WaPo: NOAA to investigate if response to Trump violated ethics

An official with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is going to investigate if the agency violated its own ethics when it backed President Donald Trump's tweets about Hurricane Dorian over its experts, according to a report by the Washington Post.

Madison Red Cross, insurance adjusters respond to Illinois tornadoes

After an EF-4 tornado devastated Fairdale and Rochelle, Illinois, killing at least two people, four Madison-area Red Cross volunteers and at least four Madison-based insurance adjusters like American Family Insurance Agent Jeff Jagla are helping with the massive response effort.

Madison explores 'border dropping' to speed up emergency response

Mayor Soglin requests study into sharing public safety responders based on proximity, not jurisdiction

The City of Madison is taking the first steps to work with its neighbors to ensure the closest fire engine would be sent to an incident regardless of which municipality it happens to be in.

Madison fire officials lay out Ebola response plan

MFD partners with CDC, emergency management, local hospitals, 911 Center

Officials with the Madison Fire Department said Thursday they are working to ensure they have a safe and effective Ebola virus response plan in place.

Board suspends 911 call-answering protocols

Statistics: Questions dispatchers ask have dramatically increased length of call times

The Dane County 911 Center Board is temporarily suspending the list of questions required for every emergency caller that needs a police response.