rescue

Nearby fisherman pulls man out of Lake Mendota

Police: Crews respond to lake for reports of man yelling for help in water

A nearby fisherman pulled a man out of Lake Mendota into his boat Monday night, according to a release from the Madison Fire Department.

Good Samaritan boater helps teen stuck in 60-degree water

Police: 14-year-old couldn't lift herself out of water due to recent shoulder surgery

A 14-year-old girl who was playing on a rope swing over Lake Mendota and couldn't pull herself out of the water was helped to safety by a nearby boater Wednesday morning, police said.

2 rescued after boat takes on water off Racine

Father, son safe; water patrol tows 18-foot vessel back to a boat launch

Rescuers have brought a stranded father and son safely back to shore after their fishing boat filled with water on Lake Michigan off Racine.

Humane Society saves entangled eagles

Bald eagles found with talons latched into each other

When you visit the Coulee Region Humane Society, you can expect to see a few dogs and some cats - just your average adoption center, right?

Rescue group, vet help rehabilitate intentionally burned dog

Marcus was rescued from Red Lake Indian Reservation in Minnesota

It is a level of cruelty that is hard to fathom. An animal rescue in Madison has been seeing the results of that cruelty in the form of dogs intentionally burned with kerosene and hot grease.

Police: 'Operation Kitty Rescue' successful

Bane is healthy, up for adoption

Madison police and engineering staff worked together over three days to rescue a kitten from a sewer drain on the west side, according to a release

Boy recovering after river rescue

Bystanders rescued boy when van rolled into river Saturday

The father of a 3-year-old Wisconsin boy who was rescued from a submerged van says his son continues his recovery.

Eight rescued from Janesville apartment fire

6 sent to hospital for smoke inhalation

Eight people were rescued from balconies during an apartment fire in Janesville early Thursday morning, according to the Janesville Fire Department.

Car found in river behind Janesville stadium

Driver had gotten out of car, swam to shore

A driver was very lucky in Janesville Tuesday after his car went into the Rock River behind Monterey Stadium, according to the Janesville Police Department.

Car found in river behind Janesville stadium

Driver had gotten out of car, swam to shore

A driver was very lucky in Janesville Tuesday after his car went into the Rock River behind Monterey Stadium, according to the Janesville Police Department.

Monroe firefighters rescue person from balcony

Fire reportedly started in the kitchen

Monroe firefighters managed to rescue a tenant from a second-story balcony early Tuesday while battling a blaze inside the apartment, according to the Monroe fire department.

Monroe firefighters rescue person from balcony

Fire reportedly started in the kitchen

Monroe firefighters managed to rescue a tenant from a second-story balcony early Tuesday while battling a blaze inside the apartment, according to the Monroe fire department.