As the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) Board of Directors gets ready to consider a proposal to ban financial awards for companies that outsource state jobs, 27 News has learned at least four more companies that outsourced state jobs have benefited from WEDC tax credits. More>>
Police say she had been drinking and got into a loud argument with others.
A 5-year-old girl has died after being struck by a van in the driveway of a Racine home.
The Badgers take their turn at the mic on opening day of Big 10 Media Days in Chicago on Monday, as the team prepares for its second season under coach Gary Andersen. More>>
The Madison man many saw jumping off the Monona Terrace after his YouTube video went viral, has been fined with over $750 in fines. More>>
Lake Mills Police say an autopsy Monday will be done on a body found floating in Mill Pond Sunday. More>>
Wisconsin Rapids police say an elderly woman has died after being hit by a train.
The trial of Kristen Smith, the Colorado woman accused of kidnapping her newborn nephew and abandoning him in freezing temperatures is about to go to trial. More>>
A West Bend man drowned in Oneida County over the weekend. More>>
The sheriff of Milwaukee County is asking citizens to be particularly vigilant about activities around local religious sites due to hostilities in the Middle East. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- Two people were arrested after a gun was pulled at Red Shed Tavern. More>>
Three teenagers are hurt in an accident with a golf cart in the Town of New Glarus. More>>
With the recent gun violence around the state Governor Scott Walker says Wisconsin needs to crackdown on criminals. Sunday afternoon the Governor wrapped up his two day motorcycle trip across the state, with a stop at Badger Harley Davidson. More>>
Project Home works to improve the quality and affordability of low-to-moderate incoming housing options in Dane and Green counties. More>>
A Wisconsin family has made it their mission to fight cancer through the power of music. It's why they started the Gray Matters Music Jam, which is now in its' third year. More>>
Rock County sheriff's officials say a 65-year-old woman was killed Saturday when a riding lawnmower tipped upside down. More>>
A fire caused by careless use of smoking materials at a two-story multi-family structure caused approximately $4,000 in damage Sunday morning. More>>
A 21-year-old West Allis man is dead after he was struck by a train Sunday morning near the Wisconsin Dells Depot. More>>
Police are looking for more information about multiple thefts including electronics and a vehicle that occurred late Saturday night and early Sunday morning in the north central area of Milton. More>>
State Rep. Bill Kramer, former majority leader of the Wisconsin Assembly, is due to stand trial in October on sexual assault charges. More>>
A 4-year-girl Milwaukee girl has been injured in an exchange of gunfire, but police say she was fortunate to escape with only a graze. More>>
Most respondents to a recent Marquette University Law School poll say they think Wisconsin's criminal justice system is doing an average job at best rehabilitating inmates. More>>
The Rock River is free from slow-no-wake speed restrictions. More>>
The state Department of Natural Resources wants to dramatically scale back its gypsy moth aerial spray program. More>>
A 40-year-old veteran pilot has built a touching friendship with a young Edgerton boy. Gerald Miller flies WWII planes as a hobby but recently has found another way to spend his time. More>>
The 13th annual Opera in the Park drew thousands of people to Madison's Garner Park for a night of music More>>
The annual Clean Lakes Festival brought a crowd to the shores of Lake Monona on Saturday. More>>
Downtown Baraboo's Circus Celebration continued Saturday with the second annual circus parade. Families gathered for the Big Top Parade at 2 p.m. Saturday. More>>
Dodge and Columbia County first responders got a chance to prepare for a big emergency at a full-scale training exercise Saturday. More>>
A Barneveld man died Saturday afternoon after he got trapped underneath a tractor. Emergency personnel responded to 3580 Mounds View Road in rural Barneveld for a report of a farm accident. More>>
UW-Madison and the Farmer's Market Coalition are teaming up to examine the impact farmer's markets around the country have on their communities. The three-year study is made possible by a grant from the USDA. More>>
The Dutch government says the first victim has been identified from the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster. More>>
A gun rights activist showed up at First Lady Tonette Walker's visit to Sheboygan with an AK-47 strapped to his back -- to make a point that it's legal to openly carry a licensed firearm in Wisconsin. More>>
Police are searching for a missing and endangered adult who was last seen Friday morning. More>>
Milwaukee police say two men were shot while they were sitting inside a car on Lisbon Avenue -- and the car then crashed into a building. More>>
A Delta Air Lines flight from Minneapolis to New York City has landed safely in Milwaukee after it was diverted. More>>
A 33-year-old woman has died after she was hit by a train in Taylor County.The Taylor County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened shortly before midnight Friday. More>>
The Green Bay Packers have extended wide receiver Jordy Nelson’s contract. More>>
The Thunderbirds are expected to draw an unusually large crowd to eastern Wisconsin next weekend for the Navy jets' first full performance at the nation's largest convention of pilots. More>>
Wisconsin police say two home burglary suspects are in custody after they "liked" a photo of an accomplice on Facebook. More>>
A 73-year-old man has died in a tractor accident in Trempealeau County.The sheriff's office says the man was trimming branches around a house on a tractor when the tractor overturned and pinned him Friday. More>>
Crews have rescued two Fond du Lac residents from a capsized sailboat on Lake Winnebago. More>>
UW Health is joining forces with Physicians Plus. More>>
DEERFIELD (WKOW) -- Governor Scott Walker (R-Wisconsin) talked transportation and jobs during a campaign stop at a trucking company Friday, but he's also clearly been thinking about the potential impact of hundreds of undocumented children coming to Wisconsin. More>>
On Friday, Sauk City unveiled a sign reading "Home of the Original Culver's"
Thompson began with a 50-mile ride on Friday, raising money and awareness for pancreatic cancer.
