February 18, 2015 - 12:39pm
Wisconsin's Department of Transportation says it would likely raise speed limits to 70 mph on rural interstates and some other four-lane highways under a bill introduced at the state Capitol.
February 18, 2015 - 11:27am
Local recycling efforts in Wisconsin would see less grant money from the state under Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources granted local governments around $19 million for recycling programs in each of the last two years. Meleesa Johnson with Associated Recyclers of Wisconsin said funding...
February 18, 2015 - 10:37am
A new contract negotiated between the Wisconsin State Patrol and the Walker administration would mean a sizeable raise for troopers, especially compared to other state employees.
February 17, 2015 - 11:42pm
Two University of Wisconsin campuses and central Wisconsin high schools are proposing flying 30 Chinese students in to visit the area, with the hope of encouraging them to stay and enroll full-time.
February 17, 2015 - 11:14pm
A group of corn producers in Wisconsin are filing a class action lawsuit against Syngenta AG, an agribusiness company that develops genetically modified seeds, for selling a seed that hadn't yet been approved in China, one of the U.S.'s biggest corn importers.
February 17, 2015 - 10:23pm
U.S. Rep. Ron Kind said Republicans shouldn't use a Homeland Security funding bill to spar with President Barack Obama over immigration policy.
February 17, 2015 - 9:50pm
Transporation Secretary Mark Gottlieb announced on Tuesday that the state had rejected plans to double-deck a four-mile section of freeway in Milwaukee, and would instead pursue widening the corridor to four lanes.
February 17, 2015 - 8:54pm
U.S. Rep Ron Kind said that Republicans should focus on passing an immigration bill in Congress instead of focusing on a legal challenge to President Barack Obama's immigration action.
February 17, 2015 - 8:19pm
Immigrant rights advocates in Wisconsin like Christine Neumann-Ortiz, the director of Voces de la Frontera, are confident the federal court ruling that blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration will be overturned on appeal.
February 17, 2015 - 5:54pm
Gov. Scott Walker was in Kenosha Tuesday for a jobs announcement, but he declined to meet with local elected officials to talk about the jobs they wanted to discuss: The thousands that would’ve been created by the Menominee Tribe’s proposed casino.