Proposed Milton wheel tax would be highest in state

Officials: Tax would be used to make up for lack of state transportation funding

Officials in Milton are considering a proposal to implement a $30 wheel tax on every car or light truck owned by city residents in order to pay for road maintenance and improvements.

School District of Milton employee arrested at school

Arrest was for domestic incident that didn't happen at school, officials say

An employee of the Milton School District was arrested at an intermediate school Thursday morning, according to a release from the district.

New signs on bypass first step in attracting customers to Milton

Traffic down after bypass built

Milton area businesses say they have been struggling to attract customers after the construction of the new bypass that opened last fall. They're hoping new signs designating Business 26 will help make up for the revenue that was lost.

Food trucks get green light in Janesville

Milton considers ways to incorporate mobile vendors in area

Chad Measner has been confined to selling food from private parking lots since he opened his food truck last November.

Bypass is bad for business, Milton neighbors say

Community considers more signs on highway, business 26

Milton community says the route to Milton is not clearly marked off of the bypass causing people to miss the destination completely, which has been bad for business.

Milton principal to remain on leave

Principal faced accusations she assaulted special-needs student

The principal of a Milton elementary school will remain on leave until her retirement at the end of the school year after accusations that she assaulted a special-needs student.

Report: Principal admits pushing student, denies name calling

Janesville police release report regarding incident involving Milton principal

A Janesville police report about the principal at Harmony Elementary School includes testimony from witnesses who said she pushed a 7-year-old special needs student against a wall.

Milton teen killed in crash near Whitewater

Police: Speed, road conditions appear to be factors in crash

A 19-year-old Milton woman is dead following a crash on South Highway 59 near Whitewater Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

Fire on ice: Ryan Suchanek's story

Milton man breaks own fastest wheelie record

You'd think the weather we've had this winter and motorcycles don't exactly go together -- unless, of course, you're Ryan Suchanek, of Milton. He's shooting for a spot in the Guinness World Record book.