September 18, 2014 - 12:01pm
Wisconsin ranked 33rd in the nation in private-sector job growth last year, based on the latest job numbers released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
September 18, 2014 - 1:18am
A panel of judges from the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago largely focused on the safety of nocturnal hunting during oral arguments in a case regarding whether Native American tribes in Wisconsin should be able to hunt deer at night.
September 18, 2014 - 1:08am
About 640,000 gallons of manure spilled out of a dairy farm in southern Door County on Monday morning.
September 17, 2014 - 6:45pm
A public awareness campaign is underway in Marshfield to let residents know that flushable wipes are clogging sewer pumps in the area, creating a big expense and a big headache for sanitation workers.
September 17, 2014 - 5:50pm
Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, along with Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, filed the lawsuit in Waukesha County. Photo courtesy of Wisconsin State Legislature.
The state Republican Party has filed a lawsuit against Wisconsin's elections agency, saying new ballots the agency has designed will confuse voters.
September 17, 2014 - 2:08pm
Mary Burke, left, and Gov. Scott Walker, right. Photos courtesy of candidate's Facebook pages.
Once again, Democrat Mary Burke and Republican Gov. Scott Walker look to be in a virtual tie in the latest Marquette University Law School survey, with each polling at 46 percent among registered voters.
September 17, 2014 - 1:15pm
The price of corn is currently falling. Photo: Theresa B. (CC-BY-NC-SA).
The average cost of renting land to raise crops in Wisconsin has increased from last year, a trend that comes as corn prices have been falling.
September 17, 2014 - 12:52pm
A cargo ship traversing the St. Lawrence Seaway. Photo: Jonathan Percy (CC-BY-NC-SA).
Ocean-going ships through the St. Lawrence Seaway have more than made up for the ice-locked start of this year’s shipping season, and in spite of rain delays are now ahead of last year’s overall pace.
September 17, 2014 - 12:02pm
The city of Madison Police Department hopes to develop new strategies for interacting with people with mental health problems through a project that will collect data on mental health-related service calls.
September 16, 2014 - 10:49pm
The Dirksen Federal Building in Chicago, which houses the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals. Photo: Shawn Johnson/WPR News.
The American Civil Liberties Union and the Advancement Project say they plan to file a motion asking for the full U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago to hear their legal challenge to Wisconsin's voter ID law, and not just a panel of three judges.