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Probst, James R. "Jim"

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 3:30pm
FALL RIVER / MADISON - James R. "Jim" Probst, age 52, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. He was born on May 29, 1962, the son of Al and Virginia (Parvin) Probst.

Malm, Earl A.

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 3:30pm
JANESVILLE - Earl A. Malm, age 86, of Janesville, and formerly of McFarland, died on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Nursing Home in Janesville.

Sullivan, Violet I.

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 3:30pm
WATERLOO - Violet I. Sullivan, age 99, of Waterloo, passed away on Nov. 16, 2014, at the Columbus Community Hospital.

Dugan, Todd G.

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 3:30pm
ISHPEMING, Mich. - Todd G. Dugan, age 52, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at his home in Ishpeming, Mich.

10 below wind chilll possible Monday night

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:45pm
If you go outside Monday night, bundle up.

Bartender punched, woman arrested on East Side

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:25pm
A woman who allegedly was stealing drinks off tables at an East Side bar was arrested early Saturday after she punched a bartender in the face and stomach.

Race bias worries prompt board leaders to cut inmate fee

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:20pm
Dane County officials had been considering a $5 daily fee that would be charged to work-release inmates who didn't work.

Badgers men's basketball: UW stays at No. 3 in new AP poll

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:10pm
Kentucky remains at No. 1, followed by Arizona, UW, Duke and Kansas.

Update: iPhone grabber sold it for heroin

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:30pm
A Sun Prairie woman selling her iPhone on Craigslist met up with a buyer Saturday night at an East Side restaurant, but the buyer had no intention of spending money for the cellphone.

NorthStar Medical gets more federal funds for isotope needed for medical tests

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:30pm
NorthStar will receive another $5.2 million from the U.S. Department of Energy.

State home sales post big gain in October, bucking seasonal trend

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:13pm
The statewide median price was up year-over-year as well, as it has been for the past 31 of 32 months, the WRA said.

School Spotlight: 3D printer creates excitement at elementary school

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:10pm
A teacher received a grant for the printer and partnered with a local business.

Provocative dance ends with fight on Southwest Side, police say

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:00pm
A woman who was dancing provocatively in front of another woman's boyfriend early Saturday at a Southwest Side bar ended up getting punched out by both, needing to go to a local hospital for h…

Woman hit by chair in Downtown restaurant, police say

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:45pm
A Madison woman using profanity in a Downtown restaurant on Sunday ended up needing medical help when a man allegedly hit her with a chair, thinking she was directing her language at him.

Police: Scrap thieves cause $100,000 damage to Madison Dairy Produce building

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:25pm
Scrap metal thieves made off with a huge haul over the past few weeks, by stripping out metal and stealing air conditioning and heating units from a vacant East Side building.

Andrew Steele double murder trial set to start April 13

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:15pm
A trial for former Dane County sheriff's deputy Andrew Steele, charged with killing his wife and her sister in August, will begin April 13, prosecutors and lawyers for Steele agreed Monday.

'Fidelio' a first for Madison Opera

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:45am
Beethoven opera cast includes two Wisconsin natives.

Deer hunters asked to watch out for explosives at Fort McCoy

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:45am
Deer hunters, be careful when walking about the Fort McCoy hunting grounds because you might come upon unexploded shells.

Bar fight leads to arrests Downtown, police say

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:10am
Two people, including a 15-year-old boy, were arrested early Saturday after allegedly fighting inside a Downtown bar.

MATC to build $15.6M culinary training center

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 10:25am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison Area Technical College is adding a $15.6 million culinary training center at its campus in Truax to serve students seeking degrees and food lovers who want to impr…