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Wisconsin men's hockey adds highest-scoring forward from transfer portal

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 3:19pm
A visit to Madison this week turned into a transfer portal commitment for a forward known for scoring.

Pedestrian mall debuts on State Street in Madison

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 3:18pm
The 400–600 blocks of State Street feature new art and on-street seating and will host public events throughout the spring and summer.

Madison La Follette High School students arrested for armed robbery and possession of a gun

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 3:00pm
Bankston was arrested for carrying a concealed weapon, possessing a firearm on school property and resisting arrest, and booked into the Dane County Jail.

Madison City Council roundup: New Madison Public Library Director, support for Atwood venue

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 2:00pm
The city has given a TIF loan to a music venue planned for the former Madison Gospel Tabernacle near Schenk's Corners.

Do people still participate in No Mow May?

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 1:45pm
The city of Madison is urging residents to limit mowing to just twice in May to support local pollinators as part of an initiative it calls "Low Mow May."

Woman arrested for stealing puppy from Far East Side pet store, Madison police say

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 1:20pm
Sugar was taken on April 30 from Animart, 4303 East Towne Way, along with other pet care items, Madison police said.

Madison's State Street pedestrian mall experiment starts today

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 12:50pm
As of Wednesday, vehicle traffic on the 400-600 blocks of State Street will not be allowed from 3 p.m. to 4 a.m. on weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 a.m. on weekends and holidays.

Madison man arrested for stabbing man he was arguing with on Far East Side, Madison police say

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 12:35pm
The men, who know each other, were yelling at one another before the argument turned physical, Madison police said.

Man cited after accidentally shooting into neighbor’s apartment while cleaning gun, Madison police say

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 12:10pm
The incident happened in the 4700 block of Madison Yards Way around 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Madison police said.

Former Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan: I'm not voting for Donald Trump

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 11:55am
Ryan said he doesn't plan to vote for Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, but rather will be writing in a GOP candidate instead.

UW-Madison adds special security measures for spring commencement Friday, Saturday

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 11:50am
With the recent unrest on campus related to the war in Gaza, UW announced the security measures, which follow typical Badgers gameday protocols.

What to know about Microsoft's $3.3 billion data center in southeast Wisconsin

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 11:20am
Microsoft Corporation plans to more than triple their investment in southeast Wisconsin from an initial $1 billion proposal to a $3.3 billion effort.

Here's what you can do to protect Wisconsin's frogs and toads

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 9:40am
It's Amphibian Week. So the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has provided tips on how you can protect frogs, toads and salamanders.

Man knocking items off shelves at Rock County store arrested for fifth OWI, authorities say

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 9:35am
A deputy found the man, confirmed that he arrived alone in a vehicle, conducted field sobriety tests, and arrested him for a fifth offense of OWI, authorities said.

3 men arrested after armed robbery of marijuana, vehicle pursuit, Janesville police say

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 8:55am
No injuries were reported in the armed robbery or pursuit that ended when police rammed a stolen car driven by one of the men, police said.

9 Madison-area festivals for your May calendar

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 7:20am
There's Brat Fest and Syttende Mai, of course, but that's just the beginning.

This 2-time WIAA state girls tennis champion commits to NCAA Division I program

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 7:07am
The Madison Edgewood senior won two WIAA Division 2 state singles titles and twice finished as a state runner-up, including as a freshman at Madison Memorial. Here's where she's headed.

Biden heads to Wisconsin to laud planned Microsoft facility at Foxconn site — and troll Trump

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 6:55am
Microsoft plans to build a $3.3 billion data center that is expected to create roughly 2,000 jobs at the southeastern Wisconsin site where Foxconn once planned a huge facility.

Depth charge: Packers coaching staff pleased with new offensive line options

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 6:47am
Green Bay has overhauled its front line — including with three selections in last month's NFL Draft. Here's how the staff feels about the revamped group.

Hands on Wisconsin: Toddlers understand rules better than Donald Trump

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 6:40am
Donald Trump keeps violating a gag order imposed on him by the judge in his hush money trial in New York. He seems incapable of not disparaging witnesses and other people involved in the trial.