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Dodge County Board member arrested for bringing gun to local school, authorities say

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 6:58pm
Because Siegmann has been critical of Sheriff’s Office operations in the past, the office brought in the Ozaukee County Sheriff’s Office to conduct the investigation.

Department of Transportation to hold public meetings on future of Madison's Beltline

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 6:00pm
No specific construction projects are currently part of the plans.

4-star receiver from New Jersey commits to Wisconsin football

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 5:35pm
The Wisconsin football team found its pivotal slot receiver for the 2025 class in the four-star recruit from New Jersey.

Dane County deputy saves jail inmate from choking

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 5:30pm
The additional staff entered the cell and determined the man was choking on a large piece of apple.

Family of boys who drowned in Sun Prairie retention pond seeks damages from city, school district

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 5:00pm
Antwon Amos Jr., 6, and Legend Sims, 8, died in January after falling through the ice of the city-owned pond at the Wildwood at Main apartment complex.

Washington County DA next pick to weigh charges against Rep. Janel Brandtjen

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 3:42pm
The Wisconsin Ethics Commission has selected Washington County DA Mark Bensen to investigate its recommendation Rep. Janel Brandtjen, R-Menomonee Falls, face felony campaign finance charges.

Brewers chase Pirates starter with barrage of long balls in series finale

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 3:11pm
NL Central-leading Milwaukee saw its offense come up big in the series finale against Pittsburgh. Here's how the Brewers took care of business before embarking on a season-long road trip.

Madison's building permit process can take over a year. Some suburbs take longer

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 2:46pm
A new study finds that Madison's reputation as a hard place to do development is a mix of myth and reality.

For man who found body in chimney 35 years ago, positive ID offers 'sense of closure'

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 1:22pm
"We all knew that the decedent was part of a family of someone somewhere," Steve Liethen said.

Open Jim: Why isn’t Wisconsin football playing Alabama under the lights?

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 12:15pm
BadgerExtra columnist Jim Polzin answers readers questions in his mailbag.

Former D-II, D-III head coach joins Wisconsin men's basketball staff

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 11:58am
The Badgers rounded out their coaching staff following the departure of former assistant Dean Oliver.

Madison is a boon for housing developers, but they decry excessive hurdles

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 10:55am
"The community needs an honest conversation about population growth and what that means," Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway said.

Madison's housing crisis is a national extreme

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 10:55am
The city, the 82nd-most populous in the United States, sits atop national lists for multi-family housing demand, price increases and new young residents per capita.

Woman arrested after driving through school parking lots at high speed, Iowa County authorities say

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 10:50am
After multiple interviews, investigators determined there were no gunshots, but a loud disturbance did take place with an “out-of-control” female, who was later arrested.

Dane County Breakfast on the Farm in DeForest on June 8

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 10:10am
The event has been held for 45 years at a local farm, with thousands of visitors enjoying a hearty meal and encouraged to learn where their food comes from.

Man faces third OWI after 3-vehicle crash on South Side, Madison police say

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 9:05am
Marijuana and brass knuckles were found inside the driver's vehicle, Madison police said.

Janesville police investigating after body found Tuesday

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 7:20am
At about 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, officers were sent to the area of Humes Road and Kennedy Road for a body found near the railroad by railroad staff, Janesville police said.

Packers made splashy free-agent moves, but sneaky smart signings are seen as especially key

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 7:13am
The Green Bay coaching staff is thrilled with the players the team inked to minimum-salary deals to keep doing the thankless-but-important work they do on special teams.

It's Reserve Best in Show at Westminster for Mercedes and her Edgerton handler

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 7:05am
Kaleef Mercedes, a 4-year-old female handled by Kent Boyles, falls to a miniature poodle at the prestigious event.

Young Germans warn of future that echoes their history -- Ron Kind, Cheri Bustos, Fred Upton

Wed, 05/15/2024 - 6:45am
Young people overseas are paying close attention to American politics, and they are concerned — not only about us, but about the impact on them as well.