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Sun Prairie firefighter Ryan Welch recovering, thankful for community support Video included

A fundraiser Friday night in Madison was held to help the family of Ryan Welch, the firefighter who was hurt and survived the Sun Prairie explosion.

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Two men beaten with a baseball bat after being robbed

The two victims were beaten with a baseball bat and had their cash, phones and a backpack were taken.

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The Latest: Boat victims mourned

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A Missouri sheriff says at least 11 people have now been confirmed dead after a boat carrying tourists on a lake in a popular vacation city capsized and sank. More>>

Opera in the Park set for Saturday night

You can enjoy some great music for free at Garner Park in Madison Saturday. Opera in the Park begins at 8 p.m. 

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Brodhead family witnesses dangerous storms in Iowa Video included

A southern Wisconsin family was in Des Moines, Iowa when tornadoes swept through the area.

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Washington Island racing to fix underwater power cable Video included

The clock is ticking on Washington Island in Door County after its main underwater power cable from the mainland failed.

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DNR investigating body found in water at Devil's Lake

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials are investigating the death of a man who was found late Friday at Devil's Lake State Park.  

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SILVER ALERT CANCELED: Mayville man found safe

A 62-year-old Mayville man, whose family last heard from him Thursday has been safely located. 

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Wisconsin Dells duck boat operators reviewing safety procedures Video included

Passengers cruising in a duck boat on the Wisconsin River Friday. Passengers cruising in a duck boat on the Wisconsin River Friday.

Operators of duck boats in Wisconsin Dells are reviewing safety procedures after a duck boat capsized in Branson, Missouri, killing 17 people. 

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UPDATE: Pilot killed after small plane crash near Sheboygan airport Video included

A pilot and dozens of farm animals are dead after a plane crashed into a farm near Sheboygan Falls.

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  • 'Suffering' ends with Honduran baby back in parents' arms

    'Suffering' ends with Honduran baby back in parents' arms

    Friday, July 20 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-07-20 18:50:18 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-07-21 15:07:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Esteban Felix). In this July 18, 2018 photo, Rolando Bueso Castillo and his wife Adalicia Montecinos, stand in their home in La Libertad, Honduras. It's been five months since they have seen their infant son Johan Bueso Castillo who was separ...(AP Photo/Esteban Felix). In this July 18, 2018 photo, Rolando Bueso Castillo and his wife Adalicia Montecinos, stand in their home in La Libertad, Honduras. It's been five months since they have seen their infant son Johan Bueso Castillo who was separ...
    A Honduran man who was separated from his baby son at the Texas border and then deported without him soon will hold the boy again.More >>
    A Honduran man who was separated from his baby son at the Texas border and then deported without him soon will hold the boy again.More >>
  • Officials release names of those killed in boat accident

    Officials release names of those killed in boat accident

    Saturday, July 21 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-07-21 04:18:42 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-07-21 15:07:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). People pray outside Ride the Ducks, an amphibious tour operator involved in a boating accident on Table Rock Lake, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). People pray outside Ride the Ducks, an amphibious tour operator involved in a boating accident on Table Rock Lake, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo.
    More than half of the 17 people killed when a tourist boat sank on a Branson lake were members of the same Indiana family, and they likely wouldn't have been on the ill-fated trip but for a ticket mix-up.More >>
    More than half of the 17 people killed when a tourist boat sank on a Branson lake were members of the same Indiana family, and they likely wouldn't have been on the ill-fated trip but for a ticket mix-up.More >>
  • MGM turns to never-tested law to sue Vegas shooting victims

    MGM turns to never-tested law to sue Vegas shooting victims

    Friday, July 20 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-07-20 20:52:38 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-07-21 15:01:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ronda Churchill, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2017 file photo, an American flag waves near a police barricade on the Las Vegas Strip with the MGM Grand hotel and casino in the background after a mass shooting in Las Vegas. The unprecedented ...(AP Photo/Ronda Churchill, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2017 file photo, an American flag waves near a police barricade on the Las Vegas Strip with the MGM Grand hotel and casino in the background after a mass shooting in Las Vegas. The unprecedented ...
    The unprecedented move from MGM Resorts International to sue hundreds of victims of last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas relies on an obscure U.S. law never tested in court.More >>
    The unprecedented move from MGM Resorts International to sue hundreds of victims of last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas relies on an obscure U.S. law never tested in court.More >>
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