners with Epic Systems to fill the shelves of pantries

City of Madison

YWCA Madison to host 15th annual Racial Justice Summit

This year's summit will focus on addressing racial disparities in Dane County

State of Wisconsin

Report finds 40 percent of Dane County live on bare minimum

United Way found more than a third of Wisconsinites struggle to afford basic necessities