Madison considers special fees to cover ash borer costs

Group created to urges council to move forward with fee to fund the Forestry Division

The city of Madison will need an extra $2 million to cover the costs of fighting emerald ash borer in the city, and the city council is trying to figure out how to pay for it.

Beloit approves casino land sale

Ho-Chunk National wants to purchase 41.5 acres

The Beloit City Council voted Monday to approve a proposal to sell 41.5 acres of city property to the Ho-Chunk Nation for development of a casino.

Medical Company Considers Opening Business In Janesville

In Rock County, a specialized medical company is considering building its business on Janesville?s south side.Stevens Point and Chippewa Falls are also potential business sites for Shine Medical Technologies, but a Janesville councilman said the city's recent $1.5 million land…