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

Did city of Janesville's decision to remove street lights from intersection lead to spike in crashes?

Tonight at 10: How the choice to remove street lights from a Janesville intersection led to a dramatic rise in crashes

Beloit school board scheduled to discuss potential resignation of superintendent

'He holds a grudge': As accusations mount against a Rock County Superintendent, a former staff member shares their experience

November shots fired incident could cost a popular Janesville bar and music venue its liquor license

Snowfall a relief for snow clearing businesses during a dry winter

State patrol troopers to winter drivers: 'Snow means go slow'

'Transparency doesn't really exist': Leaders of color call out School District of Beloit following diversity report

Man who confessed to beating the mother of his child with a hammer sentenced to prison

How tips led the Rock County Sheriffs Office to two men wanted for intentional homicide

History brought back to life - an inside look at the restoration of a historic downtown Janesville building

As Illinois marijuana sales enter first weekend, state line law enforcement prepares

Their Rock County community didn't have a grocery store, so they made one themselves

Remembering Amy and Jocelyn Gannon, the Madison mother and daughter killed in Kaua'i helicopter crash

Check your tree: Officials warn invasive species could be found on Christmas trees in Wisconsin

'Bags of Hope' event aims to feed hundreds of families in Rock County over the holidays

Beloit police, Make-A-Wish, surprise officer and his son with SWAT training trip to Los Angeles

Hundreds successfully help Beloit woman in search for her late father's Vet's Roll jacket

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