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NWS issues flood warning for parts of Jefferson and Dodge Counties

Other locations that will experience flooding include: Ixonia, Richwood, Pipersville, Hubbleton and Lake Lac La Belle.

NBC15.COM - 2018-08-17 13:54:00

Four people rescued, football game rescheduled in Watertown following 'extreme flooding'

WATERTOWN, Wis. - Four people have been rescued from vehicles in the Watertown area because of flooding, fire officials confirmed.

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-08-17 17:51:00

Two traffic crashes occur on Interstate 94 this morning

Two motor vehicle crashes occurred Friday morning on Interstate-94 near Johnson Creek and Sullivan in Jefferson County.The first vehicle crash occurred at 6:17 this morning on Interstate-94 westbound, near Johnson Creek, causing the right lane to be blocked to traffic.

DAILY JEFFERSON COUNTY UNION - 2018-08-17 14:18:00

Torrential rain causes flooding; Watertown got over 8 inches of rain

Friday night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m., low around 62.Saturday: Patchy fog before 9 a.m., cloudy through mid-morning, then clearing,high near 79.Saturday night: Mostly clear, low around 62.Sunday: Mostly sunny, high near 80.Sunday night: Partly cloudy, low aroun

MADISON - 2018-08-17 19:45:00

Car Trapped on Flooded Road in Watertown, Wisconsin

Flash floods hit the town of Watertown, Wisconsin, on Friday, August 17, after heavy rains overnight.

YAHOO! - 2018-08-18 00:00:00

Flash flooding in Watertown after heavy rains

It’s been quite the scene here as drivers had to be rescued from their vehicles. The numbers are high, if you look at how much rain has fallen, it was more than 8 1/2 inches.

TMJ4.COM - 2018-08-17 20:54:21

Jefferson Airplane co-founder: Botched surgery ruined career

FILE - This Dec. 5, 1968 file photo shows the rock band Jefferson Airplane as they pose in their Pacific Heights, San Francisco apartment. They are, from left: Marty Balin, Grace Slick, Spencer Dryden, Paul Kantner, Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady. A lawsuit filed by Balin, 77, filed against Mount Si

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2018-08-17 17:30:09

Flooding shuts down roads in Medina, Marshall after heavy rain overnight

MARSHALL, Wis. - Roads are closed in Marshall after heavy rains caused flooding there, according to officials with the Marshall Volunteer Fire Department.

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-08-17 21:03:55

Whitewater police look for man who sneaked under fence, wanted in connection to vandalism

The WPD is looking for your help to identify the individual in the video from 8-4-18The Whitewater Police Department is looking for assistance in identifying the individual in the video who is wanted for questioning about a vandalism complaint from 08/04/18 around 12:30am. (The individual comes in a

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-08-16 19:58:32

Oconomowoc Lake home sells for $2.4 million in two days

The Cape Cod-style home on Fairview Road was sold for $2.4 million after being on the market for just two days, according to Katie Brumder, a realtor for Team Trimble of Keller Williams Realty. Brumder said the home was listed June 12 and the offer, which came June 13, was accepted June 14.

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-08-16 21:41:00

Janesville fire death declared accidental

JANESVILLEPolice are satisfied that an accident led to a man’s death in a fire in July 2017.A medical examiner’s report confirms earlier suspicion that William F. Russell, 35, died accidentally, said Lt. Charles Aagaard of the Janesville police detective bureau.

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2018-08-17 00:00:00

Adams County officials seek to remove county clerk

More HeadlinesWarrant: Adams County clerk's laptop investigated for misconduct in office, computer crimesco.adams.wi.usAdams County officials seek to remove county clerkFort Atkinson PD investigates local pastor for stealing church fundsMilton, Janesville to discuss joint fire station


Man tells deputy strange tale of why he stole a truck

TOWN OF FULTONA Michigan family driving home from Sturgis, South Dakota, stopped in Newville around 3 p.m. Wednesday.When they came out of Carl’s Shell Station, their truck, the trailer it was towing, and the two Harley-Davidson motorcycles in the trailer, were gone, according to a criminal complain

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2018-08-17 00:00:00

Sun Prairie buildings destroyed by explosion will be gone by end of August, officials say

The slow recovery of Downtown Sun Prairie following the deadly explosion in July is gaining momentum.Buildings destroyed by a natural gas explosion will be removed by the end of August, officials said in an update on Wednesday, and the intersection where the heaviest damage took place should be rebu

MADISON - 2018-08-16 18:00:00

Week 1: Operation Football scores

Bay Port 62, Sheboygan North 6De Pere 15, Manitowoc Lincoln 13Fox Valley Lutheran 41, Clintonville 7Green Bay Preble 10, Ashwaubenon 7La Crosse Central 45, Eau Claire North 8Marquette University 31, Arrowhead 14Menomonie 33, Lake Mills 7New London 42, Oconto Falls 15Racine Horlick 31, Milw. Samuel M

WISN - 2018-08-17 03:18:00

Reeseville man to plea on drug charges

JUNEAU — A plea hearing has been scheduled for a 39-year-old Reeseville who is charged with keeping large amounts of cocaine in his home.Victor M. Adamemares, is currently in Dodge County Jail, appeared for a status conference Thursday in the courtroom of Dodge County Circuit Court Judge Martin De V

WISCNEWS.COM - 2018-08-16 21:45:00

Haley Justmann is fairest of the fair

BEAVER DAM — Haley Justmann, daughter of Andy and Jody Justmann, Juneau, was crowned Dodge County Fairest of the Fair Wednesday night by outgoing fairest of the fair Alicia Burnett.

WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES - 2018-08-16 16:12:00

 Crave Brothers Fresh Mozzarella Cheese & Local Produce Are Built Into A Record 32-Ft-Long Caprese Salad 

Waterloo, WI — On Thursday, August 9, Chef Jason Dunn of Lewis Station Winery in Lake Mills, WI, proved that sometimes bigger can be better, as he and four assistants built the U.S. record Caprese Salad. The 32-foot-long version, made with fresh Wisconsin ingredients, included 35 pounds of award-win

PERISHABLENEWS.COM - 2018-08-16 20:25:00

Marshall man enters plea to Menards theft charge

Lucas M. Thruman, 29, is charged in the same case with a felony count of robbery with threat of force and misdemeanor charges of retail theft. Thruman also pleaded not guilty plea and has a telephone scheduling conference on Aug. 28.


Town to draw up ordinance on manure issue

The ordinance deals with Tag Lane Dairy, LLC., which is a concentrated animal feeding operation. It obtained its original Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit in 2008. The permit was renewed five years ago, and last year the farm applied for renewal of its permit, amending it to a