A Madison child care center that had its license revoked in July due to an alleged sexual assault will retain its license but will have to pay a fine and operate under several new conditions. More>>
The Upper Mississippi River has received Federal Marine Corridor Highway designation. More>>
A coalition of media and open government groups are pressing a federal appeals court to release nearly three dozen documents linked to a secret probe into Gov. Scott Walker's campaign. More>>
The Green Bay Packers brought in record revenue last year. But they're just above the middle of the pack when it comes to team value. More>>
Sheboygan County's results are finally in, and they give Glenn Grothman a 219-vote lead over Joe Leibham in the hotly contested GOP primary for Wisconsin's lone open congressional seat. More>>
A new plan for crowd control at the Live on King Street concert series, following an August 8th performance by Ziggy Marley that drew thousands, causing complaints from some businesses about unruly concert-goers. More>>
COTTAGE GROVE (WKOW) --The race for state attorney general is in full swing after last week's primary election. On Wednesday, Republican candidate Brad Schimel was in Cottage Grove, where he said his experience as a prosecutor sets him apart from Susan Happ, his Democratic opponent.Schimel says, ""I will be Wisconsin's lawyer and I will defend our law and defend our citizens. I'm not going to go out on an activist agenda and unfortunately my opponent is talking very much about that."Schimel w... More>>
On Monday, teachers and workers were no longer required to wear hard hats in the school. Teachers are busy prepping their classrooms for the upcoming school year. More>>
Homeowners in the town of Windsor are balking at the idea of a quarry in their backyards. More>>
ROTHSCHILD (WKOW) -- Soldiers who were killed overseas were remembered Wednesday at Veterans Memorial Park in Rothschild. More>>
A Darlington man was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison for producing child pornography. More>>
A southeast Wisconsin man faces 10 felonies for downloading child pornography.
No injuries after a dozen riders become stuck on the Milwaukee County Zoo's sky glider.
Unemployment fell in most Wisconsin cities and counties in July. More>>
Wisconsin's two senators are talking about economic issues as they make stops in the state.U.S. More>>
State health officials are reporting the first human case of West Nile Virus this year.The State Department of Health Services says the the resident is from Ashland County in northern Wisconsin. More>>
No injuries reported after fire breaks out on Dorchester Way in Madison.
Early morning sexual assault along Fahrenbrook Court Wednesday.
MADISON (WKOW) -- A west side resident and two passerby helped catch a burglary suspect Tuesday afternoon.The victim, a 22-year-old Madison man, was inside his home when he saw 28-year-old David Breem Jr. attempt to enter his garage and car, but both were locked.The victim went out to confront Breem Jr., so tried walking away.But the victim called out to two nearby people for help. They were able to stop Breem Jr. until police arrived.Breem Jr. was arrested for attempted burglary and attempte... More>>
An American journalist and Marquette University graduate has been killed by an Islamic State extremist group. More>>
University of Wisconsin System officials want Gov. Scott Walker to give them another $95.2 million in tax dollars in the next state budget. More>>
Teens arrested after leading police on a high speed chase in northern Wisconsin.
Authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found hidden in a Milwaukee-area apartment. More>>
MADISON (AP) -- State-run tree nurseries are looking to buy native Wisconsin seeds for their reforestation program. More>>
GREEN BAY (AP) -- A Green Bay high school damaged by fire will extend each class day by 18 minutes this school year to make up for starting almost two weeks late. More>>
MADISON (AP) -- An environmental assessment estimates the cost of a proposed high-voltage power line linking Madison and La Crosse at up to $580 million. More>>
The number of public and private high school graduates taking the ACT college admission exam in Wisconsin increased, and the average composite score went up slightly as well. More>>
Madison man declared AWOL after failing to return to jail after treatment program.
Authorities have released the names of two adults and a teenager killed in a crash in Trempealeau County of western Wisconsin. More>>
Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced a new process to help sexual assault victims. More>>
Ernie Wittwer is declaring victory over Pat Bomhack in the 17th Senate District Democratic Primary, but the race is likely far from being over.
WISCONSIN DELLS (WKOW) -- Two recent officer-involved shootings in Ferguson, Missouri, have brought the question of whether police should wear body-mounted cameras while out on patrol back into the public discourse.
Deer hunters are already getting ready for the upcoming season.
People living near Reedsburg are concerned that a man with a history of violence may be moving in nearby. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- The finest dairy products from across the country descend on Madison this week. The 12th annual World Dairy Expo Dairy Product Championships are underway at Madison College. On Tuesday, more than 400 cheeses and butters were taste-tested by a panel of 38 judges lucky judges. Brad Legreid, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Dairy Products Association says "The judges we utilize are all experts in their field. They come through the dairy judging teams back in college days, th... More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- Teen dating violence is the focus of a new effort in the Madison area. On Tuesday, a $30,000 grant from "Hopeline" was presented to the group 'End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin'. Officials say 1.5 million high school age teens experience some form of physical violence from a dating partner each year. The grant is meant to help the organization develop programs to serve teens in need. Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says, "This is a typical example when we have a known ... More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- Since 1994, a local organization has been housing homeless people with severe mental illnesses, and on Thursday, Housing Initiatives is holding the "Hope for the Homeless" fundraiser to mark 20 years. More>>
Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods and Trader Joe's are being recalled. More>>
Washington County man convicted in the strangulation death of former classmate.
