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Man arrested for shooting WKOW photojournalist with pellet gun

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:08:20 +0000

A photojournalist from WKOW caught himself in the crossfire Sunday after being shot by a pellet gun. The employee of the ABC affiliate, 40-year-old Matthew Anderson, ...

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Pocan introduces bipartisan bill in effort to alleviate student loan debt

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 02:06:03 +0000

In an effort to increase college affordability, U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan introduced Tuesday the first bipartisan bill in the Trump Administration which would allows ...

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Dispute over panhandling spot lands one man in hospital, other in jail

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:19:24 +0000

After a dispute over a panhandling spot on the 500 block of State Street, Madison Police Department arrested a 43-year-old man Sunday on tentative charges ...

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Battery at Majestic leaves woman with stitches

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 20:54:08 +0000

A Janesville woman was the victim of battery at the Majestic Theatre Thursday night. According to the Madison Police Department incident report, the 38-year-old woman ...

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ASM unanimously endorses implementation of Hmong-American studies program

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:00:40 +0000

To promote inclusivity for the Hmong communities at the University of Wisconsin, Associated Students of Madison unanimously moved to endorse a proposal to implement a Hmong-American Studies Program ...

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UW hosts international conference on refugees, immigrants in schools

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 03:36:31 +0000

As national debates on immigration grow more prominent, the University of Wisconsin is hosting a conference to discuss how to help the children of ...

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Moving toward a cleaner future: Dane County addresses future plans for environmental sustainability

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:00:48 +0000

Leaders in environmental sustainability in the Dane County area gathered Tuesday at Central Public Library to hold a forum about the current environmental situation ...

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State Street hotel set to make 100 block its home in 2018

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:00:25 +0000

As the 100 block of State Street is in the beginning stages of receiving a new addition, stakeholders in a new project met with ...

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Mayor Soglin discusses problems with new health care bill, calls on Congress for action

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:00:20 +0000

Recent actions in Congress to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act have generated concerns throughout the nation, which Mayor Paul Soglin sought to ...

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Dismantling racism for all means addressing discomfort for some, community activist says

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:00:06 +0000

With the hopes of educating the community on why dismantling racism is central to democracy, the University of Wisconsin hosted community activist Jamala Rogers ...

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