Government and Politics
The Madison Water Utility has applied for a 30 percent overall rate increase which would add about $7.40 a month to the average residential customer's bill.
“He did make that offer and we would love to have him come here," Vukmir said.
The head of the Dane County department that oversees over half of the half-billion dollar county budget is retiring.
Here's how members of Wisconsin's congressional delegation voted on major issues this week.
A week after accusing a billionaire donor of attempting to buy a Wisconsin U.S. Senate seat, Republican nominee Leah Vukmir is now hoping to persuade the same Illinois businessman to open his wallet for her campaign against Democratic Sen. Tammy Baldwin.
Hagedorn is looking to increase conservative control of the court, which currently sits at 4-3. The April election is to replace retiring liberal Justice Shirley Abrahamson.
The state's Interagency Council on Homelessness met for the first time in February after the state Legislature created it last fall.
The race between Tammy Baldwin and Leah Vukmir marks the first time two women are the major-party nominees for U.S. Senate in Wisconsin.
Many issues being raised are similar to what Democratic nominee Tony Evers focused on during the primary.
A group of state Democratic voters should file an amended version of their lawsuit alleging partisan gerrymandering by Republicans by mid-September, according to a filing Wednesday in U.S. District Court.
The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association is inviting Wisconsin’s gubernatorial and Senate candidates to a pair of televised debates in October.
Based on official results, turnout in Tuesday’s election was 22.2 percent. That is the highest since 22.5 percent in 2002.
The city's alcohol licensing body voted 5-4 on Wednesday in support of granting a new license to Koi Sushi after a previous liquor license was not renewed.
Evers says he wants to hold the governor accountable; Walker says "Wisconsin is working" and Evers would be a step backward.
In "Two Minutes with Mitch" local radio personality Mitch Henck gives his two cents after Tony Evers won the Democratic primary in the race for governor.
Vukmir used a tried-and-true template to win statewide GOP primaries.
The winner of the primary secured the District 77 seat since no Republican or independent challenger is running for the office.
With all but three precincts reporting Tuesday night, Madison had a turnout of 30.3 percent and Dane County at 29 percent of their voting-age eligible populations.
Wisconsin voters on Tuesday will decide which Democrat opposes Republican Gov. Scott Walker in November, and which Republican faces Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin. There are also a variety of state races on the ballot. Here's a Wisconsin State Journal primer about Tuesday's races.
In "Two Minutes with Mitch" local radio personality Mitch Henck gives his two cents on Republican U.S. Senate candidates Leah Vukmir and Kevin Nicholson and their allegiance to President Donald Trump.
Voters will choose a Democrat to take on Gov. Scott Walker.
Three city committees have rejected $17 wheel registration fee proposed by Mayor Soglin
Gov. Scott Walker and Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson both came out Monday against boycotting Milwaukee-based Harley-Davidson, the day after President Donald Trump said it would be “great” if there was a boycott.