January 28, 2015 - 5:20pm
Supporters of the Confluence Project in downtown Eau Claire were encouraged by comments Wednesday from Gov. Scott Walker. He said he would be setting aside $15 million in matching funds in the state budget for the proposed three-theater performing arts center.
January 28, 2015 - 3:55pm
Gov. Scott Walker said on Wednesday that with the autonomy the University of Wisconsin System could get under his state budget proposal, university officials could offset major cuts by asking professors to begin teaching more classes and working more.
January 27, 2015 - 9:35pm
Each campus in the University of Wisconsin System is unique in the way it spends money on student activities and building projects. But in order to deal with continuing state budget cuts and high education costs, UW System officials are taking a hard look at both.
January 27, 2015 - 8:10pm
Iron County has given mining company Gogebic Taconite more time to pay on an agreement that allows the company to move forward with a proposed iron mine.
January 27, 2015 - 10:15am
As the price of gas has dropped across the nation so too has the price of ethanol. That means tighter profit margins for Wisconsin’s nine ethanol plants.
January 26, 2015 - 10:00am
In a new study, an economist argues that right-to-work legislation in Wisconsin would lead to lower wages beyond unions.
January 23, 2015 - 10:50am
Gov. Scott Walker — after months of delays and heated debate over gambling compacts, state revenue and job creation — announced on Friday that he has rejected the Menominee Nation's request to build a casino in Kenosha.
January 22, 2015 - 10:35am
Developers in Eau Claire have unveiled plans to renovate a dilapidated, downtown hotel and city officials are optimistic that the project will help rejuvenate the city's center.
January 21, 2015 - 7:05pm
A Menominee Nation gaming official met with some state lawmakers in Madison on Wednesday, a day after the tribe and Walker Administration announced a new gaming compact.
January 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
Wisconsin Public Service is asking state officials for permission to expand a gas fired electricity plant in the Fox Valley. The utility in northeastern Wisconsin contends that demand for power in the area is increasing and its current capacity is expected to decline. WPS is asking to add a 400-...