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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.

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.

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.

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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