Democratic lawmakers were uniformly against the overhaul of Wisconsin’s campaign finance laws, but zero “no” votes were cast against the legislation. Dylan Brogan tells us why.
(WORT) — A special Task Force of the University of Wisconsin system met today to discuss policy changes to faculty tenure, changes the Board of Regents will vote on early next year.
(WORT) — Midwest Environmental Activists say the authority and effectiveness of the DNR has been eroded over the years to such a degree that the agency is no longer capable of regulating water pollution. Cameron Bren reports.
MADISON (WORT) — For the past two weeks, the small southwest Wisconsin city of Reedsburg was host to Fermentation Fest, a celebration of all things beer, cheese, pickles and beyond. This rural community brings thousands from around the state to sample and celebrate local arts and food. Also on display was a musical instrument called the […]
MADISON (WORT) — On Monday, Wisconsin Republicans introduced a bill that aims to prohibit the University of Wisconsin from creating gun-free zones. The bill’s authors say the measure would be a deterrent to crime and is not specifically a response to recent shootings on college campuses. The UW-Madison Police department is against the legislation and […]
MADISON (WORT) — F .Stokes–aka Rodney Lucas–is a rapper, actor, and children’s book writer with roots in Madison. After several performances over the weekend, Lucas visited Randall Elementary to celebrate the upcoming launch of his new e-book. The project features Lucas’ creation Rappin’ Ricky, an animated 7 year-old who uses hip-hop to teach and inspire […]