50% of women canceled or delayed mammograms during the pandemic

Local doctors warn COVID-related delays could result in 10,000+ additional deaths in the next decade

MADISON, Wis.-- Doctors are reporting a concerning trend of women missing or delaying routine mammograms during the pandemic. Nationwide, half of all women put off their…

Brewers-Pirates postponed, makeup doubleheader Saturday

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A game scheduled between the Milwaukee Brewers and Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night was postponed because of rain and will be made up as part of a day-night doubleheader Saturday. The first game will be played at…

Tigers 10, Cubs 8

J.D. Martinez's sacrifice ignited a three-run eighth as the Detroit Tigers went on to a 10-8 victory over the Chicago Cubs in a storm-delayed contest that didn't conclude until 1 a.m. on Wednesday.

Technical challenges delay DaneCom until 2017

The new emergency communication system, DaneCom, that was supposed to be turned on last year, will not be turned on until 2017 due to "significant technological challenges," officials said.

Power outage causing school delays

Dodgeville, Barneveld delaying school start two hours

The Dodgeville and Barneveld school districts will both start schools two hours late due to a power out age in the area.

Dispatch to fatal fire delayed nearly 4 minutes

911 center director not able to account for 2 minutes of delay

A 51-year-old Madison native died in an apartment fire last October that took the Dane County 911 Center nearly four minutes to dispatch firefighters to. The three minutes and 48 seconds before fire crews were alerted is more than two minutes longer than the national standard set for getting firefighters to a structure fire.

Mayor calls 40-min. railway crossing delay 'horrendous'

Railroad co. apologizes, works to alter plan

Mayor Paul Soglin is calling on the Wisconsin Southern Railroad to make significant changes to its policies at railroad crossings after an incident last month he labeled "horrendous."