American students write to refugees around the world

The flower was intricately drawn, with each pattern nesting delicately inside another. Pink and white petals sprouted from a blue stem. It stretched across the back of the lined paper next to a smaller, similar flower.

Living wage bill up for debate

Bill would cut off any funding coming from the state treasury

Care workers who are contracted by Dane County are not happy the state legislature may pass a bill outlawing living wage ordinances in places like Madison.

Hacker compromises health care records

43,000 patient records may be at risk

A southeastern Wisconsin health care provider says about 43,000 patient records may be at risk because of a computer hacker.

Health Officials See Increase In Whooping Cough Cases

State and local health officials have reported an increase in the number of whooping cough cases in Milwaukee with 12 confirmed cases reported in November -- double the normal rate.According to officials with Public Health -- Madison and Dane County,…