MMSD superintendent says Joint Finance motion puts up barriers

Madison Metropolitan School District Superintendent Jennifer Cheatham said a motion from the Joint Finance Committee that would authorize the UW System to create independent charter schools is an "alarming sign" of the Legislature prioritizing private schools and politics over public education.

Woman accused of billing Medicaid for $28K in services not performed

Lake Geneva woman bills Medicaid program for 873 hours of private nursing services

A Lake Geneva woman has been charged with three counts of medical assistance fraud for allegedly submitting timesheets to the Medicaid program for time nursing services she didn't perform, according to a release.

DNR seeking comments on 'fish sticks' permit

State DNR seeking comments on 'fish sticks' general permit

State fisheries officials are looking for feedback on a new permit for creating fish habitat along private shorelines.

Walker says voucher deal 'pretty close'

Parameters expand vouchers, limit enrollment

Gov. Scott Walker tellsThe Associated Press a proposed deal that would expand private school vouchers statewide is "pretty close to completed."