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San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, top center, waves as he carries the 2014 World Series trophy during the victory parade for baseball's 2014 World Series champions, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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The Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo rocket separates from the carrier aircraft prior to it exploding in the air during a test flight on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. The explosion killed a pilot aboard and seriously injured another while scattering wreckage in Southern California's Mojave Desert, witnesses and officials said. (AP Photo/Kenneth Brown)
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  • 2 women charged with reckless homicide in heroin death

    Two women who police say tried to revive a man who had overdosed on heroin have been charged in his death in Dane County. Prosecutors say one of the women is the victim's cousin. Star Tribune, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 10:05 AM
  • Two Dane Co. men charged with armed bank robbery

    Two Dane County men are charged with bank robbery while armed. A federal grand jury indicted 48-year-old Peter Meeker, of Middleton, and 28-year-old Karl Kreier, of Madison, Wednesday. WKOW-TV, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 02:32 PM
  • Construction complete on Hwy. 73 in Dane County

    The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says construction is complete along a nine-mile stretch of Highway 73 in Dane County. The D.O.T. started working on the highway in April, from Interstate 39/90 going north to US 12/18 near Cambridge and Deerfield. WKOW-TV, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 06:48 PM
  • Schools of Hope/Achievement Connections Leadership Team outlines successes and challenges

    The Schools of Hope/Achievement Connections Leadership Team held its semi-annual meeting last week and as always it is deserving of your attention. First of all the team, led by United Way of Dane County CEO Leslie Ann Howard and Madison School Superintendent Jen Cheatham continues to demonstrate the commitment of some of Madison's most prominent community, business and academic leaders and thinkers. Channel3000, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 05:47 PM
  • Dane County prepares for Ebola

    Although there are no Ebola cases in Dane County, and the risk of Ebola remains low, Public Health Madison-Dane County is working to make sure Dane County is prepared in the event Ebola arrives in the community. "Partners are meeting regularly to make sure they are aware of each other's plans, and can provide support and communication with each other if there is a case in Dane County," said Janel Heinrich, director of PHMDC. Channel3000, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 05:47 PM
  • DOJ appeals judge's ruling on release of Schimel t...

    As expected, the state Justice Department has appealed a Madison judge's order that two training videos for prosecutors be released to state Democrats. The party says it's looking for inappropriate remarks it believes were made by Republican attorney general candidate Brad Schimel, in his role as the Waukesha County D.A. The Justice Department said it cannot find 3 videos in question. WTAQ-AM Green Bay, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 03:33 PM
  • Simpson Street Free Press success worthy of expansion and deserving of celebration m,

    Dane County's acclaimed and highly successful after school academic program Simpson Street Free Press has been enjoying a growth spurt lately, which - after a fair number of years of one-year-at-a-time budgeting and struggle to reach sustainability is awfully rewarding and enjoyable to see. From its original newsroom location at South Towne Mall to now, five separate youth newspapers including a bilingual publication and a network of book clubs, the Free Press is attracting new attention and new opportunities to grow. Channel3000, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 07:14 PM
  • Karben4's First Bottled Beer Flies Off Shelves

    The awesome labeling for Fantasy Factory features bandana-wearing, pistol-toting cat perched atop a unicorn, framed by a rainbow. Karben4's release of its first bottled beer, Fantasy Factory, sets up a true fairytale. Madison Magazine, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 05:55 PM
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