A dry Friday so far in Madison will change in the afternoon, setting the stage for heavy rain, thunderstorms and potential flooding through Sunday.
Bill Novak is a general assignment reporter for the Wisconsin State Journal.
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An Arlington man has been sentenced to one year and a day in federal prison for dealing in firearms without having the required federal firearms license.
Frustrated motorists stuck in traffic jams at the Verona Road-McKee Road intersection will get some small relief starting Wednesday.
A man falling asleep while heating oil to make fries woke up to smoke and a fire in the kitchen Thursday night on Madison's South Side.
A manure spill at a Vernon County farm reached a trout stream Wednesday, with dead fish being found in the stream.
A man's body was found floating in Lake Mendota Friday morning, with police saying there were no initial signs of foul play.
A 26-year-old Reeseville man was shot Thursday night, with the two suspects fleeing the scene before police arrived.
South-central Wisconsin could be the bulls-eye for round after round of heavy rain and severe storms this weekend, bringing the possibility of flash flooding and overflowing streams.
Trace amounts of the chemicals known as "PFAS" have been found in four more water wells in Madison, bringing the total number of wells having the chemicals up to 10 out of the 19 wells tested so far.
A motorcycle rider was killed and a second motorcycle rider had his right foot cut off in a crash Wednesday night in Beloit.