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Police: Robber terrifies staff by swinging knife, could be same suspect in other robberies

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 12:30pm
A robber who allegedly was swinging a knife at terrified beauty shop workers could be the same man who robbed other area businesses.

Police: Child, 4, hit by truck, injured in Mount Horeb; truck driver dies of apparent medical issue

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 11:20am
A 4-year-old child standing outside waiting to go to school was struck by a pickup truck in Mount Horeb Thursday morning, with the driver apparently having a medical issue before the crash, au…

Minneapolis Star Tribune: Porthole drivers are clueless behind the wheel

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 11:15am
We’re reintroduced to them each year when the first snow falls. For lack of a better name, we’ll call them the Submariners.

Clerk, 64, hurt in armed robbery on East Side

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 10:45am
A 64-year-old store clerk was injured Wednesday when she was pushed to the floor by a robber holding a knife.

Woman, 84, mugged on East Side, police say

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 10:30am
An 84-year-old Madison woman was taken to a local hospital after she was mugged outside an East Side grocery store.

Passed out driver arrested for alleged 6th drunken driving offense

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 10:00am
A Janesville man who was seen passed out behind the wheel of his vehicle Wednesday night was arrested for an alleged sixth drunken driving offense.

Robbery suspect sought in Middleton

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 9:45am
Middleton police are looking for a man who attempted to rob a convenience store Wednesday night, but fled without getting anything.

Light snow, cold combine for slick area streets and highways

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 9:00am
Madison drivers were getting to use their winter driving skills about a month ahead of schedule, as light snow and cold temperatures combined to slicken area streets and highways.

Showdown: Rutting buck faces off against Madison officer

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 8:20am
It had the feel of an old-time Western, a showdown on the main street of a dusty town. Except it was a 10-point  buck, snorting and stomping at a Madison police officer.

Local developer builds sparkling-new lake house on Monona Bay after teardown

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 8:00am
A key contributing factor was a new zoning class that let a slightly larger house be built than otherwise could have.

Know Your Madisonian: Jon Lica

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 7:00am
This will be Jon Lica's second year overseeing Dane County's biggest distribution of free Thanksgiving fixings to needy families.

Army vet has government letter declaring him dead

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 6:32am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — An 81-year-old Army veteran from Madison wants the government to know he's alive and well, despite its information to the contrary.

Suttle-Straus Recognized As a "Best Workplace in the Americas"

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 6:00am
For the fifteenth year in a row, Suttle-Straus, Waunakee based marketing solutions company, has been recognized as an industry leader. The Printing Industries of America (PIA) awarded the comp…

University Hills Dental Welcomes New Dentist to Madison Office

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 6:00am
MADISON, WISCONSIN - University Hills Dental, UHillsDental.com, is proud to welcome Dr. Sirisha Gogineni to their dental team. Dr. Gogineni was born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago and re…

Settlers bank Welcomes Dan Nichols to the team

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 6:00am
Windsor, Wisconsin - Tom Spitz, CEO and David Fink, President of Settlers bank are excited to announce the addition of Madison native, Dan Nichols, to the Settlers bank team. Dan is an experie…

Madison Area Sports Commission Announces New Positions

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 6:00am
(MADISON) The Madison Area Sports Commission (MASC) is pleased to announce the internal promotions of two key staff members, Jamie Patrick and Kate Dale. Patrick, now Vice President, was previ…

Restaurant review: Hug your Teddywedger and the siblings who saved the shop

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 5:45am
It’s disappointing that the new owners had to make Teddywedgers’ signature pasty, the Big Cheesy, less cheesy. 

Chris Rickert: Modest concert venue a problem lots of cities would like to have

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 5:30am
The tyranny of the American car culture still has the ability to quash an exciting Madison project.

Dr. Zorba Paster: Giving fitness devices a workout

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 5:00am
Giving fitness devices a workout

Tom Oates: Packers in need of statement victory

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 3:55am
The Packers are running out of opportunities to show that they are playoff-worthy.