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District responds to Middleton High School students accused of sexual assault  WMTV

Authorities said two Middleton High School students were arrested for the sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl.

Jonathan Reid Luskin - WISC - WISC-TV3

Jonathan Reid Luskin, age 25 years, was born on December 30, 1992, and died on June 23, 2018, after a hiking accident in Slovenia.

Middleton High School ranks first for STEM  WMTV

Middleton High School was ranked number one for best high school for STEM in Wisconsin according to Niche.

2 Middleton High students arrested; allegedly sexually assaulted 14-year-old girl student

Two Middleton High School students have been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl, who is a freshman at the school, at a town of ...

Middleton High School diplomas include drawing of wrong school

Most of the Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District's graduates received diplomas with a drawing of a school none of them graduated from.

Middleton High School students walk out over sexual harassment  WMTV

MIDDLETON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Middleton High School students walked out of class on Monday to protest sexual harassment and assault. Students accused their ...

Police: Middleton High student gave marijuana to 14-year old before sex assault  WKOW

MIDDLETON (WKOW) — A criminal complaint against a Middleton High School student says the senior gave a 14-year old an illegal drug before he and a ...

Middleton, Monona Grove school referendums approved

Voters in the Middleton-Cross Plains School District on Tuesday easily approved a pair of referendums worth $143.7 million to pay for a new elementary school, ...

Middleton 18-year-old charged with sexual assault of 14-year-old girl

An 18-year-old Middleton man arrested last week for the alleged sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl was charged Monday with sexual assault of a child under 16 ...

Middleton, Monona Grove among school districts taking part in big year for referendums

Of the 61 school districts that will ask voters on Nov. 6 for more money to build and staff facilities, two of the biggest asks will come from districts in the ...

Middleton grads get diploma with wrong school sketched inside - WISC-TV3

Hundreds of graduates in Middleton received a diploma with a little mystery inside Sunday, a school official said Tuesday.

Largest school referendum in the state passes in Middleton - WISC-TV3

Voters overwhelmingly passed the most expensive school referendum in the state. Nearly 70 percent of voters in the Middleton-Cross Plains School District said ...

Prep girls swimming: Three new teams enter Division 2 rankings, Middleton returns to first in Division 1

Area swimmers hold 20 of the 22 available No. 1 spots in the individual swimming rankings.

Madison Youth Choirs  Isthmus

press release: This semester, Madison Youth Choirs is thrilled to welcome guest artist Tony Memmel, a singer-songwriter and guitarist whose story of ingenuity ...

Q&A: Middleton High School senior Natalie Asmus revives Madison March for Science

Middleton High School student Natalie Asmus was disappointed she could not attend Madison's inaugural March for Science last year because of standardized ...

Jazz at Five Concert Series Middleton High School 7 O'Clock Saxes 4 p.m., Waunakee Big Band 5 p.m., Geoffrey Keezer and Gillian Margot 6:30 p.m.

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Chief: WTS Paradigm shooter exchanged gunfire with officers - WISC-TV3

Officers have shot and killed the shooter who attacked people at a Middleton software company, injuring several, officials said. The shooter has died, officials ...

Two school districts host final referendum meetings on Monday  WMTV

Oregon and Middleton Schools Districts will hold their final open house community meetings on Monday, Oct. 15, to discuss their referendum questions that will ...

Middleton's new turf field completed  Middleton Times Tribune

Bob Joers had taken enough ribbing. For 11 years, Middleton's athletic director received plenty of compliments about the turf field at Otto Breitenbach Stadium.

Middleton-Cross Plains School District getting $220K school safety grant

The Middleton-Cross Plains School District received a $220000 school safety grant Monday, the largest amount for 13 area school districts and private schools ...

Report: 2018 sets record for school referendums

A Wisconsin Policy Forum report shows 2018 sets a record for the amount of additional spending on K-12 schools voters approved in referendums.

Sun Prairie wins pineapple relay while Middleton enjoys spoils as overall winner

MIDDLETON — Victory never tasted so sweet for Sun Prairie's Sophie Fiske. Or, at least it would taste sweet once she got home and cut into the pineapple she ...

Pertzborn's Middleton roots run deep  Middleton Times Tribune

Jason Pertzborn remembers the games, the moments, the years like they happened yesterday. The 1988 campaign in which Middleton went undefeated in the ...

Middleton graduate missing while vacationing in Slovenia  WMTV

Jonathan Luskin's parents in Madison fear their 25-year-old son may have been gravely injured while hiking in the Central European country.

Community gathers for Middleton graduate  WMTV

After Dan Vitale lost both of his parents this past year, his teacher at Middleton High School planned his graduation celebration, drawing hundreds.

