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UPDATE: UW Band will not travel to Wisconsin-LSU game Video included

Updated: Jul 20, 2014 11:52 PM

The UW Marching Band will not be traveling to Texas to perform at the Badgers season opener against LSU. More>>

Anonymous military member sends Purple Heart to Waukesha stabbing victim

The Waukesha girl who was stabbed by her peers is continuing to receive an outpouring of love.
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Research at UW System institutions has big impact in Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin System president Ray Cross says he wants to grow university-based research and design at UW System institutions. More>>

78th Assembly District forum held Video included

Candidates for a local assembly seat tackled the issues Monday night. More>>

8-year-old horse Torres joins Madison PD Mounted Patrol Unit Video included

MADISON (WKOW) -- The Madison Police Department's mounted patrol unit has a new member. Torres, an 8-year-old Friesian Gelding, has spent the last two months doing field training. But he's now out on the streets. Monday evening, he got to meet members of the public at Vilas Park. More>>

Homes evacuated during police situation in Fort Atkinson

Law enforcement in Fort Atkinson evacuated homes on Foster Street due to a police situation. More>>

UW Police call disaster drill a success Video included

 More than 600 people from multiple agencies including the FBI took part in the mock bombing.

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Shark Tank holds casting call in Milwaukee Video included

The ABC show held a casting call in Milwaukee this afternoon. More>>

Fire started by child displaces local families

A news release from the department indicates the child set the fire Sunday afternoon on a bed in an upstairs bedroom, and the home suffered minor to moderate smoke and water damage before Cassville firefighters put out the fire. More>>

One person hurt in car accident on University Ave.

Updated: Jul 21, 2014 07:30 PM

MADISON (WKOW) -- One person sustained minor injuries in a two-vehicle accident on University Ave. Monday afternoon. It happened around 3:30 p.m. Police at the scene said a black, Honda SUV was traveling east on University when it was "clipped" by a silver Honda Civic that was traveling westbound and attempting to turn left at the intersection with Blackhawk Ave.
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Scott Resnick officially joins Madison's mayoral race Video included

After months of rumors and assumptions by many who are involved in Madison city politics, 8th District Alder Scott Resnick has officially announced his candidacy for mayor.    More>>

UPDATE: Police identify Beloit homicide victim Video included

Police are investigating a homicide that happened early Sunday morning; the victim was a 44-year-old Beloit woman. More>>

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  • UPDATE: GAB refuses to allow election observers to use cameras at the polls

    UPDATE: GAB refuses to allow election observers to use cameras at the polls

    MADISON (WKOW) -- Wisconsin's Government Accountability Board (GAB) will discuss several changes Monday afternoon to rules governing the conduct of election observers, including a provision that would allow those observers to take still photos and record video at polling locations.Republican leaders on the Assembly and Senate election committees believe state statute does not prohibit the use of cameras and that any such restriction should be determined by the legislature, not the GAB.But GAB...More >>
    MADISON (WKOW) -- Wisconsin's Government Accountability Board (GAB) will discuss several changes Monday afternoon to rules governing the conduct of election observers, including a provision that would allow those observers to take still photos and record video at polling locations.Republican leaders on the Assembly and Senate election committees believe state statute does not prohibit the use of cameras and that any such restriction should be determined by the legislature, not the GAB.But GAB...More >>
  • House party leads to large fight in downtown Madison

    House party leads to large fight in downtown Madison

     Two people are injured after a large fight breaks out in downtown MadisonMore >>
     Two people are injured after a large fight breaks out in downtown Madison

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  • UPDATE: Madison murder victim from State of Oregon

    UPDATE: Madison murder victim from State of Oregon

    Madison police investigators have located a vehicle believed to be connected to a murder in a parking lot of a hotel on Saturday morning.More >>
    Madison police investigators have located a vehicle believed to be connected to a murder in a parking lot of a hotel on Saturday morning.More >>
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