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Florey, Daniel Thomas

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 2:30pm
MADISON / BELOIT - On Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, Dan Florey, age 62, ended his long dance with alcohol at the UW Hospital in Madison.

Marek, Steven R. "Steve"

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 2:30pm
MADISON - Steven R. "Steve" Marek, of Madison, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014.

Ord, Mildred J.

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 2:30pm
MADISON - Mildred Jerrine Ord, age 92, passed away peacefully at Wynwood Assisted Living on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Her only surviving child, Cheryl, was at her side. She had been under the ten…

Swinehart, Doris Marie (Peterson)

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 2:30pm
NECEDAH - Doris Marie (Peterson) Swinehart, age 84, of Necedah, Wis., passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014. She was born on Sept. 23, 1930, to Ernest and Rachel (Webster) Peterson o…

One man dead after fatal US 151 crash in town of Calamus

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 10:30am
A 29-year-old Lake Mills man died early Saturday morning after colliding with oncoming traffic on U.S. Highway 151 in the town of Calamus.

Reedsburg airport receives more than $800,000 for new terminal project

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 8:45am
Reedsburg Municipal Airport will receive more than $800,000 in federal, state and local funding to continue a terminal building project at the site.

Early morning freezing rain could make for hazardous travel

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 7:30am
Early Saturday morning freezing rain could cause hazardous road conditions until temperatures warm enough for the precipitation to change to drizzling rain, according to forecasters.

Armed robbery on Temkin Avenue hospitalizes 22-year-old with gunshot wound

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 7:15am
Police are currently searching for two suspects in an overnight armed robbery that sent a 22-year-old Madison man to the hospital, according to a Madison Police Department report.

Jerry Davis' Backtag No. 3: Where to hunt may be most important decision

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 6:05am
“If a hunter is not in the right place at the right time, forecasts and weather conditions don’t mean anything,” said Kevin Wallenfang, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources state deer ecologist.

Debt claims against American TV mount as company continues wind-down

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 5:55am
The Madison-based appliance and furniture chain has $64 million in claims from unsecured creditors.

Chris Rickert: Paul Soglin's budget tantrum a little too big for mayor's budget success

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 5:30am
The one perennial exception to the boring-budget rule is how much homeowners' property taxes are going up -- not that, for most practical purposes, taxes going up in Madison qualifies as news …

Road construction season prepares to end for winter

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 5:00am
Construction season is coming to a close, but drivers should be aware traffic adjustments due to the Verona Road Project and work related to the I-39/90 expansion project.

Tom Oates: UW's job share at quarterback has turned negative into positive

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 4:45am
IOWA CITY, Iowa — At times this week, the Iowa football team had to stop preparing for Heisman Trophy candidate Melvin Gordon and the University of Wisconsin’s seemingly unstoppable running ga…

Badgers football: 'Fun-loving' offensive line drives the offense

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 4:30am
IOWA CITY, Iowa — If Melvin Gordon is the shiny, red Ferrari of the University of Wisconsin football team, his offensive line is the 2006 gold Toyota minivan.

Badgers men's basketball: Nigel Hayes motivated to take game to higher level

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 4:15am
Nigel Hayes awoke in the offseason to the booming voice of motivational speaker Eric Thomas.

Packers: Vikings won't overlook Packers' run game

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 3:55am
The main priority won't be stopping quarterback Aaron Rodgers, as many would expect — it'll be stopping the running game.

Badgers football: Five things to know about UW-Iowa

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 3:45am
The Badgers play the Hawkeyes at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Iowa City, Iowa.

Badgers football vs. Iowa: Who has the edge?

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 3:45am
State Journal reporter Jim Polzin breaks down the matchups in Saturday's game.

NCAA Division III football: Brady Grayvold finds perfect fit with UW-Whitewater

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 3:30am
Brady Grayvold knows that from here on out, every game has the potential to be the last of his collegiate career.

Packers: With Aaron Rodgers rolling, Vikings aim to slow Packers

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 12:01am
The Vikings have been vastly improved on defense this season under coach Mike Zimmer, but they were vulnerable again last week in a 21-13 loss at Chicago.