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Crews evacuate areas of Dane County due to flooding

Evacuations are in place in several areas after historic flooding in Dane County. Dane County Emergency Management officials say the Black Earth Creek has hit a new record high flood stage. 

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National Weather Service investigates possible Delavan tornado

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The National Weather Service will be in Walworth County Tuesday morning after reports of a tornado.

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Lightning strike likely started Dane County house fire

Dane County sheriff's officials say lightning likely started a fire that destroyed a home Monday night in Dane County.

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Man rescued from car after getting stranded in flood water Video included

EMTs rescue man from car stalled in flood water. EMTs rescue man from car stalled in flood water.

Man had to be rescued from his car after it stalled in flood water.

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Flooded roads strand travelers in Madison Video included

In Madison's west side, water started rising just before 6 p.m. Monday night and didn't stop, leaving many city streets looking more like lakes than roads.

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Another former Walker aide openly criticizes administration in a new ad Video included

Another former top aide to Governor Walker is openly criticizing his administration in a new ad supporting Democratic nominee Tony Ever's.

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Public records show Gov. Walker's spending thousands on state plane trips Video included

One Wisconsin Now discovered through a public information request Governor Walker took 869 total flights between September 2015 and April 2018; totaling 114,390 miles, with a total net cost of $818,497.06 to taxpayers.

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Mount Horeb begins school as district vows to tackle suicide prevention Video included

Students in Mount Horeb walked back in the classrooms on Monday to start the new school year. They'll learn the usual subjects, but district officials say they will also tackle the issue of youth suicide after several young people killed themselves over the summer.

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Pilot of ultralight that crashed into Janesville bridge identified

The Janesville man who crashed his motorized paraglider into Janesville's Memorial Bridge Saturday has been identified as Steven A. Hovland.

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UPDATE: 2 women report sexual assault by Badgers football player, police say Video included

Badger wide receiver Quintez Cephus, who announced over the weekend that he is taking a leave of absence from the team because of pending legal action, is expected in court Thursday.

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  • Microsoft uncovers more Russian attacks ahead of midterms

    Microsoft uncovers more Russian attacks ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:32 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:09:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...
    Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections.More >>
    Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections.More >>
  • Stinky 'corpse flower' in full bloom in California

    Stinky 'corpse flower' in full bloom in California

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:31:41 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:08:00 GMT
    Visitors are flocking to the Huntington Library in Southern California to get a whiff of the so-called corpse flower, known for the rotten stench it releases when it blooms.More >>
    Visitors are flocking to the Huntington Library in Southern California to get a whiff of the so-called corpse flower, known for the rotten stench it releases when it blooms.More >>
  • Confederate statue on UNC campus toppled by protesters

    Confederate statue on UNC campus toppled by protesters

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-08-21 02:54:50 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:04:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Banners are used to cover the statue known as Silent Sam as people gather during a rally to remove the confederate statue from campus at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Banners are used to cover the statue known as Silent Sam as people gather during a rally to remove the confederate statue from campus at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    The controversial "Silent Sam" statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters.More >>
    The controversial "Silent Sam" statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters.More >>
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