March 7, 2014 - 6:00pm
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says both reactors at the Point Beach plant near Manitowoc are operating safely, but two issues that have come up since the NRC's last annual assessment still aren't completely resolved.
March 7, 2014 - 4:15pm
As many as 500 more surveillance cameras could go up in Milwaukee business districts under a plan city leaders announced Friday.
March 7, 2014 - 3:00pm
U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service postdoctoral associate John Spargo side-dresses an experimental plot of corn with pelletized poultry litter as a soil amendment in Beltsville, MD on June 10, 2011. Photo: Betty Marose for USDA (CC-BY-ND)
Universities throughout the Midwest are doing more and more organic agriculture research, and the scholarship is having an impact on the organic industry.
March 7, 2014 - 11:15am
Tired of hearing from robots via the phone? The Assembly is considering legislation that could help that. Photo: Free Press (CC-BY-NC-SA)
The state Assembly is considering restricting political robocalls using Wisconsin's Do-Not-Call list.
March 6, 2014 - 5:45pm
Facebook says it's going to change rules for posts involving gun sales, restricting minors' ability to view them and removing outright posts that suggest illegal sales.
March 4, 2014 - 11:15am
Food and drink containers made with bisphenol-A would have to be labeled differently if a proposed bill passes in the state Legislature .
February 13, 2014 - 10:30pm
The UW System and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation have teamed up to create a $2 million fund that will help support new ideas and technology in the state.
February 12, 2014 - 2:45pm
A bill that modernizes the state's newborn screening process and encourages the introduction of new technology and tests passed the state Senate on Tuesday.
February 10, 2014 - 8:30am
More than 300 of Wisconsin's small rural libraries will get technology upgrades and faster internet access this year, funded by a $4.2 million federal grant.
February 7, 2014 - 6:15pm
Ehler's General Store in Cornucopia is usually closed during the winter, but thanks to the increased tourism activity it will open on Saturday. Photo: Royalbroil (CC-BY-NC)
The Apostle Islands ice caves are bringing a major influx of sight-seers to Bayfield and Cornucopia, and are making a huge economic impact on the northern Wisconsin communities.