Milwaukee County officials continue to make strides to drastically reduce the number of residents incarcerated in youth prisons.
Grants from Advocate Aurora Health will help UMOS and the Asha Project address domestic violence and sexual assault.
A bipartisan group of legislators is launching a new effort to reform Wisconsin’s tougher-than-average expungement laws.
Station 17 on the city’s far South Side is the seventh fire station to close in Milwaukee since 2018. Acting Chief Aaron Lipski says while resources have declined, demands for his department’s services have not.
NNS reporter Edgar Mendez joins Joy Powers of WUWM’s “Lake Effect” to discuss another record-breaking year in Milwaukee County for drug deaths.
Milwaukee County has experienced 95 crash-related deaths so far this year, compared to 74 in all of 2019. Speed was a factor in the majority of those crashes.
Some Wisconsinites downplay the severity of COVID-19, spurning masks and vaccinations and inhibiting efforts to contain the pandemic.
David Couper, Madison’s police chief from 1972 to 1993, says law enforcement should ditch the riot gear and tear gas to keep the peace.
New testing centers are opening this week, as the National Guard prepares to end its deployment at the city’s two largest sites.
Housing and health are intertwined, experts have long preached. Now the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is pausing evictions to slow the spread of COVID-19.