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Alleged Madison drug dealer arrested, faces multiple charges, police say
An alleged drug dealer was arrested without incident Tuesday morning in Madison, with the suspect facing multiple charges involving heroin, cocaine, marijuana and prescription drugs.
Police release surveillance images in check-cashing store robbery case
MADISON, Wis. - Investigators are asking for the public's help in connection with a check-cashing store robbery Wednesday morning. Two masked men robbed the PLS Check Cashing store on South Park Street at about 6:30 a.m., Madison police said.
The Latest: Republicans decry Wisconsin governor's veto
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Latest on the Wisconsin GOP tax cut bill (all times local):. Wisconsin Republicans say Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' veto of an income tax bill shows that he's not interested in working with GOP lawmakers who control the Legislature.
BREAKING: Gov. Evers vetoes Republican tax cut plan
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has vetoed an income tax cut bill in an early showdown with legislative Republicans who had moved to weaken the Democrat’s powers just weeks before he took office.
Monona Grove beats Oregon to clinch second straight Badger South title
MONONA — The door leading to the Badger South Conference title was ajar. Long-range marksman Henry Huston and his Monona Grove teammates made sure they knocked it down against Oregon on Tuesday night.
Prosecutor: Man with explosives was planning UW-Madison campus attack
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A prosecutor alleges that a man whose Madison apartment was found to contain homemade explosives appeared to be planning an attack on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Slip and slide stirs Spartans to playoff win
Senior defenseman Jonathan Bruno’s name was announced during introduction of the starting lineup, and he skated toward the blue line before the Feb. 13 WIAA boys first-round regional hockey game between McFarland and Oregon.
Madison middle school employee removed from school after alleged altercation with student
A staff member at Madison's Whitehorse Middle School has been removed from the school after allegedly pushing, punching and pulling out the hair of an 11-year-old student student last week.
Wisconsin court: Judge’s Facebook friendship could show bias
MADISON, Wis. — A Wisconsin judge’s decision to become Facebook friends with a woman whose child custody case he was hearing created at least the appearance of bias, a state appeals court ruled Wednesday in ordering the case to be re-heard by another judge.
Madison police search for suspect in gas station robbery Tuesday
MADISON, Wis. - Madison police are looking for the robber who stole money from a Mobil gas station Tuesday night. According to a press release, it happened just before 8:30 p.m. at the Mobil on Cottage Grove Road, off Stoughton Road.
Dane County Board committee debates, approves another study of jail consolidation project
Dane County's efforts to close its troubled jail in the City-County Building may once again be subject to the scrutiny of a consultant study after those consultants found insurmountable hurdles in advancing current plans to consolidate at the Public Safety Building in Downtown Madison.
WATCH: Car hits snowplow in Wisconsin whiteout
LYNDON STATION, Wisc. (WTHR) - A video shared by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation illustrates the dangers of not slowing down around snow plows. The video shows traffic on a snowy Interstate 90/94 on Sunday morning. As a plow appears from near-whiteout conditions in the left lane, a car co
Key parcel for Lower Yahara River Trail expansion being acquired by Dane County
A small patch of land that could be key in expanding the popular Lower Yahara River Trail without affecting a wetland is being acquired by Dane County. County Executive Joe Parisi said on Monday the quarter-acre lot in the town of Pleasant Springs would give the trail access to an existing street an
Frankie Mac Puts Wisconsin (Including GB) on Notice, Once Again
The Weather Channel is calling it Winter Storm Quiana, and if it shifts ever so slightly to the east, Green Bay could get smoked. Order your pizzas and order your Chinese food. Buy cases of Pepsi...buy cases of Coke. Do your grocery shopping...right now! And for the love of God, charge all of your d
Man arrested on child porn charges also on bond in child abuse case
MADISON, Wis. - A Madison man who was arrested Wednesday morning on child pornography charges is also on bond in connection with a child abuse case, according to court records.
BREAKING: Soglin, Rhodes-Conway advance in race for Madison mayor
MADISON (WKOW) — Paul Soglin and Satya Rhodes-Conway will face off in the general election in April for Madison mayor. Soglin is the incumbent. Satya Rhodes-Conway is a former Madison alder.
Dane Co. Clerk: Voter turnout expected to be 25% for Spring Primary
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)-- The voter turnout for the 2019 Spring Primary is higher than the Primary Elections in 2011 and 2015. According to Dane County Clerk Scott McDonnell, he predicts the voter turnout on Feb. 19 to be 25%. Voter turnout in the 2015 Spring Primary was 12% and in 2011 the voter turno
Dogs rescued from overseas meat farm arrive in Madison
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Almost 200 dogs are now free from a meat farm in South Korea. About 90 of those dogs are making their way to the Midwest for adoption, including four who have arrived in Madison.
Police: 25-year-old accused of dealing heroin, cocaine, pot, pills
MADISON, Wis. - A Madison man is accused of dealing multiple substances after a search yielded illegal drugs, according to police. The Dane County Narcotics Task Force searched 25-year-old Quavell L. Mayo's home Tuesday morning in the 1100 block of Moorland Road, the Madison Police Department said W
Treacherous roads again for morning commute, many Wisconsin schools closed
The wicked winter of 2019 just doesn't want to quit. An early morning snowstorm dumped just enough snow on south-central Wisconsin to make roads and highways treacherous, forcing dozens of schools to close once again for the safety of students.