Madison residents react to being in Austin during SXSW tragedy

Festival attendees say incidents like these validate importance of social media

Several Madison residents went to Austin for the music, films, food and party atmosphere. The SXSW Festival draws tens of thousands of visitors each year. When a suspected drunk driver's car plowed into a crowd of pedestrians killing two people, they were there.

Minnesota races past No. 20 Iowa 95-89

Gophers had lost six of their last eight

Austin Hollins scored a career-high 27 points on 8-for-10 shooting, DeAndre Mathieu had 19 points and seven assists and the Minnesota Golden Gophers bounced back with a 95-89 victory Tuesday night over number 20 Iowa.

Man killed on ATV identified by sheriff

Galesville man died in off-road-vehicle crash

Authorities in Trempealeau County have identified a Galesville man killed after he crashed his all-terrain vehicle.