February 6, 2015 - 7:15pm
Former U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold has taken on a role as a special envoy for the U.S. State Department, joining an international effort that will strive to improve the Great Lakes of North America and the Great Lakes of Africa.
February 6, 2015 - 3:40pm
University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross says he doesn't yet know how the $300 million in funding cuts for the university proposed in Gov. Scott Walker's executive budget would be spread across the system's 26 campuses.
February 5, 2015 - 11:10pm
As the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs investigates allegations that a medical center in Tomah has consistently over-prescribed narcotics, a group of patients and staff are calling for an independent agency to look into the facility instead, saying they don't trust the federal process.
February 5, 2015 - 10:35pm
Democrats say Gov. Scott Walker has been too busy trying to woo presidential caucus voters in Iowa to catch problems with his state budget proposal.
February 5, 2015 - 5:20pm
Public school officials are expressing concerns about a possible $127 million cut in state funding.
February 5, 2015 - 4:30pm
University of Wisconsin-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank told the UW Board of Regents on Thursday that headlines from the past week involving Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposal will prompt other universities to poach her best faculty.
February 5, 2015 - 3:20pm
Gov. Scott Walker said he's amenable to the Legislature boosting funding for schools, roads or the University of Wisconsin in the budget, but says he's fully committed to his proposed property tax cut.
February 5, 2015 - 12:30pm
President Obama’s budget unveiled this week includes money for over-due repairs at the Duluth-Superior harbor and Soo Locks.
February 5, 2015 - 12:05pm
Private investigators in Wisconsin are calling for changes in a proposed new law that would prevent them from using GPS devices to gather information for their clients. The bill would make it a misdemeanor to place a GPS device on someone's car without the owner's knowledge. It includes exceptions...
February 5, 2015 - 11:50am
Documents uncovered Thursday show that Gov. Scott Walker's administration clearly ordered the rewriting of the University of Wisconsin System's mission statement late last year, resulting in changes that eliminated language describing the “Wisconsin Idea.”