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

Thousands of UW Health employees urge people to follow coronavirus guidelines in open letter to Wisconsin

COVID-19 not only disease on DNR's mind this hunting season - what they want hunters to know

School District of Janesville to move forward with winter sports despite pleas of local health officials

'I can’t really commit to supporting any theories': Rock County GOP Chairman defends clerk following viral misinformation spread

Despite the Coronavirus, Madison golf courses say they've seen growth in 2020

The historic home Sun Prairie couldn't give away will now be demolished

Rock County Sheriff's Office to wear body cameras beginning in 2021

As Rock County COVID-19 hospitalizations skyrocket, more school districts make choice to play winter sports

'Somebody out there knows who this person is': Police ask for help finding Devil's Lake killer

As COVID-19 hospitalizes more than ever, nurses at UW Hospital ask public to make a change

'It's very real': As COVID hospitalizations mount, UW Health Doctor says what's next could rely on the public

As COVID hospitalizations in Dane Co reach record high, UW Hospital opens second critical care area for COVID patients

23% of American voters have some form of disability - This Wisconsin group makes sure their voice is heard

As Trump and Biden visit Wisconsin, experts say Biden's likelier to win the state - how could that impact the election?

Evansville School District pushing to play winter sports regardless of conference decision

As Rock County COVID-19 cases soar, Edgerton schools say in-person learning might be safest option

City of Madison has returned a record 93,000 returned absentee ballots, but how will this impact election results?

'It's exactly how I wanted it': Car club finishes restoration project for teen at American Family Children's Hospital

Bars adapt to social-distanced Badger game days during Big Ten opener

'This is our highest priority case': Sauk County Sheriff's Office still asking for tips regarding Devil's Lake Homicide

'It's a great service': Community COVID-19 testing site opens at Blackhawk Technical College in Janesville

Thousands defy requests of medical officials, attend Trump rally in Janesville

1 in 138: Rock County coronavirus numbers reach record highs ahead of Trump rally

Public health officials urge Wisconsinites to cut back on non-essential visits, gatherings

'25 percent doesn't work' : Bar owners in Rock County respond to blocked order

New bishop installed for South-Central Synod of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Restaurant Association says 1 in 10 restaurants have permanently closed since Coronavirus began

WIAA releases health guidelines for winter sports, Big 8 says public health still comes first

School District of Beloit helping to get students struggling with virtual school back online

Madison City Council to limit MPD's use of military surplus program under new ordinance

'Healthcare is a human right': Hundreds join March for Medicaid in Madison

Janesville residents share their feelings about postponed Presidential visit

Wisconsin activists call on lawmakers to take action on racial inequalities, police brutality

Active COVID-19 cases in Rock County reach all-time high ahead of planned Trump visit

Milwaukee, Madison teachers unions demand state pivot every school online

Beloit Police and Fire Commission names Thomas Stigler as interim chief

Rock County Board lowers fines for cannabis possession to $1

Rock County lowers fine for possession of Cannabis to $1, other penalties remain

Milwaukee Brewers clinch postseason berth

Libertarian Presidential Candidate Jo Jorgensen holds event in Madison

High school football returns for first week of contests, albeit with restrictions