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Judge sets $350,000 bond for man accused in killing of Sun Prairie man Video included

Daniel Lieske, accused of killing a Sun Prairie man who had been reported missing, is being held on $350,000 cash bond following a court appearance Friday.


Walker issues 2 executive orders to fight opioid abuse

Gov. Scott Walker has issued two executive orders to fight opioid abuse.


Flu season nearing peak in Wisconsin, outbreak is widespread

The flu season is nearing its peak in Wisconsin.


Family: Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose

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Tom Petty's family says his death last year was due to an accidental drug overdose.


Wisconsin Senate schedules confirmation votes on Bell, Haas Video included

Confirmation votes for the embattled leaders of Wisconsin's ethics and elections commissions have been officially scheduled for Tuesday.


Local pediatrician featured in 20/20 special Video included

The alleged horrific crime involved the torture of 13 California siblings is the focus of Friday night's 20/20 special. It includes an interview from Dr. Barbara Knox, a child abuse pediatrician and professor at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. 


What's Going Around: Post-holiday winter blues Video included

Many people go through post-holiday winter blues, and doctors say it can give you serious physical symptoms.


Officer cleared in shooting of Ashland County teen

An officer who shot and killed a teen in Ashland County was justified, according to a review by the district attorney. 


UPDATE: MPD says 14 year old girl didn't know how to brake after stolen car hits squad car Video included

Four people are in custody after an abandoned stolen car hit a Middleton police car while in neutral. 


Madison brothers arrested for Chicago-area homicide

Jordan Harlow, left and Justin Harlow Jordan Harlow, left and Justin Harlow

Two Madison brothers have been arrested on homicide warrants out of Cook County, Illinois.


Police seek tips in Middleton strong-armed robbery Video included

Middleton police have released a sketch of a man they are seeking in connection with an armed robbery.


Water use in Madison drops to lowest level in 50 years

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Madison's Water Utility pumped 9.4 billion gallons of water in 2017, the lowest amount since 1967, according to a new report from the utility.


Man cited for abusing roommate's cat

A 19-year-old downtown man was cited for cruelty to animals after he was seen mishandling a young cat inside a University Ave. apartment. 


Serial tagger arrested following incidents of vandalism throughout the Isthmus

A Madison man was arrested early Thursday morning after officers caught him in the act of "tagging" a Williamson Street business with spray paint. 


Passenger arrested in Blooming Grove traffic stop

A Dane County deputy was originally pulling over a car for not having a license plate, but noticed the passenger was hiding something in his lap. 


Father of murdered Marine speaks out Video included

For the first time, the father of the Marine murdered at a base in California is speaking out.


Local travel expert says not to be alarmed by travel advisory in Mexico Video included

The U.S. State Department has issued its highest 'Do Not Travel' warning for 5 Mexican states.


Fitchburg announces new police chief Video included

Fitchburg announced its new police chief Thursday night.  


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