April 30, 2015 - 5:26pm
Iron County is asking for reimbursements from the state of $60,000 to $70,000 to cover legal expenses and other costs associated with a once-proposed open-pit iron mine that the company Gogebic Taconite says it's no longer actively pursuing.
April 30, 2015 - 5:25pm
A Republican bill that tells people on food assistance what they can buy could be headed for a legislative committee vote as early as next week.
April 30, 2015 - 4:33pm
The Public Service Commission has approved a utility acquisition that would result in the country's 15th-largest utility.
April 30, 2015 - 2:16pm
A bill that would result in a number of highways having their speed limits raised to 70 mph could soon go before the full Senate.
April 30, 2015 - 12:48pm
Another negotiation session on how to finance a new basketball arena in Milwaukee will held Thursday afternoon, and Gov. Scott Walker said he plans to take part. At most or all of the recent arena talks, a top Walker aide has been in the room, but apparently not the governor...
April 30, 2015 - 12:44pm
Gov. Scott Walker is suggesting a budget cut to the University of Wisconsin System that may be smaller than the $300 million he originally proposed. The UW and its supporters have been asking lawmakers to shrink the budget cut. For example, a mailer this week from the Wisconsin Alumni Association...
April 30, 2015 - 11:26am
To make the new Milwaukee Bucks arena a reality, state and local governments are looking to scrape together $250 million in public funds, leaving some local officials and residents wondering why the basketball team's new owners aren't willing to foot more of the bill.
April 30, 2015 - 2:12am
As more oil trains roll through Wisconsin, some officials are asking railroad companies to help pay for public information campaigns about what to do if a train explodes nearby.
April 30, 2015 - 1:54am
Lawmakers from Dane County want Gov. Scott Walker to reject a bill that creates statewide regulations for companies like Uber and Lyft.
April 29, 2015 - 8:20pm
A group of lawmakers is asking the Legislature's budget committee to restore funding for the Harbor Assistance Program.