Stories tagged: "Dane County"


20 Black Men & Women Who Shaped Wisconsin History

From the first slaves fighting for freedom to the modern day leaders rallying for change, Black people have positively and permanently changed the Badger state. This Black History Month, we're sharing their stories.

Save This Number in Your Phone. You Don’t Know When You Might Need It.

During the pandemic, domestic violence rates skyrocketed in Wisconsin. But good news quickly followed the bad, and one county launched a free, local 24/7 text line for people living in abusive situations.

$50 in Just One Hour! The Salvation Army Needs Your Help Ringing Bells, Raising Money This Holiday Season

It's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas outside grocery stores across Wisconsin! Find out how much money you can raise in just ONE hour of bell-ringing.

15,000 Books in 30 days: How You Can Help Every Child Have a Gift to Open This Holiday Season

Dane County’s third-annual Community Book Drive will make the holidays happier for thousands of kids. But they can’t do it without you.

The Meaning Behind the Colorful Mittens For Sale in 30+ Dane County Businesses

These aren't any old hand warmers. They're ReMitts: mittens with meaning.

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota), left, and Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wiscosnsin) met with voting rights advocates Thursday in Madison to discuss ongoing efforts to protect the right to vote. (Photo by Christina Lieffring)
Sens. Baldwin, Klobuchar Meet With Voting Rights Advocates in Madison

Baldwin brings in the Minnesotan who oversees a Senate committee that’s working to pass bills protecting voting rights.

Masks on a table
The Delta Variant is Spreading Rapidly. Wisconsin Health Officials Are Recommending Masks Again.

Sen. Ron Johnson uses the opportunity to once again spread misinformation about COVID-19.