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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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2 hrs ago | The Badger Herald Online

City council blocks high-rise on Willy Street

Ald. Marsha Rummel, District 6, had appealed a refusal from the city's Plan Commission to the full Common Council, but the council rejected her request. The project, a multi-use building with apartments and commercial space, would have been on 706 Williamson St. in Rummel's district.

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6 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

Absentee voters will still need to show ID

MADISON, Wis Thousands of Wisconsin voters who have already requested absentee ballots, and in some cases already turned them in, will have to provide a copy of a valid photo ID for voting before the November 4th election. Otherwise, state election officials say no ballots will be issued to them or counted on Election Day.

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10 hrs ago | ARLnow.com

Arlington Ranked Third-Best Place to Live in U.S.

Arlington County has been named the third-best place to live in the country, among localities with a population between 20,000 and 350,000. Arlington ranked behind No.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

WKOW-TV

Madison breaks ground on the Galaxie

A project to bring a new feel to Madison's Capitol East District moves forward. A groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday for a development called The Galaxie.

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Channel3000

UW-Madison to issue photo IDs to students for voting

Wisconsin's Government Accountability Board announced its efforts to uphold the vote ID law, following Friday's court ruling . The law requires voters to provide a photo ID before they can submit a ballot.

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WNFL-AM Green Bay

More details on Voter ID requirements coming Tuesday

MADISON, Wis The state elections' agency will hold a news conference this afternoon with details on how the voter I-D law will be incorporated into the November 4th elections. Things have already gotten messy since a federal appeals court put the 2011 photo I-D requirement back in place last Friday.

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WKOW-TV

Wallet stolen near East Towne Mall

A Madison man has his wallet stolen near East Towne Mall on Monday. Madison police say the 39-year-old victim was walking along East Towne Blvd. when a stranger approached, asking for a lighter.

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WKOW-TV

Shots Fired on Madison's North Side

Madison police respond to Madison's north side, near Warner park early Tuesday morning. Police were called to the 2400 block of Brentwood Parkway after receiving a number of calls about shots fired.

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WKOW-TV

Cottage Grove man arrested for 6th OWI

A Cottage Grove man is arrested for his 6th OWI late Wednesday night. Madison police say staff at Murphy's Tavern on East Washington Ave. saw Michael W. Dorn driving in the parking lot when he caused a minor accident.

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WKOW-TV

Man charged with campus rape released on bail

A Fond du Lac man facing a felony sex assault charge for what authorities say was the stranger-rape of a UW-Madison student has been released from jail after $10,000 bail was posted. Authorities say the father of 21-year old Amory Waters posted the bond.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

7th Circuit affirms fair use of Madison mayor's mug on pro-Mifflin t-shirts

When Madison began trying to put the squeeze on the annual Mifflin Street Block Party a couple years back, some of the party's supporters put their political speech on a traditional college medium - the t-shirt. Over a '60's style, lime-green, high-key photo of Mayor Paul Soglin, they printed the phrase, "Sorry for partying."

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WKOW-TV

Madison police search for missing woman

Madison police are trying to find 60-year-old Nejay Redd who suffers from Dementia. Redd was last seen at 11 p.m. Monday near Rethke and Worthington Avenues on Madison's east side.

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WMTV Madison

Proposed outpatient mental health funding raises concerns

Christy, a proud UW-Madison grad, joined the NBC 15 news team in June 2014 and is excited to return to her college town. A proposed funding cut to outpatient services at Journey Mental Health Center is raising concerns for some in the community.

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The Janesville Gazette

Bernard Arthur Whitnable, Madison/Janesville, WI

Bernard Arthur Whitnable, aged 91, most recently of Madison, WI, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, after a long battle with heart disease.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Union Daily Times

Build it and bikes will come

Did you see the baseball movie Field of Dreams? Even if you didn't, you've probably heard the phrase "If you build it, they will come" - which it immortalized. When it comes to bicycles, cars, and public transportation, both sayings are true .

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WKOW-TV

Madison named "Best Place to Live" on Livability.com top 100 list

Madison takes the top spot when it comes to Livability.com 's Top 100 Best Places to Live list. According to the website, Mayor Soglin was not happy with being listed as 5th on last year's list and worked at building a more livable place.

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The Badger Herald Online

Madison School District faces collective bargaining lawsuit

A lawsuit was filed against the Madison Metropolitan School District Wednesday, claiming that contracts negotiated by Madison Teachers Inc. violate collective bargaining restrictions set by Act 10. The Legislature passed the law as proposed by Gov. Scott Walker in 2011, which restricted unions' rights for collective bargaining. The Wisconsin Supreme Court found the law to be constitutional in August, after Dane County Circuit Court Judge Juan Colas struck it down in 2013.

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WKOW-TV

Rockford couple arrested in Madison for retail theft

In order to support heroin habits, a Rockford man admits to police both he and his girlfriend attempted to shoplift more than $2000 worth of merchandise from Home Depot on Verona Road. The incident took place Saturday when an employee recognized the suspects as the couple who took off with more than $1000 in power tools earlier in the week.

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WKOW-TV

10,000 visitors in Madison area for Epic meeting; Expect traffic delays

Madison-area drivers should get ready for some big traffic delays. As many as 10,000 people will be visiting the area for the annual Epic Systems "Users Group Meeting" in Verona starting Monday.

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WNFL-AM Green Bay

Grape crop impacted by harsh winter

The State Journal of Madison says the harvest is 10-to-14 days behind schedule, and yields are down because of the weather. Dane County grower Dave Mitchell says his crop of grapes is about average -- and he thought it would be lower due to this year's rough winter, cool summer, and heavy rains.

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