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1 Dead After High Winds Topple Tree, Crush Moving Car: Police
RACINE COUNTY, WI -- Authorities in Caledonia say that a 52-year-old Racine woman is dead and a 51-year-old Racine man is dead after a tree fell on the vehicle the two were driving on Saturday morning.According to Caledonia police, William and Michelle Martin were driving west on Four Mile Road just
Motorcycle, Van Fatal Crash Victims Identified: Report
SAUKVILLE, WI -- Authorities have identified the two people who died Sunday afternoon in a fatal crash in the Town of Saukville.The Ozaukee County Sheriff's office is reporting that the driver of a motorcycle Steven DeStrampe, 62, of Grafton, and the driver of a van, Antonio York, 36, of Milwaukee,
Watertown school revenue referendum will be on ballot
"If the referendum passes, the school portion of your property tax rate will remain the same at $8.98 for the next five years," according to a site the school district created to provide facts about the referendum to residents. "During this time, the school district will be retiring some debt, and t
Officials ID man killed when boat capsized while duck hunting
MARQUETTE, Wis. - A man has died after his duck-hunting boat capsized in high winds on the Fox River. The Green Lake County Sheriff's Office said authorities searched for 52-year-old Thomas G. Zodrow, of Princeton, near Puckaway Lake in the Town of Marquette and found his body in the water around 2:
Man dies in Hwy. 19 rollover crash
A 32-year-old man from Stoughton was pronounced dead on the scene after a one-vehicle crash last week. Emergency responders responded to the crash at about 6 a.m. Oct. 17 at Walter Road and Hwy. 19 in the Town of Westport.Sunday afternoon, the Dane County Medical Examiner’s office identified the dri
BREAKING: Several crews respond to body found in Rock River
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) --Police have responded to a call that a body was found in Rock River at the corner of Beltline Road and South Main Street in Rockford.Officials say a fisherman initially spotted the body. The coroner will soon go out on a boat with fire crews to retrieve the body.There is no i
Drunken driver reversed car into Madison home, nearly injuring father, two kids, police say
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Watertown police looking for shoplifters
Watertown police are looking for these three men in connection with retail theft at a local store.Image provided by Watertown Police DepartmentWatertown police are asking for the public's help in finding three men who allegedly stole merchandise from a local store.Police said the three entered the u
Woman's chance meeting with Beaver Dam liquor store employee leads to boyfriend's arrest for domestic abuse, police say
The meeting led to the arrest of a 37-year-old Beaver Dam man on felony charges of strangulation and suffocation, false imprisonment and misdemeanor charges of battery and disorderly conduct. Hubert L. Bowie could face over 12 years in prison and a $31,000 fine if convicted of the charges.
Lanes blocked on WIS 33 in Dodge Co. due to crash
UPDATE (WKOW)- Dodge County Sheriff's officials tell 27 News a truck hit a bridge early Monday morning causing lanes on Wisconsin 33 to be blocked while they clear the scene. All lanes, both east and westbound, on Wisconsin 33 between Wisconsin 67 and Madison Road are blocked off. Officials expect t
Randolph man sentenced to prison for drunkenly driving dump truck
JUNEAU — A Randolph man who drove a dump truck while drunk leading police on a chase was sentenced Monday to three years in prison.Theodore Tamminga, 35, pleaded no contest to charges of fifth-offense operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and attempting to flee or elude a traffic officer. Seve
Lois Liners addresses Watertown Rotarians
Lois Liners, who was a partner with her late husband Dr. Robert in many dental missions in the world which were richly supported by the Watertown Rotary Club, returned to address the club at its meeting Monday.
Zachary Terpstra is new police officer
The Watertown Police Department added a new police officer, Zachary Terpstra, to its ranks on this past week at a swearing in ceremony.
Beaver Dam man sentenced to prison for 2016 accident
According to the criminal complaint, Dodge County deputies and Wisconsin State Patrol troopers arrived at a two-vehicle crash at N7404 Highway G in the town of Westford, Jan. 26, 2016, at 9:50 p.m. Cody was trapped in his truck and Beaver Dam Fire and EMS were tending to three teens in a car that wa
Powerball and Mega Millions combined jackpot hits $2 billion after there were no winners Saturday
SAN ANSELMO, CA - JANUARY 03: Powerball and Mega Millions lottery tickets are displayed on January 3, 2018 in San Anselmo, California. The Powerball jackpot and Mega Millions jackpots are both over $400 million at the same time for the first time. The Mega Millions $418 million jackpot would be the
Judge dismisses suit over goats
"Therefore, plaintiff never received a final decision on her applications and may have been granted permission to keep her farm animals. As a general rule, an issue is not ripe for decision if it rests upon 'contingent future events that may not occur as anticipated, or indeed may not occur at all',
Jefferson girls sectional champs, boys qualify for state
WHITEWATER — Having the top two runners in the WIAA Division 2 Whitewater sectional girls race on Friday afternoon helped the Jefferson girls cross country team to a sectional championship with 49 team points.The Eagles will be joined at state by Lake Mills (60), which beat out East Troy (62) for se
Bond set at $7M for Illinois man charged in triple murder
Sydney Mays Jr. BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - Bond has been set at $7 million for a man charged with fatally shooting three men and wounding a 4-year-old boy at a central Illinois apartment complex. The Pantagraph reports 25-year-old Sydney T. Mays Jr. made his first court appearance in Bloomington on Friday.
Commercial kennel and dog daycare coming to Oconomowoc
The business, 1265 Corporate Center Drive, will be run by Kristi Kummer and was once home to a child daycare center.
8 agencies responding to house "fully engulfed in flames," no injuries
TOWNSHIP OF COTTAGE GROVE, Wis. (WMTV) -- Multiple agencies are responding to a residential fire in the Township of Cottage Grove Sunday afternoon. According the the Dane County Communications Center a call came in at 4:08 p.m. for a fire on the 2000 block of Appaloosa Lane. 8 agencies are respondi