Author: Matthew Simon

Homeless search for new homes after new trespass law starts

While Madison Police have spent the last month letting the homeless population know they'd no longer be able to live in front of the City-County building starting today, Central District Captain Carl Gloede says he knows many individuals may not chose not to go to the legal places police direct them.

Neighbors concerned about delay of Midtown police station

Many neighbors who live near the Madison Police Department's proposed new Mineral Point Road precinct are echoing Chief Mike Koval's concern about Madison Mayor Paul Soglin's proposal to delay the location's construction until 2021.

Lodi mourns death of firefighter Chris Lord

The 26-member Lodi Fire Department is remembering 25-year-old Chris Lord, the first active-duty firefighter killed in decades, just as much for his sense of duty as his sense of humor.

Mayor says Madison is not a sanctuary city

Madison Mayor Paul Soglin said a 2010 resolution directing city police not to inform Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents about illegal immigrants unless they're charged with violent crime is why Madison is not a sanctuary city.