Incumbents are running unopposed in five of six races for Whitewater City Council and school board seats, and the race for the sixth seat features a former school board member.
Racine native Roger Polack threw his hat into the 1st Congressional District ring Wednesday.
Incumbents Ryan Holbrook and Lynda Clark are seeking to keep two of the three Milton City Council seats up for election in April, and the city has extended the filing deadline for other candidates until Friday.
Two newcomers will challenge three incumbents for three seats on the Janesville City Council in April, based on nomination papers filed by Tuesday's deadline.
As a Wisconsin appeals court considers whether more than 234,000 should be removed from the state's voter rolls—including 5,726 in Rock County—the Janesville League of Women Voters is encouraging voters to be prepared.
Democrat Angela Cunningham is running for Congress in Wisconsin's 1st Congressional District.
Janesville's most prominent politician has joined a Republican effort to bolster the party's election chances.
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson's staff will hold office hours in Beloit.
Rep. Bryan Steil, R-1st District, announced hours his staff will meet with constituents around the district next week.
Steil will take constituents' questions in a phone conference Wednesday evening.
Republican Congressman Bryan Steil and his Democratic counterpart, U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small, toured local businesses Monday.
Janesville might not see a deluge of delegates who will put their feet up in a local hotel during the 2020 Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee in July. But those crowds could create a ripple effect, bringing other visitors to the city.
Two Democratic state lawmakers have introduced bipartisan legislation to help combat student loan debt for beginning farmers.
Former congressman Paul Ryan is moving his family to a suburb of Washington, D.C., Politico reported Tuesday.
Freshman Republican U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil will have a Democratic challenger for his 1st District seat next year.
Rep. Deb Kolste, D-Janesville, has introduced legislation intended to prevent consumers from receiving surprise medical bills.
Rock County Board members narrowly voted Thursday to table a resolution that would place a non-binding advisory referendum on the spring 2020 ballot asking voters if they think Wisconsin should expand Medicaid.
Rock County Board members will vote Thursday on whether to place an advisory referendum on the 2020 spring ballot asking voters if they think Wisconsin should expand Medicaid as allowed under the federal Affordable Care Act.
Area legislators are split along party lines in their support for the 2019-21 state budget approved by the Republican-controlled Legislature last week.
Rep. Bryan Steil announced a "telephone town hall" for Wednesday.
The 1st Congressional District's new representative on Tuesday discussed the first bill he has authored.
First Congressional District Rep. Bryan Steil will hold a listening session at Milton City Hall on Friday.
As talks about merging fire and emergency medical services departments amplify, legislators this week will unveil a bill that would give volunteer firefighters and EMS workers tax credits.
State Rep. Tyler August says he believes Gov. Tony Evers' proposed $1.4 billion hike in education funding is unrealistic. But after touring two Delavan-area schools Monday, he said he expects some kind of funding increase to pass the Legislature.
Beloit Turner High School on Monday got a $25,000 grant to expand its fabrication laboratory and a visit from Gov. Tony Evers, who praised the school district's project during the state's "Fab Lab Day."
The new 1st District representative will hold a "telephone town hall" at 5 p.m. Tuesday.
The former speaker of the House spoke to about 700 people at Forward Janesville's annual dinner Tuesday night
Here are the unofficial vote totals for other races in Tuesday's election.