March 27, 2015 - 10:26pm
A company that hauls frac sand in Chippewa County says it’s laying off up to 55 employees because of slowing demand for sand.
March 27, 2015 - 10:13pm
Opponents of the Badger-Coulee transmission line project are considering whether or not to appeal the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin’s decision to approve the massive energy project that will stretch from the La Crosse area to Madison.
March 27, 2015 - 9:03pm
Supreme Court candidates Ann Walsh Bradley and James Daley accused each other of being partisan, beholden to special interests, and soft on crime during an hour-long televised debate in Madison on Friday evening.
March 27, 2015 - 6:00pm
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett plans to launch a new initiative Saturday to reduce infant deaths.
March 27, 2015 - 5:51pm
Land in northern Wisconsin that was slated to become an open-pit iron ore mine is now open to the public once more after the mining company Gogebic Taconite withdrew its pre-application notice from the state.
March 27, 2015 - 4:28pm
A crash between two semis has closed westbound portions of Interstates 39 and 90 in southern Wisconsin near Janesville.
March 27, 2015 - 12:36pm
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources wants to increase the number of walleye that sportsmen can take in lakes in the ceded territories. The proposal would set a three-bag limit for all of the lakes in the ceded territories, regardless of how many walleye are taken from those lakes during...
March 27, 2015 - 12:14pm
One of Wisconsin's U.S. senators is joining other Senate Democrats in supporting a bill that would immediately ban older tank cars for trains hauling crude oil. The Crude-By-Rail Safety Act would also require safer tank car designs that include thermal protection. Sen. Tammy Baldwin said regulators aren’t moving fast enough...
March 27, 2015 - 11:53am
A coalition of pro-recycling agencies, including the governor-appointed Council on Recycling has written a letter to Walker and state lawmakers opposing Walker's plan to slice recycling grants to local governments by $4 million.
March 27, 2015 - 11:25am
A progressive advocacy group told state lawmakers Thursday that they could avoid deep budget cuts to the University of Wisconsin System and public schools if they accept federal money to expand Medicaid. During a public hearing at Reedsburg High School, Citizen Action's Anna Dvorak told the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee...