Seeking to confront climate change “head-on” locally, Dane County announced last week a collaboration between officials throughout the county to work on ways to do that, including with Fitchburg Mayor Richardson.

A plan to put athletic fields and an outdoor learning complex near the corner of Lacy Road and Seminole Highway has been received well by alders, but logistical concerns could make the timeline difficult to accomplish.

Police pursued a man for 20 minutes after he allegedly fled from a traffic stop in the Town of Dunn Thursday night.

Another major thoroughfare in the City of Fitchburg will be under construction beginning next week.


Despite a reduced density from previous proposals, a plan for developing the corner of Lacy Road and Seminole Highway is getting skepticism from city leaders.

Fitchburg police are asking for help identifying a burglar who attempted at least three burglaries on Tuesday, Aug. 20.

City of Fitchburg police arrested a 49 year old Madison man suspected of armed robbery at McDonald’s on Sunday morning.

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