HOME - WKOW 27: Madison, WI Breaking News, Weather and Sports

UPDATE: Police update clothing description of missing Madison woman

MADISON (WKOW) -- Madison police are trying to find 60-year-old Nejay Redd who suffers from Dementia. More>>

UPDATE: GAB announces plan to implement Voter ID

MADISON (WKOW) -- The Wisconsin Government Accountability Board (GAB) will hold a news conference Tuesday afternoon to announce its plans for implementing the state's photo ID law for the November 4th election.The GAB finds itself scrambling to implement the law, after the U.S. 7th District Court of Appeals immediately reinstated it last Friday. It will require voters to show a state-issued photo ID at the polls in order to vote."The GAB's focus today is on developing advice and communication... More>>

Advocate with prison history urges more domestic violence prevention

An advocate for domestic violence prevention who served more than twenty years in prison urged Madison-area professionals in the field to continue their efforts. More>>

Criticism mounting for Vikings, Adrian Peterson

Now that he is facing a felony charge of child abuse for spanking his 4-year-old son with a wooden switch, Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson is facing criticism like he never has before.

Anheuser-Busch 'disappointed' in NFL

Anheuser-Busch, one of the NFL's biggest sponsors, says it isn't happy with the recent controversy that has engulfed the league.The beer giant issued a statement on Tuesday saying it was "disappointed and increasingly concerned" by recent incidents and was not yet satisfied with the league's response.

Jeffrey Vogelsberg takes plea deal, ending homicide trial

The state will recommend no more than 12 years in prison for a man previously charged with the first-degree intentional homicide of his half brother.

UPDATE: Dodge Co. homicide suspect turned herself in

Suspect in Randolph homicide now in Dodge County Detention Facility.

Walworth Co. deputies investigate a case of animal mistreatment

Bullmastiff breed Bullmastiff breed

Walworth County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a case of animal mistreatment, after a dog is found deceased with gunshot wounds.

President Obama ordering military to West Africa to help with ebola outbreak Video included

Obama is ordering 3,000 military personnel to West Africa to erect new facilities and train health workers. He says it's the largest international response in the history of the CDC. More>>

Grand jury to weigh case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart

A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York.

UPDATE: Marathon Co. captain accidentally shoots himself

A Marathon County Sheriff's Department captain shot himself in the hand while he was cleaning his handgun, according to department officials. More>>

Burglar takes off with cash from Madison business

Madison police investigate a burglary at a vacuum store on S. Stoughton Road.

Man charged with campus rape released on bail

A Fond du Lac man facing a felony sex assault charge for what authorities say was the stranger-rape of a UW-Madison student has been released from jail after $10,000 bail was posted More>>

Police searching for missing woman on westside of Madison

MPD says Sara Lovelle was last seen Sunday at her home on the west side.
She was wearing a purple winter coat, white shirt, blue jeans, and tennis shoes.  She does not have a cell phone.



  • Do you agree with the decision to send U.S. troops overseas to help the Ebola crisis?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    34 votes
    115 votes
  • Join the conversation on Facebook
  • Sign Up for Breaking News and Daily Updates

    We've got you covered with breaking news and daily update emails from 27 News and WKOW.com

    * denotes required fields

    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.

Most Viewed Content

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WKOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Anna Engelhart at 608-661-2767. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.