teenager accused of shooting woman in face
— A Milwaukee teenager faces charges on accusations he
shot a 53-year-old woman in the face during a carjacking
arrested during Marquette University demonstration
— Police have arrested four protesters who sat in the
middle of a downtown Milwaukee intersection during a
demonstration calling for more diversity at Marquette
not returning Menendez PAC money for now
— Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, for now, is not
returning $5,000 her 2012 campaign received from the
leadership PAC of U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, a New Jersey
Democrat who has been indicted on federal bribery charges.
national forest to see cuts at recreation sites
— Cuts are being made at some recreation areas in the 1.5
million-acre Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in northern
and northwest Wisconsin.
students from Nepal organizing help for homeland
— Members of the Nepal Student Association at the
University of Wisconsin-Madison are brainstorming on how to
help relatives and friends in the aftermath of the
earthquake that has killed 3,700 in their home country.
gets more than 18 years in shooting gas station clerk
— A man must serve more than 18 years in prison following
his conviction for shooting a gas station clerk during a
police officer wounds teen who allegedly had gun
— Milwaukee police say an officer shot and wounded a
15-year-old boy who allegedly had a semi-automatic handgun.
runs into pressurization issues, passengers evaluated
— Officials say a Southwest Airlines flight traveling from
Las Vegas to Milwaukee was diverted to Denver Friday night
after reporting "pressurization issues."
DOJ files motion to dismiss right-to-work lawsuit
— State attorneys are asking a judge to toss out a lawsuit
challenging Wisconsin's right-to-work law.
Energy wants to build $750 million plant near Beloit
— Alliant Energy Corp. is asking regulators to build a
$750 million gas-fired plant near Beloit. The
Madison-based utility company on Friday filed an application
with the state Public Service Commission to build a plant it
says will provide cleaner power than the coal plants it's
political group to reimburse travel costs
— Gov. Scott Walker's nonprofit political group says it
will reimburse the state for costs related to the likely
presidential candidate's political travel.
indicts man accused of trying to join Islamic State
— A federal grand jury in Madison has formally indicted a
Wisconsin man accused of attempting to join the Islamic
County turkey flock is sixth with bird flu in state
— The deadly bird flu virus has been detected in a 90,000
turkey flock in Barron County.
want to end lawmakers' unpaid sick leave benefit
— A pair of Republican lawmakers wants to do away with a
perk for Wisconsin state senators and representatives.
to fix problem with marijuana byproduct law circulated
— A Republican state senator is circulating a proposal
designed to help make a marijuana byproduct available to
treat people with seizures a year after it was legalized but
still not accessible.
gives final approval for high-voltage power line
— Wisconsin regulators have given final approval to a $580
million high-voltage power line that will run between
Madison and La Crosse.
of numerous manhunts arrested at casino
— A fugitive who was the target of numerous manhunts
around Wisconsin has been arrested at a casino.