For the past several years, Dane County and its partners have advanced a multi-year program to create accessible piers throughout Dane County.
Dear Editor: I want to add to what will be a chorus of best wishes and expressions of gratitude to WISC-TV editorial director Neil Heinen as h…
Wisniewski held several key government positions, mostly for Democratic officeholders, including serving as chief of staff for former Gov. Tony Earl.
It's because of Bill Lunney's leadership — although he'll insist that he had loads of help from many compatriots, including his wife, Judie Pfeifer — that Dane County has one of the finest park systems in the country.
The plan will set priorities for the county relating to preservation efforts of natural land or historical sites as well as funding for recreation and trail needs.
The 114-acre forest was a gift to Dane County from Steve Morton, who is retired from the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation and is the son of the late UW economics professor Walter Morton, who bought the land in 1953.
The Department of Natural Resources identified 128 properties across Wisconsin it hopes to sell, including 12 properties in Dane County.
A fundraising kick-off event will take place next week in the hopes of hitting a $100,000 goal.
Dog park users, disc golfers and park shelter renters might have to pay more in 2013, but cross-country skiers could get a break in rates, according to proposals being considered by Dane County officials.
Dear Editor: Dane County lost a visionary environmental leader with the death of Elizabeth Lewis Feb. 1.
A GOP bill to promote hunting in the state has raised concerns from conservation advocates. They say a proposed requirement to make all conservation land open to hunting with a high bar for exceptions is worrisome.
Making a Verona soccer complex a regional soccer hub would improve tourism opportunities in Dane County, according to officials who announced $1 million in grants given to boost local tourism and conservation.