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UPDATE: Madison parents worried about son missing in Slovenia

A Madison man is missing in Slovenia.

A rollover crash led to a closure of the eastbound Beltline late Thursday night.

West Corporation is laying off about 150 workers in Middleton and the Green Bay area.

Many people are wondering whats next for the former Oscar Mayer plant in Madison.

The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin has some repairs to make after a break-in Wednesday night.

Salvatores Pizza reopened full time on Thursday following the deadly explosion in Sun Prairie last month.

A Madison rape suspects federal detention highlights immigration anxieties in Dane County.

Madison police are looking for the person who damaged an Atwood Ave. business in Madison Wednesday.

A new rescue shelter in southern Wisconsin is making its mission to find senior, special needs and hospice dogs good homes.

Authorities now say as of 7 p.m. Wednesday, a 41-year-old man who was shot in the abdomen is in surgery and is in stable condition.

Authorities now say as of 7 p.m. Wednesday, a 41-year-old man who was shot in the abdomen is in surgery and is in stable condition.

Motorized scooters have been gaining popularity in Wisconsin. However, theyre already receiving pushback.

Motorized scooters have been gaining popularity in Wisconsin. However, theyre already receiving pushback.

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Cashton firefighters, first responders raise money for Sun Prairie Fire Department

Cashton firefighters, first responders raise money for Sun Prairie Fire Department

Firefighters and first responders from across the state are helping the Sun Prairie Fire Department move forward after a deadly explosion early July.

Firefighters and first responders from across the state are helping the Sun Prairie Fire Department move forward after a deadly explosion early July.

The Wisconsin Department of Transportations Inter-Tribal task force created a 30 second PSA about distracted driving.

The Wisconsin Department of Transportations Inter-Tribal task force created a 30 second PSA about distracted driving.

UW-Madison police have arrested two men after they led authorities on a chase.

UW-Madison police have arrested two men after they led authorities on a chase.

Flix Brewhouse keeps an eye on upcoming movies and finds beers with flavors that pair well with the theme.

Flix Brewhouse keeps an eye on upcoming movies and finds beers with flavors that pair well with the theme.

Dust off your baseball gloves, the Madison Mallards are giving away $1000 to the first person who catches a foul ball during its game on Monday, August 6.

Dust off your baseball gloves, the Madison Mallards are giving away $1000 to the first person who catches a foul ball during its game on Monday, August 6.

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Madison Battle of the Badges flag football game raises money for charity

Madison Battle of the Badges flag football game raises money for charity

Madison firefighters and police officers will compete against each otherin a charity flag football game this weekend.

Madison firefighters and police officers will compete against each otherin a charity flag football game this weekend.

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UPDATE: Cheesemakers break worlds largest cheeseboard record in Madison

UPDATE: Cheesemakers break worlds largest cheeseboard record in Madison

The team at Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin attempted to break a world record Wednesday.

The team at Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin attempted to break a world record Wednesday.

For three day an event to highlight womens contribution to farming will take over parts of Green County.

For three day an event to highlight womens contribution to farming will take over parts of Green County.

A relatively new rescue shelter in Southern Wisconsin has a mission to find these dogs a good home.

A relatively new rescue shelter in Southern Wisconsin has a mission to find these dogs a good home.

Madison restaurant is open after quite the scare earlier in the week. Someone opened fire on the business overnight, with a b-b gun.

Madison restaurant is open after quite the scare earlier in the week. Someone opened fire on the business overnight, with a b-b gun.

Amother and father in Madison are desperately looking for their son who was last seen in Europe… nearly six weeks ago.

Amother and father in Madison are desperately looking for their son who was last seen in Europe… nearly six weeks ago.

Many people are wondering whats next for the former Oscar Mayer plant in Madison. Some got to share their ideas Thursday at an open house.

Many people are wondering whats next for the former Oscar Mayer plant in Madison. Some got to share their ideas Thursday at an open house.

Salvatores Tomato Pies in Sun Prairie is back open for business following last months deadly explosion.

Salvatores Tomato Pies in Sun Prairie is back open for business following last months deadly explosion.

Local concerns over immigration enforcement are highlighted by a very public detention.

