Wisconsin hit hard by severe storms
— Severe weather uprooted trees, blew down power lines and
dropped golf ball-sized hail in parts of Wisconsin.
injured in gunfight after family gathering turns bad
— Milwaukee police are investigating a Saturday shooting
that injured four people, including an 11-year-old boy.
officer hurt while chasing man in stolen Porsche
- A Glendale police officer is recovering after being
injured while chasing a man suspected of stealing a Porsche
from an auto dealership.
Wisconsin companies misbranded supplements
- Three Wisconsin companies have agreed to stop
manufacturing dietary supplements after a federal complaint
alleged the products were misbranded, according to the U.S.
Department of Justice.
break up Wisconsin bar brawl
- Authorities have broken up a bar brawl in southern
Wisconsin that included alleged motorcycle club members and
dentist mistaken for killer of Cecil the lion
- A Wisconsin dentist is dealing with angry phone calls
because he has the same last name as the Minnesota dentist
accused of killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe.
dies in crash after killing pedestrian in Milwaukee
- Milwaukee police say a pedestrian and a driver are dead
after an early morning crash.
Polling places pose problems for disabled
- A new report has uncovered hundreds of accessibility
problems for the disabled at Wisconsin voting sites.
super PAC raised $20 million
-New federal filings show a super PAC supporting Gov. Scott
Walker's bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination
has raised a little more than $20 million over the first 11
weeks or so of its existence.
man arrested for shooting at street lights
RAPIDS - Police have arrested a Wisconsin Rapids man after
he allegedly fired his gun at street lights, saying he was
protecting the universe from aliens.
Industries reports 2Q loss
- Jason Industries Inc. on Friday reported a loss of $1.6
million in its second quarter.
names his chief attorney to appellate court
- Gov. Scott Walker has tapped his chief attorney to serve
as a state appeals court judge.
killed when TV topples over in Milwaukee
— Authorities say a 4-year-old boy was killed when a TV
fell on him in Milwaukee.
justice defends participation in Walker case
— Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser said
Thursday he didn't have to recuse himself from a ruling
that ended a secret investigation into coordination
between Republican Gov. Scott Walker's recall campaign and
Lake drowning victim found
LAKE — Searchers have found the body of a 77-year-old man
in a western Racine County lake. Wind
Lake Fire Chief Rob Robins tells WITI-TV the body was found
late Thursday morning.
sets special election to fill open Assembly seat
MADISON — Gov.
Scott Walker has scheduled a special election in September
to fill a vacant southeastern Wisconsin state Assembly seat.
won't investigate failure of theme park ride
— The state won't investigate the failure of a ride at a
Wisconsin Dells theme park.
cite lack of FAA guidance in midair collision
SUPERIOR — A
lack of guidance from the Federal Aviation Administration
and improper training were significant factors in the midair
collision of two skydiving planes over northwestern
Wisconsin about two years ago, according to aviation
county votes on Bucks arena expected in coming weeks
MADISON — The
plan for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena now shifts to the local
of SE Wisconsin plane crash ID'ed as Kentucky men
Authorities have identified the two Kentucky men found dead
in a plane crash in southeast Wisconsin over the weekend.