IXONIA — Ron D. Ebert, 57, Ixonia, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, at Watertown Regional Medical Center.
REESEVILLE -- Gordon R. Kemmerling Sr., age 70, of Reeseville, passed away on Friday morning, Aug. 28, 2015, at his home.
James W. Welch, age 61, Watertown/Madison, passed away at Agrace Hospice on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015.
JOHNSON CREEK -- Velma Esther Sophie (Posselt) Melcher, age 96, Sunset Ridge Assisted Living, Johnson Creek, formerly of Ixonia and Watertown, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015.
JUNEAU -- Wisconsin may be known for its beer, but it's the wine that has people talking in Dodge County.
JEFFERSON -- After a five-day trial characterized by a defendant's ever-changing lies, Michael Henderson, 33, of Waterloo, was convicted Saturday by a jury in Jefferson County Circuit Court of the murder of the mother of his seventh child, Heather Stewart, 28, of Clyman.
Those friendly smiling faces greeting you at the door of Watertown Regional Medical Center and making you feel at home will still be there today, despite rumors to the contrary, as LifePoint Health, Inc. takes over ownership of the hospital.
HUSTISFORD -- Kevin L. Will, of Hustisford, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, in Hustisford, at the age of 56.
A gunman killed three relatives in a surprise attack witnessed by several children in a home in eastern Tennessee, authorities said.
JUNEAU -- Dodge County Branch 4 Circuit Court Judge Steven Bauer approved a plea agreement Friday against Aaron R. Schreiber on charges pertaining to bomb threats, working with children as a registered sex offender and bail jumping charges.
CLYMAN — All the Hustisford Astros ever needed the last few years was a little more pitching.
Follow the yellow brick road to the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile ... on Wednesday the Wienermobile will stop in front of Towne Cinema, where a celebration of the anniversary of Meinhardt Raabe's 100th birthday will take place.
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Invoking "God's authority," a county clerk denied marriage licenses to gay couples again Tuesday in direct defiance of the federal courts, and vowed not to resign, even under the pressure of steep fines or jail.
Brawl — Watertown police responded Saturday at 1:24 a.m. to the intersection of South Third and East Main streets for a report of a brawl.
FOX LAKE - A Fox Lake correctional officer remains hospitalized
and the institution remains in lockdown this morning following an
attack by an inmate Monday morning.
WHITEWATER — After finishing undefeated in its original pool, the Lakeside Lutheran volleyball team also swept its crossover pool before losing its first match in the upper bracket to go 7-1 and finish in a tie for fifth place at the Warhawk Open held at UW-Whitewater on Friday and Saturday.
ATLANTA (AP) — A police officer was shot and critically wounded Monday when he responded to a call of a suspicious person and showed up at the wrong house, authorities said.
Margaret Martha Frank Bauman, Watertown, was born Aug. 15, 1920, to Bert and Linda (nee Tischer) Ehlke in Jackson. She was baptized and confirmed at David's Star Lutheran Church in Jackson. She helped on the family farm and later became a maid in Milwaukee.
WATERLOO -- Harold B. Hann Sr., age 73, of Waterloo, passed away on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, at his home.
MADISON -- Sharon Rose Rothschadl, age 70, Madison, formerly of Watertown, died on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg.
WATERLOO — On Aug. 11 at 7:38 p.m. Mark Uttech’s spirit left this world after a yearlong battle with cancer.
At Tuesday's common council meeting the council will vote on the second reading of an ordinance that would amend Chapter 18 of the city code regarding exterior storage standards for residential, office and commercial districts so it includes trailers.
Dennis L. Clark, 75, of Watertown, passed away at his home on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015.
PEARCE, Ariz. -- Stacie Marie Dorn, age 36, of Pearce, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 29, 2015.
Watertown’s girls tennis team improved to 9-1 on the season with a 6-1 nonconference dual meet win over Pewaukee on Thursday at the Brandt/Quirk tennis courts.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Submerged countries, abandoned cities and floods of refugees await the world barring urgent action on climate change, President Barack Obama warned Monday, painting a doomsday scenario as he opened a historic visit to Alaska.
The rail line between Watertown and Madison is set to receive some much needed improvements and upgrades. The line is owned by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation and the Wisconsin River Rail Transit Commission. The work will include track rehabilitation, the replacement of nearly …
Saturday shortly before 2 p.m. Michael Henderson was found guilty of the first-degree intentional homicide of his former girlfriend, Heather Stewart. A full story will appear in Monday's edition of the Daily Times.
JUNEAU -- Deputy Justin Kontny of the Dodge County Sheriff's Department received a lifesaving award Tuesday at the Dodge County Board of Supervisors meeting for pulling Dale Bratz and his dog Tucker out of an icy pond on March 15 in the town of Shields.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Rain and cooler temperatures Monday helped firefighters battling a series of big blazes in north-central Washington and other states in the West.
Service call — Watertown firefighters responded Friday at 7 p.m. to the 1300 block of Western Avenue for a city service call.
Theft — At approximately 7:38 a.m. Sunday the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a theft that occurred overnight in the N4000 block of County Highway I in the town of Lowell. The cash register was stolen.
Towne Cinema will be hosting a four day celebration of the life of Meinhardt Raabe, who was the Munchkin Coroner in "The Wizard of Oz" with free showings of the iconic movie to coincide with the 100th anniversary of Rabbe's birth.
Bethesda has announced major changes to its corporate leadership team that will bring increased focus to the organization’s work in residential support and employment services for people with developmental disabilities.
PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona woman told investigators that she drowned her 2-year-old twin sons and tried to kill her 3-year-old stepbrother in the same way because she didn't want them to live with the difficulties she faces.
NEW YORK (AP) — It's go time for the city's new taxis: Tuesday marked the official start for the new standard for yellow cabs.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's hard enough to redefine a genre once in a career, but horror virtuoso Wes Craven managed to do it twice.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
"Life Turns On!" a biographical story on the effects of Parkinson's disease by Watertown dentist, the late Bill Ehlinger, is available for purchase at Tribeca GalleryCafé and Books, as well as online at www.llumina.com/bookstore/life-turns-on.
Thomas C. Boyle, age 64, of Watertown, passed away on Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee following a battle with cancer.
Jason Bleck has been named Watertown’s varsity girls basketball coach. Watertown High School Athletic Director Mike Daniels confirmed the hire of Bleck this past week.
Donald L. Key (Donny), age 81, resident of Watertown, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014.
Donald L. Key
TOWN OF SHIELDS -- A man was found deceased in his car near county highways K and Q in the town of Shields Monday.
JEFFERSON — The Gemuetlichkeit Days German Heritage Festival got off to its 2014 start Friday evening with temperatures more in line with a German Oktoberfest than a Wisconsin September celebration, but organizers held great expectations for the rest of the weekend.
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