Author: Shelby Evans

Middleton man arrested for 6th OWI

MIDDLETON, Wis. -- Police officers were requested to check on a man and which led to his arrest for his suspected 6th Operating While Intoxicated offense on Thursday. Officials said that when they located 71-year-old Thomas Schmitz at 2300 Maywood…

Wisconsin surpasses 2 million fully vaccinated people

MADISON, Wis. -- The Department of Health Services reported Sunday that there are now more than two million fully vaccinated people in the state. According to the DHS 2,006,234 people have finished the vaccine series in Wisconsin. That is 34.5%…

One dead from UTV rollover

MADISON, Wis. -- A 60-year-old man was found dead by police after a UTV crash in the township of Lebanon Saturday Night. The Dodge County Sheriff's office and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources responded to a call at 11…

Mallards unveil new logo ahead of season start

MADISON, Wis. -- In anticipation of it's return to baseball the Mallards unveil new logo Saturday night. The new logo, is meant to signify the team's connection with Madison. It features mascot, Maynard G. Mallard standing over a home plate…

MFD: 2 people, 2 dogs displaced after house fire

MADISON, Wis. -- Two people and two dogs are displaced after a house fire on the north side Saturday morning. The fire occurred on the 4100 block of Vidon Drive. Multiple callers reported the fire around 10:27 a.m. on Saturday.…

DNR issues red flag fire warning for Dane County

MADISON, Wis. -- On Saturday the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources issued an extreme wildfire danger red flag warning for Dane and surrounding counties. The DNR said, "The area is experiencing critical weather conditions that are ideal for wildfire, including…

Sauk City man killed from single vehicle crash

MADISON, Wis. -- A single vehicle crash on County Trunk Highway 188 Saturday morning resulted in the death of the driver. According to police the driver was a 30-year-old man from Sauk City who was not wearing a seatbelt. The…

Spring Green man arrested for suspected felony OWI

SPRING GREEN, Wis. -- The Sauk County Sheriff's department arrested a man early Friday night for his fifth offense of Operating While Intoxicated. According to police, the deputy conducted a traffic stop at 6:39 p.m. Friday night on Highway 14…

3 dead, 3 injured; suspect found in Kenosha shooting

KENOSHA, Wis. -- The Kenosha County Sheriff's department has found a suspect for the Sunday morning shooting in a Kenosha County tavern. The suspect will be charged with one count of first-degree intentional homicide. According to law enforcement, other criminal…

40% of Wisconsinites have received at least 1 vaccine dose

MADISON, Wis. -- The Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported Sunday the state has delivered at least one vaccine dose to more than 40% of adults. The news comes after the U.S. Center for Disease Control announced that nation-wide more…

Barn fire in Albion considered total loss

MADISON, Wis. -- Firefighters responded to a barn fire Sunday morning in Albion. According to the Dane County Sheriff's Office a controlled burn was happening behind the barn when the wind shifted causing the empty barn to catch fire. Fire…

Fitchburg Fire Department responds to garage fire

FITCHBURG, Wis. -- Firefighters responded to a garage fire Saturday night on Fitchburg's east side. The Fire Department received multiple calls about the fire around 9:45 pm Saturday. According to firefighters, they were able to extinguish the flames within 15…