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Popular holiday lights display targeted three times in one week Video included

It's a popular holiday lights display that runs along University Avenue in Shorewood Hills. Every year, 228 trees are lit up in Christmas lights for all to see as they pass by. But within the last week the spectacle has been targeted by a thief, or thieves, three times.


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Expanding access of NARCAN throughout the UW System

MADISON (WKOW) - The UW System will be the first in the country to get free doses of NARCAN to prevent opioid-related deaths on campuses.   Opioid abuse has been a major topic of conversation at the national level; however, the epidemic continues to rise.  According to the Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services, opiate-related deaths are up 600 per cent from 2000 to 2016. "This life saving drug is critical when a person goes into an opioid overdose, which we kno...


New conservative group to push renewable energy launches

MADISON (AP) -- A new conservative group hoping to convince wary Republicans of the value of renewable energy has launched in Wisconsin.


Staying healthy during holiday travel Video included

A lot of you will travel this holiday season, so if you want to stay healthy on the road, we compiled a few tips from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Subject of April manhunt says he sent a second letter to Trump

In a letter from his jail cell sent to WKOW-TV, Joseph Jakubowski revealed that he sent another letter to President Donald Trump. 


Partnership to make Narcan available on nine UW campuses

MADISON (WKOW) – Attorney General Brad Schimel and University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross are expanding access and affordability of the live-saving opiate antidote Narcan through a partnership with the drug’s manufacturer, Adapt Pharma.


Verona Mom warns of car break-ins with Nextdoor App Video included

VERONA (WKOW) -- A neighborhood is on high alert after a morning of multiple car break-ins near Verona High School.  Police say the first happened on HIckory Ct. around 6 a.m., the second, Basswood Avenue just a few minutes later.   "I walked out to my car this morning and I opened my door to get in," Katie Kohl said about the scary experience.  "I noticed my glove compartment and center counsel were open, and I just sat here for a few minutes think... More>>

Proposal would require interlock devices for all OWI convictions

MADISON (WKOW) -- All drivers convicted of OWI would be required to install an ignition interlock device under legislation proposed by state Sen. Chris Larson, D-Milwaukee. 


PHOTOS: Crane truck rollover closes Stoughton Road for much of morning

Part of U.S. 51 is closed near the Beltline because of a truck that rolled over.


Clouds clear ahead of peak of Geminid meteor shower Video included

MADISON (WKOW) - This will be one of the more spectacular light shows of the year with up to 50 meteors per hour expected. 


Former Badger great Tim Krumrie opens up about brain trauma

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colorado (WKOW) -- Tim Krumrie, the pride of little Mondovi, Wisconsin, earned a spot in Badgers' fans hearts during his stellar four-year college career that began in 1979. Now he's in perhaps the biggest battle of his life/


Aaron Rodgers preparing to play Sunday against the Panthers

Photo by Keith Allison Photo by Keith Allison

GREEN BAY (WKOW) -- Aaron Rodgers will begin preparing to play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers, according to Coach Mike McCarthy.


AP: Senate, House Republican leaders reach agreement on tax overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) -- House and Senate GOP leaders have forged an agreement on a sweeping overhaul of the nation’s tax laws.


Omarosa Manigault, former "Apprentice" star, to leave Trump administration

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says Omarosa Manigault Newman — one of President Donald Trump’s most prominent African-American supporters — plans to leave the administration next month. 


UPDATE: 2 hurt in Jefferson Co. crash; one driver arrested

All lanes are blocked on U.S. 18 at Gehrke Lane in Jefferson County because of a traffic crash.


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