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Marshall man convicted of attempted homicide for shot fired at police officer

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 5:30am
The shooting occurred while police were trying to arrest the man after a shoplifting incident at a liquor store.

Spring break trip to Wisconsin Dells ends in tragedy on I-94

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 5:30am
A Michigan man died as a result of blunt force injuries from the crash, which the coroner's office has ruled an accident. A woman and toddler are hospitalized.

3 things that stood out from Wisconsin football's outside linebackers coach

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 5:25am
Wisconsin football has infused new faces into its outside linebacker group. Here's what the unit's position coach had to say.

Wisconsin football's best pass rusher is a transfer and these factors have led to his success

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 5:25am
The outside linebacker quickly established himself as one of the team's best pass rushers. Here's why he's been successful.

Madison cat is a finalist for wackiest pet name

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 5:15am
The winners in the categories of top dog, cat and exotic pet names will be determined in a public vote that is running through Friday, and the winners will be announced next Wednesday,

Eric Hovde should be Wisconsin's next U.S. senator -- Nancy Wild

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 5:00am
Eric Hovde is a Madison-based entrepreneur who also has interests in California and, with his brothers, created facilities worldwide to protect endangered children.

Ep. 88 BadgerExtra podcast: Causes of concern, sources of confidence at Badgers spring practice

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 7:07am
BadgerExtra's Colten Bartholomew and Jake Kocorowski break down Wisconsin football's first five spring practices.

5 questions with Waunakee boys lacrosse player Gunnar McFadden

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 6:37am
From his favorite athlete to what he likes best about lacrosse, meet Waunakee senior Gunnar McFadden.

Wisconsin Public Radio reimagines format to include separate news and music networks

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 6:00am
Two programs on "The Ideas Network" also will be joining forces to create "Wisconsin Today".

Will Madison benefit from a 'Top Chef' effect? Local chefs think so

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:50am
Top Chef is following Frank Lloyd Wright's path to Madison.

Wisconsin man lived 30 years under assumed name, landed top hospital job, until unmasked by DNA test

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:45am
After a series of legal skirmishes, a detective took the step of obtaining a DNA sample to determine who the real Bill Woods was.

Giannis to have leg tested after leaving in win over Celtics with record fewest free throws ever

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:40am
Milwaukee attempted two free throws and Boston didn't attempt any in the Bucks' 104-91 win at Fiserv Forum.

6 maps that explain Wisconsin football's recent recruiting efforts

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:37am
The BadgerExtra team dived into two recruiting classes to see where Wisconsin football has targeted its recruiting efforts. Here's what we found.

Packers' popularity highlights Tailgate Tour, which may extend to a new country

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:35am
The Packers are heading around the state this week. President/CEO Mark Murphy knows fans are everywhere and may lead to a season opener in South America.

Tony Evers vetoes 'forever chemicals' bill, calls for special meeting to release PFAS, hospital funds

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:30am
The Democratic governor issued a rarely used maneuver calling on the state's Republican-controlled finance committee to convene and release $140 million in state funds set aside in the budget.

Wisconsin expands missing children alert system

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:30am
The Prince Act allows the use of a Silver Alert for missing children if the situation does not meet the criteria for an Amber Alert.

4 observations from Wisconsin football's fifth spring practice

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:25am
Attention to detail is a focus for the Badgers trying to improve screens. Here's what we learned from Tuesday's practice.

3 things that stood out from Luke Fickell after Wisconsin football's 5th spring practice

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:25am
The Badgers are preparing for an expanded Big Ten and Wisconsin's coach weighs in on quarterback play and injuries this spring.

Video game lounge opening on Madison's State Street this summer

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:20am
A 5000-square-foot video game lounge, called The Guild, for beginners and advanced gamers alike plans to open on State Street sometime in late June or early July.

Man pleads guilty to dragging Dane County sheriff's deputy during traffic stop

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 5:15am
Cornelius K. Stewart, 29, also pleaded guilty to one count of forgery for trying to pass fake $100 bills at a store in Cross Plains on Dec. 21.