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Waunakee woman charged in fatal wrong-way crash

SPARTA, Wis. - A Waunakee woman is facing homicide charges after a fatal wrong-way crash earlier this month. The Monroe County District Attorney says Carrie Herbst was traveling west in the eastbound lanes of I-94 near Warrens on the night…

Dane Co. deputy who died of COVID to be honored at national memorial

Deputy Rick Treadwell died last year

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A Dane County Sheriff's Deputy who died of COVID-19 last year is set to be honored at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington D.C. this weekend. Richard "Rick" Treadwell is one of 394 officers whose…

Oxford man missing since Wednesday found dead in ditch

Police do not suspect foul play

OXFORD, Wis. -- The Marquette County Sheriff's Office says a man who went missing Wednesday has been found dead in a ditch. Police say Nicholas D Spross, 39, of Oxford left his home on foot Wednesday. He was reported missing…

Monroe teen arrested on child pornography charges

MONROE, Wis. -  Monroe Police say a teen was arrested Thursday morning and charged with possession of child pornography. Police and Wisconsin Department of Justice agents searched a house in the 1400 block of 14th street at 7:30 a.m. …

No city officials testifying as part of election subpoenas

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — No election officials from Wisconsin's five largest cities or the state elections commission will be sitting for interviews Friday with the Republican-hired lead investigator on Friday as originally called for on subpoenas they were issued.