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DNR warns of elevated fire risk for all of Wisconsin

Mon, 04/15/2024 - 10:40am
On Saturday, 37 fires burned over 30 acres, making it the most active wildfire day this year in Wisconsin, according to the DNR.

Former Department of Revenue deputy secretary David Casey to lead agency

Mon, 04/15/2024 - 10:24am
David Casey fills the vacancy created when Peter Barca announced late last month he would be stepping down as he considers a campaign for the state's 1st Congressional District.

5 unhittable high school softball strikeout pitches in the Madison area

Mon, 04/15/2024 - 9:37am
Getting behind in the count gives an advantage to pitchers, and these five pitches frustrate hitters.

Elton John tribute band coming to Madison's Barrymore Theatre

Mon, 04/15/2024 - 9:00am
Tom's Elton Tribute is coming to the Barrymore Theatre on Madison's East Side on Thursday.

Ask the Weather Guys: Did the total solar eclipse impact the weather?

Mon, 04/15/2024 - 8:55am
The sun's disappearance has an effect on temperature, relative humidity and wind.

3 killed, 6 injured in Rock County crash after van goes through stop sign, authorities say

Mon, 04/15/2024 - 8:50am
No criminal charges have been filed as a result of the crash and the investigation is continuing, authorities said.

Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in crash off Monroe County highway, authorities say

Mon, 04/15/2024 - 8:10am
The motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet and suffered serious head injuries, authorities reported.

Middleton man fled police at speeds above 130 mph, Dodge County authorities say

Mon, 04/15/2024 - 7:40am
The pursuit on Highway 151 continued for about 28.5 miles into Fond du Lac County, the Dodge County Sheriff's Office said.

Why the Packers could add to their running back group in 2024 NFL Draft

Mon, 04/15/2024 - 6:40am
Josh Jacobs was acquired in the offseason and Aaron Jones left shortly thereafter. Would Green Bay use a draft pick to add another running back?

Wisconsin family recounts harrowing escape after gunman burst into their home

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 5:05pm
Facing a gunman through her sliding glass door, Natasha Iverson's only thought was to save her children.

Top prospect provides late spark as former ace cools off Brewers' offense

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 4:05pm
The Brewers tied a franchise record leading into an anticipated game against Corbin Burnes. But a rookie paced the Orioles late.

SOS: LeafGuard-brand eaves leak, homeowners seek fair resolution for warranty claim

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 3:45pm
The Molles, who keep very good records, said workers had returned five times since they paid $3,765 to have the eaves installed on their Madison home.

Former 4-star quarterback opens up about transfer from Wisconsin football

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 3:30pm
An exclusive interview with Nick Evers, who had a promising career by recruiting rankings but never came to fruition at Wisconsin, details his feelings on his decision.

Late-quarter runs cause Bucks to lose playoff positioning in regular-season finale

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 3:10pm
A scoring drought and another run were too much Milwaukee to overcome against the Magic. It hurt the Bucks' playoff positioning.

Lifelong Learner: Precollege programs prepare students for success

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 9:30am
There are many precollege programs across the state for students in grades 2–12.

Mineral Point grad, former Wisconsin men's basketball guard finds transfer home

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 9:04am
The junior is the first Wisconsin departure this offseason to announce a new transfer home.

OUR VIEW: Don't let the cost of Wisconsin's prisons dodge scrutiny

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 8:05am
Candidates in the Nov. 5 election need to offer solutions

Garden calendar | For the week of April 14

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 8:00am
Tips for your flowers, plants, trees and shrubs.

Wisconsin football recruiting targets future classes with offers, welcomes visitors

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 7:13am
The Badgers were busy working toward the fall season and allowed potential future players to see what their coaching looks like.

Why the Packers are in the market for a quarterback in 2024 NFL Draft

Sun, 04/14/2024 - 6:47am
Jordan Love had a strong first season as the Packers' starter. The franchise has a history surrounding the position and the draft, and may not be set at the position.