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Poynette boys team, trio of area individuals punch tickets to state cross country meet

The Pumas boys are heading back to state as a team for the second straight year, while Lodi's Parker Heintz, Pardeeville's Will Becker and Westfield's Haddie Showen earned individual spots. Read more

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Downtown Beaver Dam Fall Fest expands activities

After canceling in 2020 due to COVID-19 precautions, the annual Downtown Beaver Dam Fall Fest is back with an expanded list … Read more

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COLUMBUS HISTORY

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Baraboo soccer wins second regional title with home win over Union Grove

The Baraboo High School boys soccer team has won two WIAA regional titles in its history. Read more

This week's most-read stories

Regional news

Name of man who died in motorcycle crash released

TOWN OF BEAVER DAM – The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the man who died following a motorcycle cras… Read more

State & Regional

Search warrant: Driver in crash that killed 3 high school seniors had 3 times alcohol limit in blood

A preliminary breath test said his alcohol level was 0.24 percent, well over the 0.08 limit. Read more

Crime and courts

Baraboo man charged with negligence in death of father

A Baraboo man faces 25 years in prison after allegedly neglecting his ill father for months until his death in February 2020… Read more

Regional news

Motorcyclist dies following crash outside of Beaver Dam

TOWN OF BEAVER DAM – A 34-year-old rural Beaver Dam man, whose motorcycle crashed on South Center Road, was pronounced dead … Read more

State & Regional

Federal charges for 14 Wisconsin residents for roles in alleged large-scale, nationwide cocaine operation

Eleven Racine residents, plus three others from Franksville, Kenosha and Milwaukee, have been charged with moving and selling large amounts of cocaine and crack cocaine. Read more

National

Watch now: Body cam shows moments leading up to Indiana cops being dragged by fleeing suspect's car

Body camera video released Thursday shows an encounter last year that led to a man dragging two Indiana police officers with an SUV. Read more

State & Regional

Driver had 'more drinks than I should have had' before crash that killed 3, complaint states

Homicide charges were formally filed against Eric N. Mehring, for the Oct. 2 crash. Read more

Crime and courts

New Lisbon man charged with fourth OWI for the third time

A New Lisbon man is charged with his fourth operating while intoxicated for the third time in three years, with two other fo… Read more

Crime and courts

Former Baraboo man charged with reckless homicide after Wilderness shooting

A former Baraboo man appeared Thursday in Sauk County Circuit Court after authorities say he admitted to shooting another ma… Read more

Crime and courts

Man arrested for repeated sexual assault of child in Columbia County

A Friesland man has been charged in a sexual assault case that police say goes back to 2015. Cash bond in the case was set a… Read more

This week's Photo Galleries

10 toxic cleaning products and their natural alternatives

Using ratings from the Environmental Working Group (EWG), scientific studies, and other authoritative sources, here's a closer look at 10 t… Read more

5 cozy recipes to try this week

This week's recipe roundup is filled with recipes for cozy, comforting meals that are perfect for cooler weather. Read more

Recent Videos

WisEye Morning Minute: Assembly Education Committee on Reading Readiness Assessments

On Thursday, the Assembly Committee on Education held an executive session on Assembly Bill 446 relating to reading readiness assessments a… Read more

WisEye Morning Minute: Senate Approves Abortion Bills

On Wednesday, as reported by WisPolitics.com, the Wisconsin State Senate held a floor session on several abortion bills that were passed al… Read more