They swam out to save three kids who got out too far in the water on Star Lake.
Beginning Aug. 1, the requirement that phone numbers on the state's Do Not Call list be renewed every two years goes away More>>
Lawyers will argue the constitutionality of gay marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin on August 26. More>>
Families will be out all weekend enjoying the annual Waunafest but one of the biggest attractions was canceled this year. More>>
A DNA hit the by Wisconsin State Crime Laboratory leads to an arrest stemming from a sexual assault case in May.
KA soldier from Kenosha has died from an illness he got while in Afghanistan. More>>
Madison Police say a 15-year-old was arrested and taken to the Juvenile Reception Center after taking his family's SUV for a joyride and crashing into a tree. More>>
Police are investigating after a home's windows were shot out by a BB gun.
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Mayflies have begun hatching in the Mississippi River, emerging from the water in swarms that show up on radar like thunderstorms, coat roads and other surfaces and leave behind a slimy mess. The National Weather Service captured a massive swarm on radar Sunday night as flies emerged from the river to mate and drifted north with the wind. The radar loop shows yellow spots directly over the river as the flies emerge from the water. The swarm morphs into a green band as it dri... More>>
Madison Police officials say they are considering a citation against the man who became the first person in seven years to jump from the seven-story-high Monona Terrace Convention Center roof top to the lake below More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin has introduced legislation aimed at increasing the number of doctors at Veterans Affairs medical centers and reducing wait times. More>>
Police in Green Bay and Ashwaubenon say they've identified the people responsible for at least 6 vehicle thefts and more than 20 break-ins, all in just the past week. More>>
Authorities say a Green Bay man has died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot after shooting at a random car and at sheriff's deputies on a Marinette County highway. More>>
Friends and family are mourning the death of an Illinois woman who drowned while rescuing a 9-year-old boy in a Wisconsin lake. More>>
A federal appeals court has revived a lead paint lawsuit in Wisconsin, which could also reactivate more than 170 other lead poisoning cases. More>>
An east side Madison neighborhood held a public forum Thursday to discuss a proposal to build a large scale music venue. More>>
The man accused of killing a Jefferson County woman pleads not guilty in court Thursday. More>>
PLATTEVILLE (WKOW) -- The annual "Party in the Park" recognizes volunteers from various organizations throughout the Platteville community. More>>
Police are always looking to improve relations with the community, through basketball. More>>
Doctors say they're seeing an unusual increase in cases of hand, foot and mouth disease among children in the Madison area. More>>
An avalanche of parent emails to Madison West High School administrators succeeds in convincing the school's principal to boost West's drama program.
The 32-year-old victim told police he was walking on the 4700 block of Jenewein Road when he was attacked by three young men.
Local doctors say national statistics underline the importance of continued education for parents about getting teenagers vaccinated against HPV. More>>
A criminal complaint states a Madison homicide victim from Portland, Oregon intended to sell marijuana, but was instead fatally shot. More>>
The City of Madison is giving the federal government two options for a shelter that could house up to 250 undocumented children for a period of 30 to 60 days. More>>
The body of a man who reportedly jumped off a bridge into the Wisconsin River in June has been recovered. According to the Wisconsin Dells Police Department, the body of 23-year-old Alexander McNair was recovered Thursday morning.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WKOW) -- Speaking to a crowd at the American Enterprise Institute Thursday morning, Rep. Paul Ryan (WI-1) laid out an ambitious plan for improving the federal government's approach to battling poverty. More>>
Earlier this week an exclusive 27 News story warned consumers about a computer scam that is making a comeback in Southern Wisconsin. The Federal Trade Commission has announced a followup development with this situation. More>>
The man had been smoking synthetic marijuana and was screaming and throwing merchandise around the Boston Store's men's department. More>>
The man authorities say killed the mother of his child will appear in court Thursday. More>>
One person is dead after a single vehicle accident in Sauk County. More>>
A man in Racine foiled a robbery when he came home to find a mother, and her 3 children, inside ready to steal his things. More>>
JANESVILLE (WKOW) – For fans of the ABC television show “Nashville,” they’ll have the chance to see the stars behind the characters Deacon Claybourne and Scarlett O’Connor perform at the Rock County 4-H Fair on Saturday. Charles Esten, who goes by Chip, and Clare Bowen will hit the stage at 8 p.m. at the fair as part of Esten’s tour.“This is one of the many amazing byproducts of this great show that I get to be on, ‘Nashville’,” said Esten about the tour.Visiting the area is also personal for... More>>
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