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Two more incidents reported of Madison teachers using racial slurs

The Hamilton teacher has since resigned, according to district officials, and the substitute from East will not be allowed to return. Read more

Man arrested on State Street bangs head on squad car after trying to flee, police say

The officer was driving on State Street when he spotted Matthew S. Knotowski, whom he had past interactions with and who had a warrant out for his arrest Read more

Portage airport's future under intensive study

Marcus Watson didn’t need to conduct an in-depth study of the Portage Municipal Airport to arrive at one obvious conclusion. 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


In-home care options for Southern Wisconsin people

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Locals can get renters or homeowners insurance at low starting rates

Brad Schimel to decide on possible recount by Monday

Democrat Josh Kaul leads Schimel by a margin of 17,190 votes, or 0.65 percent of the total votes cast. Read more

Dudgeon-Monroe Neighborhood Association officially, strongly opposes Edgewood stadium plan

A letter explaining DMNA’s “adamant opposition,” said the negative impacts on neighborhood quality of life are too great. Read more

Updated: A teacher at Madison West, sub at Madison East allegedly used racial slur

Two separate incidents where teachers used racial slurs in front of students have led to the dismissal of a substitute teacher at East High School while an investigation remains underway at West High School. Read more

Hamilton Middle School teacher who used n-word resigns

"We are writing to update you that the staff member involved in the incident using a racial slur has resigned and will not be returning to MMSD," Principal Jessica Taylor said in a Friday letter. Read more

Man sentenced to 25 years for heart attack death during armed robbery at Culver's

Nicholas A. Ivy, 33, was sentenced Friday to 25 years in prison for felony murder, for the heart attack death of a man who helped open a safe during an armed robbery at Culver's last year.  Read more

Sun Prairie man gets 42 months prison time for having guns illegally

A Sun Prairie man has been sentenced to 42 months in federal prison because he possessed two guns as a convicted felon. Read more

Cap Times Talk: What should Madison commemorate that it hasn’t already?

The discussion series continues on Wednesday, Dec. 5 at the Goodman Community Center. Read more


Wisconsin sports

Down 18 points at halftime, Bucks roar past Bulls

Milwaukee outscores Chicago 46-17 in the third quarter. Read more

Business briefing

Six startups trek to Silicon Valley on a Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce mission

The goal of the annual trip is to help showcase some of the area's innovative companies. Read more

Entertainment and leisure

Balanced Rock Winery breaks ground in Baraboo

With site work already underway, Baraboo’s new winery ceremonially broke ground Wednesday. Read more

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