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  • Regional airports include Dane County Regional Airport (Madison) and General Mitchell International Airport (Milwaukee)
  • Local newspapers includes the Daily Citizen (Beaver Dam) and the Watertown Daily Times (Watertown)
  • Regional newspapers include the Capital Times (Madison), Wisconsin State Journal (Madison), Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel (Milwaukee), the Waukesha Freeman (Waukesha), and the Fond du Lac Reporter (Fond du Lac).
  • Area codes for Dodge County are 920 and 262
  • Border counties 
    · North
    - Green Lake County, Fond du Lac County
   · South - Waukesha County, Jefferson County
   · East - Fond du Lac County, Washington County
   · West - Dane County, Columbia County

Dodge County Headlines

Man sentenced for threatening to decapitate FdL County DA for ISIS

A man claiming to be with the terrorist organization ISIS has been sentenced for threatening Fond du Lac County's District Attorney. James Luke, 29, was ordered to spend two years in state prison for threatening DA Eric Toney.

Dodge County officials think alcohol contributed to crash with serious injuries

According to a news release, shortly after 1:30 a.m. a 26-year-old woman from Muskego was driving a pick-up truck east on CTH S at the intersection with STH 67 didn't stop at the stop sign, crossed into the wrong lanes and crashed off the road into a tree line. The woman was possibly ejected from the car, and the car caught on fire.

Watertown man sentenced 6 years in prison for child sexual assault charges

Stephen Buske, 20, was sentenced in Friday for sexual assault of a child under the age of 16, exposing a child to harmful materials and two counts of possession of child pornography, according to a release from the Dodge County Courthouse. Judge Martin J. De Vries also ordered that he serve an additional six years of supervision and register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.


Wisconsin Headlines

PHOTOS: Flooding and ice in southern Wisconsin

There is a Winter Weather Advisory for icing through Tuesday afternoon for: Crawford, Richland, Sauk, Columbia, Dodge, Juneau, Adams, Marquette, Green Lake. There is a Flood Warning for southwestern Grant until 1:15 p.m. A Flood Warning is also in effect for southeastern Dane, Green, Lafayette, Rock, and northern Walworth Counties until 9:45 a.m. Additionally, a Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday afternoon for Green, Rock, Jefferson and Walworth Counties.

PHOTOS: 10 Safest Cities in Wisconsin

Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:16AM CST expiring February 22 at 6:00AM CST in effect for: Racine Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:16AM CST expiring February 21 at 9:00AM CST in effect for: Milwaukee Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:16AM CST expiring February 27 at 12:00AM CST in effect for: Kenosha Areal Flood Watch issued February 20 at 9:50AM CST expiring February 20 at 6:00PM CST in effect for: Green, Jefferson, Kenosha, Milwaukee, Racine, Rock, Walworth, Waukesha Areal Flood Warning issued February 20 at 9:46AM CST expiring February 20 at 6:45PM CST in effect for: Dane, Dodge, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Lafayette, Rock, Walworth, Waukesha Winter Weather Advisory issued February 20 at 9:36AM CST expiring February 20 at 3:00PM CST in effect for: Columbia, Dodge, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Marquette, Sauk, Sheboygan Flood Watch issued February 20 at 4:32AM CST expiring ... (more)

Frat Suspended After Wild Partying At Wisconsin-Madison

The University of Wisconsin-Madison suspended a fraternity after three party-related violations of its student code of conduct, according to a Monday report. The school suspended its Theta Chi chapter through October 2018 after three November violations of its code of conduct involving underage drinking and solicitation for a nude photo, reported Milwaukee Journal Sentinel .

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