Noskowiak leaves Iowa State

Former Sun Prairie basketball standout Nick Noskowiak announced Saturday that he is leaving Iowa State. In a statement released through the university, Noskiwiak said "I have decided to step away from Iowa State men's basketball program. I wish Coach Prohm, my former coaches and teammates the best of luck in the future, and I appreciate the opportunity they gave me to be a part of their team." 

Grant will help Beloit diversify teaching staff

$5K grant will help increase size of similar program already in place in Janesville

A grant from the National Education Association will help Beloit public schools diversify its teaching staff, according to a release.

City's organics pilot program will continue

Funding for screen is first step in making program citywide, officials say

A pilot program geared toward recycling organic material in Madison will move forward after city officials approved funding for a new piece of equipment.

Area communities receive funding for after-school programs

CLC grants fund programs aimed at improving academics, social skills

Students in some south-central Wisconsin communities will get to participate in programming outside of the school day thanks to funding from a federal grant, according to a release from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.

YMCA moves swim team, loses teammates

The YMCA of Dane County informed members of a swim team their program was being moved across town in late November, and parents voiced frustration about the changes.