UW-Madison Campus

UW group receives grant to advance technology for seniors facing chronic conditions

"The purpose of the system was to help older people age in place," UW scientific director says

Science News

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab: PFAS in waters of Wisconsin

Professor of engineering Christy Remucal explains pollutants, threat they pose

Column

UW campus shows signs that vaccinations are best in fight against COVID-19

Despite Badger football games and crowded bar scenes, COVID-19 rates remain low in Madison, WI

City of Madison

Legal loophole allows Madison businesses to sell marijuana-like drug Delta-8 THC

'It’s painfully obvious that we’re the only state in our region that hasn't legalized medicinal marijuana, so it makes sense that there’s this huge market for delta-8,' District 4 alder says

City of Madison

Madison Fire Department launches mental health crisis response team

Comprehensive, prepared responders will be trained to address mental health emergencies in place of police when possible

Football

Football: Badgers bounce back with easy win

Badgers rush for 352 yards in first win of the season

Science News

The Lab Report: Engineered bacteria convert waste product to biodegradable plastic

Majumder lab studies how microbes can be used to address environmental issues, break down waste materials

Capitol, Madison, State Capitol, Carroll St,
Animals

Wisconsin lawmakers propose legislation to make annual mandatory wolf hunt optional

A one-word change in current statute would allow Department of Natural Resources total discretion over annual wolf hunt

Football

Football: Mertz struggles in loss to Penn State

Nittany Lions snapped Badgers' 25-game home opener winning streak

Column

Politicized 2021-23 Wisconsin state budget provides tax breaks for the wealthy

Budget uses recent $4.4 billion surplus for tax relief, leaves out investments in healthcare, education

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