Evers announces more prosecutors for 56 counties
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers is placing more than 60 new assistant prosecutors in multiple Wisconsin counties.
The state budget funds 64.95 assistant district attorney positions...
Coan looks to lead balanced offense against No. 11 Michigan
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A new-look Wisconsin team will be set for Big Ten action when the 13th-ranked Badgers host No. 11 Michigan on Saturday.
Lawyer: Ex-Wisconsin nurse to plead guilty to hurting babies
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A defense attorney says a former Wisconsin nurse is prepared to plead guilty to hurting infants in a Madison hospital's intensive care unit.
Excerpts from recent Wisconsin editorials
Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Sept. 15
Trump's fake wall now hurts the military
"I will build a great wall on our southern border, and I'll have Mexico pay for that wall," Donald...
Wisconsin media company teams with Farm Aid on telethon
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A media company that owns television stations in Wisconsin is partnering with a longtime farm charity on a live 18-hour telethon to raise money for struggling...
Flooding closes schools, restricts travel in SE South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Flooding from torrential rain that's soaked much of southeastern South Dakota closed schools for a second day on Friday, submerged city streets and caused some to evacuate...
Crowd divided on locating new military jets in Madison
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The possibility of locating the military's newest fighter jets in Madison drew hundreds of people to a National Guard meeting.
South Dakota flooding prompts evacuations, school closures
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Heavy rain soaking much of southeastern South Dakota pushed the Big Sioux River to record levels on Thursday, flooded roads, closed schools and blocked...
Flooding causes evacuations, school closures
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say flooding around Madison has caused some residents to evacuate.
Lake County Sheriff Tim Walburg urged people not to drive through Madison as...
UW administration grows while faculty numbers decline
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin System's administration is growing while faculty numbers are declining.
Wisconsin Public Radio reports that the number of system employees...
UW-Madison says Foxconn slow in fulfilling $100M pledge
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin says it has received just $700,000 of the $100 million that Foxconn Technology Group pledged to fund engineering and innovation research on the...
Alaska museum to hold native remains until returned to tribe
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska museum has received dozens of ancestral human remains to hold until they can be returned to their native tribe, officials said.
Trump wall shift erases $8M for Truax Field
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — President Donald Trump's plan to kill or delay hundreds of construction projects on U.S. military bases to help fund border fencing includes diverting money for a Wisconsin...
Madison police break up fight involving about 50 people
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison police say they were called to break up a fight that involved about 50 people.
The State Journal reports that the disturbance happened about 6 p.m. Saturday on...
Great Lakes freighters may have to treat ballast water
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — More than $375 billion in cargo — iron ore, coal, cement, stone, grain and more — has flowed between Great Lakes ports and foreign nations since 1959. That is when Queen...
- Wisconsin State JournalWaterloo earns No. 1 ranking in Division 3 in state coaches' girls volleyball pollSeptember 5, 2019
- Wisconsin State JournalUpdate: Power restored Downtown after Friday morning explosion exposes thousands to heatJuly 20, 2019
- Wisconsin State JournalTraffic problems worthy of protest -- George SuttonJuly 12, 2019
Dakota State has $10 million gift for athletics complex
MADISON, S.D. (AP) — Dakota State University is another step closer to building a new athletics complex.
The university has a $10 million gift from First Premier Bank/Premier Bankcard and...
Wisconsin officials say gray wolf population seems stable
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The gray wolf population in Wisconsin may have stabilized after nearing extinction decades ago, state wildlife officials said.
GOP won’t let Kaul settle lawsuit under lame duck laws
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republicans who control the Wisconsin Legislature's finance committee stopped short of allowing Democratic Attorney General Josh Kaul to settle an unknown lawsuit after he...
Excerpts from recent Wisconsin editorials
The Capital Times, Madison, Aug. 19
Blank made the right decision to reinstate Cephus
UW-Madison chancellor Rebecca Blank made the appropriate decision when she readmitted Quintez...
Wisconsin congressional Democrats target Trump trade war
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's three Democratic members of Congress say that President Donald Trump's trade war with China is hurting the state's farmers, businesses and families.
Madison police not ruling out threat to public after killing
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison police investigating the city's first homicide of the year say they cannot discount a continued threat to the public.
Regulators OK southwestern Wisconsin power line
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — State regulators have approved a contentious power line project in southwestern Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin State Journal reports that the Public Service Commission voted...
