gun group sues for Green Bay records
BAY — A group promoting Wisconsin gun owner rights is suing
the city of Green Bay for records that might indicate if the
city has a policy on carrying guns openly.
seeks to save Sun Prairie victim memorial
PRAIRIE - Thousands of people have signed an online petition
asking that a roadside memorial to a woman killed by a drunken
driver in Sun Prairie be allowed to remain.
man, 48, arrested for fifth-offense OWI
- Rock County authorities say a driver who was found slumped
over the wheel in a parking lot has been arrested for
fifth-offense drunken driving.
man, 35, convicted in fatal 2006 beating
- A Racine man has been convicted in a 2006 beating that was so
severe the victim lapsed into a coma for 18 months before he
museum opens powwow exhibit
- The Wisconsin Historical Museum has opened a new exhibit on
American Indian powwows.
accused of fondling cancer patient in hospital
CROSSE - A Whitehall man is accused of fondling a terminally ill
cancer patient while she was sedated in her La Crosse hospital
Clinton urge women to back Democrats
- Heading into President Barack Obama's final midterm election
in the White House, Democrats on Friday sought to energize
female voters, pointing to women as key to the party's future.
County clerk didn't follow model ballot
- Election clerks around Wisconsin, including the Democratic one
in Dane County, have decided not to use a model ballot for the
November election that's being challenged by Republicans as
confusing and benefiting Democrats.
fires consultant over jobs plan copying
- Democratic candidate for Wisconsin governor Mary Burke said
Friday she cut ties with a consultant she blames for copying
several sections of her jobs plan from platforms of other
student, instructor teaming up on safety app
POINT - Two members of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
community are developing a safety app that allows students to
track the location of friends who are out on the town.
AG hopeful drops defense lawyer donation
- Democratic attorney general hopeful Susan Happ has given a
campaign contribution from a defense attorney who brokered a
plea deal with her office to charity.
of missing boater found in Kenosha County
- Sheriff's officials say the body of a missing fisherman has
been recovered from a lake in Kenosha County.
convicted of 8th drunken driving charge
- Prosecutors say a Wisconsin man sent to prison for his eighth
drunken driving conviction told investigators he had gotten
behind the wheel while intoxicated hundreds of times.
woman gets 30 years in boyfriend's death
BAY - A Green Bay-area woman has been sentenced to 30 years in
prison for fatally shooting her boyfriend.
parakeet removed from squalid conditions
- Animal welfare workers have removed 15 dogs and a bird from
squalid conditions at a mobile home in Monroe County.
courthouse fire damages total $19.1M
- Milwaukee County officials say the final cost of a July 2013
electrical fire at the county courthouse is $19.1 million.
burns at vacant community center
— Firefighters are battling a blaze at a community center on
Milwaukee's south side.
gets 50 years prison in child sex case
Ill. — A former northern Illinois sheriff's deputy who
investigated child pornography was sentenced Wednesday to 50
years in federal prison on charges involving sex with a minor.
search Kenosha Co. lake for missing boater
— Authorities are expected to resume their search for a
missing boater on a Kenosha County lake.