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Elkhorn Woman Killed in Walworth County Crash

An Elkhorn woman has died in a two-vehicle crash in Walworth County on Monday morning. According to the Walworth County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened at the intersection of County Highway H and Territorial Road in LaGrange Township just before 6:30 a.m. When emergency personnel arrived on scene, they found two vehicles with extensive damage.…read more »

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One Person Arrested in Janesville Shooting

One person was taken into custody Monday morning in connection with a shooting in Janesville. Janesville police responded around 11:10 a.m. to the area of Center Avenue and Johnson Street for reports of three shots being fired. Officers found spent shell casings in the road, and a vehicle with bullet holes in it. A person…read more »

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Wilson’s New Trial Began in Jefferson County

Damien Wilson’s new trial began in Jefferson County Court.Wilson was convicted of the second-degree sexual assault of a six-year-old girl in 2005 but that conviction was vacated when new evidence arose and the case was reopened.The alleged victim in the case took the stand Monday testifying that Wilson came into the room she was sleeping…read more »

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Highway 26 Temporarily Closed as Road Buckled

Warm spring temperatures in the high-80s may be why several roads in southern Wisconsin buckled Sunday.  Traffic on Highway 26 had to be stopped when the pavement buckled in Jefferson County near Banker Road.  Lanes were reopened an hour later.  Eastbound lanes of Highway 12 in Wisconsin Dells were shut down for the same reason…read more »

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Third Body Recovered from Mill Explosion

Crews have recovered the body of a third worker from the rubble of a corn mill that exploded in Cambria. Didion Milling said the body of packing machine operator Pawel Tordoff was recovered Sunday afternoon. The company says Tordoff’s body was found Friday but recovery was delayed until engineers determined it was safe to send…read more »

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March For Truth Rally Held in Fort

Thousands of protesters held a March for Truth Saturday. The event was planned prior to a special council being assigned for the Trump/Russia investigation. Other issues include information on the investigation made public as soon as possible, and requiring President Trump to release his tax returns.  Thousands gathered in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, and…read more »

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