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.
Point holds citizen law enforcement class
POINT - Sharon Mras has worked with law enforcement officers
before, including preventing child abductions by reporting
suspicious behavior to the police.
man hopes to restore Four Mile Creek
RAPIDS - Ben Tilberg is an avid canoeist; he's been to Quetico
in Canada and the Boundary Waters.
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.
causes lasting damage for some apple growers
BAY — The effects of hail storm in Door County two months ago
are lasting. Apples
are rotting on the branches at Fellner Orchards in the Town of
Sevastopol, just north of Sturgeon Bay.
man charged with homicide in Wisconsin
— A Minnesota man who called police to ask for help a
passenger in his car who'd been shot has been charged in
Wisconsin with first-degree intentional homicide.
woman gets 9 months in jail for beating
— One of four people charged with beating a Wisconsin man and
leaving him in the woods to die has been sentenced to nine
months in jail.
predict fall color peak in Coulee Region
CROSSE — Wisconsin biologists are predicting vibrant fall
foliage throughout the Coulee Region.