City of Madison

New Dane County public health order prohibits indoor gatherings

“We are hopeful that with the community’s cooperation, we can bring our numbers down and avoid more hospitalizations and deaths,” Director of Public Health says

City of Madison

Madison to decriminalize cannabis, will not change rules on UW property

Majority of city council co-sponsored legislation, likely to pass, according to city alder

Dorms COVID-19 isolation photo
City of Madison

PHMDC moves to crisis model of contact tracing, illustrates need to prevent COVID-19 spread

Third peak started late October with daily increases of 250 cases on average, UW Ph.D. student says

Freedom Inc. Protest
City of Madison

Local non-profit defends Madison polling locations on Election Day, ‘preparing’ for ‘white backlash’

'I think it's shameful that the most democratic process that we have in our country is being challenged so blatantly,' Freedom Inc. representative says

City of Madison

Voter turnout in Madison, Dane County surpasses record 2016 numbers

'No one should expect the vote total to change whether or not there is a recount,' Dane County Clerk says

State of Wisconsin

15,000 Wisconsin residents raise concerns about USPS, voting by mail

Voters question if USPS can handle high influx of absentee ballots on Election Day

Art

‘Defund the Police:’ Madison residents call for change in a series of street murals

A series of messages in road paint demand actions from leaders to defund police, remove police from schools.

City of Madison

Madison community donates over $75k to The Plaza Tavern and Grill

'It has brought tears to my eyes, more than one time, thinking about the generosity of everybody,' manager says

City of Madison

College students step up to tackle shortage of poll workers in Madison

'I think [we] will benefit from this for years on,' Dane County clerk says about influx of younger poll workers

City of Madison

Alders propose to decriminalize use, possession of cannabis in Madison

'Compounding and successive fees coupled with restricting where consumption is allowed are direct causes of this injustice,' alder says

UW-Madison's Premier Independent Student Newspaper

All Content © The Badger Herald, 1995 - 2020