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Madison, Wisconsin is located in Dane County. Zip codes in Madison, WI include 53784, 53708, and 53715. The median home price in Madison is $215,000 which is roughly $149/per square foot. More Madison information.

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6 hrs ago | Channel3000

Stabbing in downtown Madison not random, police say

Madison police said a male was in the 600 block of East Johnson Street at about midnight when three men approached him. The man was taken to UW Hospital for a non-life-threatening stab wound.

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9 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

Report: Madison pot arrests higher for blacks

Police in Madison arrest or cite blacks for marijuana offenses at about 12 times the rate they punish whites, according to data analyzed by the Wisconsin State Journal. The State Journal examined 18 months of police drug arrests for their report Sunday.

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16 hrs ago | Fitchburg Star

A long road ahead

Photo by Mark Ignatowski. Nancy Lopez and Angel Anguiano live near Verona Road. Added traffic from the construction makes it hard to get around the neighborhood and to places beyond the construction zone.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Janesville Gazette

Stephen Jerome O'Brien, Monticello, WI

Stephen Jerome O'Brien, age 65, passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at the William S. Middleton Memorial Veteran's Hospital in Madison.

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WKOW-TV

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State police say one trooper was fatally shot and another was injured when they were ambushed outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania. A search is underway for the suspect or suspects.

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Channel3000

Man charged in reported 'cart rage'

Madison police were called to the Woodman's Grocery on the east side of Madison for a reported fight in progress. Suspect Pervis Phillips, 53, was a customer and believed grocery line etiquette had been broken by another person in line.

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Global Biotech Company Launches New Venture in Madison

MADISON, Wis., Sept. 12 -- Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., issued the following news release: PSC Biotech Corp., life science company headquartered in Pomona, Calif., with customers around the world, is opening a new 37,000-square-foot facility in the University Research Park in Madison and plans to create about 100 jobs in the next three years.

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WMTV Madison

Dangerous commuter traffic prompts police enforcement

Anywhere from 40,000 to 60,000 cars travel up and down East Washington Avenue every day in Madison, making it not only one of the busiest streets in town, but also one of the most dangerous. Officer Lance Sheffer, a 27-year-veteran of the force, blames much of the business to Madison's geographical location.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Madison Magazine

Theatre Lila Unpacks the Fantastical with 'The Suitcase Dreams'

Di'Monte Henning and Chelsea Anderson are dressed and ready to explore the playground of Theatre Lila's 'The Suitcase Dreams.' It seems appropriate that, when reached for an interview about Theatre Lila's upcoming show The Suitcase Dreams, Jessica Lanius, the company's co-founder and co-artistic director is poring through the stacks at Goodwill, looking for a '70s-era suitcase to use as a prop.

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Bucky's 5th Quarter

beer growlers fresh madison market

This is pretty cool: due to a recent change in city ordinance, Madison establishments with a Class B liquor license -- essentially, a bar or anywhere where booze is consumed on site -- more places around town will sell beer growlers. This includes Fresh Madison Market, the grocery store in University Square.

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Bucky's 5th Quarter

You can now fill up a growler at Fresh Madison Market

This is pretty cool: due to a recent change in city ordinance, Madison establishments with a Class B liquor license -- essentially, a bar or anywhere where booze is consumed on site -- more places around town will sell beer growlers. This includes Fresh Madison Market, the grocery store in University Square.

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WKOW-TV

Bob Suter memorial fund created

The Madison Capitols have announced a Bob Suter Memorial Fund. The fund was set to serve as a means of carrying on Suter's legacy of passion and mentorship for the youth hockey community in Wisconsin and the U.S. Suter was a Madison native and longtime youth hockey icon.

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Right Wing News

Anti-Christian Fascists Ban Gideon Bibles From Penn State Hotel Rooms

Penn State has removed Gideon Bibles from hotel rooms after a complaint from the Freedom From Religion Foundation accused the Bibles of advocating the killings of nonbelievers. "The bible [sic] calls for killing nonbelievers, apostates, gays, 'stubborn sons,' and women who are not virgins on their wedding nights," FFRF Co-President Annie Laurie Gaylor said in a statement last week.

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Greenwich Citizen

Prosecutors: Former deputy planned homicides

Andrew Steele, right, appears in court Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Madison, Wis., with his lawyers, Nicholas Gansner, left, and Jessa Nicholson, center.

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Bucky's 5th Quarter

Rivals: Alabama RB Bradrick Shaw visiting Wisconsin Sept. 26

Bradrick Shaw is a four-star 2015 running from Birmingham , Alabama. You'd think the Crimson Tide could have first dibs on him if they'd like; alas, 247Sports' Crystal Ball predictions have Vanderbilt as the leaders with 44 percent of the picks.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

WKOW-TV

Convicted killer of 3 students escapes Ohio prison

Ohio police say the convicted killer of three students at a high school cafeteria has escaped from prison and a search is underway. Police say 19-year-old T.J. Lane escaped Thursday night along with two other inmates and one of the inmates was captured.

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WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Judge denies bond reduction for Andrew Steele; rai...

A judge in Madison said no Thursday to letting former Dane County sheriff's deputy Andrew Steele go free on a reduced bond in his double-murder case. In fact, Circuit Judge Nicholas McNamara doubled the bond to $2 million -- after prosecutors said Steele planned the murders for days, and left a note about it on his phone.

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Channel3000

Janet in Madison is the luckiest person ever

Throughout the course of asking you for help in warning your neighbors against predatory spam/scam emails, I've been lucky enough to have repeat customers, if you will. Folks who unfortunately receive lots of this kind of correspondence and have sent it my way to feature.

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WOZZ-FM Appleton

Dane County judges approve adoptions by same-sex c...

Wednesday, Circuit Judge Shelley Gaylord agreed to let Teresa and Kat Riley adopt the biological children whom both previously had by sperm donors. Last month, Judge Julie Genovese granted Heather Schaller and Sarah Davis of Madison an adoption.

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JD Supra

Madison, WI Resolution Targets "Ban the Box" Legislation For City Contractors and Vendors

The Common Council of Madison, Wisconsin passed a resolution that prohibits the city from asking questions concerning an applicant's criminal history on the city's initial employment applications , and from conducting a criminal background check before making a conditional offer of employment to the applicant. The resolution provides exceptions for the city's police department and commissioned fire personnel.

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