Middleton Police teach citizens how to respond to an active shooter  WMTV

Monday night Middleton police hosted its first public active shooter presentation since a gunman entered a local business and open fired in September.

Five Middleton student sax players to play at Jazz at Five

MIDDLETON — When Laurie Lang, a professional bass player, educator and mother of a saxophone player, learned about an opening to play at Jazz at Five, ...

Middleton baseball coach Tom Schmitt steps down

Schmitt was the Big Eight Conference coach of the year this season. He led the Cardinals to seven state tournament appearances, including the 2003 WIAA ...

Criminal Complaint: Middleton teen smoked marijuana before sexual assault  WMTV

In November, a group of Middleton teens were smoking marijuana after a basketball game before two boys sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl.

Middleton Police to host free active shooter preparedness course  WKOW

Following a shooting at an office in Middleton, police will host a free seminar to teach the public how to respond to an active shooter situation.

Middleton distance runner Caleb Easton commits to cross country champion Northern Arizona University

Middleton senior Caleb Easton, a distance runner who competes in cross country and track and field, announced via Twitter that he has orally committed to ...

Simon makes a first class move  Middleton Times Tribune

The coaching profession is a dog eat dog world. Grown men everywhere fight their way up the ladder, then they try to pummel each other on the gridiron.

Student-run business at Middleton High offers hands-on education in production

MIDDLETON — The business education and engineering-technology departments at Middleton High School are partnering on a joint business to make products ...

Middleton High students start computer science program for younger girls

Code CS stands for Cardinal Outreach to Diversify and Educate Computer Science.

Middleton High School aims to use Confederate flag incident as 'teachable moment'

Middleton High School administrators are adopting a “restorative justice” approach to a campus conflict in which a student brandished a Confederate flag on the ...

Middleton to host talk on what to do during active shooting  WMTV

The City of Middleton is hosting a presentation to help residents prepare for an active shooter.

Sun Prairie swimmer Michaela Nelson, golfer Ethan Carrick make college choices

Sun Prairie senior Michaela Nelson has announced on Twitter and Instagram that she has orally committed to Northern Michigan University for women's ...

The Latest: Officers who fired at Middleton shooter identified

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The Latest on this week's shooting at a software company in Middleton, Wis., that seriously injured three people (all times local): ...

Two Teens Arrested in Alleged Sexual Assault of 14-year-old Girl  Middleton Times Tribune

MIDDLETON–A former Middleton High School (MHS) senior is released on bond this week after being charged with sexual assault of 14-year-old girl in the town ...

Middleton drama puts national topics on stage

MIDDLETON — Last summer, when Kendra Dando chose a play for the annual winter short production put on by Middleton High School Theatre, she knew the ...

Middleton High School Girls Basketball off-court controversy  WMTV

MIDDLETON, Wis. (WMTV) -- A social media post from a Middleton Girls Basketball player has sparked some controversy. The post to Instagram came after the ...

Jorgensen named Middleton's new baseball coach  Middleton Times Tribune

Brent Jorgensen, Middleton's coaching equivalent to the three-sport athlete, was doing what he's always doing last week. Coaching. Jorgensen, the 27-year-old ...

Madison high school stadium expansion plans divide neighborhood  WKOW

MADISON (WKOW) — This year's seniors at Edgewood High School technically had home games, except none of them were played on home turf. The school ...

Student tased by officers following a fight outside of Middleton High School

A fight Tuesday afternoon outside of Middleton High School led to a 15-year-old male student being Tasered by an officer in an incident that police say stemmed ...

Lauren Cabalka named Coach of the Year  Middleton Times Tribune

The most successful girls swimming and diving coach in the history of Middleton High School recently received one of the highest possible honors in her sport.

Middleton High School's 'Jesus Lunch' draws hundreds to participate, protest

An ongoing debate over the propriety of a weekly Christian gathering dubbed "Jesus Lunch" at Middleton High School led to crowds of supporters and protesters ...

'So blessed to be here': Middleton woman makes remarkable recovery after ATV crash - WISC-TV3

MIDDLETON, Wis. - All-terrain vehicle and utility-terrain vehicle riding is a growing sport in Wisconsin. A local woman is sharing her story and a warning since ...

Middleton High School investigating allegations of widespread cheating

Middleton High School officials are investigating claims of cheating, including allegations of students sharing and selling photographs of test questions.

WIAA state girls swimming preview: Madison Edgewood a heavy favorite in Division 2, but Middleton faces a challenge in Division 1

The state meet is set for Friday and Saturday at the UW Natatorium.

Middleton High sophomore dies from crash injuries, Madison man arrested for alleged drunken driving, sheriff's office says

A Middleton High School student died Sunday from injuries she suffered as a passenger in a single-vehicle crash Friday night in which the driver was allegedly ...

