The state Justice Department is bracing for tens of thousands more DNA samples expected to flow into its Madison crime lab next year when new collection requirements go into effect. Wisconsin currently takes DNA samples from anyone convicted of a felony and certain misdemeanors.
WMTV Madison, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 05:47 PM
Like many law enforcement agencies across the country, Madison Police are bracing for a grand jury's decision on whether to charge the Ferguson Police police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown. Madison Police Chief Mike Koval has been anticipating the situation for weeks, and has taken a unique approach to prepare.
WMTV Madison, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 11:14 PM
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following biography was submitted by Frances Gibson, owner of Dover Grace Alternative Boutique in Watkinsville, as part of her new campaign "You Matter." The campaign is an effort to promote positive self-esteem in women of all ages and to encourage them not to feel pressured to conform to society's constricting definition of beauty.
Athens Banner-Herald, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 03:07 PM
Construction on the Interstate 39/90 southbound bridge over Siggelkow Road just south of Madison is complete, according to a Wisconsin Department of Transportation release. Some final work south of the Beltline interchange will occur over the next two weeks and will have minor impacts on traffic, officials said.
Channel3000, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 11:53 AM
However, with little information to prove the potential effects of the vapors advocates say banning them would be premature. "To ban them in public is silly because you are forcing people to go where smoking happens, which for a lot of people could cause a relapse," e-cigarette user Steven Fischer said.
Channel3000, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 10:32 AM
Photo courtesy Stephen Bach Photography. The annual Berbee Derby 10K/5K started 10 years ago when Jim Berbee decided he liked the idea of a "Turkey Trot" and wanted it to take place near his company's headquarters.
Fitchburg Star, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 09:56 AM
Madison police said officers responded to a report of a robbery at Klinke Cleaners at 6698 Odana Road shortly before 7 p.m. A man entered the store with a handgun and ordered an employee to the ground, according to the report. The robber fled with an undetermined amount of cash.
Channel3000, Sat, Nov 22 2014 @ 04:42 PM