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 2018-06-19 23:47 

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Capital Petro Mart on Verona Road robbed by man with silver pistol...

MADISON, Wis. - The Capital Petro Mart on Verona Road was robbed Tuesday, according to a news release from the Madison Police Department.Officials say the robber had a silver pistol and left with an undisclosed amount of cash.The man was described as a he...

 2018-06-19 20:35 

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Wisconsin sailor killed at Pearl Harbor to be laid to rest...

PORT EDWARDS, Wis. - A Wisconsin sailor who died at Pearl Harbor will be laid to rest more than 75 years after his death.Navy Pharmacist's Mate 1st Class John Schoonover of Port Edwards, Wisconsin, was among 429 crewmen who died aboard the USS Oklahom...

 2018-06-19 20:22 

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Walker: Separating children at border is federal issue...

MADISON, Wis. - Gov. Scott Walker's office says President Donald Trump's administration's decision to separate children from parents who cross the nation's southern border illegally is a federal issue.Walker is taking heated criticism from...

 2018-06-19 20:18 

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Public Health seeks unleashed dog that bit passerby on sidewalk...

MADISON, Wis. - Officials are looking for information about a dog that attacked a person around 9 p.m. Monday, according to a news release from the Madison Department of Public Health.The dog appeared to be a breed similar to a pit bull and was white in c...

 2018-06-19 20:16 

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Sherman Middle School principal who was topic of former teacher's blog is leaving position...

MADISON, Wis. - The principal at Sherman Middle School announced Monday she would be leaving her position after concerns of parents and staff were expressed last week in a blog post written by a former teacher.The blog post claims a large number of both s...

 2018-06-19 20:13 

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Arizona man sentenced to prison for cyberattack in Wisconsin...

PHOENIX - An Arizona man has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for his conviction in a 2015 cyberattack that interrupted communications equipment for emergency workers in Madison, Wisconsin.Randall Charles Tucker of Apache Junction also was ordered at...

 2018-06-19 20:11 

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Officials ID teen shot, killed at east side gas station...

MADISON, Wis. - The teenager shot at gas station on Madison's east side last week has died, Dane County officials said.Madison police were called to the Kwik Trip at 4402 East Buckeye Road just off Stoughton Road at 11:45 p.m. Wednesday for a report o...

 2018-06-19 04:03 

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Rape Crisis Center teams up with local distillery for sexual assault prevention workshop...

MADISON, Wis. - What are the tools you need, the things you need to know to spot or stop sexual assault?The Rape Crisis Center teamed up with State Line Distillery in Madison to teach bartenders what to look out for when it comes to sexual assault warning...

 2018-06-19 04:03 

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Annual MAMA awards honors local musicians...
 2018-06-19 03:55 

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FOX team celebrates Father's Day...
 2018-06-19 03:51 

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Search for teen in Silver Lake set to continue Tuesday...

PORTAGE, Wis. - Crews are set to continue the search Tuesday for a 13-year-old boy who disappeared Sunday in Silver Lake.Search and rescue boats arrived back at the lake in Portage just before 8 a.m. Officials said they are also bringing a specialized K-9...

 2018-06-19 03:43 

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Retired Beloit Police Department K-9 Nick dies...

BELOIT, Wis. - The Beloit Police Department announced the death of one of its retired K-9 units Monday.Officials said K-9 Nick worked for the department from 2006 to 2013. After his retirement, he went to live with his former Sgt. Brian Daughtery.Nick wor...

 2018-06-19 00:51 

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PHOTOS: Strong thunderstorm in Janesville causes heavy damage, fallen trees...
 2018-06-19 00:08 

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MMSD kicks off summer food program...

MADISON, Wis. - The Madison Metropolitan School District kicked off its summer food program Monday, which is trying to make sure local kids get enough to eat after school is out.Community members celebrated the start of the program with a celebration at L...

 2018-06-19 00:06 

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Habitat for Humanity dedicates 274th home to father of 3...

FITCHBURG, Wis. - Habitat for Humanity Dane County dedicated a home Monday to a local, single father and his family.Ahmed Solinan is a father of three, and will be moving into the new home with his children and his mother. The family has put in more than ...

 2018-06-18 23:03 

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Dane County unveils new emergency response vehicle...

MADISON, Wis. - Dane County officials unveiled a new emergency response vehicle on Monday, that county agencies will use to collaborate during complicated cases.The truck is a mobile command post that law enforcement personnel will use for communication a...

 2018-06-18 22:58 

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Former federal agent pleads guilty to taking photos of woman in UW residence hall bathroom...

MADISON, Wis. - A former federal agent pleaded guilty last week to taking photos in a woman's restroom at a University of Wisconsin-Madison residence hall.Justin Fahy, of Monona, pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of capturing an intimate represen...

 2018-06-18 20:45 

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Justices: No definitive ruling on partisan districts...

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party.The justices ruled against Wisconsin Democ...

 2018-06-18 20:41 

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Car strikes Janesville food pantry causing structural damage...

