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Madison Fire responding to fire at East Badger Rd

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - The Madison Fire Department is responding to a large fire Sunday night. Dane County dispatch confirmed a call came in at 9:26 p.m. for a fire in the 600 block of East Badger Road. It is unknown if there are any injuries at this time, and...
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LIST: Fireworks and festivals to celebrate the Fourth of July

MADISON, Wis. — Communities throughout southern Wisconsin are planning festivals and fireworks displays to celebrate the Fourth of July. Fox 47 has compiled a list of events happening across the area this weekend to celebrate Independence Day. Beloit. Fourth of July Spectacular: The Beloit Sky Carp will host this...

Vandals spray Madison church with abortion graffiti

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Police in Madison are investigating after someone spray-painted a Madison church with anti-pro-life graffiti. WMTV reports that police believe someone spray-painted the graffiti on St. Bernard Catholic Church’s front door and signs overnight Friday into Saturday. The church’s pastor, the Rev. Michael Radowicz, said the parish is saddened by the graffiti but the vandalism does nothing to solve any issues.
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Structural fire leaves one resident dead in Oconomowoc

OCONOMOWOC, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A multi-family structural fire at 2:48 p.m. on Saturday, July 2 in Oconomowoc left one resident dead. Police say when they arrived flames were visible from a second story apartment window and the building was being evacuated. Police say one resident was located inside where...

Mad-City Ski Team holds extra performance this holiday weekend

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - The Mad-City Ski Team held an extra performance this weekend to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday. The ski team put on not one, but two performances in front of the Monona Terrace. The team is made up of skiers as young as six and into...

Hundreds of vehicles displayed at Lake Leota Rumble In The Park

EVANSVILLE, Wis. (WMTV) - Cars in all different shapes, sizes and colors were shown off at a car show in Evansville Sunday. During the 15th Annual Rumble In The Park, car owners had the opportunity to show off their rides, while also admiring others’ vehicles. Jim Wehlre attended the...

Madison police investigating after St. Bernard Catholic Church vandalized

MADISON, Wis. — Madison police are investigating after someone vandalized the front of a local church. A message criticizing St. Bernard Catholic Church’s stance on abortion was spray-painted onto the front door of the building. The message contained profanity and also accused the church of being responsible for...

Artist's display damaged at Madison museum

MADISON, Wis. — A Madison artist says her work was ruined after a family painted over it. Lilada Gee had her work on display at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art last month. Museum officials said a woman and two kids thought the exhibit was interactive, so they covered...

70 vehicles on display at Whitewater’s Fourth of July car show

Some 70 vehicles, all entrants in the 37th Annual Whitewater Fourth of July Car Show, lined the municipal parking lot and grassy area across the street from the Whitewater Municipal Building Saturday. The one-day show was among attractions offered at the Whitewater Fourth of July Festival. Among committee members who...

Jul. 3, 2022 evening weather update for Southern Wisconsin | Weather

For the drive home in Madison: Partly cloudy. Low 67F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Hot temperatures are predicted tomorrow. It looks to reach a balmy 83 degrees. A 72-degree low is forecast. Don’t go out without an umbrella or raincoat. There is a 65% chance of precipitation in tomorrow’s forecast. The UV index tomorrow is moderate. Seek shade during late morning through mid-afternoon. When outside, generously apply sunscreen, wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and sunglasses. The area will see gentle winds tomorrow, with forecast showing winds from the south, clocking in at 10 mph. This report is created automatically with weather data provided by For more daily forecast information, visit