Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism

Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism reporter Nora Hertel and Wisconsin Public Radio reporter Gilman Halsted were the first journalists since 2007 to tour Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center, the Mauston facility that houses sex offenders who Read more



Coburn Dukehart/WCIJ

The Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism is an all-consuming endeavor for veteran journalists Andy and Dee Hall. The two have grown the nonprofit startup into an organization with a national audience of millions. Read more

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David Michael Miller

The Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council celebrating 40 years of defending and promoting open government laws with a reception in the Assembly Parlor on Oct. 30. There will be speakers and cake, and the council will debut its new logo. Read more



Coburn Dukehart

Farmers and experts say reliance on immigrant workers, many of them in the U.S. illegally, will continue unless dairies — and Congress — make significant changes. Read more

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In his final column for the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism, Bill Lueders reflects on what he’s learned covering money and politics. He is leaving the WCIJ to return to his roots in Madison media. Read more