officials allow Apostle Islands fire to burn
National Park Service rangers have discovered a fire on
one of the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior that they say
has been burning for weeks.
to delay formal request for iron ore mine
Gogebic Taconite says its application to develop an iron
ore mine in northwestern Wisconsin will be pushed back until
at least the fall of next year.
board: Primary turnout was 12.7 percent
Turnout for Wisconsin's primary elections two weeks ago
was even lower than state election officials predicated.
shows Edming won GOP primary for Assembly
Former Rusk County board member James Edming has won a
close Republican primary for an Assembly seat in
in prison for hiding a corpse
CLAIRE One of three men accused of burying a homicide
victim in Rusk County has been sentenced to a year in
woman charged with selling heroin to mom
Authorities have charged a 23-year-old Sheboygan woman
for selling heroin to her mother, who overdosed.
hits, kills woman walking dog in Wisconsin
SPRINGS Authorities in northwestern Wisconsin are
investigating the death of a woman who was hit by a train.
biking club league is launched
Mountain biking is a new club sport for teens in
Wisconsin High School Cycling League includes middle and
high school riders who compete in a series of fall races
that culminates with championship competition at Cascade
Mountain in Portage.
Levin: $488,000 for Great Lakes cleanup
Mich. Michigan U.S. Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin
have announced $488,000 in funding for a regional
partnership to restore habitat in the Great Lakes.
County to launch suicide prevention campaign
Dane County is launching a new suicide prevention
campaign that encourages middle-aged men to talk about
found after 5-hour search in Barron County
A five-hour search by land and air located a hiker lost
on the Ice Age Trail in northwestern Wisconsin.
County gets alcohol detection bracelets
Outagamie County will use alcohol detection bracelets to
monitor repeat drunken drivers in a special court program.
baseball team to wrap up season
A Wisconsin historical site's vintage base ball team is
getting set to close out its season next month.
wants to be 'World's Cheese Capital'
The city of Plymouth wants to officially claim the title
"World's Cheese Capital" and use it in its
marketing and tourism materials.
leads officers to home where body was found
CLAIRE A chase led officers to a home in Eau Claire
where a woman's body was found.
girl meets donor who saved her life
A northeastern Wisconsin girl, who would have died
without a bone marrow transplant, has finally met the man
whose donation saved her life.
group pulls candidate's support
A Baraboo attorney running for the state Assembly says a
conservative group pulled its support because of another
endorsement from a gay rights group.
killed in Afghanistan native of Wisconsin
RAPIDS An Army paratrooper who was born in central
Wisconsin has died while serving in Afghanistan.
Wisconsin governor commits to 2 debates
Gov. Scott Walker and opponent Mary Burke have agreed to
appear in two debates this fall sponsored by the Wisconsin
Broadcasters Association Foundation Board.