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Kalscheur, Rachel E.

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 2:30pm
MIDDLETON - Rachel E. Kalscheur, age 96, passed awayRachel E. on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. Arrangements are pending.

Rue, Betty C.

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 2:30pm
BARNEVELD - Betty C. Rue, age 83, of Barneveld, died on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Sauk Prairie Health Care in Prairie du Sac. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Ellestad Camacho Funeral…

Judkins, Robert E.

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 2:30pm
LOGANVILLE - Robert E. Judkins, age 91, of Loganville died on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Maplewood Nursing Home in Sauk City.

Topper, Russell Dean

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 2:30pm
MONONA - Russell Dean Topper, age 88, of Monona, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on March 15, 1926, in Mount Vernon, the son of John a…

Larson, Georgia K.

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 2:30pm
MIDDLETON - Georgia K. Larson, age 83, of Middleton, passed away peacefully on Dec. 12, 2014, at Meriter Hospital of a related heart complication. She was born July 8, 1931, in Madison, to Sim…

Stoughton woman was the victim of Fitchburg crash Friday

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 2:15pm
A 55-year-old Stoughton woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash Friday in Fitchburg.

Dozens treated for carbon monoxide at ice rink

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 2:13pm
LAKE DELTON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a carbon monoxide leak during a junior hockey game at a Wisconsin ice rink sent dozens of people to hospitals.

What are you most hopeful for in the coming year?

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 12:10pm
What are your hopes for 2015?

Together: A good list makes grocery shopping easier

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 10:00am
Grocery shopping is one of my least favorite chores. I like to get in and out of the grocery store quickly and still have what I need to make several meals.

Carbon monoxide leak at Lake Delton ice rink hospitalizes 81

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 8:45am
A carbon monoxide leak at a Lake Delton hockey rink hospitalized 81 players and spectators Saturday night, according to a Lake Delton Fire Department report.

Executive Q&A: Work ethic important to leading local Cost Cutters operations

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 8:15am
Marshfield native Patti Wellner became director of operations and general manager for Cost Cutters of Madison in July 2013.

On Wisconsin: Making noise in Bangor to preserve the wail of the siren

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 8:00am
A referendum in April will help the village board determine if four daily blasts of a siren remain or fade away. 

Single rollover crash in Town of Lowell kills 17-year-old teen

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 8:00am
Dodge County Sheriff's deputies are currently investigating a single-vehicle rollover crash that killed a 17-year-old teen Saturday evening in the Town of Lowell.

Police searching for suspects in robbery of Huxley Street home

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 7:45am
Police are currently searching for two suspects in a robbery at a home on Huxley Street early Sunday morning.

Madison woman escapes attempted sexual assault

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 7:45am
A 46-year-old Madison woman was the victim of an attempted sexual assault on Mineral Point Road late Saturday night.

What's New | Biography

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 7:30am
‘Good Men: The Lives and Philanthropy of Irwin A. and Robert D. Goodman’

Career Corner: Three steps to a top-notch personal brand

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 7:30am
Most of us know the basics of proper job interview behavior: dress professionally, ask smart questions and bring a positive attitude. Yet, your personal brand could be telling a potential empl…

Dense fog to greatly impact driving visibility Sunday

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 7:30am
More dense fog Sunday morning could greatly impact travel, with visibilities dropping to less than a quarter of a mile for some drivers across south-central Wisconsin.

Michael Carroll: George Bailey’s right — ‘It’s a wonderful life’

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 7:16am
After decades of watching, I still cannot suppress a smile when I reach the climactic moment in the film “Miracle on 34th Street” when Kris Kringle’s lawyer dumps thousands of pieces of mail o…

Just Read It | Valerie Biel

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 7:00am
Just Read It is a regular feature in which the State Journal seeks recommendations from authors, literary enthusiasts and experts, focused on the contributor’s particular genre of expertise.