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Time for Kids: How to meet your child's mental wellness needs

If someone were to ask you what your child's basic needs are, how would you respond? There's no doubt many parents would identify things such as food, shelter and sleep. But mental health can be just as important as physical health, meaning everyone has emotional needs, even though they are usually less obvious. 

Cold doesn't stop Wonder Bugs from exploring

Kids learn through outdoor activities at nature center

The thought of a Wisconsin winter can make someone want to cozy up indoors, but the people at Aldo Leopold Nature Center in Monona always have a way to get outdoors.

Sun Prairie students take anti-bullying pledge

Prairie View Middle School joins WISC-TV's The Buddy Project

Students at Prairie View Middle School, in Sun Prairie, are among the more than 80,000 who have joined the anti-bullying initiative.

Dane County in top 25 for healthy kids

4 Wis. counties make national list

U.S. News and World Report recently ranked Dane County 21st on its list of the healthiest counties for kids across the country. 

Examining The Controversy Of Chocolate Milk

Schools across the country are getting tough on a chocolate beverage. Pressure from parents has ledsome schools to pull chocolate milk from its food service programs, but some experts contend that's the wrong move. VIDEO: Watch The Report

Study: Children Eat Healthier During Family Meals

A study published this month in the journal Pediatrics reveals that children who joined family members regularly for meals were 24 percent more likely to eat healthy foods than children who rarely ate with families. VIDEO: Watch The Report