Utility workers lead police to $850K pot operation

Utility workers contacted police after finding illegal wiring; led to large drug bust

According to Madison police, the Dane County Narcotics Task Force dismantled a large marijuana grow operation on the West Side Thursday evening.

National task force focuses on sexual assault on college campuses

UW provides information on sexual assault, resources to students, parents

The phone at the Rape Crisis Center in Madison rings about 2,000 times a year from victims seeking help. Kelly Anderson, the center's director, knows there are many victims out there who never call.

Local educators appointed to achievement-gap task force

Group will ID best practices to address state's achievement gap

State Superintendent Tony Evers named 17 educators to a task force that will identify classroom-centered best practices to address the state's achievement gap, according to a release.