City of Madison

Madison, Milwaukee rank near bottom on list of best cities for women in tech

"Having a more innovative approach to innovation and problem solving could really help gain more interest in technology,” UW expert says

Banter

Frozen lake at sunset becomes hottest Instagram spot in the world

Millions flock to Wisconsin for clout

City of Madison

Dane County releases new five-year violence prevention plan, student BIPOC coalition unimpressed

'[The plan] says a lot without saying anything at all,' BIPOC Coalition leader says

City of Madison

Madison sees population influx in wake of pandemic

'For a smaller city, it has all the elements a big city would offer,' UW expert says

UW-Madison Campus

UW not affected by international drop in college applications, sees record 17% increase

'Our brand, the history of the university around the globe, the quality of instruction, all matter greatly to the college-going communities around the country and world,' UW faculty member says

State of Wisconsin

Gov. Tony Evers’ budget allows 0.5% increase in sales tax, addresses concerns from municipalities

Counties will be allowed to increase sales tax to diversify local revenue sources, empower local governments

City of Madison

Pandemic, polar vortex do not hinder Madison’s homeless shelters

The Beacon and The Salvation Army offer pandemic success stories

City of Madison

BIPOC community of Madison less likely to get mental health support despite higher COVID-19 rates

'The cultural stigma in discussing and addressing mental health illnesses is also prevalent, particularly among communities of color,' state rep. says

City of Madison

Thursday marks last day to request absentee ballots for spring primary election

Absentee ballots must be back to municipal clerk or polling place by 8 p.m. on Election Day

State of Wisconsin

Gov. Evers appoints democratic donor to UW Board of Regents

'John will bring a well-rounded perspective to the UW Board of Regents,' Evers says

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