Students organize die-in protest for gun control at Capitol  WKOW

The Middleton workplace shooting on Wednesday inspired students, community members and state lawmakers to gather at the capitol today for a special type of ...

Middleton High School student hosts statewide computer programming competition

Balaji Veeramani, a senior at Middleton High School, hosted Project Boolean on Saturday. The computer programming competition drew teams from around the ...

Madison West leads state with 26 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

Madison West High School has more National Merit Scholarship semifinalists than any other high school in Wisconsin, with Madison Memorial High School a ...

Oregon girls volleyball team finishes runner-up at Cardinal Invitational

MIDDLETON — The Oregon girls volleyball team received another positive jolt of confidence Saturday.

High school football: Bangor offense sputters, Cardinals fall in state semis  La Crosse Tribune

MIDDLETON, Wis. — It was a difficult sequence for the Bangor High School football team to handle, and one that made Black Hawk a WIAA Division 7 state ...

Neighbors oppose changes to Edgewood High School stadium  WMTV

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Edgewood High School's varsity football team has not been able to play a home game on their field. While the field is used for ...

Sandwich, chips and Jesus  Isthmus

The Jesus Lunch will return outside of Middleton High School this year, after the city's Common Council failed to impose any restrictions. Many parents say ...

Prep football preview: Graduation losses hit state runner-up Sun Prairie hard, leaving Big Eight race wide open

Middleton is seen as the top challenger to Sun Prairie once again, with Madison Memorial on the rise.

Pomp and circumstance: Where and when to catch high school graduations in Dane County

While some area high schools have already held commencement ceremonies, most are planning to recognize graduates over the first two weekends in June.

The long ride: A zoning decision sends kids in a west side condo complex to Cross Plains for school

In a neighborhood rife with social challenges, students who call The Crossings home attend school in a community a world away from their own. How did that ...

Brunner, Allan R.

MIDDLETON—Allan R. Brunner, age 59, passed away at his residence on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. He was born on Aug. 24, 1959, in Madison, the son of Roger ...

"Once Upon a Christmas Cheery In the Lab of Shakhashiri"

Join us for this 49th annual event! In addition to dazzling science demonstrations, this year's guests include the Pro Arte Quartet and Mike Leckrone with ...

Districts look to pass Nov. 6 referenda for new schools, security, technology  WMTV

Many school districts in the area will ask voters to approve funding for new schools, updated security, technology and more. NBC15 provides a breakdown of ...

Middleton's Thomas Robson, Claire Staples, Tavi Tanin finalize college choices

Robson plans to play men's volleyball, while Staples plans to compete in women's basketball and Tanin in women's soccer and basketball.

Thousands of Madison-area students walk out for gun control, school safety

In a striking demonstration of youth angst and advocacy, an estimated 3,000 Madison-area students left their classes Wednesday to march down East ...

Middleton police release 2017 annual report  WMTV

The Middleton Police Department responded to several significant cases in 2017 as outlined in an annual report released Wednesday.

Sexual misconduct investigation prompts two Middleton High School staffers to resign

An sexual misconduct investigation involving two staffers in the Middleton-Cross Plains School District has led to two resignations.

Middleton High cross-dressing flap raises questions about sensitivity, conformity

For four years, this year's Middleton High School seniors said they looked forward to the end-of-school year tradition of taking a week to dress up in themes ...

Photos: Sun Prairie and Middleton high school football

Middleton and Sun Prairie play in Big Eight Conference football game at Cardinal Heights Stadium in Sun Prairie, Wis., Friday, Aug. 25, 2017.

Wisconsin roundup: Prison ordered for convicted sausage tamperer;...  Hudson Star Observer

A federal judge has given a former Johnsonville Sausage worker a four-year prison sentence for tampering with the company's product.

Memorial High School football has a lot to be excited about  WMTV

After an upset over Big 8 favorite Middleton High School on Sep. 7, the Memorial Spartans remain undefeated on the season.

Middleton schools superintendent lauds process that led to resignation of two coaches

The resignation of two Middleton High School staff members and coaches this fall after they admitted to having sex at the school followed an investigation that ...

Middleton's 'Jesus Lunch' makes quieter return in new school year

Large-scale protests against the parent-sponsored faith-based lunches mostly dissipated for the start of the 2016-17 school year, but city officials are preparing ...

Madison West boys swimming team sets four records in winning the Big Eight Conference title

The Madison West boys swimming team, ranked No. 1 in the state, set four Big Eight Conference records on Saturday and claimed its second consecutive Big ...

High school football: Grant Manke a big presence on both sides of the ball for Bangor  La Crosse Tribune

BANGOR — Grant Manke wasn't a bit intimidated when he was thrown onto the field as the Bangor High School football team's starting left tackle as a ...

