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Stoughton family shaken by alleged piece of hate mail Video included

STOUGHTON (WKOW) -- Harry and Hester Hale have lived in Stoughton for six years. "It's a good town," Harry said. "We have good neighbors." But he said nothing could prepare him for what he found in his mailbox Wednesday afternoon. Harry opened an envelope, with no return address written on it, to find a picture depicting the lynching of two African Americans.

Soldier bracelet finally returned to rightful owner Video included

A supper club in Appleton has been searching for the owner of a lost army bracelet for more than a year, and they've finally got their girl. More>>

UPDATE: Prosecutors ask for arrest warrant for ferry captain

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Prosecutors say they've asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago, leaving hundreds missing and feared dead. More>>

3 men, 1 woman arrested after large Janesville bar fight

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JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- Three men and one woman were arrested this morning after police say a large group began to fight at a bar in Janesville. More>>

UPDATE: 12 dead, 3 missing after avalanche on Mount Everest

Six local tourist guides are dead and nine more are missing after an avalanche on Mount Everest. More>>

YMCA announces new community partnership with restaurants to combat childhood obesity Video included

MADISON (WKOW) -- Creating healthy habits "one bite at a time" to combat childhood obesity. More>>

Appeals court revives Capitol protest lawsuit

ASHLAND (AP) -- A state appeals court has revived a lawsuit brought by a group protesting Governor Scott Walker's collective bargaining bill at the Capitol in 2011. More>>

Suspect in custody after string of random Kansas City highway shootings Video included

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A suspect is in custody after a string of random highway shootings in the Kansas City area. More>>

Iowa Co. inmate is AWOL

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DODGEVILLE (WKOW) -- The Iowa County Sheriff's Department is searching for an inmate that did not return to the jail center. More>>

Badgers celebrate men's basketball season with fans Video included

MADISON, WI (WKOW) -- Coming off one of the most successful seasons in Wisconsin men's basketball history, a sell-out crowd filled the Kohl Center Thursday night to celebrate the season with the team.Nearly 800 people came out to show their support for the team's accomplishments, including getting out to the best start in school history, at 16-0, reaching 30 wins for just the 3-rd time in school history, and giving head coach Bo Ryan his first ever trip to the Final Four.The annual event allo... More>>

Waunakee man charged in bicyclist's death Video included

A Waunakee man faces a decade in prison on a charge of hitting and killing a woman on her bicycle. More>>

Lawsuit seeks to stop Madison apartment project

A group of condo owners in downtown Madison filed a lawsuit to stop the development of an apartment building next door. More>>

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