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'It's going to get real hard': Dual threat looms for homeless facing winter, virus surge

The challenge is plain to see in Madison, where about three dozen tents have been pitched in a park just 10 blocks from the Capitol.

Applications, admits, deferrals: The COVID-19 calculations behind UW-Madison's freshman class

UW-Madison admitted a larger percentage of students to join this year's class than in any year since the Great Recession

Mason proposes wage hike for part-time city workers

RACINE — As inflation in the costs of living often outpaces wage increases statewide and nationwide, Mayor Cory Mason is hoping the city will “set an example” with how it pays part-time workers.


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Journal Times editorial: 'Love is ultimately the only answer’

On Jan. 6, the world looked on in horror as people broke into our nation’s Capitol without any regard for lives or property. It was hard to watch. There was so much anger and hate. When 2020 ended with a coronavirus vaccine in hand, there was hope for a better 2021. It was a new beginning. T…

Journal Times editorial: Keep Wisconsin winner-take-all in the Electoral College

Every now and then when we read about a piece of proposed legislation our immediate reaction is: “Oh, no — oh, hell no!”

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