Wisconsin state agencies are cutting $300 million, including $45 million at the University of Wisconsin System, under the most recent round of reductions Gov. Tony Evers ordered due to losses caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
A state Senate committee has given a favorable recommendation to legislation that would ensure contractors get the same tax breaks when they buy materials for UW hospital projects as they now receive for other sorts of nonprofit work.
University of Wisconsin System schools conducted about $5.4 million in questionable transactions with their private foundations between 2010 and 2017, according to a system report released Wednesday. The transactions weren't apparently illegal but they didn't always follow best practices, the report found.
By Adam Wise A city of Madison builder on Wednesday cleared its first hurdle toward construction of a major development. Krupp General Contractors LLC, Madison, received initial approval from the Urban Design Commission for its planned 14-acre, mixed-use development near ...