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Carlson, Elizabeth "Betsy"

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 2:30pm
SAUK PRAIRIE / SPRING GREEN / MIDDLETON - Elizabeth "Betsy" Carlson, age 63, of Sauk City, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, surrounded by her beloved dogs, Sweetie a…

Smith, Nancy J.

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 2:30pm
MADISON / DEFOREST - Nancy J. Smith, age 73, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Madison, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on April 23, 1941, in Madison, the daughter…

Tonar, Henry "Hank"

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 2:30pm
MONONA / MINOCQUA - Henry "Hank" Tonar, age 84, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, at home with his family by his side.

Lowe, Darold "Dode"

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 2:30pm
MADISON - Darold "Dode" Lowe made sure he voted early in this election. Being a former AFSCME Union organizer he cared about workers and knew that elections affect workers and their families. …

Both, Francis E.

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 2:30pm
MADISON / EVANSTON, Ill. - Francis E. Both, age 94, of Madison, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.

Sober house director allegedly ran drug house

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 11:34am
VIENNA, Wis. (AP) — The director of a home for recovering drug addicts has been arrested after residents said he was indifferent to rampant drug use at the home.

Janesville corn dryer fire causes more than $50,000 in damage

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 10:30am
Janesville emergency personnel responded to a corn dryer fire that accumulated more than $50,000 in damage Friday morning.

Beloit police bust underage alcohol party, cite 27 attendees

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 7:30am
Beloit police broke up a party and issued 27 citations Friday night after officers discovered several of the attendees were underage.

Chilly, winter-like weather to continue through Halloween weekend

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 7:15am
A chilly end to the Halloween weekend is on the way for south-central Wisconsin, with low temperatures dipping below freezing.

Chris Rickert: Burke's 'firing' and cleaning up another partisan-made mess

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 7:00am
Gathering the news should be about adding accurate information to the conversation, not correcting the ridiculous turn the conversation has taken.

Tom Oates: Quarterback is king in college football, which is why UW's struggling

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 5:50am
A lack of consistency at the game's most important position has held UW back ever since one-year transfer Russell Wilson scrambled to the NFL three years ago.

WIAC football: UW-Whitewater's Zach Franz relishes big-game opportunity

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 4:00am
When Zach Franz took a trip to UW-Whitewater to see the Warhawks face UW-Platteville in 2011, he was blown away by the support of the 10,622 fans at Perkins Stadium.

Badgers football: For UW's offensive line, the proof is in the film room

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 3:55am
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Four years later, University of Wisconsin right tackle Rob Havenstein can still remember everything about the Badgers’ starting offensive line during his first year on campu…

Badgers football: Five things to know about UW-Rutgers

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 3:45am
The Badgers play the Scarlet Knights at 11 a.m. Saturday in Piscataway, N.J.

Badgers football vs. Rutgers: Who has the edge?

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 3:45am
State Journal reporter Jim Polzin breaks down the matchups in Saturday's game.

Packers: Julius Peppers not dwelling on loss, says team will 'get it corrected'

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 12:01am
Green Bay is in relatively good shape at the break, a game behind Detroit in the NFC North.

USHL hockey: Sam McCormick's third period goal sends Capitols past Tri-City Storm

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 11:15pm
Sam McCormick’s third-period goal put his team ahead for good, and the Madison Capitols held on for a 5-4 win over the Tri-City Storm in United States Hockey League action Friday night at the …

WIAA football playoffs: Reedsburg rallies to oust defending Division 3 champ Monona Grove

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 11:15pm
Rallying from a two-touchdown deficit, the Reedsburg football team ousted defending WIAA Division 3 state champion Monona Grove with a 20-14 victory in a second-round playoff game Friday night…

Bucks: O.J. Mayo scores 25 as Milwaukee wins its home opener

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 11:15pm
MILWAUKEE — O.J Mayo scored 10 of his game-high 25 points in the fourth quarter, and rookie Jabari Parker had 11 points and 10 rebounds in his home-court debut to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a…

WIAA boys volleyball: Madison La Follette defeats Madison West in regional final

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 11:15pm
The host Madison La Follette boys volleyball overcame a first-set loss to beat Madison West 26-28, 25-17, 25-21, 25-22 to advance to WIAA sectional play next week.