Appeals court restarts prosecution for endangering cyclists

A Dane County business owner accused of injuring two men on bicycles in a road rage incident in August 2015 can be prosecuted on felony charges, according to a State Court of Appeals decision. The court found retired Dane County Circuit Judge William Foust erred when he dismissed reckless endangerment charges against John Dohm, 62, [...]


Brooklyn man faces 40 years for killing father of two

The man who killed a 33-year-old father of two bicycling near Madison in August faces a 40-year prison term, after pleading guilty to a homicide charge in Dane County Circuit Court Tuesday. Kevin D. Meister, 36, pleaded guilty to the charges of homicide while driving under the influence of a controlled substance and possession of [...]



Killed in a Crosswalk

Rufus King High School student Marisol Cevallos died needlessly early Wednesday morning, on her way to school and a future full of opportunity. A school bus driver hit and killed Cevallos, 17, as she walked southbound across W. Oklahoma Ave., in a crosswalk, which should have protected her from harm. But like dozens of others [...]