ANESVILLE, Wis. - A woman suffered a medical episode while driving and struck a Rock County food pantry Monday afternoon, officials said.Janesville police Sgt. Chad Pearson said a woman was driving near the intersection of South High Street and West Court...

 2018-06-18 20:23 

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Wisconsin National Guard troops heading to Arizona to bolster border security...

MADISON, Wis. - About two dozen Wisconsin National Guard troops are heading to Arizona to bolster border security.The Wisconsin National Guard announced Monday that Arizona officials had requested the state's help.The Wisconsin troops are volunteers f...

 2018-06-18 04:00 

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Authorities suspend search for missing teen until Monday...

PORTAGE, Wis. - Columbia County and Sauk County dive rescue teams will return Monday to Silver Lake in Portage after a 13-year-old went missing Sunday, said Columbia County Dispatch.Authorities said due to the threat of severe weather Sunday night, dive t...

 2018-06-18 00:59 

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Janesville couple thanks Rock County dispatcher who saved man's life...

JANESVILLE, Wis. - November 8, 2017, started as just a normal day for Amanda Johnson, a Rock County dispatcher.But it was the worst day of Jenn Carhart's life."Two-thirty a.m., Brian's body had jolted, punched me in the face, and I woke up thi...

 2018-06-17 20:04 

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Wisconsin group aims to promote integrity in government...

LA CROSSE, Wis. - A nonpartisan organization that recently launched in La Crosse is looking to promote ethical leadership among elected officials.The La Crosse Tribune reports that the idea for the nonprofit organization, LeaderEthics-Wisconsin, developed...

 2018-06-17 20:02 

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Minnesota man gets 25 years in beating death of toddler...

STILLWATER, Minn. - A man who was on probation for assaulting a child in Wisconsin has been sentenced to 25 years in prison in Minnesota for the beating death of his fiancee's toddler.Jonathon David Wierstad learned his sentence after pleading guilty ...

 2018-06-17 20:00 

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Sauk County announces new dates for public safety training...

MADISON, Wis. - Sauk County Emergency Management announced several new dates for safety training related to active shooter situations.The agency offered training workshops this spring to teach people what to do during an active shooter situation, self-def...

 2018-06-17 19:58 

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Florida family raises money in Wisconsin for epilepsy research...

MADISON, Wis. - A Florida family spent their Saturday in Madison raising money for epilepsy research.Lemonade for Livy was started by Haily Scheinman of Clearwater, Florida, to raise money for her sister Livy, who has severe epileptic seizures. They have ...

 2018-06-17 19:55 

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Police still searching for 4 people after fight at Madison bar Saturday...

MADISON, Wis. - Police are still looking for four people after a victim reported being attacked at a Madison bar, according to officials with the Madison Police Department.Officials with the MPD said in a statement that officers responded to a call of a f...

 2018-06-17 19:53 

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28-year-old man arrested after grabbing money from woman and running...

MADISON, Wis. - A 28-year-old man was arrested after officials said he grabbed money from a woman and was chased down by her boyfriend Sunday afternoon.According to officials with the Madison Police Department, Trever R. McKeown was arrested after officer...

 2018-06-17 18:50 

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Madison residents clean up after strong storm blows through...

Greg Edelman moved to Madison two months ago.He got to know his neighbors well Saturday morning while they helped him clean up after a tree fell on his car during an overnight storm.We haven't had a chance to see the neighborhood yet, but the neighbor...

 2018-06-17 03:38 

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Madison holds 29th annual Juneteenth celebration...

Madison celebrated its 29th annual Juneteenth celebration Saturday, complete with a parade, food, music, entertainment, and dancing.Juneteenth, a celebration whose roots date back to the abolition of slavery in Texas in 1865, has been celebrated in Madiso...

 2018-06-17 01:30 

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Possible Tornado touchdown in Columbia County...

The National Weather Service has received reports of a tornado touching down in Columbia County.According to the NWS, a social media picture and a damage report from the Sheriff's Office indicate a brief, weak tornado was on the ground for about three...

 2018-06-16 21:21 

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Janesville police looking for dog that bit woman...

Janesville police say they are looking for a dog that bit a woman on the 3900 block of Curry Lane recently.The victim described the dog to police as a black and tan boxer-pit bull mix that was being walked with a smaller dog.Police said the victim believe...

 2018-06-16 19:49 

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24-year-old dead after motorcycle, car accident on Highway 73 Saturday...

One person is dead after a car crash on Highway 73, according to officials with the Dane County Sheriff's Office.Officers responded to Highway 73 near I-90 in the Town of Albion around 11:20 a.m. Saturday.According to a statement, the accident happene...

 2018-06-16 19:47 

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Fire at rental property in Sun Prairie displaces three people...

Three people have been displaced after a fire at a rental property in Sun Prairie, which caused an estimated $100,000 in damage, officials with the Sun Prairie Fire Department said. No one was injured in the fire.According to Dane County Dispatch, officer...

