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Following three concurrent gun shop burglaries, state representative renews calls for mandating stricter security

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 21:27:26 +0000

Following the three-day span in late January when suspects burglarized Armageddon Supplies, Max Creek Outdoors and CTR Firearms in southern Wisconsin, Rep. Lisa Subeck, ...

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Dane County Executive calls for lawmakers to take action on gun control in light of Parkland shooting

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:24:13 +0000

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi held a press conference Friday following the Valentines Day Parkland shooting and called for Gov. Scott Walker and House Speaker ...

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Madison community leaders say business models need to be more sustainable

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:00:59 +0000

The Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies and the Grainger Center for Supply Chain Management hosted a lecture Thursday on sustainability-focused business and conservation. Spectrum ...

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Millennials hold key in reversing negative impact of climate change on global health, guest professor says

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:00:06 +0000

The University of Wisconsin hosted a seminar Thursday about the effects of climate change on global health. University of Washington professor of environmental and ...

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Speaker Paul Ryan calls for nationwide unity in light of Parkland shooting

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 12:30:31 +0000

Following a Valentines Day school shooting in Parkland, Florida, House Speaker Paul Ryan held a press conference Thursday in which he skirted the question ...

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Students explore differences in personal dating experiences from around the globe

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:38:18 +0000

Wisconsin Union Directorate Global Connections hosted a discussion between University of Wisconsin students on global dating norms Wednesday evening. UW student Melanie Sims said ...

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Democratic coverage of tax reform ignores long-term benefit for individuals, professor says

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:00:11 +0000

Young Americans for Freedom hosted University of Wisconsin economics professor Noah Williams Tuesday evening to discuss the recent tax reform. The Center for Research ...

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In a case of telephone fraud, Madison woman purchases $2,000 in gift cards

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 14:30:51 +0000

A 20 year-old Madison woman was scammed out of $2,000 Monday on N. Brooks St. According to a Madison Police Department incident report,  after ...

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Soglin denounces Trump’s infrastructure plan, considers Gov. Walker’s approval ‘betrayal’

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 04:10:10 +0000

Mayor Paul Soglin held a press conference Tuesday afternoon in reaction to President Donald Trump’s recently released infrastructure plan, which places a heavier burden ...

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‘I can’t eat’: Students gather in Gordon to protest mandatory dining plan

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 03:12:26 +0000

University of Wisconsin students gathered at the entrance of Gordon Dining and Event Center to protest the new resident meal plan Tuesday evening. The ...

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