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Packers: Reports say Brett Favre coming to Green Bay Monday, but unclear if he will attend game against Falcons

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:45am
ESPN's Chris Mortenson was the first to report on Favre's return in this story that cited sources saying said he would attend a tribute to Hall of Famer Bart Starr that will benefit a boys ranch.

Man robbed at gunpoint on Southwest Side, police say

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:30am
A Madison man walking on a Southwest Side street Sunday night was robbed at gunpoint, giving up his back pack as well as his money.

Gun shots heard on Southwest Side; no injuries reported

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:25am
Multiple callers to 911 heard what appeared to be gun shots on Madison's Southwest Side Sunday night, but police weren't able to find any evidence.

Man mugged at gunpoint Downtown, police say

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:00am
A Madison man Downtown early Saturday was mugged at gunpoint, giving up his wallet and cellphone to the attacker.

'Grinch' stole Christmas tree in Readstown, police say

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:15am
A self-proclaimed Grinch who left a note saying "The Grinch was here" stole the community Christmas tree in Readstown the day before Thanksgiving, but confessed the crime to police two weeks later.

All-terrain vehicles stolen from Darlington business, police say

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 9:30am
Four all-terrain vehicles were stolen Saturday night from a store in Darlington, with one of the ATVs recovered Sunday morning.

3 children injured in Green County crash

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 8:45am
Three children were injured in a crash in Green County Sunday afternoon when their van was rear-ended by another vehicle after the van hit a deer.

'Slow' chase on North Side, driver arrested for alleged drunken driving

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 8:15am
A police chase that never topped 40 miles per hour ended Sunday night with officers arresting a man for his alleged third drunken driving offense.

Early start for salt trucks means few problems on Dane County roads

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:45am
Salting trucks got an early jump on a mix of winter precipitation early Monday, making area roads and streets in relatively good shape heading into the morning rush hour.

Music, misfits and malcontents on stage in Four Seasons' 'Assassins'

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:00am
The first time Christiaan Smith-Kotlarek played Abraham Lincoln’s killer in the edgy Stephen Sondheim musical “Assassins,” his primary focus was his singing. This time it’s the psyche of John …

Cheese balls help build community in Cassville

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:55am
In Cassville, community projects get a hand from the sale of hundreds of cheese balls. 

Michael Perry: Out in the cold

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:50am
There is this moment when the chickadees approach in such a rush that I think of them not as a flock, but as a hustle of chickadees. A dozen or more, landing in the brush and branches all arou…

La Crosse Tribune: PSC can't forget public service mission

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:45am
There is no legitimate excuse for members of Wisconsin’s Public Service Commission to skip public hearings on the Badger-Coulee electrical transmission line.

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Helping Bill O'Reilly understand white privilege

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:45am
What follows is for the benefit of one William James O’Reilly Jr. — “Bill” to his fans.

Outdoors: Missouri hunter feels heat for killing albino deer

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:30am
Photos of Jerry Kinnaman's kill spread widely online, prompting what he called a flood of angry messages from "bullies."

Doug Moe: Tears and laughter at Flagstad farewell

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:30am
A venerable East Side floral shop closes its doors after 70 years.

Just Ask Us: Madison East High School crest

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:15am
Q: What does the crest on Madison East High School mean? The crest on the front of East High School, showing an open book and shield, bears the Latin phrase "ars sine scientia nihil est," whic…

Ask the Weather Guys: What is a panhandle hooker?

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:45am
A panhandle hooker, or Texas hooker, is a powerful storm that forms in the panhandles of Oklahoma or Texas.

Packers: Aaron Rodgers remarkable anywhere, but especially at home

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:45am
Going into Monday night's game at Lambeau Field against the Atlanta Falcons, Rodgers has thrown 360 straight passes at home without an interception.

Packers: With worst defense in NFL, Falcons face tough task against Green Bay

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:40am
If Atlanta can keep the score close early, defensive coordinator Mike Nolan believes his team has a chance to pull a big upset.