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Shots fired into air, no injuries at Far East Side bowling alley, Madison police say

The 25-year-old had fled from the Bowl-A-Vard parking lot, 2121 East Springs Drive, before police arrived shortly after 2 a.m. Read more

GOP lawmakers ask appeals court to reverse ruling halting laws limiting powers of Tony Evers, Josh Kaul

In the request filed Friday morning, Misha Tseytlin, an attorney for GOP lawmakers, argued the "indefensible injunction" issued by a Dane County judge Thursday "is already causing serious harm to our state."  Read more

SSM Health details plan for $75 million redevelopment on South Side

But city officials and neighborhood residents remain concerned about a time gap between the demolition of a Pick N' Save grocery for the project and construction of a new one by a different developer on an adjacent site. Read more


Nurse Practitioner opening near Madison

Growing primary care practice an hour north of Madison, WI has an immediate opening for a Nurse Practitioner. Read more

Q&A: District 10 Madison City Council candidates

Zachary Henak and Kristin Johnson are running for Madison City Council's District 10 seat, which is currently held by Ald. Mo Cheeks.  Read more

Southern Wisconsin neighbors: Obituaries published today

Read through the obituaries published today on Read more

'Hairball' street reconstruction Downtown starts April 1

The "hairball" intersection in Downtown Madison should be a little less hairy to navigate later this year. Read more

Neighbors, developers work to welcome affordable housing developments

A neighborhood’s concerns about a proposed development brought up larger questions about how to integrate affordable apartments into neighborhoods without isolating the new tenants. Read more

Know Your Madisonian: Minority services coordinator spends spring break taking students to historically black universities

John Milton, minority services coordinator at La Follette High School, is in his fifth year of chaperoning students on a spring break trip touring historically black universities. Read more

Dane County selects contractor to take over nonprofit's role at Vilas Zoo

The county is recommending Centerplate, which does work at the Alliant Energy Center, take over operation of the zoo's concessions and rides. Read more

Mental health wellness center opens on Madison's East Side

The operator of an overnight respite center for people with mental health or substance abuse challenges on Madison’s East Side has opened T… Read more


Wisconsin sports

March Madness: Live updates from the NCAA men's basketball tournament

This live blog tracks teams and sports analysts across social media channels. Read more

Business briefing

Lands' End profits fall, but tax reform boosted 2017 results

The Dodgeville clothing and home goods retailer reported its fourth quarter and year-end financial results on Thursday. Read more


Entertainment and leisure

Snipping an infant’s ‘tongue tie’ can improve breastfeeding. But is the surgery being overused?

PHILADELPHIA — Like most new mothers, Lisa Treilman really wanted to breastfeed. Read more