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Hands on Wisconsin: Frozen Turkey

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 4:15pm
Frigid temperatures have turkeys reevaluating their fate. 

Badgers women's basketball: Connecticut prep Abby Laszewski says she'll play at UW

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 4:15pm
The 2016 recruit, a 6-3 center, will follow in the footsteps of her father, Jay, who played for the Badgers from 1983 to '86.

In the Spirit: Bishop Robert Morlino halts speech, changes venue after tangle with reporter

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:45pm
Madison Catholic Bishop Robert Morlino halted a public speech Wednesday night at UW-Platteville and switched the venue to a Catholic student center after a reporter in the audience refused to leave.

Andree, Frank "Frankie"

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:30pm
VERONA - Our son, brother, grandson, nephew, cousin and friend, Frank "Frankie" Andree, unexpectedly died on Oct. 24, 2014.

Fortune, Roy Robert

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:30pm
MADISON - Roy Robert Fortune, formerly of Madison, died on Nov. 17, 2014, in Naples, Fla. He was born in Milwaukee on June 24, 1935, to Elsie (Goricher) Fortune and Joseph Fortune, and was the…

Knutson, Heather A.

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:30pm
LINDEN / FENNIMORE - Heather A. Knutson, age 33, of Fennimore, formerly of Linden, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at University Hospital in Madison. She was born on Jan. 8, 1981, in …

Simon, Thomas

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:30pm
SUN PRAIRIE - Thomas Simon, age 78, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg.

Geiger, Elaine K.

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:30pm
VERONA - Elaine K. Geiger, age 88, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. Funeral arrangements are pending. A full obituary will appear in a later edition.

Joyal, Victoria Lenz "Vicki"

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:30pm
MADISON - Vicki passed away at home on Wednesday morning, Nov. 19, 2014, at the age of 53, after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer.

State faces $2.2 billion deficit heading into 2015-17 budget cycle

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:15pm
The state is also projecting to end the current fiscal year with a $132 million deficit.

Enjoy Friday sun; it could be last of it for a while

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:00pm
Soak in the sun on Friday, even if it's cold, because it could be the last of the sun in Madison for the next week.

Buoyed by American Family, United Way boosts fundraising campaign by 8.9%

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 1:15pm
United Way of Dane County projects it will raise $19.6 million, it announced Thursday.

Excessive drinking doesn't mean you are dependent or an alcoholic, study says

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 12:55pm
Nine out of 10 adults who drink too much alcohol are not alcoholics or alcohol-dependent, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Fewer orange barrels, more drivers for deer hunt, Thanksgiving

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 12:00pm
Road construction is basically over for 2014 in Wisconsin, but that doesn't mean drivers will be able to drive at will, especially for the start of the gun deer season on Saturday and during t…

Report: Scott Walker preparing to launch presidential bid next year

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 10:40am
Walker tells Politico "there's going to be a hunger for a leader who can actually get things done."

Thanksgiving travel could be highest volume in 7 years

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 9:40am
If travel is an indication of how well the economy is doing, the Great Recession could be over.

It's snowplow driver appreciation day in Wisconsin

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 9:00am
They get up in the middle of the night to make our roads safe. How great is that?

Madison man indicted for alleged drug dealing

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 8:00am
A Madison man has been indicted on alleged drug dealing charges.

Alleged drunken driver leaves scene of East Side crash, arrested at home

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 7:30am
A Madison woman who drove into a vehicle and then left the scene of the crash on the city's East Side Wednesday night was arrested at her home for her alleged third drunken driving offense.

Summit Accounting Group Welcomes Susan Pohlman

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 6:00am
Susan Pohlman recently joined Summit Account Group, Inc. Susan is a CPA with over 10 years experience in taxes and over 20 years experience in accounting.