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'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.

With potential gap in funding for juvenile detention centers, counties in 'holding pattern'

The estimated $50 million funding gap has lawmakers suggesting they'll need to put some projects on the back burner.


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Wisconsin's connection to Alexander Hamilton is that of his pioneering son, William

William Hamilton came to Lafayette County in 1828 to mine lead and founded what is now Wiota.

Madison Area Technical College expands South Side presence with new campus

An experiment begins next week in one of Madison's poorest and most diverse neighborhoods as doors open in Madison Area Technical College's Goodman South campus. 

Madison School Board member Ali Muldrow apologizes for concentration camp remarks

"I take full responsibility for the impact of my statement," she said.

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