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Madison police respond to 3 reports of shots fired overnight

MADISON (WKOW) — Madison police responded to three reports of shots fired overnight, according to police reports. The first report was around 11:15 p.m. in the 4500 block of McCann Road on the east side of Madison.


Victims taken to hospital after battery in downtown Madison

MADISON (WKOW) — Two suspects are at large and two men were taken to the hospital after reports of an aggravated battery in Madison early Sunday morning. Officers responded to W. Gorham Street around 2 a.m., according to a police report.


Q&A: District 3 Madison City Council candidates

Mike Cerro and Lindsay Lemmer are vying for the District 3 City Council seat. The primary election is Feb. 19. Ald. Amanda Hall most recently held the seat. Profession: Mechanical and project engineer, telecom consultant.


Weekend ends with scattered showers

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Your NBC15 Weather Authority Forecast from Meteorologist Brian Doogs:. Scattered showers to wrap up our weekend. The good news is temperatures will remain mild around 50 and rainfall totals will be like and generally around a tenth of an inch.


21-year-old woman walking home with child approached by 2 suspicious men, police say

MADISON, Wis. - A 21-year-old woman who was walking home with her child was approached by two suspicious men Saturday afternoon, according to the Madison Police Department blog.


Police investigate Madison home burglary

MADISON (WKOW) — Madison police officers responded to a west side home for a report of a burglary Saturday night. According to a news release, the call was at about 10:30 p.m. on Constitution Lane, near the intersection of S Segoe Road and Tokay Boulevard.


Man robbed, hit in face after driving friend

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Madison police are investigating after a man was robbed while giving a friend a ride on the west side of Madison Saturday night. A 60-year-old man had been driving a friend — who is identified as a man in his 20's — when the friend asked to get out of the car to relieve himse


SOS: Finally, cancellation of 15-year-old cell phone family plan

Werner and Jean Frank didn't want a refund, service reconnected, a better contract, an accurate bill, a new phone or any of the other things telecom customers sometimes struggle to get from their telecom companies.


Police searching for burglary suspect

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Police are looking for a man after a residence was burglarized in the Midtown district of Madison Saturday night. Officers were sent to the 600 block of Constitution Lane and found evidence of forced entry into a residence at 10:38 p.m., according to the Madison Police Depart


Former Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Kleefish warns the blue wave might not be over

ONALASKA, Wis. (WKBT) - Former Wisconsin Lutenient Governor Rebecca Kleefisch said it would be foolish for Republicans to think the blue wave is over. Kleefisch and other Republican leaders are in Onalaska for the La Crosse County Republican Party's annual Lincoln Dinner.


Hundreds of bikes given out to kids in Madison area

MADISON (WKOW) — Hundreds of kids in the Madison area are getting a free bike this weekend, thanks to the generosity of the community. More than 500 volunteers have been cleaning and fixing up about 15-hundred donated bikes.


Capital City Sunday: Supreme Court Candidate & WMC

MADISON (WKOW) — Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate Lisa Neubauer discusses how she’ll remain impartial on the state’s highest court. Neubauer also weighs in on whether she’ll recuse herself from cases based on her recent endorsements.


Man arrested following gunfire on Madison's East Side

2121 East Springs Dr (Bowlavard Lanes) On 3-23-19, Madison Police Officers were dispatched to 2121 East Springs Dr, Bowlavard Lanes, for shots fired in the parking lot. When officers arrived on scene, the suspect had left the scene, but from the investigation, officers were able to locate the suspec


Spring Break at the Madison Children's Museum

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- If you're looking for something fun to do with your children over spring break, head to the Madison Children's Museum. The museum is offering Spring Break: Creation Destination. The week long event features daily activities designed to get the imagination running. Kids can en


Tracks is racing toward success as destination hobby store

When Michael Sehgal wasn’t using his design engineering expertise to help make movies in Hollywood or travel the world to set up software he helped create, he dreamed of opening a hobby store complete with indoor tracks for racing remote-controlled and slot cars.


Wisconsin Badgers' program at a crossroads after humbling loss to Oregon in NCAA tournament

SAN JOSE, Calif. — The emotions were still raw Friday afternoon when members of the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball program were asked to offer perspective on the past and the future.


Wisconsin man falls asleep at wheel, crashes car

GRANT COUNTY, Wisconsin (KWWL) – A Prarie du Chein man is recovering after a car accident in Grant County. A release from the Grant County Sheriff said William Seeley, 22, fell asleep while driving Friday afternoon in the Beetown Township on County U.


Hope for gubernatorial pardons renewed in Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has received more than 1,000 letters, phone calls and emails about his plans to revive issuing pardons. Evers has yet to re-establish the pardons board, which disbanded under his predecessor Republican Gov. Scott Walker.


Man accused of firing gun in bowling alley parking lot, police say

MADISON, Wis. - Police have arrested a man accused of firing a gun in an east Madison bowling alley parking lot early Saturday. The Madison Police Department said officers responded at about 2 a.m. to a report of shots fired in the Bowlavard Lanes parking lot on East Springs Drive.


Funeral held for Wisconsin 2-year-old and her mother

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (NBC) – A funeral was held Saturday for the mother that was killed in Milwaukee earlier this month and her two-year-old daughter that was found dead off a Minnesota highway.