MADISON (WORT) — The civil unrest sparked by events in Ferguson, MI is catalyzing local opposition to a new Dane County Jail. Reporters Cameron Bren and Antonio Marquez attended Tuesday’s rally at the City-County Building organized by the Young, Gifted and Black Coalition.
MADISON (WORT) — The Wisconsin Legislature held a joint public hearing Tuesday to receive public testimony on a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has promised to sign the bill into law if passed. Antonio Marquez reports.
MADISON (WORT) — On Tuesday, the Public Protection & Judiciary Committee convened once again to debate options for the jail. Activists from Young, Gifted, and Black were there and so was WORT’s Antonio Marquez.
(WORT) — This week, we cover a small victory for Tiny Houses, legislation making it easier to privatize public water utilities, and the new tenure policy brewing at the University of Wisconsin.
(WORT) — This week we cover the legacy of Tamara Grigsby, the pivotal school referendum vote in Montello, final business in the Wisconsin Senate, and a recipe for whole-roasted cauliflower.
(WORT) — This week we cover Madison College’s decision to expand its south side campus, Community Pharmacy struggling on State Street, the no confidence vote by the UW-Madison Faculty Senate and Nigel O’Shea reviews Thai Basil.