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Madison adopts plan to achieve clean energy goals, align with federal Green New Deal bill

Multiple students encouraged the Madison City Council to support legislation calling on the federal government to pass a Green New Deal.

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Vilas zoo partner alleges zoo director, researcher harassed staff

Employees of the Henry Vilas Zoological Society filed allegations of harassment against the county's zoo leadership staff. Read more

GOP-led panel seeks bipartisan law changes to clean up Wisconsin's water

Conservation groups wary that deliberations will postpone needed law changes, while farmers worry they will be unfairly blamed. 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

David Bowen runs for Democratic Party chair

Bowen, who is currently the DPW's vice chair, will face off against the only other announced candidate in the race, Ben Wikler, who is the Washington director of the liberal activist group MoveOn.  Read more

Kim Miller out as Beaver Dam Community Hospital CEO

Kim Miller is out as the CEO of Beaver Dam Community Hospitals. Read more

State Debate: James Rowen reports on the latest goings-on with ex-governor Scott Walker

A daily roundup of interesting newspaper editorials and blog posts from around Madison and Wisconsin. Read more

Military veteran reported missing in Green Bay

A 38-year-old military veteran has been reported missing in Green Bay, and police and family are concerned for his welfare. Read more

At Madison School Board forum, candidates dive in to recent Whitehorse incident, student discipline

The questions that brought more emotion and somewhat pointed criticism were on the Whitehorse Middle School incident, the district’s Behavior Education Plan and police in schools. Read more

Winter officially over, Verona Road construction starts Thursday night

The first sign that spring has arrived in Madison? It's not seeing the first robin, it's seeing the first orange barrel on Verona Road. Read more

Dane County, Vilas Zoo society exchange complaints proving 'contentious' relationship

In a series of letters and press releases, County Executive Joe Parisi blasted the organization.  Read more


Wisconsin sports

NCAA Tournament: Best bets for the first round

The Hotline picked Virginia to cover a big spread in the first round and to reach the Final Four. I did so while pondering both the Cavaliers' first-round flameout in 2018 and the myriad examples of teams executing year-over-year turnarounds comparable to what Virginia hopes to produce: Following a March flop with a March feast. Since the tournament expanded to 64 teams in 1985, there are nine ... Read more

Business briefing

Foxconn says it will start construction this summer on manufacturing hub near Racine

A company statement said this marks the next phase of Foxconn's overall blueprint for its campus in Mount Pleasant.  Read more

Entertainment and leisure

The Corner Table podcast: The staffing crisis

Established in 2017, The Corner Table is a Capital Times food podcast. Host Lindsay Christians talks with guests about cooking, wine, restaurants and more. Read more

Get ready to pick your bracket -- and win prizes in this year's Pick-n-Roll

Register now to pick your bracket online for the 2019 Men's College Basketball Tournament. Don't delay -- you must make picks between March 17-21. Read more

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