The Badger Herald respects and protects the privacy and information of readers, users, advertisers, contributors and all visitors to badgerherald.com. The Herald will not collect personal information from users unless it is knowingly and willingly provided, and this information will not be shared with or sold to advertisers or any third party.
Upon your first visit to badgerherald.com, a “cookie” will be sent to your computer. This small piece of harmless data is used to identify your computer so certain preferences and settings can be recalled upon subsequent visits. In the future, this cookie may be used to collect information about our visitors’ behavior, including how many stories they read, what kind of stories, etc. Cookies are not currently used to collect this type of data.
The Badger Herald collects personal information (such as name, e-mail address, etc.) only when specifically submitted by a user. Examples of when this information may be collected include:
- Registering to leave feedback on stories.
- Placing a classified advertisement.
- Making an online donation to the Herald.
Changes to this policy