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Basement fire displaces 15 people, causes $350K in damage

MADISON, Wis. -- A fire at a Madison apartment complex displaced over a dozen people Monday. Crews were called to the complex in the 500 block of Northport Drive just before 3:30 p.m. after multiple people reported seeing fire and…

Garage fire at Madison home causes $70K in damage

MADISON, Wis. -- A garage fire at a Madison home caused $70,000 in damage Monday. Crews were sent to the 4500 block of North Sherman Avenue just after 7:30 p.m. and saw heavy smoke coming from the garage eaves. The…

Lithium-ion battery pops, sparks fire at Madison home

MADISON, Wis. -- A lithium-ion battery sparked a fire at a Madison home early Saturday morning. Firefighters were sent to the 5200 block of Harbor Court just after 3:30 a.m. A resident was woken up by a loud popping noise…

Madison man temporarily displaced after stovetop fire

MADISON, Wis. -- A Madison man was temporarily displaced after a fire Wednesday. Crews were sent to the 300 block of West Main Street just before 5:30 p.m. after alarms were activated. Officials said a resident had left a box…

Fire at east Madison apartment displaces four, injures none

MADISON, Wis. -- Four residents and multiple guests were displaced after a fire at an apartment on Madison's east side Monday night, the city's fire department said. Madison Fire Department crews were sent to a building in the 1300 block…