They're seeking a 2% inflationary raise that would still be less than what nonunion employees received.
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Now state toxicologists are buried in contaminants that need evaluation for standards that would protect drinking water.
A jury decided the city of Madison will pay a former landowner $153,000 for property the city acquired to build McPike Park on Madison's Isthmus.
Graduate students at the La Follette School of Public Affairs analyzed how factors such as administrative costs and consumers purchases would be affected by the legalization of medical marijuana.
The state's highest court in a split decision opted to take up the appeal of the case voluntarily, without a motion from any of the parties involved, a relatively rare move.
Follow the latest news coverage of Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn's decision to build a massive plant in Wisconsin.
Assembly Speaker Robin Vos on Thursday slammed the governor as "naive" and said it is highly unlikely the board of the WEDC would approve a change to the contract.
Meyer Painting and Drywall had removed a load-bearing wall April 8 while working in the basement of Summit Hill Apartments, 1202 McKenna Blvd.
Rep. Melissa Sargent, D-Madison, said she has the momentum to move her marijuana legislation forward despite an almost certain road block in the Republican-controlled Legislature.
“The present contract deals with a situation that no longer exists," Evers said.
Vos said he's open to boosting revenue for the state's transportation network, including through a gas-tax increase such as Gov. Tony Evers proposed.
Meanwhile a new UW-Madison study found Medicaid expansion could save up to $100 million a year in Wisconsin.
Though the rate of growth continued to slow, Dane County accounted for a quarter of Wisconsin’s population growth in 2018.
The conclusions of a new report show ongoing problems at the prison just days after the U.S. Attorney's Office closed its investigation into the facility without filing charges.
But the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority, which awards federal tax credits, denied support for two other low-income housing projects in the city.
Trempealeau County, with rich silica sand resources, has seen eight such annexations over the past decade as mine owners sought to evade county regulations, which don’t apply within city limits.
Terry Gou also ranks among Taiwan's richest people with a fortune estimated by Forbes at $7.8 billion.
Insurance companies argue it's a reasonable way to keep costs in check before riskier and pricier drugs are prescribed. But opponents say it creates a "fail-first" process.
Satya Rhodes-Conway took the oath of office Tuesday to become the Madison's first openly gay and second female mayor in a bittersweet day of transition that also welcomed nine new City Council members.
Preston Cole says he hopes technology and state policies can make a difference.
In a meeting that ended after less than 60 minutes, the council approved proposals to study parking in the city and extend the contract of the Judge Doyle Square project manager.
The bill represents a major legislative effort to stem problems with the processing of sexual assault kits dating back to at least 2014.
While the officials reached a compromise on Buckeye Road reconstruction, they haven't resolved disagreements on a Cottage Grove road project.
The April 27 rally, the first in Wisconsin since October, comes as Wisconsin continues to receive attention from presidential contenders as the 2020 campaign gets underway.