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    Yesterday | WKOW-TV

    A nationwide flu epidemic has hospitals scrambling to stock essential supplies people need to get healthy, which are already in short supply. Hospitals like SSM Health St. Mary's in Janesville go through cases of saline IV bags every week to keep people hydrated when they're sick.

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  2. Snow emergencies for area communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WKOW-TV

    Clinton: From 10 p.m. Sunday to 7 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16. No parking is allowed on village streets during the emergency. 24-hour parking is available in the municipal parking lot in the 200 block of Mill Street.

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  3. Sen. Johnson calls on Trump to apologize for vulgar commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | WKOW-TV

    Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson on Friday called on President Donald Trump to apologize for the vulgar comment made during a closed-door meeting with lawmakers about immigration. During the meeting Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, Trump questioned why the U.S. would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "shithole countries" in Africa as he rejected a bipartisan immigration deal, according to one participant and people briefed on the extraordinary Oval Office conversation.

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  4. Madison Sam's Club to close as part of nationwide downsizingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | WKOW-TV

    Madison's Sam's Club will be closing permanently at the end of the month, according to a Walmart spokesperson. "That was a meeting we had in the club to inform our associates.

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  5. Judge denies motion to move Jakubowski trial out of Rock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | WKOW-TV

    Jakubowski asked for the trial to be moved, due to pre-trial publicity, but a judge denied the motion on Tuesday, according to the Janesville Gazette. Jakubowski admitted to stealing 20 weapons from a gun store in Janesville and was sentenced to 14 years in federal prison.

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  6. Town of Beloit pushes to become villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | WKOW-TV

    Leaders of the Town of Beloit are poised to go to court to try to transform the municipality into a village, and ensure its future. An attorney for the Town is expected to file the incorporation bid in Rock County Circuit Court this week, backed by four times the needed fifty signatures of Town residents.

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  7. Road closure in Janesville for work on I-39/90 projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | WKOW-TV

    The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says crews will be removing and replacing the northbound Interstate bridge over East Milwaukee Street starting at 7:00 a.m. Monday, January 8. The work is expected until late Thursday, January 11. East Milwaukee will be closed under I-39/90 to keep everyone safe. Motorists are asked to use alternate routes and be alert for crews and equipment in the area.

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  8. Madison PD investigating drug use at public libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | WKOW-TV

    Officers responded to the call a little before 11:00 a.m. at the Central Library at 201 West Mifflin Street. Every couple remembers their wedding day, but William Pulec and Cheryl Parmenter are newlyweds who will never forget the day after they tied the knot because someone stole their car.

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  9. Plans to close youth prison and open more gets mixed reviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | WKOW-TV

    It's a decision that's being applauded on both sides of the political aisle. But the closure of Lincoln Hills is getting mixed reviews as some say more youth prisons shouldn't be created.

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  10. Man convicted in Madison murder receives more life sentencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | WKOW-TV

    JANESVILLE -- The head men's basketball coach at the University of Wisconsin Rock County has been placed on administrative leave following an altercation after a game Wednesday against UW-Waukesha. JANESVILLE -- The head men's basketball coach at the University of Wisconsin Rock County has been placed on administrative leave following an altercation after a game Wednesday against UW-Waukesha.

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  11. Family of Fatoumatta Jallow hoping for justice one year after her shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | WKOW-TV

    It's been more than a year since Fatoumatta Jallow was shot and killed at the group home in Madison where she worked. As the trial for her accused killer gets closer, Jallow's family is hoping for justice.

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  12. Car entombed in iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | WKOW-TV

    On cold days like we've had, scraping off your car can be a pain, but it could be worse, like this car that got encased in ice. You can't tell, but that's a Mercury Sable underneath a blanket of the ice in Davenport, Iowa.

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  13. Madison free sand pickup locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | WKOW-TV

    The city of Madison is providing a list of places to find free sand piles to keep your property safe in the winter. Sand location: West corner of parking lot.

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  14. Stealing Cars in the ColdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | WKOW-TV

    "We've seen a real spike in the number of cars being stolen for the past several months now," says Joel DeSpain, Public Information Officer for MPD. He states that the increase in car thefts is related to the cold weather.

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  15. Keeping Baraboo High School warm as $21 million construction project continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | WKOW-TV

    The chilly weather coupled with construction created some cold conditions earlier this week at Sauk County's Baraboo High School. Principal Glenn Bildsten returned from winter break, and found some parts of the building were much colder than they should be.

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  16. Wind chill advisory in effect late evening until Thursday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | WKOW-TV

    The National Weather Service has issued another wind chill advisory for all of southern Wisconsin. It goes in effect Wednesday at 9 pm and ends 10 am Thursday.

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  17. Aaron Rodgers spotted in town for Badgers basketball gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | WKOW-TV

    Apparently, he spent it in Madison Tuesday night to take in the Badgers basketball team's 71-61 win over Indiana. The TV broadcast caught him in the stands with his buddy -- avid Badger booster and former U.S. Open golf champion -- Andy North.

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  18. Madison road crews work to clear roadways following overnight snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | WKOW-TV

    Road crews with Madison Streets Division are working overnight into Wednesday morning to get try and get roads as safe as possible before the morning commute. Crews are plowing the snow and laying down sand rather than salt.

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  19. Police need help identifying 2 women involved in New Year's Eve theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | WKOW-TV

    The Town of Beloit Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying two women involved in the theft of a purse and a motor vehicle. The incident occurred Sunday around 2:30 a.m. in the Hog Cabin Saloon.

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  20. Mequon man found safe after Silver Alert issuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | WKOW-TV

    Authorities say Jerrold Higgins was found safe. The Silver Alert was canceled at about 1:30 a.m. ***** MEQUON -- Authorities need your help to find 76-year-old Jerrold Higgins.

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