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Missing World War II soldier finally identified, remains returned home to Columbus relative

After 73 years, Joseph Natvik is finally home. Read more

Baraboo’s Frank Braun ‘embodied the soul of the circus,’ dies at 74

Braun was Circus World’s longest-tenured employee, returning even after retirement to volunteer. Read more

Cambria man gets 7 years prison for burglarizing Dodge County home

Antonio L. Gamez was found guilty of felony burglary in October. A bail jumping charge was dismissed but read into the record. Read more


Nurse Practitioner opening near Madison

Growing primary care practice an hour north of Madison, WI has an immediate opening for a Nurse Practitioner. Read more

Sun Prairie Girl Scout troop leader arrested for repeated sexual assault of child, police say

Steven C. Faust, 49, was arrested Thursday for the repeated assaults of the child that took place between 2010 and 2015. Read more

Kenosha woman allegedly shot at, rammed car

Elham Jama Alchaar, 39, was charged on Thursday with two felonies — discharge of a firearm from a vehicle, second-degree recklessly endangering safety — and three misdemeanors — disorderly conduct with use of a dangerous weapon, criminal damage to property and hit-and-run of an attended vehicle. Read more

Man pleads guilty to attempted kidnapping, sexual assaults in campus attacks

Coleman K. Chung faces decades in prison after he pleaded guilty Friday to the attempted abduction of one woman and the sexual assault of another on the UW-Madison campus, and the attempted robbery of a third woman. Read more

Man arrested at Racine bar 1 hour after being released from jail

One hour after being released from jail, Aiello Paco Torres was arrested again when he reportedly caused a disturbance Wednesday night at the Riverside Inn, 3700 Northwestern Avenue. Read more

Madison moving toward 'greener,' sustainable future

“I think we’re in a full on crisis mode," City of Madison Fleet Services Superintendent Mahanth Joishy said.  Read more

Literacy Network receives major gift from Madison Club Charitable Foundation

Thanks to a gift from the Madison Club Charitable Foundation, 100 more adult learners will benefit from Literacy Network services in the coming year. Read more

Scott Walker signs all three lame-duck bills into law

Gov. Scott Walker signed all three sweeping lame-duck bills into law in Green Bay on Friday, concluding a last-ditch effort by GOP legislators to roll back some of the next governor's authority. Read more


Wisconsin sports

Game film at a fancy dinner? All part of Kyle Fuller's preparation that's led to an NFL-leading 7 INTs in 9 games

Fuller's study of game film during free moments has included pulling out his team-issued iPad during a players dinner at RPM Italian, outside linebacker Khalil Mack said. Read more

Business briefing

Columbia County farmers say 2018 was 'harvest from hell'

Farmer Steve Wolfe, who farms about 800 acres of corn south of Columbus, told stories about his combine getting stuck in muddy fields during the sodden autumn — fields that still yielded about 200 bushels per acre, despite the wettest growing season in 20 years. Read more

Entertainment and leisure

Meat and Cheese Will Help You Live Longer

New study shows something you may not expect Read more

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