A 45-year-old Madison man has been charged after authorities say he tried to run down a Sauk County Sheriff's deputy with his car. The Baraboo News Republic reports Ernest Walker Holley is charged with second-degree recklessly endangering safety, resisting an officer and driving with a revoked license.
WKOW-TV, Thu, Sep 11 2014 @ 11:30 AM
A 22-year-old bicyclist suffers a concussion after being struck by a vehicle Monday evening. The accident happened near the intersection of University Avenue and N. Randall Avenue.
WKOW-TV, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 01:38 PM
A Cottage Grove man faces his sixth charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated after he was arrested following a minor car accident late Monday, according to Madison police. The incident happened just before midnight in the parking lot of Murphy's Tavern in the 3700 block of East Washington Avenue.
Channel3000, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 08:02 AM
The judge in the murder trial against Oscar Pistorius says the double-amputee athlete is guilty of culpable homicide, or negligent killing, in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Judge Thokozile Masipa said Friday that Pistorius was not guilty of murder, as prosecutors had alleged.
WKOW-TV, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 08:44 AM
Ashlee Steele and her sister, Kacee Tollefsbol, both were found dead of gunshot wounds Aug. 22. Tollefsbol called 911 to report she'd been shot by her brother-in-law. Murder suspect Andrew Steele, a former Dane County deputy, is accused of killing his wife, Ashlee, and Ashlee's sister, Kacee Tollefsbol in Fitchburg, Wisconsin.
New York Daily News, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 01:55 AM
A woman faces drunken driving charges after she nearly drove into a Madison police squad car early Saturday morning, according to a release. Rachel L. McCartney, 39, of Sun Prairie, was driving east in the westbound lanes of the 4300 block of East Washington Avenue just after 1 a.m., police said.
Channel3000, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 03:39 PM
Christy, a proud UW-Madison grad, joined the NBC 15 news team in June 2014 and is excited to return to her college town. A local company is investing in area youth by donating more than 50,000 dollars worth of new computers to the Allied Boys and Girls Club in Fitchburg.
WMTV Madison, Thu, Sep 11 2014 @ 09:27 PM
A judge doubled bail to $2 million Thursday for a former Wisconsin sheriff's deputy accused of killing his wife and sister-in-law after prosecutors argued he had carefully prepared for the slayings by arranging the couple's wills and leaving instructions on the care of their children. Andrew Steele is charged with first-degree intentional homicide in the deaths of his wife, Ashlee Steele, and sister-in-law, Kacee Tollefsbol.
WKBT, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 04:02 PM