UPDATED: August 29, 2014 - 7:45pm
State Rep. Katrina Shankland, who is 25 years old. Photo courtesy of Wisconsin State Legislature.
Getting young people to run for political office is a tough sell, but many 20-something politicians across Wisconsin are bucking the trend.
UPDATED: August 29, 2014 - 6:15pm
There have now been 81 gun deaths in Wisconsin this year. Photo: Paul Weaver (CC-BY-NC-ND).
The shooting deaths of two Milwaukee men this week have pushed the statewide gun homicide total to 81 for the year.
UPDATED: August 28, 2014 - 1:30pm
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin. Photo: Shutterjet (CC-BY-NC-ND).
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin unveiled an initiative this week to increase the amount of affordable housing in the city by using a strategy recently embraced by other cities around the state.
UPDATED: August 26, 2014 - 4:15pm
Rep. Joel Kleefisch, chairman of the committee. Photo courtesy of Wisconsin State Legislature.
A committee of state lawmakers and stakeholders met Tuesday in a continuing effort to improve child adoption programs in Wisconsin.