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Temperatures drop, winds increase as winter weather advisory continues

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 2:45pm
Falling temperatures, increasing winds and light snow could combine for a treacherous ride home Monday evening in southern Wisconsin.

A home for the holidays

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 2:30pm
Through Associated Bank’s Roots in Our Community volunteerism program, employees can give of their time and resources to help in the community.  

On Campus: UW-Eau Claire senior wins Rhodes scholarship

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 2:10pm
Tayo Sanders is a first generation college student.

Jerry Davis' Backtag No. 5: Electronic deer registration gets trial run

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 2:00pm
Editor's note: This is the fifth in an 11-part "Backtag" series focusing on deer hunting-related subjects connected to Wisconsin's nine-day gun deer season, which began Saturday, Nov. 22 and r…

School Spotlight: Lunch time for Stoughton students means math games

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 2:00pm
“It’s like a fun way to do something with your lunch time,” said eighth-grader Patrick Regan, 13.

Dane County Jail suicide thwarted by watchful deputy

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 1:45pm
A deputy doing a random check of security camera views in the Dane County Jail was instrumental in preventing an inmate from committing suicide.

Gun accidentally discharges, Florida man shot in Vernon County

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 1:25pm
A Viroqua man unloading his gun accidentally shot a Florida man at a residence in Vernon County on Sunday.

Badgers men's basketball: UW moves up to No. 2 in new AP poll

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 12:45pm
The Badgers (4-0) are tied with Arizona behind top-ranked Kentucky, which received 62 of the 65 first-place votes. UW received the other three first-place votes.

UW-Madison professors honored for science achievements

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 12:15pm
Four UW-Madison professors have been elected as fellows to the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the university announced on Monday.

Some schools in western Wisconsin closing early as snow moves in

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 11:55am
Some school districts to the west of Madison are closing early Monday as a snowstorm starts moving across the state.

Passed out driver arrested for alleged 5th drunken driving offense

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 11:25am
A man passed out inside a running car was arrested Saturday for his alleged fifth drunken driving offense.

Badgers football: Melvin Gordon three-peats as Big Ten offensive player of the week

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 11:00am
The record-breaking season of Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon continued on Saturday, and so did the Big Ten Conference accolades.

Minneapolis Star Tribune: With Peterson, NFL finally rejects 'anything goes'

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 11:00am
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell seems finally to have caught up with the mood of an American public fed up with the off-the-field behavior of too many of the league's players.

Wisconsin dairy farmers to rake in big profits

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 10:42am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The combination of record-high milk prices and record-low feed costs are creating profits for some Wisconsin dairy farmers that are six times higher than previous good yea…

Police: Purse snatchers arrested after a possible 3rd theft

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 10:30am
A couple suspected of possibly stealing purses from three women in grocery store parking lots was arrested Sunday after almost hitting a 10-year-old boy.

The man in no man's land: Photographer Narayan Mahon's 'Lands in Limbo' opens at MMOCA

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 10:00am
Photographer Narayan Mahon wanted to see what life is like in a country unrecognized by the rest of the world.

Most public schools on 5-day break for Thanksgiving

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 9:30am
Most Madison area schools and government buildings will be on an extended break for Thanksgiving, with many public school districts giving students a five-day holiday.

A celebration of talent

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 7:00am
Welcome the holiday season with a top-notch locally produced show.

Ask the Weather Guys: November one of coldest on record

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 6:45am
Ten days of below-freezing temperatures put November 2014 in the record books.

Just Ask Us: Why is admission to Henry Vilas Zoo free?

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 6:00am
The Vilas family donated the land where the Henry Vilas Zoo sits today and designated that it always remain free to the public. 

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