Adam Duxter

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Hometown: Canton, Michigan

High School: 
Canton High School

College: University of Missouri- Columbia (M-I-Z!)

Other Journalism Experience: Reporter/Anchor at KOMU

Started at News 3 Now on: June 4th, 2018

What is your favorite part about living in Madison? 
The people!

What is the biggest news story that you’ve covered? 
Extreme weather and tornado coverage

What do you like to do in your spare time? 
I love sports, the outdoors, discovering new music, reading, playing guitar, exploring, and spending time with friends and family!

What is your favorite kind of ice cream? 
Sparkys Ice Cream in Columbia, MO, has a flavor called “Oreo Speedwagon” which is half oreo and half coffee. I’ve yet to find a better flavor of ice cream in all my travels.

What is your favorite place to vacation? 
San Diego, California

Who is your hero and why? 
My mom and dad both share the role of my hero. My parents have both worked extremely hard and made major sacrifices in order to provide my sisters and I opportunities to succeed. Simply put, they are the most selfless people I know!

What was your favorite band when you were in high school? 
Foo Fighters

What is your favorite sport to play or watch? 
Play- Football
Watch-Basketball

If you could possess one superhuman power, what would it be? 
The ability to control time

What are you really bad at that you’d love to be great at? 
Dunking

What is your most memorable travel experience? 
For two years in a row, I joined a team of missionaries to Harmons, Jamaica, where we spent time building houses and hanging out with the Jamaican people!

What is your favorite tradition around the holidays? 
Thanksgiving dinner with family and the Detroit Lions most likely losing on thanksgiving day

What is your favorite song of all time? 
Mr Brightside by the Killers

What is your favorite movie of all time? 
Whiplash

What is your favorite book of all time? 
Love Does by Bob Goff

What is the best piece of advice you have ever received? 
“Control what you can control and the rest will fall into place”

Where were you when September 11, 2001 occurred?
I was five years old, in kindergarten class!

Articles

Edgerton Native Rich Bickle Jr. wins Joe Shear Classic as racing returns to Madison International Speedway

Eviction date for homeless encampment at Madison's Reindahl Park set for May 9

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Mallards, Forward Madison to open seasons with certain stadium sections designated for vaccinated fans

Newest public health order in Dane Co. helps wedding venues, restaurants and bars - but the biggest change could come for customers

Why PHMDC and Hy-Vee offering walk-in vaccine appointments could push WI closer to herd immunity

'It scares me': As gun sales continue to surge in Wisconsin, fewer new buyers are going through training

UW-Madison breaks ground on Divine Nine plaza to honor legacy of Black fraternities and sororities

UW-Madison to increase vaccine opportunities for students and staff, 3,500 appointments open next week

'What happened here was ass-backwards': Parking Enforcement Officers, advocates, push back against Common Council decision to break ties with MPD

Roughly 150 march for solidarity and unity on way to Wisconsin capitol

The first of 19 projects to prepare for F-35s in Madison has been announced. What's behind the $9 million plan

'It feels like the city has no leadership': Business owners, advocates, react to lack of support for State Street proposal

'A sense of relief': Inmates at Rock County Jail get vaccinated against COVID-19

Madison says community fridge violates zoning, food safety rules, and demands it close

Despite no limits on outdoor crowds in Dane Co, venue size could put sports, concerts at less than 20 percent capacity

Four neighbors had enough of their village leadership, so they ran as write-ins and took their place

Kerr, Underly make final push ahead of State Superintendent election - what to know about each

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Madison Public Library says concerned staff led to further delay in opening - now hoping for late May return

Despite PHMDC lifting limits for outdoor gatherings, some events could still be months away from reality

For the first time in 557 days, Brewers fans are back in person

'The city has no plan': District Alder opposes homeless shelter location, Mayor says options are limited

'Every little bit helps': Wisconsin bars take advantage of cocktails to go law

Madison Libraries could open doors to the public; decision to be made this week

'Its Friday night lights again': Delayed from the fall, spring football kicks off in Dane County

'We didn't have any reports': Police, community leaders say viral Twitter post detailing hate crime is unsubstantiated

'It's been unmatched': Despite tournament loss, fans say weekend was once in a lifetime experience

The lucky few - roughly 1,000 Badger fans get the chance to see March Madness in person

'This has hit our family pretty hard:' Roundy's employees try to make sense of warehouse shooting

Restaurant workers are cleared for the vaccine - but what toll will the last year have on the industry?

Legends Tavern says 'Last Call' after 37 years - but what's coming next could truly be legendary

Where will the millions of masks Madisonians used end up? If you litter them, likely in the water

MMSD announces phased plan for return to in-person instruction for all grades

Rock Haven employees fired for refusing COVID-19 vaccine now eyeing potential lawsuit

As available homes in Rock County continue to dwindle, prices rise - what you need to know about the market

'Nobody knew it was there': Parents protest handling of hidden camera situation at Madison East

'Obviously it's a loss': WIAA tournament moving from Madison carries economic impact

92-unit complex opening in Janesville brings affordable two-bedroom rents as low as $389