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Local students start first day of school on Tuesday

MADISON (WKOW) -- Many students in our area will be starting the school year today, but in the Madison area, some students start on Wednesday.
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Milwaukee police officer crashes into stopped car

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee police say an apparent medical emergency caused an officer to crash into another car near Miller Park. More>>

Police searching for soccer brawl suspect

FRANKLIN (AP) — Police are searching for an adult soccer player who they say kicked an opponent unconscious during a brawl near Milwaukee. More>>

3 hurt in interstate accident involving truck and semi

Authorities respond to a crash on the interstate in Columbia County. More>>

Recent string of armed robberies on Marquette campus Video included

 The Marquette University campus has seen a recent spike in armed robberies and students are concerned as the school year gets set to begin. More>>

UPDATE: President Obama speaks about economic recovery during WI visit Video included

President Barack Obama touted the resurgence of the American economy during his visit to Milwaukee Monday. More>>

Public hearing Tuesday on proposed public market site

The Madison Common Council has a public hearing set for Tuesday night on the proposed site of a public market.
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Lakeshore communities could be marine sanctuaries

Lakeshore communities from Two Rivers to Port Washington will able to apply for marine-sanctuary status, which could lead to protections for natural resources and improved research on shipwrecks. More>>

Minnesota student remains in coma after long fall

A Minnesota State University student remains in a coma in Milwaukee, weeks after he fell from a parking ramp after a night of drinking. More>>

Alleged robber killed after victim opens fire

Milwaukee police say an armed robber who accosted a group of victims has died after one of the victims opened fire with a handgun. More>>

Runners raise money for Safe Harbor Video included

Runners in Madison laced up their sneakers for the Labor Day Dash.
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Local Labor Fest draws hundreds Video included

The South Central Federation of Labor hosted a Labor Day celebration Monday.The event took place at the Labor Temple. It featured music, food and kids games.
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