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Madison police point to possible links among a series of violent crimes

The crimes, committed since Nov. 20, have likely been carried out by two groups of young men. Police can't say if the groups are connected.  Read more

Madison School Board backs contract that would keep police officers in high schools

Board members voted 4-2 on Monday in support of the proposed three-year contract to keep School Resource Officers in East, La Follette, Memorial and West high schools. Read more

Second man in Culver's armed robbery death gets 15 years in prison

The June 2017 robbery at Culver's, 2102 W. Beltline Highway, was the last in a series of four robberies that Fleming carried out with an accomplice. 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

Ex-Girl Scout troop leader charged with repeated child sex assault

A former Girl Scouts troop leader was formally charged Monday with repeated sexual assault of a child for alleged incidents between 2010 and 2015. Read more

Residents voice concerns about crime at Madison 'housing first' project for homeless

Since the building opened this summer, Madison police have responded to 156 calls for service, including 90 in the last three months. Read more

UW Hospital now has 14 cases of Legionnaires' disease, three deaths

The deaths were of patients who had other serious, life-limiting health conditions, UW Hospital said. Read more

UW-Whitewater chancellor resigns amid sexual harassment allegations against husband

According to Kopper's contract, she holds a concurrent tenured position as a psychology professor that she can return to in 2019-20. Read more

Former Wisconsin Assembly candidate charged with felony

The criminal complaint says 24 people signed affidavits stating they never signed Daniels' nomination papers even though their names were on them. Read more

Another Madison schools staff member accused of using racial slur in front of students

Jefferson principal Tequila Kurth told parents of the incident in an email on Monday afternoon after the incident was reported that morning. Read more

Who’s running for Madison School Board (so far)?

So far, six candidates have said they will run to be on the seven-person School Board.  Read more


Wisconsin sports

Giannis Antetokounmpo makes big plays late, Bucks hold off Pistons

Antetokounmpo made plenty of plays down the stretch, finishing with 32 points and 12 rebounds, and the Bucks held on for a 107-104 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Monday night when Blake Griffin missed a last-second 3-pointer. Read more

Business briefing

Kringle Cream will continue but with new company

The rum drink has been purchased by Death's Door's marketing director who vows to keep it going. 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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