Officers from Verona Police Department were dispatched to St. James Luthern Church for an intrusion alarm shortly after 11 p.m. Thursday night. The suspect, who saw the officers outside, called 911 from inside the church and reported he had a gun and was going to start shooting, and set the church on fire.
WMTV Madison, Fri, Nov 28 2014 @ 07:26 AM
VERONA, Wis A man in Verona was taken to a hospital overnight, after he broke into a church and kept police officers at bay for almost three-and-a-half hours. Media reports said Verona Police were called around 11pm on Thanksgiving to Saint James Lutheran Church, where a window was found to be broken.
WNFL-AM Green Bay, Fri, Nov 28 2014 @ 10:17 AM
Verona police said one man has been arrested after he broke into a church on the city's south side late Thursday night and threatened to set the building on fire. The incident started just after 11 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church in the 400 block of South Main Street in Verona.
Channel3000, Fri, Nov 28 2014 @ 08:33 AM
A lost wedding ring was found underneath the gutters of Verona's old Wildcat Lanes by a volunteer cleaning up what is now the Sugar River United Methodist Church. One night with his bowling league Blair threw his first ball; at the same time, he felt his ring go off.
Channel3000, Thu, Nov 27 2014 @ 08:55 PM
A push to use the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri as a tool for good is the goal of many local African-American leaders and a program spearheaded by the City of Madison may help that effort. My Brother's Keeper is an initiative put forth by the White House, challenging cities to improve the lives of young men of color.
WKOW-TV, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 08:09 PM
State regulators approved higher electric rates for tens of thousands of Dane County customers Wednesday, completing a trifecta of increases for electric consumers across Wisconsin heading into next year. The three-person Public Service Commission granted Madison Gas and Electric permission to raise its fixed monthly rates from $10.44 to $19 starting in 2015.
WLUK-TV Green Bay, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 06:34 PM
A rally at the Madison State Capitol yesterday in solidarity with Ferguson spotlighted the many ways Wisconsin reflects nationwide racial problems. Dubbed "Ferguson to Madison," the rally drew striking social parallels between the two cities.
The Progressive, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 01:45 PM