Hall comes calling for Kind  Middleton Times Tribune

Jeff Kind was a first-year teacher at Cuba City back in 1978. And due to the diminutive nature of his paycheck, Kind signed up for as many coaching jobs inside ...

Turf battle  Isthmus

Edgewood High School has long wanted a proper stadium to host sporting events; while many neighbors have long been opposed. Now that the school has ...

Fundraising in gear for child psychiatric hospital expansion at UnityPoint Health-Meriter

UnityPoint Health-Meriter is starting a fundraising campaign for a $13 million expansion of its Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Hospital, which has turned away ...

Middleton to Grammys: Follow this Dane County native's journey to fame - WISC-TV3

They've played shows like "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" and "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" as recently as last week, but what many people may not realize ...

WIAA girls swimming: Sun Prairie sophomore Sophie Fiske has shown growth as a competitor this year

Cardinals coach Nancy Harms says the speedy Fiske has the potential to become a multiple state champ and Olympic-level swimmer.

Religious lunch event causing tension between organizers and Middleton school officials

A free lunch program where Christian messages are shared with Middleton High School students is creating conflict between its organizers and the school ...

Steve Plank named principal at Middleton High School

Steve Plank, who has been principal at Lakes Community High School in Antioch, Ill., since 2010, has been named principal at Middleton High School.

Morning Bell: Middleton High School principal resigns | Local Education

Middleton High School principal Denise Herrmann has resigned, Middleton-Cross Plains School District officials said Monday.

Sen. Kathleen Vinehout: Citizens vote to raise property taxes to pay for schools

A little-told story from the recent election is the change happening across Wisconsin as citizens voted to increase their property taxes to pay for local schools.

Reedsburg's Luke Rapisarda commits to UW-Milwaukee for men's track and field

Reedsburg's Luke Rapisarda announced via Twitter that he plans to compete in track and field at UW-Milwaukee in 2018-19.

Forrestal leads Parker's second-half charge in upset of Middleton  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker's girls basketball team, seeded 13th, came from behind late to upset the host fourth-seeded Cardinals 56-52 in a WIAA Division 1 regional ...

Which Wisconsin high schools send the most students to UW-Madison?

For most of the 2000s, Middleton High School sent a large number of its graduates off to UW-Madison, but some other Wisconsin schools always produced more ...

WIAA state boys volleyball: Middleton makes fifth consecutive trip to state quarterfinals

When, where: Friday and Saturday, Wisconsin Lutheran College Rex Center, Milwaukee. Tickets/parking: Tickets will be available at the door for $8 per session.

Wisconsin girls basketball player under fire for #youregonnaworkforusanyway Instagram post  USA TODAY High School Sports

A Wisconsin girls basketball player deleted her Instagram account after a disturbing hashtag comment following a loss led to a full-blown racial controversy ...

Madison Memorial's Olivia Bloomer makes college choice for women's swimming

Bloomer committed as a recruited walk-on at the University of Minnesota.

Updated: Team-by-team 2018 football schedules for each conference in the area and region

2018 prep football schedules for every varsity team in the area and region:

Prep football preview: Defending Badger South champion Monona Grove reloads for another title chase

Stoughton and Watertown are the preseason favorites to challenge MG in the conference race.

Middleton student 'Uproots' national playwriting competition

Taylor Nordeng, 14, has never been bullied or seen bullying, but she wrote about the topic so beautifully that she won a national playwriting competition.

Middleton student speaks out after confederate flag seen on campus  WMTV

A Middleton High School student's car was seen with a confederate flag hanging out of the window on Tuesday.

Drums on Parade  Isthmus

press release: The Drum Corps International Tour will return to Madison, Wisconsin, on Sunday, July 8, for the 2018 edition of Drums on Parade featuring the ...

Middleton's Brian Cowing swings into the new tour of 'Something Rotten!'

Brian Cowing, 28, a Middleton native, has been cast as a swing and ensemble member in the national tour of “Something Rotten!" in Madison Oct. 9-14.

Middleton student charged with sexual assault, officials say - WISC-TV3

A Middleton High School student faces multiple charges of sexual assault after a woman told police she was assaulted by him at an underage drinking party, ...

WIAA state boys swimming preview: Madison West, three-time defending champ Monona Grove are favored

A slew of area individuals are expected to make news on Friday and Saturday, including Monona Grove's 11-time champ, Ben McDade.

Prep boys cross country preview: Middleton's Jack Rader battles through injury with big goals ahead

Jack Rader, Middleton's senior boys cross country captain, aims to lift the Cardinals to a Big Eight Conference championship and another berth in the WIAA ...

Woman injured in west side Madison shooting  WKOW

A Tree Lane resident was shot inside her apartment this afternoon following a dispute, according to Madison police. A Tree Lane resident was shot inside her ...

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