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'He's a freak': Jackson Acker gives Wisconsin intriguing athleticism, versatility at fullback

MADISON, Wis. — University of Wisconsin offensive coordinator Bobby Engram kept it simple last week when asked what he likes about Jackson Acker at fullback. Engram, hired in January, said, “He’s big, strong, athletic and he has good hands. He’s a smart football player. I think he had a good spring, and that’s a position you’re going to see him naturally progress and get better.”

Fitchburg Man Wanted in July Killing Caught In Ohio

A Fitchburg man who is wanted for a July killing has been caught in Ohio. Authorities say 27-year-old Aquille Lowe is being held in the Montgomery County Jail in Dayton while he awaits extradition to Wisconsin. A charge of first-degree intentional homicide is expected to be filed against Lowe for...

Badgers pick up first victory in Paris

Wisconsin's day in Paris began with a cruise on the Seine River. It ended with an 81-66 victory over Paris Towers, the first of four games for the Badgers in France. Four players scored in double figures for UW, led by junior center Steven Crowl with 13 points. Crowl was 5-of-7 from the field and also grabbed five rebounds and dished out two assists in 18 minutes.

MPD: Driver given Narcan soon after Madison crash

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - The driver accused of crashing into a woman’s vehicle was found semi-conscious and needing Narcan after she chased him down, the police department reported. The victim told MPD investigators that her vehicle was rear-ended shortly before 1 p.m. and the man drove off. She tailed...

Beltline crash causes major delays near Todd Dr.

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - A three-vehicle wreck on the Beltline caused major delays for rush hour drivers. The crash happened shortly around 8 a.m. in the westbound lanes of the Beltline about a mile past Todd Dr. The right lane of the highway was closed as a result of the incident.

Pet of the Week: Meet Kelly!

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - This week’s NBC15 Pet of the Week is 14 pounds of pure puppy bliss!. At just 4 months old, the shelter believes Kelly to be some sort of labrador and retriever mix. She loves her puppy naps, but she also loves getting the zoomies, chewing on all her favorite toys and learning her basic training like leash walking and other commands.
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Trio behind Settle Down Tavern and Oz by Oz to open third business on Madison’s near-east side

When Sam Parker, Ryan Huber and Brian Bartels scoped out the vacant space at 1344 E. Washington Ave., they knew they had to do something with it. “We came in, looked at the space, and all three of us — instantly — upon taking it in, we’re like, ‘holy cow, this place is amazing,’” Huber says. “One of the things we were most drawn to is the building itself.”

No injuries after delivery van crashes into Dane Co. business

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - A Dane County business’ building is considered a total loss Wednesday after a delivery truck crashed into it, authorities reported. The truck drove through a stop sign on Highway 78 in Mazomanie, according to a post from the Dane County Sheriff’s Office, then collided with the Mounds Creek Siding building.

Man wanted in deadly north Madison shooting arrested in Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio — A Dane County man wanted in a deadly shooting on Madison’s north side late last month was arrested last week in southern Ohio. Madison Police Department spokesperson Stephanie Fryer said Aquille Lowe, 27, of Fitchburg, was arrested in Dayton, Ohio, on Thursday. He is being held in the Montgomery County, Ohio, jail and is awaiting extradition.

Rebecca Fuselier Shares How She Felt During Her Iconic Moment in “The Capitol” Event at the 2022 CrossFit Games

The 2022 NOBULL CrossFit Games in Madison, WI, on Aug. 3-7, 2022, will be remembered for many historic moments. Reigning six-time Fittest Woman on Earth®, Tia-Clair Toomey, became the all-time winningest Individual Games competitior in history. Reigning two-time Fittest Man on Earth®, Justin Medeiros, became the third Individual male athlete to ever win back-to-back Games titles. Four-time Fittest Man on Earth®, Rich Froning, became the first athlete to achieve double-digit Games titles after winning his sixth Team division championship as the captain of CrossFit Mayhem Freedom.