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Special report | Fading away: Wisconsin's dementia crisis

An expected doubling of residents with dementia, coupled with a caregiver shortage hitting rural areas especially hard, presents a growing challenge. In a search for a cure to Alzheimer's disease, UW-Madison researchers also study causes. State Journal reporter David Wahlberg details the pro…

'Toxic' lab lasted for years. UW-Madison had little idea until a student died by suicide

John Brady faced a stressful work environment under an engineering professor before taking his own life.

One year after historic rains, flooding from below still a problem

Almost one out of every 10 acres of cropland went unplanted this year, according to U.S. Department of Agriculture statistics, and county emergency management officials say they’ve had reports of waterlogged basements.

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Fave 5: Editorial cartoonist Phil Hands picks his favorite cartoons of 2019

We are sharing Wisconsin State Journal staffers' favorite work from 2019. Editorial cartoonist Phil Hands picks those on his short list.

Journal Times editorial: Flushing out the details on low-flow toilets

OK. Let’s get to the bottom of this crappy situation.

Journal Times editorial: Flushing out the details on low-flow toilets

OK. Let’s get to the bottom of this crappy situation.

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