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UW Board of Regents approves plan to reward chancellors for retaining students

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 5:56pm
"Here’s what we know: losing talent is much more expensive than rewarding it," UW system spokesperson Mark Pitsch said.

State Department of Transportation to hold public hearings on Interstate project

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 5:35pm
Maps and other information about improvements will be available at the hearings and state Department of Transportation staff will be on hand to answer questions.

Organizers of Robin Vos recall effort appeal Wisconsin Elections Commissions' rejection

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 4:25pm
It now will be up to the Dane County Circuit Court to decide whether organizers submitted enough valid signatures on time to force a recall election.

Amtrak reports strong ticket sales for new line running through Wisconsin

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 12:58pm
Borealis trains leave St. Paul at midday and Chicago in the late morning and offer coach and business classes and a cafe.

Drunken driver crashes into retention pond, Madison police say

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 12:25pm
The man was receiving medical care with EMS personnel when police arrived at the scene.

Man shot by BB gun fired from car on North Side, Madison police say

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 11:35am
No arrests have been made and the investigation is continuing, Madison police said.

Battleground Wisconsin: Voters feel nickel-and-dimed by health care costs

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 10:55am
BIRNAMWOOD — The land of fried cheese curds and the Green Bay Packers is among a half-dozen battleground states that could determine the outcome of November’s presidential election, a contest in which the cost and availability of health care are…

12 ways you can make this the most fun July yet

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 10:55am
Madison’s best month ever? Check these out and you decide

Wrong-way driver in Janesville faces 7th OWI, police say

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 10:50am
No injuries were reported in the incident on Thursday.

Ask the Weather Guys: Was Hurricane Beryl a special storm?

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 10:30am
Hurricane Beryl was a record-breaker early in a season that's expected to be more active than usual.

Man injured in crash into East Side house, authorities say

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 10:20am
The home occupants were not injured, authorities said.

Man faces 8th OWI after striking person who intervened in disturbance in Janesville, police say

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 9:20am
A person saw a man and a woman fighting in a vehicle, intervened and helped the female out of the vehicle, then was hit when the man drove away.

Rookies Food & Spirits changes hands again; new owners are 25 and 30

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 8:55am
Rookies Food & Spirits, which was sold last summer after 25 years, was sold again last Monday.

SOS: The road continues with replacement of treadmill motor

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 8:00am
An "old school" guy, his monthly contacts were always by phone, he said, and unfortunately the answer from the company was always the same: "We're waiting for parts."

Man arrested after firing shot during disturbance in Janesville, police say

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 7:50am
Police found the gun and arrested a 39-year-old Janesville man on a tentative charge of first-degree recklessly endangering safety, police said.

Could Wisconsin become part of Tornado Alley?

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 6:00am
Tornadoes in Wisconsin are beginning earlier in the year, and they're touching down more often. Scientists aren't sure whether those trends will continue into the future.

Wisconsin DOT looks to long-term fixes for Beltline backups at Verona Road

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 5:55am
If there's a silver lining to the traffic-flow fail, it's that there have been relatively few rear-ender-type crashes at the exit and no fatalities.

Edgewood star had low expectations before 'extremely exciting' Wisconsin offer

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 5:43am
Wisconsin's coaching staff offered a star who blossomed during Madison Edgewood's state championship run. They saw her again at a recent camp.

Incoming Wisconsin volleyball freshman 'super high on life' coming off national title

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 5:13am
The All-American libero didn't have much time to process her club national championship before she became "the bottom of the food chain" with Wisconsin volleyball.

Wisconsin's unbreakable high school sports records | Meet the boys basketball all-time scorer

Mon, 07/08/2024 - 5:03am
In the fifth installment of a series examining Wisconsin high school records that may never be broken, here's a look at the boys basketball career scoring record.