Local concerns over immigration enforcement are highlighted by a very public detention.

A lot of you have probably started getting your kids ready to start school this month or next and that means getting them on a good schedule and routine.

A lot of you have probably started getting your kids ready to start school this month or next and that means getting them on a good schedule and routine.

The Wisconsin State Patrol says distracted driving is one of the main things that causes crashes.

The Wisconsin State Patrol says distracted driving is one of the main things that causes crashes.

Firefighters and first responders from across the state are helping the Sun Prairie Fire Department move forward after a deadly explosion in early July.

Firefighters and first responders from across the state are helping the Sun Prairie Fire Department move forward after a deadly explosion in early July.

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States vow to press fight against Trumps car fuel rules

States vow to press fight against Trumps car fuel rules

Thursday, August 2 2018 5:40 PM EDT

(AP Photo/Brian Melley). California Attorney General Xavier Becerra speaks at UCLA about his efforts to fight the Trump administrations proposal to weaken car efficiency fuel standards in Los Angeles on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018. Deputy Attorney General …

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said the Trump administrations efforts to weaken car fuel standards would imperil the states efforts to curb greenhouse gases and clean up some of the nations most…

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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said the Trump administrations efforts to weaken car fuel standards would imperil the states efforts to curb greenhouse gases and clean up some of the nations most polluted air.

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Reports: Oregon has pot oversupply, Colorado hits the mark

Reports: Oregon has pot oversupply, Colorado hits the mark

Thursday, August 2 2018 4:30 PM EDT

(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE – In this Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, file photograph, a marijuana plant is shown as it is grown at the Colorado Harvest Company in Denver. A new report released Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, by the state of Colorado sug…

Two of the first states to broadly legalize marijuana took different approaches to regulation that left Oregon with a vast oversupply and Colorado with a well-balanced market.

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Two of the first states to broadly legalize marijuana took different approaches to regulation that left Oregon with a vast oversupply and Colorado with a well-balanced market.

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History at stake in Tennessee clash for US Senate

History at stake in Tennessee clash for US Senate

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn campaigns Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, at a cafe in Brentwood, Tenn. Blackburn is strongly embracing President Donald Trump as she claims the Republican nomination for Tennessees open U.S. Sen…

Former Tennessee Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen and Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn have won their party primaries and will face off in the race for a critical U.S. Senate seat.

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Former Tennessee Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen and Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn have won their party primaries and will face off in the race for a critical U.S. Senate seat.

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US, ACLU divide on how to reunify separated families

US, ACLU divide on how to reunify separated families

Thursday, August 2 2018 8:14 PM EDT

(AP Photo/Matt York, file). FILE – In this July 26, 2018, file photo, a child holds the hand of a Lutheran Social Services worker as she looks back to a man as they arrive at Lutheran Social Services in Phoenix. The Trump administration and the America…

The Trump administration and the American Civil Liberties Union are proposing widely divergent plans on how to reunite hundreds of children with their deported parents after being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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The Trump administration and the American Civil Liberties Union are proposing widely divergent plans on how to reunite hundreds of children with their deported parents after being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Californians displaced by fire work, wait amid uncertainty

Californians displaced by fire work, wait amid uncertainty

(AP Photo/Michael Burke). Diane Bell-Gardiner, a registered nurse at Mercy Medical Center, who lost her home in the Carr Fire, orients Christopher Smith, an RN, to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Redding, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018. Bell-Gardin…

For an increasing number of Californians, wildfire season has turned into a series of life upheavals.

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For an increasing number of Californians, wildfire season has turned into a series of life upheavals.

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Digging Deeper, investigating every side of the story for you.Its one more interview,one more fact,Digging Deeper when its there well find it.

Digging Deeper, investigating every side of the story for you.Its one more interview,one more fact,Digging Deeper when its there well find it.

The latest installment of the award winning documentary series, Our Wisconsin: The climate change effect,

The latest installment of the award winning documentary series, Our Wisconsin: The climate change effect,

WKOW is proud to announce our next-generation 27 Storm Track weather app.

WKOW is proud to announce our next-generation 27 Storm Track weather app.

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