November 21, 2014 - 5:00pm
Lugar de Reunion director Alfonso Sanchez runs the Hispanic resource center in Sparta. Photo: Maureen McCollum/WPR News.
While Wisconsin Republicans in Congress say President Barack Obama's new immigration plan will hurt the chances for a longer-term immigration bill, imigrants and immigrant advocacy groups say that shouldn't be so. They're applauding Obama's action, though some are skeptical of the new protections.
November 18, 2014 - 6:20pm
We Energies' power plant in Oak Creek. Photo: JanetAndPhil (CC-BY-NC-ND).
A new study from a Wisconsin environmental group contends that more than 1 in 5 drinking wells across Racine, Kenosha, Waukesha and Milwaukee counties are contaminated with molybdenum, thanks to the use of coal ash from power plants as fill material for construction projects.
November 14, 2014 - 11:45pm
This week, the rotunda inside Milwaukee City Hall has been filled with reminders of people who were here before white settlers arrived.
November 14, 2014 - 12:40pm
We Energies' Oak Creek Power Plan, as seen from a bluff overlooking Lake Michigan. Photo: Jennifer Tomaloff (CC-BY-NC-SA).
Wisconsin regulators met on Friday to begin discussing whether to approve a rate-change proposal by the Milwaukee-based utility We Energies.