Senate committee holds hearing on state workers
Wisconsin state Senate committee is holding a public hearing
on a Republican bill that overhauls the state's 110-year-old
civil service system affecting about 30,000 state employees.
plans 33-story apartment tower in Milwaukee
Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. plans to build a
33-story apartment tower next to its downtown Milwaukee
17, charged in Saratoga woman's shooting death
A 17-year-old boy is charged with first-degree reckless
homicide in the shooting death of his girlfriend's mother in
looking man who hit teen after Badgers game
University of Wisconsin-Madison police say they're looking
for a man who punched a teenage Hawkeye fan in the face
following the Badger's loss Saturday at Camp Randall.
Crosse dorm director sends orgasm email to residents
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse officials have reprimanded
a dorm director for sending an email to residents giving
tips on how to give women orgasms.
court turns away appeal from former Walker aide
The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from a former aide to
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker who was convicted of campaigning
on taxpayers' time.
sought in Kenosha County homicide eludes authorities
BRISTOL A man
being sought in a suspected homicide in Kenosha County
continues to elude authorities.
court to hear former DOJ detective's whistleblower case
Wisconsin Supreme Court will hear oral arguments next week
in a former state Justice Department investigator's
look beyond latest plans for Titletown District
Early interest in the Green Bay Packers' proposal for an
entertainment, retail and residential district around
Lambeau Field has the franchise already thinking of
expanding its plans.
of Wisconsin-Milwaukee inaugurates chancellor
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has inaugurated Chancellor
Mark Mone, a former business professor tasked with leading
the school through a $30 million two-year budget cut.
police dog Grendel euthanized after health declines
FOND DU LAC A
retired Fond du Lac police dog that survived being shot in
2011 has been euthanized after his health declined.
to hold hearing on blaze pink hunting garb
bill that would legalize blaze pink clothing for hunters is
set for a public hearing in Madison.
demand Walker call transportation session
Democratic lawmakers are demanding Republican Gov. Scott
Walker call a special legislative session to deal with a
shortfall in road project funding.
on ducks could provide early warning on bird flu
Wildlife managers in the upper Midwest expect the first
results next week from tests that could provide an early
warning on whether ducks flying south for the winter are
carrying the deadly kind of bird flu that devastated the
region's poultry earlier this year.
Feingold raises $2.4 million, has $3.4 million
Feingold, the Democrat seeking to return to the U.S. Senate,
has $3.4 million cash on hand for his rematch against
Republican incumbent Ron Johnson, his campaign said
upholds conviction in Milwaukee crowd shooting
state appeals court says a man accused of shooting into a
Milwaukee street party was properly convicted.
identify woman killed crossing Mount Pleasant street
Police have identified a woman who was fatally struck by
a car as she and her husband tried to cross a street in
Virginia, Wisconsin school districts recognized
school districts across the nation that have found success
in using school data not just test scores to improve
student achievement were honored this week by the Data