February 24, 2015 - 4:54pm
A report from the U.S. Census Bureau says the number of children getting food assistance remains higher than it was before the start of the Great Recession. In Wisconsin, the number of participants in FoodShare has steadily gone up. Across the nation, 1 in 5 children receives food stamps. In...
February 24, 2015 - 4:13pm
Walker deflected criticism that he's going back on his word regarding right-to-work legislation.
February 24, 2015 - 2:45pm
Electric cars and other alternative fuel vehicles are among the big-ticket models on display this week at the 2015 Greater Milwaukee Auto Show.
February 24, 2015 - 2:26pm
A western Wisconsin lawmaker says she’s writing a budget amendment to exempt Amish families from being required to install smoke detectors in their homes.
February 24, 2015 - 12:47pm
Communities in northern and central Wisconsin lead a new list of the most-affordable places to live in the state. The rankings by Smart Asset, a New York financial analysis company, are based on the cost of housing, property taxes, closing costs, and average income. Superior is number one in the...
February 24, 2015 - 12:12pm
A northern Wisconsin tribe is seeking a change to its air quality status under federal law. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Air Management Program Director Bart Sponseller said the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is applying for Class I air status under the Clean Air Act. “This is...
February 24, 2015 - 11:10am
Milwaukee's archbishop is urging leaders of Islam to more often condemn violence committed in the name of religion.
February 24, 2015 - 10:25am
A federal fund for community health centers is set to expire later this year, leaving clinics in Wisconsin looking at reductions in services.
February 23, 2015 - 10:55pm
Although he now says he will sign right-to-work legislation currently being fast-tracked through the state Legislature, Gov. Scott Walker had long asserted that Wisconsin would not become a right-to-work state under his watch.
February 23, 2015 - 10:11pm
State Sen. Van Wanggaard is calling for repealing the state's 48-hour waiting period for buying handguns.