Granite Peak owner proposing $50M expansion

Plan adds lodging and ski runs

The owner of Granite Peak in Rib Mountain State Park is proposing a $50 million expansion that would add lodging and more than a dozen new ski runs to the grounds.

Man robbed after riding bike through east side park

Police: Two men knocked victim off bike, stole wallet

Madison police are looking for two men who allegedly knocked a 52-year-old man off his bike after he had interaction with the men in Demetral Park late Thursday.

Proposal would turn part of John Nolen Drive into tunnel

Esplanade would add green space, connect Capitol Square to near east side

Lake Monona's shoreline could get a makeover with the addition of a lakefront park, called an esplanade, which would link the downtown to the near east side.

Residents fight to save tree downed by storms

Parks Department asking for input from neighborhood

A single fallen oak tree in the middle of Orton Park is all that's left as a reminder of the damage caused in the park by last week's severe storms.

Decision nears on future of Nine Spring Golf Course

The Nine Spring Golf Course has been a part of the City of Fitchburg for more than 30 years. The city has grown up around the 9-hole course, but on May 13 city council will decide on whether it will continue as a golf course or become a park.

County looks for public input on new park

Silverwood County Park to open near Edgerton in town of Albion

Dane County Parks officials are looking for input and partnership from the public on one of Dane County's newest parks, according to a release.

New state park sticker contest open

Design contest set up by the state DNR

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is seeking entries for its 2015 state park sticker design contest.

Man dies after crash in park after hours, officials say

Police: 21-year-old was taken to UW Hospital and later died

A Pleasant Prairie man has died after crashing his vehicle into a tree after Department of Natural Resources Park Rangers talked with him about being in Devil's Lake State Park after hours, according to a release.

DNR wants to move park campground

Park would move to Castle Rock Flowage

The state Department of Natural Resources wants to relocate a state park campground in west-central Wisconsin.