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UPDATE: One dead after early morning shooting

Madison police are investigating a homicide on Madison's south side in the Badger Road area. Stay with WKOW as this story develops. More>>

Driver found dead after hit-and-run, shooting

Police say a male driver has been found dead — apparently shot after a hit-and-run in Milwaukee. More>>

Man arrested for heroin, near elementary school

Man faces numerous charges after K-9 unit detects heroin odor in his vehicle. 

Police investigate shots fired on Verona Road

Police responded to a gas station on Verona Road for a report of shots fired late Friday night. More>>

Rubik's cube competition coming soon to Dane Co. Video included

A 16-year-old Waunakee boy is bringing first Rubik's cube competition to Wisconsin, in six years. 

Rural Monroe man injured in motorcycle crash

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A rural Monroe man was injured during a motorcycle crash Friday afternoon. More>>

Apartment fire displaces two in Madison

MADISON (WKOW) -- Two Madison apartment residents are displaced after a fire late Friday night on the city's south side. More>>

Former area police chief's behavior called 'reprehensible'

The village of Oregon released details of its investigation into former police chief Doug Pettit.

UW-Madison student taken to detox with dangerously high BAC

The UW-Madison Police Department made contact Friday at 2:15 a.m. with a 25-year-old UW student who was alone and stumbling in the Lake Street parking ramp More>>

UPDATE: Madison fundraiser for stabbing victim a success Video included

The Madison community kicks off a fundraiser for a Waukesha girl who was stabbed 19 times in May and left for dead.

UW-Madison chancellor welcomes students at convocation Video included

UW-Madison freshmen and transfer students on campus. Chancellor Rebecca Blank gave them an official welcome at her convocation at the Kohl Center Friday morning.


College Barber Shop to close after decades on State Street Video included

The College Barber shop, a State Street staple, is closing it's doors next month.For more than eight decades the shop is where you could go for a hair cut and a straight razor shave. More>>

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