Drones, tanks, and heavy armored vehicles. The Madison Police Department is making some changes in their hardware and equipment, including buying a couple new drones. In March, Madison police received a report of a missing disabled teen. To find the teen as quickly as possible, police borrowed drones from a neighboring department to aid in […]
Dylan Brogan, WORT news volunteer and member of the Isthmus staff, takes over the Access Hour to have a talk with someone who could be of some consequence. Otherwise, the Access Hour knows nothing…
Madison City Council members. They decide how much your parking tickets and bus fares cost. They determine how many police and firefighters the city will hire. They choose how many snow plows and garbage trucks the city can afford. They influence the look and feel of our neighborhoods – how many bars there can be, […]
8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing talks with Anders Zanichkowsky, of the Tenant Resource Center regarding Madison’s recent crackdown on the State Street homeless. Anders also works on homeless and policing issues as a member of the No Dane County Jail Group.
Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon and WORT’s Dylan Brogan discuss the ill-fated “Jazzcat” marketing campaign and the disconnects that it highlights in Madison music and culture. Subscribe to the Tone Madison/WORT-FM podcast on iTunes.
Milwaukee Press Club , the oldest continuing operating press club in North America, has awarded three of their prestigious 2015 Excellence in Journalism Awards to stories produced and aired by the WORT news department. Helena White won first place for Best Long Form Feature Story with “Limburger’s Last Stand,” a look at the last Limburger […]