Wisconsin News

Test your home for radon, it could safe your life UW experts say

MADISON, Wis. — Experts at the UW Carbone Cancer Center say you should test for radon inside your house. Radon exposure is the second-leading cause of lung cancer in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society. Smoking is the leading cause. “When we find ways to prevent cancer, we jump at those chances,” oncologist Dr. Toby Campbell said….

Sentencing date set for Chandler Halderson, man convicted of parents’ murders

Courtesy Dane County Jail recordsMADISON, Wis. — A sentencing date has been set for the Windsor man convicted of killing and dismembering his parents last year. Online court records show Chandler Halderson, 23, has a sentencing hearing scheduled for 1:30 p.m. on March 17. MORE: Full coverage of the Chandler Halderson homicide investigation and trial — live stream, previous stories,…