children hurt in Milwaukee house fire
Milwaukee police say four children are in critical
condition after a house fire. The
fire broke out on the home's first floor shortly after 5
from UW-Madison win 'Amazing Race'
A team of "Sweet Scientists" from the
University of Wisconsin-Madison has become the latest winner
of "The Amazing Race."
Society blames lead bullets for bald eagle death
One bald eagle has died and another is in serious
condition in Wisconsin after ingesting lead from ammunition.
jobs agency losing another top exec
The fourth chief financial officer in less than four
years at the Wisconsin agency charged with job creation and
economic development is leaving.
sues county officials for putting down donkey
A Wisconsin couple is suing Ashland County officials for
euthanizing their mammoth donkey named Jethro.
oak tree at UW-Madison to be felled
The oldest tree on the University of Wisconsin's Madison
campus, beloved by some of its youngest students, is coming
Hollen says foreign land ownership OK
Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says Wisconsin state
law permits foreign ownership of land in some cases.
fraud hotline got 201 tips over 2 years
A hotline for reporting waste, fraud and abuse in
Wisconsin state government has received 201 tips over the
past two years.
man pleads guilty to drug charges
A Milwaukee man whose girlfriend went missing in 2013
has pleaded guilty to drug charges related to the case.
fatal shooting ruled self-defense
Milwaukee police say a 42-year-old man fatally shot a
man who was trying to rob him.
Milwaukee man crushed under car
Milwaukee County authorities say a man has died after
his car slipped off a jack and fell on him.
arrested following burglaries, chase shooting
Four people were in jail Thursday in northeastern
Wisconsin following a police chase, shooting and some home
jury acquits man in fatal store stabbing
CROSSE A jury has acquitted a man who claimed
self-defense in a fatal stabbing at a Kwik Trip store in La
Crosse last year.
Salvation Army red kettles stolen in Hayward
Two Salvation Army red kettles have been stolen in
Hayward in recent weeks. The
Salvation Army says one of the kettles contained an
service restored after roughly 7-hour outage
Emergency 911 service has been restored to multiple
southern Wisconsin counties after an outage that lasted
roughly seven hours.
drops gay marriage lawsuit
Attorneys who filed a lawsuit seeking legal recognition
of hundreds of same-sex marriages performed in June in
Wisconsin have dropped their lawsuit after the state said
the marriages would be recognized.
of religious school group named UW-Madison lobbyist
The director of a group that advocates for religious and
private schools was named Thursday as the new lobbyist for
the University of Wisconsin-Madison at a salary 14 percent
higher than his predecessor's.