investigate death of person in Decorah Lake
- Authorities are investigating the death of a
person who was found unresponsive in Decorah Lake
say Wisconsin driver crashes not once but twice
HALLIE - Police say a Wisconsin driver had a
difficult night when he crashed his car not once but
school nixes reading of book about transgender kid
HOREB - A southern Wisconsin elementary school
cancelled a planned reading of a children's book
about a transgender girl after a group threatened to
in Milwaukee, Madison breaks Thanksgiving Day
- The National Weather Service says Milwaukee and
Madison's wet weather have set records for
Thanksgiving Day rain.
public lands board hires new secretary
- The Board of Commissioners of Public Lands has
chosen an official from Gov. Scott Walker's
administration as its new executive secretary.
funds aims to boost migrating monarch butterflies
Ind. - Federal officials want landowners in Indiana
and nine other states to grow milkweed to boost the
population of monarch butterflies.
hunter gets 2 deer in 1 shot on 1st hunt
BAY - A young hunter from the Green Bay area will
have a hard time topping his first hunting
experience - after he managed to get two deer in one
sentenced for pimping teens as part of business plan
- A 38-year-old man told a federal judge that he had
dreams and a formal business plan when he got out of
state prison - and he only started sex trafficking
his girlfriend and three 17-year-old girls so he
could raise money for his business ventures.
governor fails to bag deer
- It looks like Gov. Scott Walker's gun deer hunt is a bust,
at least so far.
Wisconsin could see flooding over Thanksgiving
- Forecasters say a snowstorm that hammered south-central
Wisconsin over the weekend might cause flooding over the
managers investigate shooting of sandhill cranes
COUNTY - Wildlife managers are investigating to find out who
killed a pair of protected sandhill cranes in Shawano
in western Wisconsin recall mayor in special election
- Voters in Arcadia have recalled a mayor who had been in
charge of the western Wisconsin city for nearly a decade.
judge could decide damages in Cudahy fire next year
- A federal judge in Milwaukee could decide early next year
how much the government owes companies who insured a
suburban Milwaukee meatpacking plant that caught fire more
than six years ago.
find person in Wisconsin hunter's fatal shooting
- Authorities say they've found a person involved in the
fatal shooting of a hunter near Redgranite in east-central
Milwaukee makes Detroit stop en route to South China Sea
- The USS Milwaukee littoral combat ship has stopped in
Detroit en route to duty in the South China Sea.
in custody in fatal shooting in northwestern Wisconsin
OF HAYWARD - Authorities in northwestern Wisconsin say a
suspect has turned himself in to the sheriff's office in
connection with a fatal shooting.
release evidence against Kenosha County suspect
- Authorities have released new evidence against a Kenosha
County homicide suspect that appears to reveal how he fled
deputies at more than 120 miles per hour and attacked a
woman in her home days later.
traffic deaths rise sharply after small decline in
— After declining for most of the past decade, traffic
deaths spiked 8 percent in the first half of this year,
prompting a call from the nation's highway safety chief to
find ways to reduce the human errors that cause most
overtime policy implemented
MADISON — The
Wisconsin Department of Corrections is implementing a new
overtime policy as it deals with a shortage of prison
Thrivent adviser faces more charges
Prosecutors in Winnebago County have leveled 20 theft
charges against a former Thrivent Financial adviser.