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by Megan Duncan | 10/17/2017 - 5:31pm

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Whistleblowers are supposed to be protected from losing their jobs in Wisconsin. But, it’s not working that way.

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by Megan Duncan | 10/10/2017 - 11:04am

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Undocumented immigrants are the vital to keeping Wisconsin dairies running 365 days a year.

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by Megan Duncan | 10/03/2017 - 9:17am

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An allocation of $76 million in the budget means a long-debated jail project will proceed along West Dotty Street.

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by Megan Duncan | 09/12/2017 - 10:00am

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President Donald Trump’s decision to end protections for immigrants who came as children will have a local impact. Laura Patricia Minero, a Ph.D. candidate at UW-Madison is enrolled in the DACA program and fears what’s next.

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by Lauren Thill | 08/14/2017 - 1:24pm

 

Even in the middle of the summer, the Simpson Street Free Press South Towne newsroom is busy with students learning and writing. The newsroom is filled with resources for students—from a library full of sources , to the volunteers who help students revise their articles.  

The newsroom exemplifies SSFP’s mission to actively help students learn in out-of-school time in a high-impact, effective fashion. 

by Gretchen Christensen | 08/04/2017 - 11:00am

If you only read one local news story this week, it should be this one about a Madison bakery that will be affected by Kwik Trip’s buy-outs of PDQs.

Education

by Gretchen Christensen | 07/25/2017 - 10:07am

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by Gretchen Christensen | 07/10/2017 - 4:44pm

If you only read one local news story this week, it should be this piece about crime trends in Madison.


Local Government

by Na Chen | 08/13/2014 - 9:35am

Katie Austin narrates the city's commute through many channels

by Mary Sussman | 10/30/2012 - 6:04am

The library hopes to e-publish local authors, seeks a new model for e-books to reduce costs  

by Emily Genco | 07/24/2012 - 6:31pm

The project hopes to collect personal stories of political activism that would otherwise go undocumented