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Subject of April manhunt says he sent a second letter to Trump

In a letter from his jail cell sent to WKOW-TV, Joseph Jakubowski revealed that he sent another letter to President Donald Trump. 

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Expanding access of NARCAN throughout the UW System

MADISON (WKOW) - The UW System will be the first in the country to get free doses of NARCAN to prevent opioid-related deaths on campuses.   Opioid abuse has been a major topic of conversation at the national level; however, the epidemic continues to rise.  According to the Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services, opiate-related deaths are up 600 per cent from 2000 to 2016. "This life saving drug is critical when a person goes into an opioid overdose, which we kno...

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New conservative group to push renewable energy launches

MADISON (AP) -- A new conservative group hoping to convince wary Republicans of the value of renewable energy has launched in Wisconsin.

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Staying healthy during holiday travel Video included

A lot of you will travel this holiday season, so if you want to stay healthy on the road, we compiled a few tips from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Partnership to make Narcan available on nine UW campuses

MADISON (WKOW) – Attorney General Brad Schimel and University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross are expanding access and affordability of the live-saving opiate antidote Narcan through a partnership with the drug’s manufacturer, Adapt Pharma.

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Verona Mom warns of car break-ins with Nextdoor App Video included

VERONA (WKOW) -- A neighborhood is on high alert after a morning of multiple car break-ins near Verona High School.  Police say the first happened on HIckory Ct. around 6 a.m., the second, Basswood Avenue just a few minutes later.   "I walked out to my car this morning and I opened my door to get in," Katie Kohl said about the scary experience.  "I noticed my glove compartment and center counsel were open, and I just sat here for a few minutes think... More>>

Proposal would require interlock devices for all OWI convictions

MADISON (WKOW) -- All drivers convicted of OWI would be required to install an ignition interlock device under legislation proposed by state Sen. Chris Larson, D-Milwaukee. 

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PHOTOS: Crane truck rollover closes Stoughton Road for much of morning

Part of U.S. 51 is closed near the Beltline because of a truck that rolled over.

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Clouds clear ahead of peak of Geminid meteor shower Video included

MADISON (WKOW) - This will be one of the more spectacular light shows of the year with up to 50 meteors per hour expected. 

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Former Badger great Tim Krumrie opens up about brain trauma

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colorado (WKOW) -- Tim Krumrie, the pride of little Mondovi, Wisconsin, earned a spot in Badgers' fans hearts during his stellar four-year college career that began in 1979. Now he's in perhaps the biggest battle of his life/

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Aaron Rodgers preparing to play Sunday against the Panthers

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GREEN BAY (WKOW) -- Aaron Rodgers will begin preparing to play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers, according to Coach Mike McCarthy.

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Omarosa Manigault, former "Apprentice" star, to leave Trump administration

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says Omarosa Manigault Newman — one of President Donald Trump’s most prominent African-American supporters — plans to leave the administration next month. 

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