man charged with killing woman, pointing gun at son
An Appleton man has been charged with killing the woman
he was living with and pointing his gun at her son.
police will end school safety program
Madison police will end a school safety program because
of budget constraints. Officers
have taught the safety classes in the Madison School
District and five private schools for the last 15
Vinehout to announce run for governor
Democratic state Sen. Kathleen Vinehout plans to
announce she is running for governor on Monday. An
email sent from one of her supporters urging attendance
at her campaign kickoff event in Black River Falls
spilled the news Friday.
Elections Commission to discuss Trump data request
The Wisconsin Elections Commission plans to discuss
whether it will respond to a series of election policy
questions posed by President Donald Trump's task force
investigating voter fraud.
freshmen class largest ever
This fall's University of Wisconsin-Madison freshman
class is the largest ever. UW-Madison
officials said Friday that a census taken on the 10th
day of fall classes showed 6,610 freshmen. That's up
from 6,430 last year.
mother says profanity toward son is free speech
The Wisconsin Supreme Court is deciding whether a
mother's profane tirade against her 14-year-old son for
burning popcorn amounted to free speech.
man charged with killing wife, blowing up home
MADISON — A
Wisconsin man accused of blowing up his home to cover up
killing his wife sent money to a Russian woman seeking
to come to the U.S. and also made payments to online
dating sites in the months before the blast, police and
prosecutors alleged Thursday.
lawmakers take aim at reformulated gas
Republican legislators are circulating a bill aimed at
ending the federal requirement to use reformulated gas
in six southeastern Wisconsin counties.
Vice President Pence to hold fundraiser in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE - Vice President Mike Pence is holding a fundraiser next week in Milwaukee.
Wisconsin couple plead not guilty in caged child case
RACINE - A Wisconsin woman and her boyfriend have pleaded not guilty to locking her 9-year-old granddaughter in a basement kennel.
Police investigating Anthony Smith graffiti on memorial
MADISON - Police are trying to find whoever spray-painted a message calling for justice for a black man killed by a St. Louis police officer on the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Memorial outside the state Capitol.
Indicted Wisconsin businessman faces new federal charges
MILWAUKEE - A Wisconsin businessman is facing new federal charges alleging he fraudulently obtained more than $9 million in loans and investments.
Graffiti spray-painted on monument near Madison synagogue
MADISON - Madison police are investigating after anti-Semitic graffiti including swastikas was spray-pained on a monument near a historic synagogue.
death investigated in Adams County
Authorities are investigating a suspicious death in
Adams County. Sheriff
Sam Wollin says a property owner on county Highway M in
Adams found the body Monday. Authorities say the person
had been dead for some time.
WWII soldier from Wisconsin to be buried Saturday
NEKOOSA — A
U.S. Army soldier from Wisconsin missing from World War
II will be buried in his hometown this weekend.
million bond set for man in wife's death, house
Bond is set at $1 million for a Wisconsin man who
authorities say killed his wife and tried to cover it up
by blowing up their house.
sales increase at national forest in Wisconsin
— A national forest in northwest Wisconsin expects to
sell its largest amount of timber since at least the
who died in Vietnam named honorary Marine
The photographer believed to be the first female
American journalist killed in a war has become an