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Local non-profit determined to find pandemic-born programs a permanent place in Madison

'Soups On!' is one of the initiatives Dane Buy Local hopes will help businesses survive a post-COVID economy

MADISON, Wis.-- If every family spent an extra $10/month at a local business in their community, the American Economic Review reports an additional $9.3 billion would be poured back into local economies nationwide. This is especially important now because the…

National, city, school leaders to focus on out-of-school-time programs

MMSD to partner with U.S. Dept. of Education to improve community, family involvement

Local education groups and leaders will be holding meetings to discuss the most effective ways that Madison can help families work with providers, schools and the local government for the well-being of children, according to a release.

Lack of farm bill frustrates dairy farmers

Without action from Congress, U.S. will revert to 1949 programs

Wisconsin dairy farmers say they are frustrated by Congress' failure to pass a farm bill and concerned about what happens now.