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City employees take a knee in response to police chief's blog post Video included

Hours after Madison Police Chief Mike Koval blogged Wednesday about canceling his "all-access subscription to viewing NFL games" due to players taking a knee during the national anthem, a group of city employees decided to take a knee of their own.

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Bill would make it a felony to participate in a riot Video included

Some Republican state lawmakers want to make it a felony to participate in a riot, or carry out several other activities during one. But Democrats believe the package of legislation aimed at riots is far too vague, and could impact people simply expressing their first amendment rights.

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Authorities raid LaFayette County marijuana grow operation

 A marijuana grow operation was shut down Wednesday following a raid by multiple law enforcement agencies that ended with the arrest of two people. 

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Rep. Kind: "I wish Congress would recognize what is working in the health care system, fix what isn't" Video included

Nineteen state attorneys general are asking a federal judge in California to force the Trump administration to make health care subsidy payments that the president abruptly cut off last week.

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UW-Madison Dow Chemical Riot: 50 Years Later Video included

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Most UW-Madison students walking by the non-descript Ingraham Hall, at the corner of Observatory Drive and Charter Street, are probably unaware of the bloody riot that broke out there 50 years ago.

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Carbon brings new, affordable housing to Madison's eastside Video included

The Carbon Apartments look like many of the upscale residential developments that are becoming a common sight on Madison's eastside, but its tenants are quite different.

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Gov. Walker announces plans for re-election campaign

Gov. Scott Walker says he plans to formally announce his re-election bid the week of Nov. 6, 2017. 

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50th anniversary: Remembering the Dow riots at UW-Madison Video included

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October 2017 will mark 50 years since the Dow demonstrations took place on campus, transforming the lives of many students, staff, and community members. 

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Rep. Ron Kind announces "Mississippi River Plan" Video included

Congressman Ron Kind announced his plan to help preserve and invest in the Mississippi River on Tuesday.

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