Amid strained relationships between residents and police departments across the country, the Madison Police Department has stepped up its recent efforts to have a more trustworthy workforce.
After a hectic two days of deliberation, with debate stretching into the early hours of the morning, the Wisconsin state Legislature approved the 2015-'17 state budget Thursday, which includes a $250 million cut to the University of Wisconsin System.
The No. 4 Badgers (8-0) will play their final nonconference matches this weekend in the Pac-12/Big Ten Showcase hosted in Seattle. Wisconsin plays No. 10 USC (6-2) Thursday night and No. 5 Washington (9-0) Friday night.
A new process of verifying documents needed to get photo identification cards for voting will help make obtaining free government voter ID cards easier, according to a joint release from the Department of Motor Vehicles and the Department of Health Services.
City officials anticipate a different pre-finals celebration this year as they expect the Mifflin Street Block Party to fade further into the past.
University of Wisconsin-Madison officials announced in a Thursday statement the restart of the Microsoft Office 365 email and calendar project, expecting the changes to increase efficiency and cut down costs on campus.
J.H. Findorff & Son Inc., a Madison construction company, will close the intersection of Langdon Street and Wisconsin Avenue from April 11 to May 15 to begin installing underground utilities and roadway improvements for the Edgewater Hotel project, according to a city release.
The state Assembly voted Thursday to expand the use of crossbows in Wisconsin deer hunting.
University of Wisconsin-Madison junior Julia Sprangers is scheduled to appear on “Jeopardy!” Monday after she flew to the game show’s home in Los Angeles from Spain, where she is studying abroad for the semester, according to The Wisconsin State Journal.
Two groups accused of election violations during the August recall election of state Sen. Alberta Darling, R-River Hills, learned Wednesday that Milwaukee County will not file charges against them.