A 25-year-old Madison man was found with a gunshot wound to the lower torso Wednesday evening, said police Lt. Jamar Gary.
Logan Wroge has been a general assignment reporter for the Wisconsin State Journal since 2015.
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The operating budget, approved by a 19-0 roll call vote with one absence, increases spending 5.5 percent and raises city taxes by $72, or 2.9 percent, to $2,582 on the average home, now valued at $284,868.
The council formally adopted the $347.7 million capital budget and $332.1 million operating budget early Wednesday morning.
The council voted 14-6 against the $600,000 payment meant to resolve a legal dispute after the issue was reconsidered Tuesday.
The Dane County Board approved the county's budget on Monday. Some homeowners can expect to see a reduction in their property taxes.
Five of the six cases of acute flaccid myelitis are in children, the state Department of Health Services said Monday.
The 33-year-old man had a non life-threatening wound after a shooting on the city's South Side on Saturday.
Before all the votes were counted late Tuesday, both Madison and Dane County were exceeding their average turnout among the past four midterm elections.
A couple hundred community members heard from law enforcement personnel and judges Monday at a meeting on recent crimes involving youth.