A federal appeals court has apparently opted to hold off on releasing more documents linked to a secret investigation into Gov. Scott Walker's campaign. More>>
A Milwaukee County sheriff's deputy tries to get out of an OWI by asking for a "professional courtesy" in Minnesota.
The first hoax hit Louisville, Kentucky this past weekend. And images promoting The Purge have hit social feeds here in Wisconsin, calling out places like Milwaukee and Madison, among others. More>>
BELOIT (WKOW) -- A Beloit man is arrested and faces a number of charges for dealing heroin.On Tuesday, the Rock County Sheriff's Office SWAT team served a search warrant on the 1600 block of Dewy Avenue.33-year-old Sean Staff was arrested for four counts of delivery of heroin, two counts of maintaining a drug vehicle and possession of drug paraphernalia.Staff is current in the Rock County jail and is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday afternoon. More>>
Nine-year-old dies from injuries sustained in Beaver Dam weekend crash.
Body found in the Kettle Moraine Forest is believed to be Russ Delorme.
A Milwaukee man is charged with sending threatening and obscene tweets to Gov. Scott Walker's adult son.
A scientist from UW-Madison is studying the Ebola virus on campus. More>>
Dozens of cattle are dead and a barn is destroyed after a fire early Monday morning in Barron County. More>>
It was a close call at a restaurant in La Crosse Monday, when a trailer broke loose from a truck and crashed through a wall of the building. More>>
SHEBOYGAN (AP) -- Sheboygan police say a 26-year-old man bungee jumped off a 140-foot crane and posted a video of the stunt online. More>>
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Self-serve beer could be on its way to Miller Park. Milwaukee Sportservice has filed an application with the city to install two beer vending machines at the Milwaukee Brewers ballpark. More>>
Motorcyclist taken into custody Monday after firing a gun at another motorist in Milwaukee.
State Patrol cadet Ashleigh Giese of Marshall says she's living her dream of preparing for a career as a State Patrol trooper or inspector, as part of a recruit class with a distinct minority of women. More>>
A former Milwaukee County official has been charged with accepting bribes. More>>
The storms that passed through Monday night knocked out power in parts of central Wisconsin.
Former police officer Steven Zelich entered a not guilty plea in the death of one of the two women he's accused of killing. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- A local man is sharing some of what he saw and heard on a recent trip to Ferguson, Missouri. Demonstrations, some of them violent, have been ongoing in Ferguson for more than a week since black teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed by white police officer Darren Wilson. More>>
A Green Bay man has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for killing the 2-year-old son of his girlfriend. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) --A pair of new pavilions at the Alliant Energy Center are nearing completion.The $25 million, state-of-the-art project is right on schedule, set to open next month.The 290,000 square feet of space will be a big upgrade for events like the World Dairy Expo, and the Horse Fair, but that's not all.Dane County Executive Joe Parisi says, "These facilities that will not only allow the shows, the premiere shows that we have to stay here, but they'll also open up the grounds to new op... More>>
A cause is still unknown after a fire burned down a 105-unit apartment complex on Madison's East side on August 8th. Officials have a handful theories they're currently pursuing, arson is among them.
MADISON (WKOW) -- The only private properties being marketed through a Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) land development program are owned by people or companies with executives have that donated extensively to the campaign of Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wisconsin). More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- Democrats continue to line up behind state attorney general candidate Susan Happ after her win in the democratic primary last week. More>>
The Dane County Sheriff's Office says it handed out more than 100 citations during its four-hour seatbelt grant deployment last Friday. More>>
Madison police were called to the report of a suspicious person, after a young teen says he was grabbed by a masked man.
Madison Police were called to a West Mifflin Street apartment for a report of a sexual assault. More>>
A trial is underway in central Wisconsin involving a couple who blames stray voltage for loss of their dairy farm.
A funeral home in Wisconsin is interested in people sharing their bucket lists. More>>
RACINE (AP) -- The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says human waste has spilled on a highway in Racine County. More>>
People gathered in memory of a little girl shot in Milwaukee, caught in the crossfire on a neighborhood playground.
ADAMS (WKOW) -- It has been seventy years since an Adams County man was honorably discharged in World War II.
Back-to-school is just around the corner and this year there are plenty of options that will allow your student to go paperless. More>>
A group of protestors took to the streets in downtown Milwaukee to protest police-involved shootings like the one in Ferguson, Missouri. More>>
A California woman was injured Saturday after she climbed into a giraffe exhibit at the Henry Vilas Zoo and was kicked in the face. More>>
The Bayview Foundation hosted its annual festival Sunday that celebrates all the different cultures in the city. More>>
A Mineral Point man is dead after driving his truck into a home in Iowa County.
Farmers' markets are popping up in neighborhoods across the city, but not every family is able to enjoy what local farmers have to offer. That's where the MadMarket Double Dollars Program comes in. .. More>>
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