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

Lincoln Elementary School teachers organize parade to see students - from a distance

Construction projects throughout Southern Wisconsin continue during spread of COVID-19

16-year-old taken into custody following 120 mph chase

This Wisconsin bridge is as old as the Titanic - how a family is working to preserve it after its removal

What Gov. Evers' decision to pause evictions means for renters, property owners

Rock County senior takes COVID-19 inspired senior photos

Janesville company says it's prepared to make 200,000 reusable masks for medical workers and first responders

Janesville police separating officers into substations at schools, library to try and prevent spread of COVID-19

Seniors share messages of positivity during COVID-19 shutdown

Janesville homicide suspect arrested in Tennessee

Stuck in limbo: 23-year-old Janesville native one of thousands stranded in Peru

Restaurants in Southern Wisconsin attempt to adjust to 'new normal', stay afloat amidst changes

MPD makes arrest for 5th OWI after suspect crashes into his own apartment

Rock County searching for poll workers for April 7 election

Lack of test kits leads to low number confirmed COVID-19 cases in Rock County

UW System to offer prorated room and board refunds

DMV centers closed Friday to deep clean; to reopen with limited in-person services

Dane County books hotel rooms for homeless to help social distancing efforts at shelters

Rock County non-profits in need of help staying afloat due to COVID-19

A Rock County family that relies on special water for rare disorder can no longer find it available in stores

Janesville group organizes hundreds of lunches for kids in need

School District of Beloit will provide meals all children ages 1-18 starting March 16

How cities like Janesville are operating during COVID-19 while still providing necessary services

Body found in Medina field, Dane County Sheriff's Office says

What the state's decision to close schools means for families in the Madison Metropolitan School District

UW-Madison says WIAA Boys' State Basketball Tournament won't be at Kohl Center amid COVID-19 concerns

NCAA Tournament canceled due to fear of spreading COVID-19

Milwaukee Brewers, Major League Baseball suspending spring training, delaying start of regular season

Brewers were scheduled to play opening day game in two weeks

Remainder of Big Ten Tournament canceled

NBA suspends regular season until further notice

Packers will release Jimmy Graham on Thursday

Badgers will play Friday's Big Ten Tournament game in front of no fans

Men's and Women's NCAA Tournament games will be played with no fans in attendance

Saturday's Badger Women's Hockey NCAA quarterfinal game to be played with 'limited attendance' due to concerns of COVID-19

'Miracle League' field coming to Dane County would give children with disabilities a chance to play baseball

Friends, family remember Tony Robinson on five-year anniversary of his death

The 19-year-old was shot and killed by a Madison Police Officer

It's official: Yelich, Brewers reportedly agree on 7-year, $215 million deal

Accessibility and building security could soon send the School District of Janesville to referendum

Badgers just 1/2 game out of first place in Big Ten following Maryland loss

Report: Brewers, Christian Yelich, close to finalizing $200 million deal

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