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News in Dane County, Wisconsin
Know Your Madisonian: Tamara Grigsby
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 02:45:00 -0700
Former state Rep. Tamara Grigsby will work to address Dane County's wide racial disparities in her new job as community relations director in the office of Dane County Executive Joe Parisi.
Leaders: Public money not used for Brown siblings' scholarships
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:24:03 -0700
The leaders of a University of Wisconsin-Madison college research organization and Dane County's Boys and Girls Club said no public money was used when they helped Michael Brown's three siblings secure college scholarships.
UW primate research plans prompt renewed County Board opposition
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 05:45:00 -0700
UW-Madison researchers plan maternal deprivation studies using monkeys.
74 cited for not wearing seat belt Friday, sheriff says
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:56:44 -0700
Dane County sheriff’s deputies cited more than 100 drivers during a four-hour seat belt enforcement effort Friday, according to a release. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has been working with law enforcement to increase seat belt usage in an effort to reduce the number of serious injuries and fatalities that happen in motor vehicle crashes, officials said. The Dane County Sheriff’s ...
District attorneys, lawmaker wage quiet campaigns for Democratic attorney general nomination
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 22:10:03 -0700
MADISON, Wis. — A big-city district attorney, a small-town prosecutor and a 15-year politician are jostling for the Democratic nomination for Wisconsin attorney general, but hardly anyone has noticed.
Spencer Black: Speak up now to protect Waubesa wetlands
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:07:42 -0700
Dane County's valuable Waubesa wetlands could be threatened if Fitchburg's Urban Service Area is extended.
Regulators release draft environmental review of Badger Coulee
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:44:27 -0700
State regulators have released the first draft of an environmental impact study of a proposed high-voltage transmission line between La Crosse and Dane counties.
Marriage equality campaign launches as same-sex marriage case heads to federal appeals court
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 21:52:29 -0700
The online campaign, an effort from three state pro-gay marriage organizations, is designed to educate and change public opinion.
Dane County seat belt enforcement adds up to 74 tickets
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0700
Dane County deputies on special four-hour duty enforcing the state's seat belt law had plenty of tickets to write up Friday.
Winnebago County supervisor: BadgerCare referendums are 'scare tactics' for the poor
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:22:04 -0700
One Winnebago County supervisor's opposition to a BadgerCare referendum was based on the idea that the referendum is "meant to get poor people out to vote."