Cold doesn't stop Wonder Bugs from exploring

Kids learn through outdoor activities at nature center

The thought of a Wisconsin winter can make someone want to cozy up indoors, but the people at Aldo Leopold Nature Center in Monona always have a way to get outdoors.

County to contribute $600K to cleaning up waterways

3 communities will work to reduce pollution in lakes, river, conservancy

More than $600,000 in county funds will help pay for water pollution-reduction projects across local communities in Dane County, according to a release.

Small aircraft flips in Middleton injuring 2

Poilice: Pilot, passenger suffer serious, non-life-threatening injuries

A Monona couple was injured after a small aircraft flipped Saturday afternoon at the Middleton Municipal Airport.

Dane County to expand snow-plowing operations

County roads M, Q, PD among roads to get 24-hour plowing

As the population in Dane County continues to grow, the amount of roads that will receive 24-hour plowing attention this winter grows with it.

Police hope public can ID serial robbery suspect

Officials believe man may be connected to 8 armed robberies

Several law enforcement agencies in the Madison area are asking for the public's help in identifying a serial armed robbery suspect, according to a release.

Study shows northern route would not help Beltline

Southern route could help, but would be costly

A Department of Transportation study about the future of the Beltline shows a north route through the Waunakee area wouldn't help traffic congestion on the busy highway.

DOT to hold meetings on Beltline safety, mobility study

Preliminary findings from study will be presented at meetings

The Department of Transportation has scheduled a series of public involvement meetings to discuss preliminary findings of a study working on safety and mobility issues along the Beltline.

Middleton man found in Madison

25-year-old missing from his home in Middleton

According to the Middleton Police Department, a 25-year-old man from Middleton has been missing since Friday afternoon.

Covance sold to company from North Carolina

Headquarters for Covance unit to remain in New Jersey

Medical research company Covance is being acquired by North Carolina-based LabCorp in a $6.1 billion deal that will create the world's leading health care diagnostic company.

Madison explores 'border dropping' to speed up emergency response

Mayor Soglin requests study into sharing public safety responders based on proximity, not jurisdiction

The City of Madison is taking the first steps to work with its neighbors to ensure the closest fire engine would be sent to an incident regardless of which municipality it happens to be in.

2014 WIAA Football pairings

Big 8 battles in Level One

The WIAA has released it's 2014 playoff pairings. In division one, the Big 8 Conference has two level one match-ups as Madison La Follette hosts Verona and Middleton hosts Sun Prairie.