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Dane County groups receive food equity grants totaling $20,000

MADISON, Wis. -- Local groups working to improve equity and access to food received a funding boost Monday. Dane County handed out grants to 10 organizations totaling $20,000, County Executive Joe Parisi announced. The funding is part of the county's…

Dane County opens dog park at Anderson County Farm Park

MADISON, Wis. - A new dog park in Oregon is complete, Dane County officials announced Monday. The 35-acre park, located at Anderson Farm County Park, features hiking trails, a separate small dog area, and an edible orchard. There is also…

7 places to stargaze around Madison

Light pollution is a hindrance to stargazing in Madison, but here are a few spots in the area where you can set up camp for a night of observing.

Light pollution is a hindrance to stargazing in Madison, but here are a few spots in the area where you can set up camp for a night of observing.

Parisi's budget proposes efficiencies for county's criminal justice system

County executive's 2013 operating budget for Sheriff's Office is $68.15 million

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi announced Tuesday that his 2013 budget includes several proposals that will increase the efficiency of Dane County's criminal justice system and bolster ongoing efforts to transition out of the Huber work release Ferris Center.

Parisi's budget proposes efficiencies for county's criminal justice system

County executive's 2013 operating budget for Sheriff's Office is $68.15 million

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi announced Tuesday that his 2013 budget includes several proposals that will increase the efficiency of Dane County's criminal justice system and bolster ongoing efforts to transition out of the Huber work release Ferris Center.

Dane County Prepares For Winter Plowing

Dane County officials are getting prepared for the inevitable arrival of the area's first winter storm.Dane County Executive Joe Parisi said he found a way to add seven plow drivers for this winter, despite major cuts in state funding."We're going…