Wisconsin WR Quintez Cephus reinstated, not eligible to play
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Former Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus was cleared Monday to return to school after a jury acquitted him of sexual assault charges, though it was unclear when he will be...
- Business WireMGE Energy Issues September 2019 'Interim Report'September 13, 2019
- Business WireMGE, We Energies Announce Plan for Expanded Solar PartnershipAugust 1, 2019
- Business WirePromega 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report Highlights Commitments to Environmental Sustainability, Employee Well-Being and Community SupportJune 26, 2019
- Globe NewswireWiden Named Software Company of the Year in SIIA CODiE AwardsJune 18, 2019
- Globe NewswireMadison Covered Call and Equity Strategy Fund (MCN) Declares Quarterly DividendJune 3, 2019
Evers: Lt. gov has been ‘truthful’ about college career
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers said Friday that he believes Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes has been truthful about whether he graduated from college.
Officers investigate shooting on Beltline
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A shooting on the Beltline in Madison is delaying the morning commute.
Dane County dispatchers received a report of a driver shooting at another vehicle about 8 a.m....
Evers, Wisconsin Democrats propose gun background check bill
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers and Democratic lawmakers on Thursday proposed an expansion of background checks for gun sales in the state and called on Republicans who control the...
Foxconn leaders, Wisconsin officials meet; details unclear
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group executives met Wednesday with Wisconsin's governor, legislative leaders and others but no one is saying much about what they discussed.
Protester to plead guilty to seeking radioactive material
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A political protester from Wisconsin who once ran against then-House Speaker Paul Ryan will plead guilty to seeking radioactive material under terms of a plea agreement filed...
No Republicans sign letter supporting paralyzed Democrat
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — No Republicans have signed onto a letter supporting a paralyzed Democratic lawmaker who wants to be able to call into some meetings when he's not able to get there in...
DNR spent nearly $10K to host wasting disease summit
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources spent nearly $10,000 to bring wildlife officials from around the Midwest to Madison for a conference on chronic wasting...
Man convicted in fatal beating gets 6 years in prison
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A man convicted in a fatal beating in Dane County has been sentenced to six years in prison for holding the victim down while another defendant repeatedly punched...
The Latest: Lawyer to UW: Reject stereotype, enroll Cephus
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on University of Wisconsin football player Quintez Cephus (all times local):
An attorney for Quintez Cephus is urging the University of...
Cephus attorney says UW doesn’t want football player back
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin-Madison officials are sending a "clear message" they don't want former Badgers wide receiver Quintez Cephus to return despite his acquittal in a sexual...
Steeple, bell tower of Mazomanie church destroyed in fire
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The steeple and bell tower of a 127-year-old church in Mazomanie burned down during a thunderstorm.
The State Journal reports the fire at United Church of Christ...
Police arrest man after Madison utility worker threatened
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Police in Madison have arrested a man for allegedly threatening a utility worker.
According to Madison Police Chief Mike Koval's blog, Madison Gas and Electric workers...
As Wisconsin's largest-ever solar project comes online this summer, the multi-site, multi-state partnership behind the development offers a potential model for how organizations can band together...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin regulators have leveled a $25,000 fine against a contractor involved in gas explosion last year in Sun Prairie that killed a firefighter.
1 killed, 3 injured in hit-run OWI crash in Madison
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say one person was killed and three others were hurt in a high-speed, hit-and-run crash caused by a drunken driver in Madison.
Madison woman grazed by bullet as she slept
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Police say a woman was grazed by a bullet fired from outside her Madison apartment while she slept.
Authorities say the bullet was found lodged in her bed early...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin would join half a dozen other states that require clergy members to report to law enforcement allegations of child sex abuse that they learn of during confidential...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A conservative think tank has filed a federal lawsuit against Democratic Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers, alleging he violated the First Amendment rights of staff members who were...
The Latest: Legal experts say case against Evers strong
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on lawsuit filed against Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers (all times local):
Legal experts say a conservative think tank whose reporters were barred...
MGE: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
MADISON, Wis. (AP) _ MGE Energy Inc. (MGEE) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $15.5 million.
On a per-share basis, the Madison, Wisconsin-based company said it had profit of...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Former Wisconsin Badgers football player Quintez Cephus has filed a petition to be readmitted to the University of Wisconsin-Madison after he was found not guilty of sexually...