Author: Brittany Schmidt

Twins give birth to babies 8 hours apart

When you hear the word twins you think similarities and like personalities, but a bizarre coincidence has now brought fraternal twins from our area even closer together.

Siren causes debate among residents

Bangor siren question to be put to referendum in April

Many times, the sound of a siren means there is an emergency, but in the Village of Bangor it's the sound of debate among residents.

Kane's late goal lifts Blackhawks past Wild 5-3

Chicago has won 13 of their last 15 games

Patrick Kane scored a tiebreaking power-play goal with 3:28 left, and the Chicago Blackhawks bounced back to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-3 on Tuesday night for their 13th win in 15 games.

Student charged in UW-L sexual assault case

Man denies allegation

A 19-year-old UW-La Crosse student has been charged with second degree sexual assault that allegedly happened in the stairwell at Sanford Residence Hall on Thursday.

New Glarus school bus struck trying to avoid crash

SUV involved in incident didn't stop, deputies say

A New Glarus School District bus with 26 students on board was rear-ended while it braked and swerved to avoid hitting an SUV that pulled out in front of it, according to a release from the Green County Sheriff's Office.

Amanda E. Benisch

MADISON-Amanda E. Benisch, age 28, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014.

Harley C. Burnson

MADISON-Harley C. Burnson, age 84, of Madison, passed away on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, at Oak Park Place.

Betty "BJ" June Brown

MADISON- Betty June "BJ" Brown, age 89, passed away on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at Nazareth Home.

Gary Smith

Gary Smith of Watertown, passed away unexpectedly on September 10, 2014.

Services to be held for Suter Saturday

Former hockey legend to be remembered at Alliant Energy Center

Services for Bob Suter, the Middleton man who played on the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team, will be held at the Alliant Energy Center Saturday.

Glen Frank Holcomb

Glen F. "Frank" Holcomb, age 71, of Janesville, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at Mercy Hospital & Trauma Center, Janesville surrounded by his family.

DOT expects travel delays during holiday weekend

Motorists advised to avoid peak travel times, use alternate routes

Wisconsin Department of Transportation officials advise travelers to avoid peak travel times on Interstate 39/90/94 during the upcoming holiday weekend.