pay

1 percent pay raise for state workers

Gov. Walker proposal includes UW workers

Gov. Scott Walker's administration is recommending a 1 percent pay raise for state and University of Wisconsin workers in each of the next two years.

UW System regents support pay-raise proposal

Hike would be part of increase for all state employees

The regents of the University of Wisconsin System have approved a proposal that could eventually lead to pay raises for all UW System employees.

UW System regents to vote on pay-raise proposal

Request asks UW workers get pay raises given to state workers

The regents of the University of Wisconsin System are expected to vote on a proposal that could eventually lead to pay raises for all UW System employees.

Some Madison workers get thousands in overtime pay

36 workers earned more than $15,000 in overtime

While the top earners in Madison city government include high-level managers and attorneys, records show some bus drivers, mechanics and police officers earned thousands in overtime pay.

Wisconsin Rapids Dentist Sentenced For Drug Prescriptions

A federal judge has sentenced a Wisconsin Rapids dentist to prison for improperly writing prescriptions to obtain oxycodone.According to prosecutors, Edward McGrath wrote about 207 prescriptions from April 2009 through April 2010 to get the drug.He wrote prescriptions for someone…

Madison Man Sentenced For Defrauding Veterans Affairs Department

A 44-year-old Madison man was sentenced to six months in prison, followed by a three-year term of supervised release, for defrauding the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.Sergio Guaderrama pleaded guilty to the charge on Sept. 2, according to a Western…