staff member accused of sexually assaulting student
GREEN BAY A
staff member at a Green Bay high school is accused of
sexually assaulting a male student.
board to consider rule closing grouse season early
state Department of Natural Resources board is considering
an emergency rule to shorten Wisconsin's ruffed grouse
season to protect the population.
man extradited to Missouri in wife's 2006 death
A Wisconsin man accused of killing his wife 13 years ago has
been extradited to Missouri to stand trial.
Monte closing corn-packing plant in northern Illinois
Del Monte Foods will close a corn-packing plant in north
central Illinois, idling more than 600 full-time and
implicated in missing brothers case charged in Kansas
FORT SCOTT, Kan.
A man charged with tampering with a vehicle owned by two
missing Wisconsin brothers is facing new charges in Kansas.
OK southwestern Wisconsin power line
regulators have approved a contentious power line project in
accused of threatening Menards distribution center
EAU CLAIRE A
Wisconsin man is accused of threatening to open fire at a
Menards distribution center.
dies, man injured in fall into Winnebago County quarry
woman has died and her husband was injured after they fell
into a quarry in Winnebago County.
seeks federal disaster declaration for 18 counties
Tony Evers is seeking a federal disaster declaration for 18
counties and two tribes that suffered damage during severe
storms in July.
Milwaukee girl shot when bullets strike home
Milwaukee police say a 12-year-old girl was shot when
bullets struck her home.
driver convicted in bus crash that injured 33
semi driver accused of taking too many prescription pills
before his rig slammed into a disabled school bus and
injured 33 people in Columbia County has been found guilty
of felony charges.
du Lac man pleads guilty to grisly shooting death
JUNEAU A Fond
du Lac man has pleaded guilty in a grisly homicide, and
prosecutors are seeking life without parole.
helping with storm cleanup killed by falling tree
Authorities in northwestern Wisconsin are investigating the
death of a teenager who was hit by a falling tree while
helping with storm cleanup.
convicted of killing officer fires attorneys
man convicted of killing a Milwaukee police officer has
fired his attorneys two weeks before his sentencing.
warns of security problem with credit card readers
WEST DES MOINES,
Iowa An Iowa-based grocery store chain is warning
customers about what it says is a security incident
involving payment card systems.
unemployment rate increases to 3%
Wisconsin's unemployment rate is up for the second month in
a row. The state
Department of Workforce Development reported Thursday that
Wisconsin's unemployment rate for July was 3%.
hearing set in case involving missing brothers
A judge has set a hearing to determine whether there is
enough evidence to try a man for tampering with a vehicle
used by two Wisconsin brothers who are missing and presumed
dead in Missouri.
calls for DNR to sell bug spray to prevent Lyme disease
Griffin Austin was an 11-year-old kid two years ago,
spending his days outside playing second base, shooting
hoops and fishing.
of Wisconsin soldier killed in Korea return home
19-year-old Wisconsin soldier killed during the Korean War
nearly 70 years ago will be buried in his hometown.
to plead guilty to seeking radioactive material
political protester from Wisconsin who once ran against
then-House Speaker Paul Ryan will plead guilty to seeking
radioactive material under terms of a plea agreement filed
in federal court.
State Fair sets modern-day attendance record
Wisconsin State Fair officials say this year's fair set a
modern-day attendance record. Organizers
say 1.1 million people visited the 11-day fair that ended
Sunday in Milwaukee.
spent nearly $10K to host wasting disease summit
state Department of Natural Resources spent nearly $10,000
to bring wildlife officials from around the Midwest to
Madison for a conference on chronic wasting disease.
mother accused of leaving children in hot car
suburban Milwaukee mother is charged with child neglect
after her two young children were found alone in a hot car
outside a store.
found on Lake Michigan shore ID'ed as missing swimmer
Authorities have identified a body found off the Lake
Michigan shore in a Milwaukee suburb as a missing
bell tower of Mazomanie church destroyed in fire
steeple and bell tower of a 127-year-old church in Mazomanie
burned down during a thunderstorm.
home explodes, killing man who was likely asleep
Authorities in Wisconsin say a man was killed when his home
exploded. Waupaca County
Sheriff Tim Wilz tells news outlets that the man killed in
the Sunday morning explosion was likely asleep.
officials confirm new cases of vaping damage
Wisconsin Department of Health Services says doctors in
Wisconsin have confirmed new cases of lung disease tied to
woman grazed by bullet as she slept
Police say a woman was grazed by a bullet fired from outside
her Madison apartment while she slept.
releases inmates' protected health information
Wisconsin prison officials say they illegally released
information that could reveal whether inmates are in
substance abuse treatment.
fine contractor $25,000 following gas explosion
Wisconsin regulators have leveled a $25,000 fine against a
contractor involved in gas explosion last year in Sun
Prairie that killed a firefighter.
killed in Washington County interstate crash
TOWN OF POLK
Authorities say two people have died in a single-vehicle
crash in Washington County.