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

'Everyone is crazy for the ball': How an oversized inflatable beach ball captured the attention and affection of Stoughton

5,500 households in Madison considered 'High Risk' for eviction as moratorium expires

As WI Coronavirus cases rise once again, why medical professionals say masks, even for the vaccinated, could be necessary

Don't rely on outdoor sirens to alert you of severe weather overnight, officials say

Fate of Madison bar with mob ties now awaits plan commission decision

Crossfit Games expected to bring Madison $12 million in revenue

'It means everything': Approximately 500,000 fans show up and show out for Bucks parade

'My long lost son': Milwaukee woman recalls time she gave Giannis Antetokounmpo a ride to arena during his rookie season

Milwaukee Bucks fans celebrate first NBA Finals win since 1974

Volunteers walk 50 miles in multi-million dollar fundraising effort for Boys and Girls Club of Dane County

'They got picked up and left with another couple': Son not sure missing parents made it to their destination

Madison City Council to vote on proposal to end Reindahl Park homeless encampment

Thousands celebrate Waunakee's 150th anniversary at Waunaboom celebration

'Something we're going to have to deal with': First responders in Rock County train for possibility of active shooter

'My life changed forever': Verona dad shares experience of losing hand, extreme pain, after 2020 firework injury

'This is like the best case scenario': Athletic Trainer breaks down Giannis' injury diagnosis, chances for return

As demand for RV's continues to surge, a new type of business is taking over

Black Business Expo to highlight entrepreneurs of color in Rock County

'Demons are in my head': Bail set at $100K for Rock County man accused of killing his grandmother

Rain is on its way - but is it coming fast enough to help Wisconsin's farmers?

Despite game one loss, Bucks fans remain optimistic

Water quality in Madison's lakes is still a concern - what you can do to make a difference

'By the grace of God': Homeowner's quick actions save his house and himself after grill fire - what to know if it happens to you

'Frustration': State Street business owners sound off on plans to build newer, larger bus stops

As hot weather continues, emergency vets ask pet owners to be cautious

Return of AmFam Championship provides lasting memories for golf fans

How your power company is working to keep your lights on during 2021's hottest stretch

Over $10 million in rent assistance is still unclaimed in Dane County - how to find out of you qualify

Milton Golf to get second chance after WIAA computer glitch nearly costs them trip to state contest

'GRiT' event gives Dane County girls a chance to learn mountain biking skills

'The class of 2021 is unique': Veterans Memorial Coliseum hosts graduation ceremonies for resilient '21 class

'This is what I envisioned': Months into restoration process, Janesville's Monterey Hotel is a blank slate

'If you're fully vaccinated, the pandemic for the most part is over for you': Why top docs are hopeful hospitalizations reach pandemic lows

As the Dane County Farmer's Market plans its return, other major events could take more time or wait until 2022

As the Alliant Energy Center prepares for a massive overhaul, the 'Destination District' project could reshape Madison

Thursday's Beltline crash the 20th in May - up 4 times from May 2020 - Why?

Bills to ban transgender students from women's sports go before assembly and senate committees

'Mere luck': Scientists reflect on fall COVID-19 surge on UW campus - say situation could have been much worse

'Stop the violence' event in Beloit highlights need for justice for families impacted by gun violence

Closing the gap: Public Health in Rock County aims to up vaccine numbers with high school clinics