 2018-06-16 19:38 

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MPD: Storms leave damage across the city, strain emergency services...

Strong thunderstorms Friday night caused a slew of safety-related problems, according to officials with the Madison Police Department.In an incident report, officials said the MPD received multiple calls about issues caused by the storm, including flooded...

 2018-06-16 19:30 

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Garbage truck caught fire and exploded Friday in Broadhead...

A garbage truck caught fire Friday, causing a small explosion in Broadhead, according to officials with the Broadhead Police Department.Officials said in a statement that officers responded around 10:50 a.m. Friday to the 500 block of East Fourth Avenue i...

 2018-06-16 19:26 

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Noah's Ark opens new water slide Saturday...

Noah's Ark Water Park debuted its new water slide on Saturday.The ride is called the Raja, a king cobra-themed slide. Noah's Ark officials report it is six stories tall and has 335 feet of twists and turns. There's a 37-foot drop into the mout...

 2018-06-16 19:23 

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Police, others line up early for Milwaukee officer's funeral...

Law enforcement representatives in squad cars and motorcycles were lining up outside a Brookfield church hours in advance of funeral services for a Milwaukee police officer.Officer Charles Irvine Jr. was killed June 7 when a squad car he was riding in rol...

 2018-06-16 19:20 

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Milwaukee man arrested for firing pistol inside squad car...

A Milwaukee man is accused of firing a gun while he was seated in the back of a squad car.Thirty-one-year-old Marquel Hinkle is charged with carrying a concealed weapon and endangering safety by use of a dangerous weapon.Police say Hinkle was placed in th...

 2018-06-16 19:16 

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Report: Fewer Wisconsin teens are sexually active...

A newly released survey shows fewer Wisconsin high school students say they are sexually active, but the rates of sexually transmitted diseases have been on the rise.Wisconsin Public Radio reports that the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction found ...

 2018-06-16 19:12 

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Driver arrested for 6th offense OWI in Columbia County after allegedly striking barrier...

A 47-year-old driver was arrested for a 6th offense OWI Friday night, according to the Wisconsin DOT.Cary Roy Arnold, of Adams, was arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol around 10:30 p.m. for operating while intoxicated sixth offense. Officials with the ...

 2018-06-16 19:07 

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AAA: Wisconsin motorists to spend more for gas this summer...

AAA Wisconsin says summer travel plans aren't expected to slow despite predictions that motorists in the state will be spending more for gasoline this summer.The Wisconsin State Journal reports that Wisconsin motorists are expected to spend an average...

 2018-06-16 18:58 

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Driver arrested for 4th OWI offense after losing control of vehicle...

After a single-vehicle crash on the southbound lanes of Interstate 39/90/94 late Friday evening, a Warrens driver faces their fourth drunk driving offense, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.Penny Hitchcock, 51, lost control at 11:05 p.m. at the 128 ...

 2018-06-16 18:44 

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Wisconsin cross country team runs the width of the state for a special cause...

Arnie Mihie always had an idea to do something incredible.It just kind of came as an idea in my head, he said. The more I thought about it, I got thinking, wait a second, we could do this.So he got planning, made some calls, and pulled some strings. His i...

 2018-06-16 01:27 

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Commission to mail 384k postcards urging voter registration...

The state Elections Commission is getting ready to mail out tens of thousands of postcards urging Wisconsin residents to register to vote.The commission announced Friday it plans to send out 384,000 postcards this week to people who appear to be eligible ...

 2018-06-16 00:37 

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Foxconn closes on North American headquarters...

Foxconn Technology Group has purchased a downtown Milwaukee building to house its North American headquarters as it prepares to build a mammoth manufacturing complex 30 miles (50 kilometers) to the south.Foxconn purchased the seven-story building from Nor...

 2018-06-16 00:34 

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Woman accused of trying to help Islamic State denied bond...

An attorney for a Wisconsin woman accused of trying to plan terrorist attacks through hacked social media accounts says his client is lonely and wanted companionship online but never posed a real threat.The arguments didn't sway federal magistrate Jud...

 2018-06-16 00:30 

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Immigration task force releases recommendations, including call for state driver's card...

Following several listening sessions and community meetings across Dane County, the Immigration and Refugee Task Force unveiled a slew of policy recommendations aimed to increase trust between law enforcement and immigrant communities.Among those recommen...

 2018-06-16 00:12 

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Wisconsin Legion commander says husband lied about military service...

The commander of the Wisconsin Department of the American Legion said her husband lied to her about his military service and she had no idea he didn't fight in Vietnam or that he was wearing pins and badges he didn't earn.In an email statement, La...

 2018-06-16 00:06 

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Goodman Community Center, Madison BCycle announce new partnership...

Madison BCycle will begin a collaboration with the Goodman Community Center aimed at providing biking opportunities for Goodman Community Center participants.The partnership includes a new BCycle station opening at the center, as well as free annual membe...

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