April 23, 2015 - 6:16pm
Wisconsin Department of Corrections officials say a shortage of psychiatrists and a lack of space for group therapy sessions is making it increasingly difficult to meet the needs of the more than 2,000 mentally ill inmates in state prisons.
April 23, 2015 - 5:03pm
State lawmakers have voted to preserve funding for the Department of Natural Resources to pick up dead deer from Wisconsin highways.
April 23, 2015 - 1:29pm
Legislators held a public hearing this week on a measure that would eliminate the Educational Approval Board, which regulates for-profit colleges in Wisconsin.
April 23, 2015 - 1:21pm
A disagreement between contractors on a bridge project spanning the St. Croix River has led to 120 steel workers walking off the job. But project officials still expect the bridge to open next year.
April 23, 2015 - 1:12pm
Republican lawmakers have blocked an effort by Democrats to learn more about how much the state is spending on Gov. Walker's security detail as Walker travels the globe in his likely run for president.
April 23, 2015 - 12:58pm
Wisconsin Lawmakers held a public hearing this week on a proposal that would combine two state agencies.
April 23, 2015 - 12:52pm
The state agriculture department is responding to the fifth outbreak of bird flu in Wisconsin. The two cases reported Wednesday are in Chippewa County and Jefferson County, where the virus was first detected in Wisconsin.
April 23, 2015 - 12:44pm
Opponents of Gov. Scott Walker's plan to reduce the number of scientists at the DNR gathered in Madison Wednesday night.
April 23, 2015 - 10:55am
Nearly two-thirds of respondents in the new Wisconsin Survey are against a proposed $300 million cut in the state budget for the University of Wisconsin System. Support or opposition to the idea appears to break down along party lines.
April 23, 2015 - 9:19am
Gov. Scott Walker on Tuesday defended his rationale for seeking budget cuts at the state Department of Natural Resources as 57 employees there got notice this week that their jobs might be eliminated.