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Deerfield man arrested on suspicion of 4th OWI

MADISON, Wis. - A Deerfield man was arrested by a Dane County deputy on suspicion of a fourth offense operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated charge early Saturday morning.


Wicked winter storm to hit Wisconsin this weekend. See what's in store

If the kitchen sink was a weather thing, it most likely would be thrown at Wisconsin this weekend. Ice, snow, freezing rain, sleet and just plain rain are forecast for southern Wisconsin starting early Saturday morning, with consequential flooding possible from all the precipitation.


Three people charged with robbing various Dane County businesses

MADISON (WKOW) — Three people are being charged with different robberies throughout Dane County between December 2018 and January 2019. A federal grand jury indicted Marjory Dingwall, 39 of Madison with robbing the Stop N’ Go gas station on Monona Drive, the Orange Tree Imports on Monroe Street and


McFarland man charged in Associated Bank robberies

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)--- A McFarland man has been charged with one count of bank robbery and one count of attempted bank robbery. The indictment alleges that 47-year-old Jason J. Yapp robbed the Associated Bank on West Broadway in Madison on Sept. 17, 2018, and he attempted to rob the Associated Bank


Dane County Board approves Cambridge bike path grant

The Dane County Board has approved a $209,000 grant to help the Village of Cambridge build on off-road bike route from U.S. Highway 18 northward toward the Glacial Drumlin State Trail.


Kwik Trip to sell fuel made from Dane Co. trash

VERONA (WKOW) – Kwik Trip is buying into the saying one’s trash is another’s treasure. The gas station will soon start selling fuel made from Dane County Landfill trash. County officials announced the partnership today at a Kwik Trip station in Verona.


After Legislature's rejection, Colin Kaepernick included in Dane County resolution

After Republicans in the Legislature blocked efforts to include former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in a resolution honoring Black History Month, a dual state representative and Dane County supervisor got Kaepernick’s name included in a resolution passed Thursday by the County Bo


Person in custody after a stand off with police on I-90

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office says they were responding to a call for a stolen car early Saturday morning when the driver from the vehicle fired a single shot.


In Case You Missed It: Medicaid Expansion, DOT Projects, and Wisconsin’s Tax Ranking

Despite the week seemingly speeding past us, the government has been occupying their time with big projects, and with big projects come big price tags for taxpayers. A new $100+ million highway construction project is being considered for the State of Wisconsin. New reports detailing the ranking of


Dane County deputy arrests driver on fifth OWI charge during traffic stop

TOWN OF CHRISTIANA, Wis. - A Dane County deputy arrested a man early Friday morning on his fifth operating while intoxicated charge, which is a felony. According to a news release from the Dane County Sheriff's Department, Gregory Kolaske, 48, was arrested after a deputy pulled his vehicle over on U


Milton's historic season comes to an end

The Milton High School boys hockey team's historic season has come to an end. After winning their first playoff game in program history on Feb. 12 with a 2-1 win over Stoughton, the Red Hawks were defeated by Marquette High School, 10-0, on Friday, Feb. 15, in a second-round playoff game at Eble Par


WIAA state wrestling meet: Coulee Region has eight semifinalists tonight

MADISON -- West Salem/Bangor wrestling coach Josh Brewer thought the match was over, but Denmark’s Ethan Schwartz managed to shift his weight just a bit to escape a pin attempt by Dalton Schams.


No breach of agreement in explosives case, judge says, and orders sentencing in May

A Dane County judge said Friday that a prosecutor's sentencing memorandum, which theorized that a man convicted of mixing dangerous chemicals last year in his Far West Side apartment was plotting an attack on the UW-Madison campus, was not a breach of a plea agreement.


Northeast Wisconsin natives up for Oscars this Sunday

(WBAY) - Northeast Wisconsin natives are up for the most prestigious award in entertainment--the Oscar. Appleton native Willem Dafoe is nominated for Best Actor for his role as Vincent van Gogh in "At Eternity's Gate."


Wisconsin woman accused of attacking husband with SUV

OCONTO FALLS, Wis. (AP) — An Oconto Falls woman is accused of running down her husband with a sport utility vehicle on Christmas Eve. Authorities allege 36-year-old Sarah Colson and her husband argued while driving home from a family gathering and he got out of the vehicle to walk home. She allegedl

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Delayed sentencing for man allegedly planning attack at Madison campus

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- An anticipated sentencing became a motion hearing on Friday for a man convicted of two felony charges in January in Madison. Brian Campbell, 31, was convicted with second-degree recklessly endangering safety, felony possession of improvised explosives and misdemeanor bail jum


"Wanted Wednesday" taunting teen turns himself into the Rock County Sheriff's Office

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) The Janesville Police Department says Kody Finfrock was wanted for domestic violence, battery, disorderly conduct, criminal damage to property and bail jumping.


Pair charged in federal court for robberies in Madison, Monona and Windsor

A Monona man and woman who were arrested last month for several armed robberies in the Madison area were indicted Wednesday on federal armed robbery and firearms charges. Aaron R. Stanley, 34, and Marjory T. Dingwall, 39, who were both previously charged for the crimes in Dane County Circuit Court,


Evers joins groups suing to overturn lame-duck laws

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is siding with groups seeking repeal of laws weakening his powers that were passed by the Republican-controlled Legislature during a December lame-duck session.


Freezing rain, then rain as the morning moves along

MADISON (WKOW) – A period of freezing rain is expected ice up area roads early this morning. It won’t last long though, as temperatures climb above freezing during the late morning and afternoon.