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Madison Police looking for two missing teenage sisters; but they're likely not together

Madison police are looking for two teenage girls who are sisters - they were last seen Saturday morning on the city's east side.  


Unusual heat continues in Wisconsin

There were no 90° days in July or August but official records show there have been three 90+ days in September with another hot day expected on Sunday. ..


Runners covered 131 miles to bring awareness for drunk driving awareness Video included

MADISON (WKOW) -- Some runners braved the heat Saturday as part of a 131 mile run to bring awareness to drunk driving penalty reform.  The run was for Robert Korhonen. He and his daughter Stacy were hit by a drunken driver while riding a motorcycle back in July. Robert died, but Stacy survived enduring a long and difficult recovery. She ran to encourage people to be smart about their choices and says if her father was still here he would be thankful for the event but... More>>

Firefighters battle the flames and Mother Nature's heat Video included

It's been an unseasonably hot couple of days in Wisconsin, with temperatures across the southern half of the state reaching up into the mid-90s. The temperatures drew plenty of people outside for summer-like activities on Saturday. But the weather poses a threat for others including the elderly, young children, and people who work outdoors, including firefighters.


Driver in serious condition after Dodge County crash Saturday

Two people have been hurt, one seriously, after a two-car crash near Horicon Saturday afternoon. 


NFL commissioner, players' union angrily denounce Trump

The NFL and its players' union has angrily denounced President Donald Trump for suggesting that team owners fire players who kneel during the national anthem   "when somebody disrespects our flag."  


Police investigate gun shots after attempted robbery on Madison's east side

Madison police are investigating multiple reports of shots being fired and an attempted robbery on the city's east side. 


Packers president/CEO reacts to President Trump's remarks

The Packers president and CEO has made his opinion known in regard to President's Trump's tweet suggesting that team owners fire players who kneel during the national anthem.     


Winnebago County deputy expected to be okay after Friday night shooting

Roads have re-opened in Rockford following the search for a suspected shooter around  the Klehm Arboretum early Saturday after a Sheriff's deputy was shot during a traffic stop nearby.   


Driver killed in Janesville crash Friday afternoon

Person dies in one-car crash near Janesville Friday afternoon.


New app to help Wisconsin farmers estimate corn prices

As Wisconsin farmers plan for this year's corn crop harvest, producers can now use a phone app to estimate what price they would receive for animal feed.  


Wisconsin business owner fights city over colorful paint job Video included

The owner of a makeup and beauty bar in Hudson is creating controversy over a colorful paint job to her business.


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