A Cottage Grove woman has spent her life working with children and that continues in retirement.
A couple in Monroe is changing the conversation about suicide.
In Madison, there’s a volunteer known as a miracle worker.
We are lucky at WKOW that every day we are greeted by a service dog in training. We have a member of our WKOW family to thank for that, Jesi Hartman.
Local Jefferson Award winner Wayne Bisek was honored by the nation’s leading nonprofit focused on fueling personal growth and leadership through public service.
A national movement to help people battling mental illness started in Madison.
Steve Jacobson was born and raised in Wisconsin and it’s that giving spirit he gained here that he’s now spreading around the country.
Wayne Bisek, the Oregon man who runs the organization Buckets for Hunger, will represent southern Wisconsin at the National Jefferson Awards ceremony.
Fire Chief Mark Geisler has served his community for decades at the volunteer Mazomanie Fire Department.
Angela and Tony Steinhauer lost their son to a congenital heart defect. Now, they honor his memory through a fund to help other families.
Steve Fitzsimmons has been connecting with Madison police for years. It all started four years ago, as he took over the neighborhood watch in Midvale Heights.
Sherlyn Kleinow is being recognized with a Jefferson Award for her efforts in providing food, clothing and toys to people in need through the Grant County Holiday Project.