Francis middle schoolers create prosthetic hand for girl
FRANCIS Middle school students in St. Francis have
created a prosthetic hand for a 6-year-old California girl
using a 3-D printer.
lawyer gets house arrest for role in arson fraud
A Milwaukee lawyer has been sentenced to house arrest
for helping a client collect $325,000 in an arson fraud.
escape Racine house fire that caused extensive damage
Three people escaped safely from a fire in Racine that
caused extensive damage to a multi-family home.
Woman was on social media before fatal crash
A western Wisconsin woman is accused of chatting on
Facebook before a crash that killed three children,
including her daughter and two nieces, in December 2013.
court considers closing John Doe arguments
The state Supreme Court is considering shutting the
public out of oral arguments into three cases involving Gov.
propose waiving 1 day rest in 7 rule
A pair of Republican state lawmakers is working to allow
factory and mercantile workers to voluntarily work seven
consecutive days without a 24-hour rest period.
questions paying Walker guards on political trips
A Democratic state senator says taxpayers shouldn't have
to foot the bill for Republican Gov. Scott Walker's State
Patrol bodyguards on trips to address conservative
budget committee plans regional hearings
The Legislature's finance committee will hold four
regional public hearings for later this month to take
comments on Gov. Scott Walker's 2015-17 budget proposal.
teen facing charges in hit-and-run crash in Milwaukee
A second teenager has been charged in a hit-and-run
crash that killed a Milwaukee couple. The
17-year-old was charged Monday with operating a vehicle
without the owner's consent as a passenger.
Assembly committee to vote on right-to-work bill
The Wisconsin state Assembly's Labor Committee is
meeting to consider changes to the right-to-work bill,
although it's nearly certain that none will be adopted.
Court upholds conviction in ice pick slaying
The evidence against a Milwaukee man convicted of
killing his girlfriend with an ice pick was overwhelming,
the Wisconsin Supreme Court said Tuesday, rejecting his
argument that he deserves a new trial because he wasn't
allowed to testify.
St. Paul adults charged in multistate sex trafficking ring
PAUL, Minn. Prosecutors on Tuesday charged five St. Paul
residents in what authorities allege was a multistate
sex-trafficking ring whose victims included minors.
limit bill continues coasting through the Capitol
A bill that would increase speed limits on some
Wisconsin highways and freeways has coasted through another
green light at the Capitol.
plans 4 events in South Carolina
Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is making his
first trip to early primary state South Carolina later this
woman gets 5 years in baby's methadone overdose death
A Beloit woman has been sentenced to five years in
prison in the methadone overdose death of her 1-year-old
site could become federal marine sanctuary
An 875-square-mile area of Lake Michigan off the
Wisconsin coast could become the Great Lakes' second
National Marine Sanctuary.
suspect charged as adult in fatal Wisconsin stabbing
Prosecutors have charged a 15-year-old as an adult in
the stabbing death of a 13-year-old boy in central