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Man suspected of killing 21-year-old, hiding body gets $350K bail

The man accused of shooting and killing a Sun Prairie man was in Dane County court Friday afternoon. Daniel C. Lieske, 59, of Marshall, was charged in the death of 21-year-old Jesse Faber, whose body was found in a storage facility in Rio, about 30 miles north of where he was reportedly last seen in

FOX47.COM - 2018-01-20 16:10:14

MPD: bullets hit condominium on Madison's west side

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Madison Police officers responded to gunshots being fired in the 300 block of Junction Road at around 10 Thursday night. According to Chief Mike Koval's blog, when officers arrived they did not find anything or anyone hurt. On Friday morning, officers found shell casings an

NBC15.COM - 2018-01-20 23:45:00

Portage woman held on $2,000 cash accused of string of scams

A Portage woman is being held on $2,000 cash bond for four misdemeanor cases after her arrest Tuesday, suspected of running a door-to-door scam. Jennifer P. Johnson, 38, appeared in Columbia County Circuit Court via video from jail on Friday charged with one count of misdemeanor theft and six counts

WISCNEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 23:46:00

Acura/VW in Middleton Page 5

2018 Acura ILX Luxury Compact Sport Sedan 2018 Acura TLX Performance Luxury Sedan 4 cylinder: Lease for Lease for 219 per month* $ 6 cylinder AWD Lease for 2018 Acura RDX V6 AWD Luxury Crossover SUV Lease for 289 per month* $ 329 per month* $ 2018 Acura MDX AWD Third-Row Luxury SUV 299 per month* $

MADISON - 2018-01-21 07:45:59

Police find shell casings, damaged condo morning after reports of shots fired

MADISON, Wis. - Shell casings and property damage were found Friday morning after police responded Thursday night to reports of shots fired on Madison's west side, according to a release. Officers were sent just before 10 p.m. to the 300 block of Junction Road for reports of gunshots being heard, po

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-19 17:35:49

Man allegedly wielding knife nearby school arrested

BARABOO, Wis. (WMTV)-- Baraboo Police department responded to a man armed with a knife Thursday afternoon in the 400 block of 1st Street in the City of Baraboo. According to a Facebook post by the Baraboo Police Department, on Jan. 18 around 2:45 p.m., officers responded to the location where the su

NBC15.COM - 2018-01-20 22:59:00

Missing Sun Prairie man's body found in Rio storage locker; Marshall man arrested

MARSHALL -- The search for a missing Sun Prairie man has turned into a homicide investigation after police found the man's body in a storage unit in Rio, Dane County Sheriff Dave Mahoney said Thursday. A Marshall man has been arrested in connection with the death. Jesse Faber, 21, was shot during a

WISCNEWS.COM

Multiple fire departments responding to structure fire in Springdale

SPRINGDALE, Wis. - Multiple fire departments are responding to a structure fire in a garage in Springdale around 10 p.m. Friday. The call for the fire came in just before 10 p.m. Mount Horeb, Verona and Cross Plains Fire Departments are at the scene on the 2600 block of County Highway J, according

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-20 05:00:35

Driver of log truck dies after crash in East Macon

The driver of a log truck apparently suffered a medical emergency Friday morning and crashed on Shurling Drive in East Macon. The Bibb county sheriffs office is investigating the crash that happened across from the Saint Pauls church at about 7 a.m. Friday. Bibb county coroner Leon Jones said t

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-19 14:47:00

Man dies following wreck in East Macon

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The Bibb County Sheriff's Office believes a medical emergency caused the death of a log truck driver involved in an accident Friday in East Macon. It happened on Shurling Drive near St. Paul AME Church just after 7am. Witnesses told deputies that the driver of the 2018

41NBC.COM - 2018-01-19 22:18:28

Log truck accident in East Macon leaves two injured

Traffic Accident in East Macon/ Ronshad Berry (WGXA){ } MACON, Ga.-- Early Friday morning, Bibb Sheriff's deputies responded to the scene of a traffic accident in East Macon on Shurling Drive. According to deputies on the scene the driver of a log truck seems to have had a medical condition that ca

WGXA.TV

Log truck driver crashes into nurse's car but she can't save him

A log truck driver might have suffered a fatal medical emergency before he crashed into another car and ran off the road Friday morning. Andrew Willis, 46, of Alden Street in Macon, was pronounced dead shortly after 8 a.m. Friday at Coliseum Medical Centers, Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said. "I

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-19 17:39:00

18-year-old woman injured in south Macon shooting Friday morning

A woman is injured after a shooting in south Macon on Friday. The incident happened around 8:52 a.m. near the intersection of Capitol Avenue and Chatham Street, according to a Bibb County Sheriff's Office news release. According to witness statements, a man and a woman were arguing outside of a bl

WMAZ - 2018-01-19 16:30:21

What a government shutdown could mean to middle Georgia

MACON, Ga. -- While lawmakers continue the debate about spending, a government shutdown could have an impact on you. Robins Air Force Base spokesman Roland Leach says if a shutdown does happen, base employees should still report to work Monday. However, local workers may be shutting down, receiving

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-19 17:04:01

Deputies: Woman, 58, hit by car crossing street in north Macon

MACON, Ga. -- A 58-year-old woman was hit by a car while walking across a north Macon street Friday morning, according to Bibb County Sheriff'. BSO says around 7:24 a.m., 58-year-old Regina Mullins of Macon was walking across Arkwright Road from River Place Drive when she was hit by a 2018 Nissan Se

WGXA.TV

VIDEO: House fire on Hawkinsville Rd. in Macon

MACON, Ga. - A house caught fire on Hawkinsville Road in Macon around 4 p.m. Friday. Crews are on scene now working to put it out. WGXA is on scene now working to learn more. MACON, Ga. - A house caught fire on Hawkinsville Road in Macon around 4 p.m. Friday. Crews are on scene now working to put it

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-19 16:30:19

Holland Patent man injured in snowmobile accident

TRENTON - A Holland Patent man was sent to the hospital following a snowmobile accident Saturday, according to the Oneida County Sheriff's Office. At about 3:30 p.m., Kyle Dittl, 53, was traveling across a field on Trail C7A near Powell Road when he rolled his snowmobile as it entered deep snow in t

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-21 01:39:00

'Not just for decoration'

LEWIS - Carrying signs and American flags and bearing flowers, an estimated 200 participants made their way up the hillside to the memorial and burial site of suffragist Inez Milholland to vow to continue the effort to provide equality for all. The Adirondack Women's March was again held at the grav

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-21 12:30:00

GUEST VIEW: Utica was tailor made for snazzy dressers

In the late '40's and '50's, unlike today, Utica's high school dudes dressed to the nines. An economic shift was happening. The pivot point was the end of World War II. By fall of '45, we endured 16 years of hardship through the Depression. Now we had the means to dress up and we didn't have to go f

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-21 10:00:00

Utica Women's March: 'We're not going away'

UTICA - They were back. Wearing pink hats and carrying political signs, the second annual Utica Women's March made its way through downtown Utica on Saturday. Marchers chanted in the streets about supporting refugees and women's rights as they descended on City Hall. "The timing couldn't be better w

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-20 23:08:45