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

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Dane County health officials say new daily coronavirus cases have dropped by nearly 50%

Vice President Pence focuses on coronavirus relief efforts, new jobs, during Darien visit

'We have babies killing babies': Community leaders continue call for gun violence to end at Penn Park event

The cancellation of the Wisconsin football season will cost the local economy nearly $100 million

More than 6,000 students will return to Janesville classrooms when 2020 school year begins

Communities on pace to shatter records for absentee voting ahead of Tuesday's midterm election

'They should be more transparent': Coach linked to Wisconsin Dells tournaments speaks out, fears gym is COVID hotspot

UW-System prepared to test 350,000 students for COVID-19 during fall semester

'They weren't firecrackers. They were gunshots': Neighbors, family of Maurice Bowman, reflect of Tuesday night shooting

Wisconsin enters first day of mandatory mask policy

Family of homicide victim grieves, shares message of gratitude following emotional night

'We don't have a dictator. We have a Governor': Milwaukee-based group says statewide mask mandate is beyond Evers' power

Not seeds, but masks show up from China for unsuspecting Rock County couple

'New Voter Project' aims to register 1000 new youth voters in Madison area

Rock County health officials 'strongly recommend' mask wearing

Statue of fallen Sun Prairie Firefighter Cory Barr unveiled on explosion anniversary

More than 80 percent of parents in two Rock County county school districts support in-person learning this fall

'Defend Black Womxn' message painted on Doty Street in Madison

Madison group to begin recall effort against Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway

Despite Coronavirus concerns, over 100,000 guests expected at Wisconsin Dells over holiday weekend

Concerns of racial profiling delaying mask ordinance for Madison, health officials say

Crews searching for missing 9-year-old along Rock River to resume Monday

Madison Area Crime Stoppers offering $5,000 reward for information regarding hate crime investigation

Middleton husband and wife bar owners sentenced to six months in federal prison for false tax returns

Sun Prairie man gets 35 years in prison for sexually assaulting underaged girls

Protest at Rock County Courthouse highlights incarceration rates, disparities

Community leaders join together for virtual Juneteenth celebration centered on resilience

Protesters 'Drive to Decarcerate,' gather outside of Governor's Mansion to demand prison reform

After months of planning, work begins on minor league stadium in Beloit

Who are the Harambee Village Doulas? A closer look into the Madison group advocating for healthcare reform

As more farmers' markets open - what's next for Dane County?

What pools are opening this summer, and what they're doing to keep you safe

Parents push back against Milton redistricting plans

Protesters stop every nine minutes in downtown solidarity march

'The whole world is watching': Madison attorney weighs in on charges for Minnesota officer Derek Chauvin

Army Corps of Engineers called on to help Rock County residents dealing with lasting flooding